Two Bedroom Villa At Disney’s Animal Kingdom Lodge Resort

Up until our trip to Aulani, we had always stayed in studio rooms at the Disney World resorts. They consist of a queen sized bed, a pull-out sofa bed, kitchenette area and a bathroom. Perfect…

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Which Disney Waterpark Is Best For Your Family?

Whenever we plan a visit to Walt Disney World one of the things I look forward to most is a day at one of the Disney waterparks. We have so much fun tipping each other out of our tubes on the lazy river or racing each other to the bottom of the slides, only to get out and climb back up to the top and start all over again!

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Wild Florida – Our First Airboat Ride Experience

As you may have noticed, I love Florida and Orlando in particular. I’ve been to Florida seven times now and before my most recent trip I was asked several times “why do you keep going…

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Reduce The Cost Of Your Orlando Holiday

Many people are put off of booking a trip to Orlando because of the costs associated with such a holiday. There are several ‘big budget’ items that are unfortunately unavoidable, but there are ways that…

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Teenage Girl Disney World Itinerary

With our next trip to Orlando getting ever closer I was talking to the kids about what their ‘Must Dos’ are and I thought it would be fun to share their itineraries with you. We’re…

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Where To Stay In Orlando – Villa vs Disney Hotel

There is an abundance of accommodation options in Orlando – villas, apartments, hotels that are off-site of the main theme parks and hotels that are on-site. We have stayed at an off-site hotel, a villa and at some of the Disney hotels. Our two favourite options are the Disney hotels and villas. 

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Visiting Kennedy Space Centre

In our opinion Kennedy Space Centre is a ‘must-do’ for anybody visiting Orlando. It doesn’t matter if you’re not that interested in space and the planets, just having the opportunity to see the launchpads and the space rockets is worth the entry ticket if you ask us!

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5 Reasons To Fall In Love With Disney’s Old Key West Resort

We had visited numerous Disney resorts on previous trips, to have meals at the restaurants, but we had never stayed onsite at Disney before and we weren’t too sure what to expect. From the moment the Magical Express dropped us off at Old Key West I knew we were going to love it! 

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A Day At Discovery Cove

Hidden amongst the hustle and bustle of the Orlando theme parks and attractions is Discovery Cove, an oasis of calm and relaxation. 

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Top 10 Family Activities To Do On Oahu, Hawaii

Hawaii is a great place to visit with kids – particularly tweens and teens. The long stretches of golden beaches are the perfect place to spend the day playing in the sun and there are plenty of activities, from surfing to hiking for the more adventurous visitor.

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A Day At Pearl Harbor

Top of our list of things to do on Oahu was a visit to Pearl Harbor. Both Mark and I had wanted to visit there for a long time and we like to make sure the kids learn a bit about the history of each place we visit. 

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The Day We Visited Jurassic Park At Kualoa Ranch

I am a huge Jurassic Park fan (except for maybe the 3rd film!) and I have always wanted to see where is was filmed. As soon as we had booked our trip to Hawaii I was on a mission to see if we could visit the location of the films as they were filmed on Oahu.

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Disney Aulani, it’s Disney but with a difference

Aulani, A Disney Resort and Spa, is in on the island of Oahu, Hawaii. It is situated on a little bay in Ko Olina, approximately an hour from Honolulu.

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A Day At The Baseball

Less than a 2-hour drive from Orlando is Tropicana Field, home to the Tampa Bay Rays baseball team. It is a huge stadium that looms into view long before you actually reach it – just like Wembley Stadium in London.

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Top Tips For Visiting Walt Disney World This Summer

There is no holiday like a Walt Disney World holiday, it’s a full on experience with rides, parades, fireworks, character interactions, water parks and much more. Walt Disney World is huge at 40 square miles. There are four theme parks, two water parks and Disney Springs, formerly known as Downtown Disney.

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Planning A Trip To Hawaii

We are so excited to be travelling to Hawaii later this year and we are busy looking at all of the things we want to do while we are there.

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