Swimming pools in Iceland

October 16, 2013


Swimming in Iceland is a wonderful experience – the geothermal pools are in every town, even the smallest and they are often the social hub of the community. I would have liked to have experienced more Icelandic pools and it’s one (amongst many!) of the reasons I can’t wait to return. The Blue Lagoon is […]

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Fashion on the Move – Dandy Star AW13

October 15, 2013


We were delighted to be able to review some of the autumn / winter 2013 range from fashion house Dandy Star and so we took the opportunity to try out their designs on a day trip to try and spot some hot air balloons. We headed for a great country park at Ashton Court, just […]

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London – Royal Style – With Children!

October 13, 2013


Fairytales are full of princes and princesses but what’s better than seeing them for real! And you can…London is full of castles and carriages and there are so many wonderful experience to take children to. The history is everywhere you look when you’re in London, so we decided it was high time we went there […]

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Road Test – Katsuma Moshi Trunki

October 10, 2013


We love the whole Trunki range and the philosophy behind it. They are all for helping to make travelling fun for children and parents and they are very successful at it. So we were really happy to road test one of their latest designs, the Katsuma Moshi Trunki. There are a number of aspects to […]

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Hotel Review – London – Rubens at the Palace

October 7, 2013


Hotel and Location Rubens at the Palace is the closest hotel to Buckingham Palace – in fact it’s just across the road so you definitely feel ever-so-slightly royal yourself staying here! It’s a hotel that really does manage to combine the traditions and splendour of the past with all the modern conveniences you would expect […]

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We like to Read – The Snail and the Whale

October 3, 2013


We love to read, especially books that allow us to dream of travel and wanderlust! Inspired by the wonderful Tigerlilly Quinn’s blog we are going to share our favourite stories and books we like to read. And we could only start with one of my all time favourites, “The Snail and the Whale” by Julia […]

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Road Test – Brainbox on the Go World Game

September 30, 2013


Games that we can pack up into our bags to take away with us are games we love! If they also are teaching about the world then that’s even better. Brainbox on the go are a series of games that are timed memory games. You get an egg timer and 10 seconds to look at […]

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