During a recent stay in Antwerp we booked the Holiday Inn Express Antwerp City North for one night. We booked via booking.com as we always tend to do. We booked a family room for a Friday, the rate included a continental breakfast. Parking is available at the hotel at a cost of €17 per night (correct 2017). It’s worth mentioning that the parking entrance is about 100 yards past the…

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We are always on the look out for great family friendly accommodation. We definitely prefer to stay in apartments or aparthotels with separate living and sleeping areas. The amount of times we have had to sit in the dark trying to get our son to sleep! During our recent trip to Barcelona we chose to stay at Happy Apartments. We booked a two bedroom apartment via booking.com as we always…

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One cold night in January we decided to book a very last minute trip to Disneyland Paris. We booked direct with Disney and left the next morning on a very early flight….yep that last minute! We booked into the Newport Bay Club Hotel, mainly due to the fact that there was a fantastic offer of a free full board meal plan included in the package! We had stayed at the…

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On our recent trip to Belgium we decided for ease and speed to use the Channel Tunnel. We had booked an early time slot (10.20am) and didn’t fancy a 6am alarm so we booked into the Folkestone Holiday Inn Express for one night, which is only a 5 minute drive from the tunnel check in 🙂 We booked via booking.com as we always tend to do (top tip: use booking.com…

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So the title of this blog may only ring true with die hard brick fans! Fear not though that is the end of Lego terminology! So it’s Saturday night (bank holiday weekend) and we have nothing planned for Sunday. We’ve been planning on taking Lochlan to Legoland Windsor for his 5th Birthday later this month so we thought why not visit the Legoland Discovery Centre in Manchester, you know to…

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