Travel Purchases for March

From glam bikinis and silver shoes that are practical enough for motherhood to the ultimate tinted moisturiser, books to entertain the kids and a toiletry offer it’s the latest travel purchases by Tots2Travel.


Cullen Harbour Hostel

A review of the quirky Cullen Harbour Hostel in the north east of Scotland. Is it a family-friendly, budget option when exploring with tots?

Visiting an Elegant Stately Home with Kids; Duff House, Banffshire

Funnily enough I wasn’t entirely sure if my energetic, noisy and sometimes sticky toddlers would be a good fit with a visit to a rural stately home, but would you let two rugrats cramp your inner ‘Austen’?

Peterhead Prison Museum with Kids

I wasn’t sure about visiting the relatively new Peterhead Prison Museum with children. I wasn’t sure if IĀ even wanted to visit. The place used to give me the heebie-jeebies. It only shut its… Continue reading

Hotel Profile: Hotel Isabel, Costa Adeje, Tenerife

As a regular visitor to Tenerife with my young family I’ve found my favourite hotel to date.

Hostelling with Kids on BBC Radio Scotland

I thought hostelling wasn’t conducive to family travel. I was wrong. It works well, really well. I explained why to Fiona Stalker on BBC Radio Scotland’s Out for the Weekend.

Photo Journal: Sandend Beach on the Moray Coast

If you’re looking for a stretch of white sand for blustery innocent exploration then Sandend on the Moray Coast may appeal.

The Sail Loft Hostel in Portsoy, Banffshire

Quality family travel at budget prices. The new Sail Loft in Portsoy is a hostel with a difference.

Family Friendly Places to Eat in Aberdeen/shire with Kids

Looking for a round up of the best family friendly places to eat in Aberdeen and shire? Look no further. From cafes, to gelaterias, to sumptuous afternoon teas, it’s all here.

Ardanaiseig Hotel – Visiting Scotland’s Most Romantic Hotel with … Toddlers

Valentine’s Inspiration: Ardanaiseig Hotel on the shore of Loch Awe. What was it like to visit Scotland’s Most Romantic Hotel with … Toddlers