10 Top Tips to Avoid Jet Lag Every Time

This summer, Flea and I are taking a road trip around the Canadian Rockies and Pacific North West. It’s a 10 hour flight each way and has major jet lag potential. But the big time difference actually works out perfectly for self-employed types like me. Holidaying on the West Coast,… View Post

Win a Family Trip on Eurostar this Summer!

Why not make your next summer day trip a wee bit more exciting, with a day trip to Paris or Brussels with Eurostar? Read on to find out how you and your family could be taking a FREE day trip to one of Europe’s most exciting city destinations, thanks to… View Post

A trip down Memory Lane

They don’t look like much. Simple wooden chalets tucked back from the road, barely visible through the trees as you drive though a tiny Scottish village. But something about them prompted my grandparents to look closer, way back in 1978. And that’s how my family discovered Ardwell. Six chalets in a row, facing… View Post

Things to do in Portugal when you’re 10

Before I launch into my review of our stay at the Orbitur campsite in Guincho, with Eurocamp, here are some things that I can only imagine happening on a Whittle family holiday: Confidently navigate to your campsite at midnight. Don’t begin to suspect that Ivona Silva is a common road name in Portugal… View Post

Review: Villas La Clairiere, Moliets

Are you a hotel person or a self-catering person? I’m a bit of both. For a city break and short trips, I like the convenience of a hotel and the option to order room service when I’ve been racing around all day. But for longer holidays, especially with kids, self-catering… View Post