City Guide, Museum Visits

San Francisco – 3 Museums for Kids

On our last trip to SF, C was old enough to really engage with some of the great museums and galleries, and, more importantly, to ask to go. We took full advantage and made sure to hit two of the big guns - California Academy of Sciences, the Exploratorium, and SF MOMA. California Academy of… Continue reading San Francisco – 3 Museums for Kids

City Guide

San Francisco Long Weekend

It's been many years since I've visited San Francisco, so C and I decided to tag on to one of the husband's work trips for to see the sights. The weather was beautiful and we discovered a bunch of cool things that made C very happy! What made it easy to make an impromptu trip,… Continue reading San Francisco Long Weekend

City Guide, Museum Visits

Southbank Centre – Feb Half Term

Spoiler alert - (a) it is intensely busy at the Southbank Centre over any half term break; and (b) there is always something great to do so you'll fight your way through the crowds and go there anyway...... Just in time for February half term (but running till June), Southbank Centre launched the very ethereal… Continue reading Southbank Centre – Feb Half Term

Travel tips

Staying healthy on your family trips

If there's anything harder than traveling with a child, it's traveling with an unwell child. We're currently planning a month-long trip to Australia and New Zealand in December, which has reminded me of all the things that need to be done to make such a big trip as pleasant as possible. I won't guarantee we'll… Continue reading Staying healthy on your family trips


Travel inspiration – where do you find yours?

As we get closer to the end of the year I've been starting to plan trips for next year... it can be oddly difficult to choose destinations, especially when you're spoilt for choice living in London -the whole of Europe is Right. There. Not to mention all that the UK has to offer of course… Continue reading Travel inspiration – where do you find yours?