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The best babymoons for parents-to-be

Wednesday, October 28th, 2015

First child on the way? Feeling a complex mix of outright terror and giddy anticipation? Sounds like you need a break. Here are a few babymoons for parents-to-be…

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Step away from those plastic pumpkin-carving tools (which always snap), cobweb sprays (why make your house look dustier?) and artfully shredded sheets (those were the new ones!): our friends over at KidRated.com – the site that specialises in reviews by kids, for kids – have rounded up the 10 best half-term Halloween activities in London and the […]

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Hotels with baby-listening let grown-ups roam free while staff keep an ear on the little Smiths. To take full advantage, you’ll want some parent-pleasing evening entertainment… THE ICKWORTH HOTEL SUFFOLK For kids This 1,800-acre country estate includes a pretty, walled fairy garden (fairy sightings not guaranteed) with a large lawn and preschool-perfect climbing frame, so little […]

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Best family holiday villas

Wednesday, July 22nd, 2015

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What dads want for Father’s Day

Wednesday, June 17th, 2015

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Have baby? Do travel. Here’s why…

Wednesday, October 15th, 2014

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In one of his recent Travel Dad columns for National Geographic Traveller’s family edition, Smith & Family founder and beleaguered father of two, James Lohan, offered his hard-won wisdom on how to keep the peace when you’re on the road with a back seat full of toddler… ‘Give it back, Tom!’ ‘Don’t bait your sister!’ […]

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The summer holidays are fast approaching: our top packing tip? Buy all those ‘last-minute’ essentials well in advance. We bring you family holiday inspiration, and Alexa Till (one half of the husband-and-wife team behind online kids’ fashion boutique Alex and Alexa) picks out the essential pieces to pack for easy-breezy holiday style…  CORNWALL, UK Where? Watergate Bay Hotel Why? Cornwall’s […]

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