Category Archives: UK

The Exotic East (Coast of Scotland): Fife destination guide

by Linda Hull Although as a general rule I would recommend the West Coast every time for a true taste of Scotland, there is plenty to enjoy on the ‘other side’ and proximity to lovely beaches as well as the … Continue reading

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Over the sea to Skye (with kids): destination guide

This post from Trunki Files’ Scotland expert Linda Hull has managed to elevate Skye from nowhere to the top of my must-go list. Maybe I’m seduced by those rare blue skies… — Our trips to the beautiful West Coast of … Continue reading

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Skimming stones, diving birds and the original Loch Fyne oysters: Argyll destination guide

I admit it. I am woefully ignorant when it comes to holidays in Scotland. Having only been there twice myself (neither time with kids), I am the last person to be dispensing advice about travel north of the border. Step … Continue reading

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Have baby, will walk: Northumberland destination guide

Let’s face it: anyone with kids over the age of two knows that the ‘walking holiday’ is a contradiction in terms. Sure, my wife and I still take our kids (age 4 and 2) out on occasional jaunts. But walking … Continue reading

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9 sunny things to do with kids in Sussex (and 1 thing to do when it rains)

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‘The sun always shines in Sussex’. That’s what my wife and I routinely boast to our friends. Whilst that might be a bit of an exaggeration (memories of June are still raw), it’s true that Sussex is one of the … Continue reading

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10 great UK beaches for babies and toddlers

For anyone with any faith left in the British weather and thinking about a UK beach holiday or day-trip, here are my top 10 favourites for babies and toddlers:

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Destination guide: North Norfolk

Why we booked Quite simply, we love it and need little excuse to go back. The major draws for us are Holkham Beach – one of our favourite places in the UK – and the charming, ever-so-slightly-honky-tonk town of Wells-next-the-sea. … Continue reading

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