Would you move to Australia ? I have been thinking more and more recently that I am raising my precious and beautiful children in a country that I am falling a little out of love with. There are a few reasons I would like to move away: The weather…it is summer now and it is dull and grey, yet again threatening rain. We are all inside and there is little…

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Barcelona is a cultural hotspot of Europe, with its artsy scene and distinctive landscape. It’s Spain’s second largest city with 1.6 million residents and is Europe’s third most-visited city after London and Paris. Its founding is unclear – two very different legends are both attributed to it – but the city’s intriguing history is what makes it all the more interesting. In more recent times, it’s clear to see just…

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As I’m sure you know we have recently returned from our holiday in the Algarve where we fell in love with the beautiful coastline, it’s rugged rocks and dolphin filled seas, it’s beautiful unspoilt beaches and coves and caves. What a magical place. I know we will go back one day. My children are ken cyclists and cycling round the Algarve would be such a treat. James Villas have recently…

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My little family of 4  have just come back from staying in the beautiful Villa Henriques in Gale Portugal. Such a gorgeous property and in such a stunning location we were actually quite heartbroken to leave. Such a happy and peaceful place. We really enjoyed our time in Gale and here’s what we got up to there and some links to other activities you may be interested in. The beaches…

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    London is a great city to explore with your family. But as always with kids it can go one of two ways; a rewarding and exhilarating day of fun or a stressful dash around one of the busiest cities in Europe. The secret to ensuring the former rather than the latter is all in the planning. Don’t try to cram in too much and do your research beforehand,…

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