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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!

Away with the Kids visits: Secret Meadows, Suffolk

31 July 2018

My family and I take an early Summer road trip from Leeds to Suffolk to check out beautiful family-friendly glamping spot Secret Meadows...

8 Top Tips for a Super Family Staycation

16 July 2018

It used to be that the humble staycation was the sensible holiday option for families on a budget, and although there’s still some truth in that, the tourism landscape is changing. Last year, a whopping 54% of Brits enjoyed a break in the UK, and more than a third of British adults opted for a British holiday simply because it was their first choice of destination, not because they were trying to save the pennies.

And Relax! 11 Luxury Child-Friendly UK Spa Hotels

28 March 2018

An indulgent spa break may not seem the natural partner of a fun-filled family holiday, but with these child-friendly stays you really can enjoy the best of both worlds. These eleven Away with the Kids-approved hotels are fantastic for families, offering an extensive range of activity options that will keep littles of all ages - plus mums and dads - entertained. However, quality childcare and dedicated kids’ programmes also provide the opportunity for you to sneak off to the spa for some indulgent adult-only time - music to our ears!

7 day trips in East Sussex

27 February 2018

East Sussex is full of amazing places to explore, come rain or shine.

Places to visit in Leeds

24 October 2017

Travel Tips

Yorkshire’s biggest city, Leeds is packed with quirky family activities and makes a perfect base to explore the surrounding Dales, Moors and coastline. We’ve picked just a few of our favourites from the city and surrounding areas.

Brilliant things to do in Oxford with kids

23 August 2017

Travel Tips

Oxford is a fantastic city to visit year round with kids. In addition to the university colleges being every Harry Potter fan’s dream day out there are a few hidden gems to ensure a visit to Oxford is a hit for all the family whatever the weather.

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