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Mindfulness for half term

15 February 2019

We asked Sian Stowell, a children's yoga and mindfulness teacher, for her ideas on simple activities to do with your child in half term to benefit your child, and you! Over to Sian...

15 glorious family-friendly holidays for spring

24 January 2019

There’s no better cure for the grey winter days than planning a fabulous getaway for your family. Just think – in a few short months, the flowers will be blooming, the days will be getting longer and (we hope!) we'll be basking in a spot of sunshine again. Here are our top Away with the Kids-approved spots for the perfect spring break. From luxury hotels to cosying up under canvas, we’ve got something for everyone.

Top tips for a family holiday in France

12 January 2019

France is one of the most popular countries for us Brits to visit. Nice and easy to get to - and with a wealth of options for beautiful areas to visit and places to stay. We've compiled some nuggets of info for families considering visiting France - things to consider to help make your trip a success. Enjoy!

5 top tips to get you outside over the Christmas period

21 December 2018

Tinsel, glitter, plastic wrap, batteries, boxes, cracker tat, if after a few days you are longing to escape the toy unwrapping, clearing and rubbish frenzy here are 5 top tips to get you away from the inevitable Christmas mayhem and out in the fresh air feeing good!

Away with the Kids visits: London’s Leicester Square

27 November 2018

We were invited to the bright lights of Leicester Square to experience their festive offering this year. So if you're in the capital, or thinking of having a day trip here in the run up to Christmas, read on...

7 really fun London museums for kids

23 November 2018

There are so many London museums to choose from! Read our pick of seven in the capital which are great for little ones.

What to do in the Lake District with kids

22 October 2018

“You have to escape the city every few weeks”. That's my new mantra. We have chaotic crazy lives (like many of you reading this!) and having quality family time together is ultra important.

Away with the Kids visits: The Valley, Cornwall

10 September 2018

I spent a lovely few days at The Valley in early summer with my husband and our young children.

8 of the best child-friendly holiday locations in France

6 September 2018

With such a variety of landscapes, you could easily holiday in France every year without getting bored. Add to that great food, lots of child- (and parent-) friendly attractions, and – of course – loads of fantastic places to stay, and the hardest job you’ll have is narrowing down just where to go. Here’s our pick of some of the best locations for a family holiday in France.

Away with the Kids visits: Geronimo Festival

20 August 2018

Earlier this summer Anna and family went to Geronimo Festival on behalf of Away with the Kids. Here's their honest review of it!

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