Monthly Archives: January 2011

Spas with children

I am a real fan of spas which offer children’s facilities – after all – who is more in need of some R&R than a frazzled parent? The first time I went to this kind of place was back when … Continue reading

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Eating out with children

It is no secret that the French are good at food, and that you can get a decent meal at a reasonable price just about anywhere. Bizarrely, though, this approach doesn’t generally seem to extend to the children’s menus. When … Continue reading

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Portaventura and Barcelona

After my last post about theme parks, I thought I’d share this which I wrote a few months back about out trip to Portaventura and Barcelona. One great thing about living in the South of France is it’s easy to … Continue reading

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The best theme parks

I am totally obsessed by theme parks. I could say I go for the kids but it wouldn’t really be true and I think they probably know that. We have a little tradition that every time we go to a … Continue reading

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Paris with kids (or without…)

Alex and I have just been to Paris for a couple of days. This was a trip sans enfants to celebrate a friend’s 40th birthday (it was a surprise for her) and very lovely it was too. We stayed at … Continue reading

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Family travel in France

There is much that is great about France such as fab wine and cheese, sunny days in the south and snowy winters in the mountains.There is, of course, much that is annoying in France such as nothing ever being open … Continue reading

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