Hidden Gems in England

Hands up who else is longing for a holiday this summer? Most of us in the UK are still nervous about travelling abroad. A survey this week suggested that fewer than one in 10 of us would holiday abroad in the near future despite the lifting of quarantine restrictions for popular summer destinations. Instead, it feels like the ideal summer…

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Family Travel Stories from Suitcases and Sandcastles

Do you want to know more about me and the family behind Suitcases and Sandcastles? Our family travel stories reveal a lot more about us: that all-important first trip with a baby, our best travel memories, the meaning behind our favourite holiday snaps and the kinds of holidays we like to take. You’ll also find out why I became a family…

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How to Use GPS Guided Travel Articles

Have you ever found yourself exploring a new city, guidebook in one hand, map in the other, and still been unable to work out exactly where you are or how to get to that amazing sounding restaurant you’ve just read about? Or perhaps you saw a great blog post with lots of ideas on the best things to do in…

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Hidden Gems in Paris

You’ve climbed up the Eiffel Tower, taken a boat down the Seine and been to the Louvre and the Musée d’Orsay. What next? What are the hidden gems in Paris that you need to see? And how do you avoid the tourist crowds? Paris is a city worth visiting again and again. It’s a city I fell in love with…

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