Family Friendly City Breaks in Europe: 24 Hours in Bruges With Kids

A round-up of super family friendly city breaks in Europe including my suggestion of 24 Hours in Bruges With Kids For some, a city break with kids in tow can seem like the stuff of nightmares, but here at Dais Like These we have to disagree. With so many sights, attractions, parks, restaurants, shops, and … Continue reading Family Friendly City Breaks in Europe: 24 Hours in Bruges With Kids

5 Amazing Beaches on Ile de Porquerolles, France

We had the most amazing time during our recent family holiday to Ile de Porquerolles, France. Before we even visited  I had heard wonderful things about the beaches; about the golden (and silver!) sands, the crystal clear waters, and the heavenly scented pine trees.  But I didn't realise just how beautiful they were going to be, … Continue reading 5 Amazing Beaches on Ile de Porquerolles, France

A Perfect Family Break to Ile de Porquerolles, France

We have recently returned from the most amazing family break to Ile de Porquerolles, a beautiful island to the south of France. After hearing tales of stunning beaches with clear waters, gorgeous scenery, and a totally laid back island free from over development, I was more than excited. Located off the Côte d'Azur, Ile de … Continue reading A Perfect Family Break to Ile de Porquerolles, France

Seaton Tramway: A Family and Dog Friendly Day Out

Recently we headed off on our first ever camping trip as a family of five (plus dog!) and had a fab time exploring what lovely East Devon has to offer. The staff at the Andrewshayes Holiday Park, where we were camping, had organised a complimentary visit to Seaton Tramway for us, and after discovering that it was … Continue reading Seaton Tramway: A Family and Dog Friendly Day Out

Camping at Andrewshayes Holiday Park

The summer camping season is fast approaching and as our family has grown over the years we have recently invested in a new (absolutely massive!) family tent. We have been itching to test it out for a while and so when we were invited as guests to visit and review the Andrewshayes Holiday Park in … Continue reading Camping at Andrewshayes Holiday Park

24 Hours in Bruges….Without Kids!

Back in December we visited Bruges with all three kids, hoping for a magical festive weekend visiting the Christmas market, sipping on  glühwein (or hot chocolate for  the kids) and squeezing in a bit of nice food and a Belgian beer or two. Unfortunately, the kids were just not on top form and our weekend was … Continue reading 24 Hours in Bruges….Without Kids!

Road Trips with Kids: Top 10 Survival Tips

Does the idea of taking road trips with kids fill you with dread?! It needn't! Because depending on where you live, packing up the car with all your family travel essentials and driving to your destination can sometimes be far easier than navigating your family through a busy airport or train station. Luggage is packed … Continue reading Road Trips with Kids: Top 10 Survival Tips

BSpa at Brooklands Hotel: The perfect Mum’s Day Off

They say you can't pour from an empty cup, and it's no secret that parents very often do just that. Like most mums, I am guilty of neglecting myself whilst concentrating on the day-to-day stresses of family life. My new years resolution, therefore, was to spend a bit more time looking after myself so that … Continue reading BSpa at Brooklands Hotel: The perfect Mum’s Day Off

Sicily with Kids: Amazing Things To Do In and Around Taormina

Writing a travel post over  two years after the last time you visited a particular country is not really the norm. But hear me out. I have visited Sicily twice, once as part of my honeymoon just over ten years ago, and then again as a family two years ago, with our kids in tow. … Continue reading Sicily with Kids: Amazing Things To Do In and Around Taormina