All about our Mazda Bongo 4×4 camper!

If you’ve been following us for a while, you know we love a good road trip. Whether it was overlanding Africa in a Land Rover for 100 days, or our European road trips in France or Iceland, we’re happiest on the road with the freedom to take each day as it comes. We love camping and exploring the great outdoors, and as a family of four, we have no problems living on top of each other in a...

Travel products

PACMAT review: the perfect compact picnic mat for families

For any outdoor loving family, a compact picnic mat is an essential item. Whether you’re hiking in the hills, off to the beach, or pulling over for a picnic on an epic road trip, it’s...

Travel products

Keen walking boots REVIEW: for kids and parents who love the outdoors

“I could walk for one hundred days in these hiking boots!” exclaimed Arthur (age 5) as we set off on our weekend hike in the Peak District; all wearing our new Keen walking boots to...

European city breaks, Germany

Best cities to visit in Germany with kids

A short city break can often feel as revitalising as a week-long holiday. It’s just a case of being prepared with knowing what kids’ activities are available, yet allowing yourself time to wander and unveil...

European city breaks, Germany

Top 10 things to do in Cologne with kids

Like seemingly all German cities, Cologne makes for a fantastic family city break. But I would go as far to say that it was our favourite stop on our half term German cities tour, which...

Africa-general

The BEST Malaria free safaris in Africa

Do malaria free safaris exist? And will my experience be as as good as visiting the big parks? Now is not the time to travel, but I’m continuing to publish the odd post to this...