Mum Knows Best: 10 Great Mummy Travel Bloggers

A snapshot of travel blogging as a mum

As it’s Mother’s Day on 18th March in the UK, it seems only right to take a look at some of the brilliant mummy bloggers out there who love to travel.

Becoming a parent does change your life, but it certainly doesn’t mean you can’t enjoy a trip away, either as a quick break or a round-the-world tour.

Some of these bloggers are expats and they’ve shared their take on living and parenting abroad. Read on for some very inspiring mums… Continue reading Mum Knows Best: 10 Great Mummy Travel Bloggers

Top 10 Free Attractions in Madrid

Madrid's stunning views don't cost the earth.

Madrid is the largest city in Spain and an amazing place of culture, history, beautiful sights and unique attractions, from the Prado Museum to traditional Spanish food such as churros with chocolate.

It’s easy to be overwhelmed by the amount of choice, as well as wondering how far your spending money will go when you’re there. Don’t panic – here are ten free and exciting attractions to put on your to-do list for a Madrid city break. Your wallet will thank you!

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Travelling Made for Two: 10 of the Best Couple Travel Bloggers

She told him to ask for directions two miles back, but he wouldn't listen... the idyllic life of travel blogger couples

Experiences are often better when they’re shared, and that’s definitely the case for travel bloggers, who manage to rope in their partners for the journey (and let’s face it, you wouldn’t have to be bribed to go and see the world).

The great thing about blogger pairs is that you get double the opinions and advice about visiting different countries, and sometimes double the amount of cool articles. Here are some of our favourite duos that would rather have a couples' holiday:

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Top 10 Family Things to Do in The Algarve

Dolphins at Zoomarine. Credit: Christine Agate-Amorim

Both beautiful and interesting, the Algarve in southern Portugal is both well known and widely unexplored.

Many of her treasures have yet to be found by the masses - while most might think of this area as being full of beaches and hotels, there is so much more to discover, from flamingos to castles.

These are my top 10 things to do with the whole family on a holiday to the Algarve:

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Top 10 travel bloggers in 2011

easyJet holidays' Top travel bloggers from 2011

easyJet holidays' Top travel bloggers from 2011

Really good travel blogging is something of an art form, writing about the destination you're in and creating a story of your own in a new location is exciting and fulfilling for those who do it.

Some of the team's favourites for 2012 were covered a previous post, but here are the easyJet holidays blog Top travel blogs from the last year.

Here are the blog team's top bloggers in 2011:
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Competition: Win 10 fantastic holiday reads

Have you ever read a book and thought "I've really got to go there!"? That kind of inspiration is what the easyJet holidays blog team are all about!

To celebrate some of the best travel reads that give the most inspiration, the blog team have got together with Stanfords the Travel Bookshop to give you the chance to win ten fantastic holiday reads.

Take a look at the ten great books below, where you'll find books that are both excellent for inspiring your next trip but also brilliant for a great read when you're relaxing on a sunny beach somewhere!
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Top 10 Travel blogs in October

Blogger of the Month

Blogger of the Month

It's that time again when the blog team choose their favourite reads from the last month, it's Octobers Top 10 Travel blogs. As ever the choice is varied and exciting.

The blog team are ever busy reading lots of blogs throughout the month. The team want keep in the loop of what's great in destinations that the easyJet holidays website serve and here are a selection of the blogs that the team wanted to share the most.
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Top 10 Travel blogs in September

Blogger of the Month

Blogger of the Month award, September 2011

It's October now, and the blog team have already begun the search for October's best in show, but the votes have been counted (and verified), so here are the Top 10 Travel blogs in September 2011.

Every week the easyJet Holidays website's blog team read blogs from all over the world, the following are a sample of the best blogs the team has found this month – if you aren’t mentioned, by all means get in touch and tell us about your blog and how awesome it is!

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Top 10 Travel blogs in August

Blogger of the MonthWith an extra few weeks to choose our blogs the easyJet Holidays bloggers this month should feel even more special than usual!

Week on week we read and enjoy hundreds of blogs, which means we're in touch with hundreds of great bloggers the world over - if you aren't mentioned, by all means get in touch and tell us about your blog and how great it is.

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Five fantastic ways to get to know Barcelona

Park Guell view

Park Guell view, Barcelona

A city break to Barcelona offers a wealth of sights to see and things to do, all across the city you’ll find something that draws you in, but what’s the best way to see all that’s on offer?

Well we’ve gone and done a little research and unearthed some great ‘Must Do’ trips so you can really get to know Barcelona…far from the usual open top bus tours, these hand picked suggestions promise riotous fun and lots to take in on your Spanish holiday.

Read on for a round up of the five brilliant ways we've found that you can discover Barcelona.

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