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Through the eyes of a 4-year old

On the few occasions that Dubai has ever come up in conversation, I have to admit that I’ve always pictured young couples on honeymoon, luxurious hotels and an intense heat that means you spend the whole holiday floating on an inflatable … Continue reading

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Five in Florida (Travelling with a toddler) – Our trip – Legoland

Legoland Hmm. I have really mixed feelings about Legoland, and I’m actually finding it quite hard to put in words exactly what it was that we didn’t like about this place. The Legoland in the UK is just so different – … Continue reading

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Five in Florida (Travelling with a toddler) Part 5 – Our trip

Our trip I was originally going to write just one blog post about the whole of our trip (yeah right!) but that has already turned into these 4: – Part 1 – Pre-planning stage Part 2 – How to book … Continue reading

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Five in Florida (Travelling with a toddler) Part 4 – Travel tips

Travel tips You’ve pre-planned your trip to Orlando, worked out how to book, and accepted that you can’t do everything.. now it’s time to prepare for travel! There are loads and loads of great blog posts about the best ways … Continue reading

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Five in Florida (Travelling with a toddler) Part 3 – You can’t do everything

You can’t do everything Following on from my previous ‘Five in Florida’ posts – the Pre-planning stage and How to book, the idea that I wouldn’t be able to do everything was perhaps the hardest thing for me to accept … Continue reading

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Five in Florida (Travelling with a toddler) Part 2 – How to book

How to book So you may have already seen my post on pre-planning a trip to Orlando. I also wanted to write about how we tackled the booking stage. First though, my advice would be to bookmark everything. If you find an interesting article … Continue reading

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Five in Florida (Travelling with a toddler) Part 1- Pre-planning stage

The Pre-planning stage Hubby and I decided when Willow was approaching 2 years old that we’d really like to do one big trip with her before we thought about having a second child. Florida was always somewhere we’d wanted to … Continue reading

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Finding My Scents of Adventure

Earlier this week I spotted an amazing competition from Kuoni, offering a week in the Maldives to the person who can come up with a signature scent for these islands. The campaign is called ‘Scents of Adventure’, and is a very … Continue reading

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The Coconut Road

When Schwartz and McCormick asked for a favourite flavor story or memory on the foodies100 website, I instantly thought of the humble coconut. Never has a flavour evoked such strong memories and been so ever-changing throughout the stages of my life. My journey with … Continue reading

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You don’t always need a travel buddy – My decision to visit Egypt, alone.

As I sat in the coach that was transferring this handful of tired tourists to our ship at Luxor, I cried. They were tears of happiness. Alone, I had flown here to Egypt to finally visit the country that had … Continue reading

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