Episode 4: Why We Love Going To Spain

Episode 4: Why We Love Going To Spain

I’m really excited to share this week’s episode of the Zena’s Suitcase podcast with you.  As you might already be aware …
Where’s The Best Place to Holiday in Spain for Families? (AD)

Where’s The Best Place to Holiday in Spain for Families? (AD)

I’ve found myself talking to many families over the years about their first holiday abroad with kids.  They often feel nervous about flying …
5 Reasons Why Students Should Move to Spain to Study

5 Reasons Why Students Should Move to Spain to Study

Spain is a very beautiful country and if you are considering studying in this here, you have many different options to choose from.  There …
9 (BEST) Things to do in Nerja – Costa del Sol, Spain

9 (BEST) Things to do in Nerja – Costa del Sol, Spain

If you have found my post I’m guessing you have booked your holiday in the Costa Del Sol and are at the very …
7 Ways To Discover Costa Barcelona Spain (Travel Guide)

7 Ways To Discover Costa Barcelona Spain (Travel Guide)

Spain is one of my favourite countries to visit because I love the culture, the food and the landscape.  When I was invited to …
Nerja: My Favourite Holiday Destination In Spain

Nerja: My Favourite Holiday Destination In Spain

A holiday can be many different things.  It can be exploring somewhere new, like our recent visits to Liverpool and York or our up …
Family Holiday to Agadir – Travel Review

Family Holiday to Agadir – Travel Review

It’s taken me a while to think about how I wanted to approach sharing our family holiday in Agadir.  As a family, we …
How to Plan Your Mediterranean Boating Adventure

How to Plan Your Mediterranean Boating Adventure

You work hard all year round to support yourself and those that you love the most. So when it comes time to take a …
How to Find Cheap Accommodation for Your Trekking Holidays in Europe This Year

How to Find Cheap Accommodation for Your Trekking Holidays in Europe This Year

Our planet is filled with extraordinary places, and extraordinary experiences, just waiting for us to come along and explore them! Unfortunately, however, not all …
Best February Half Term Holidays For Families

Best February Half Term Holidays For Families

Have you booked your February half term holidays yet?  If the answer is no these ideas could be just what you are looking for.  …
How To Find The BEST EURO RATE On The High Street

How To Find The BEST EURO RATE On The High Street

Getting the best Euro rate on the high street can make a huge difference to your holiday cash if you are travelling from the …
Monica Isabel Beach Club Review (Albufeira, Portugal) 

Monica Isabel Beach Club Review (Albufeira, Portugal) 

I wasn’t going to write a review about the Monica Isabel Beach Club in Albufeira, but after our holiday in Portugal at this …
Win a Holiday for 2019! This Week’s Top Travel Giveaways

Win a Holiday for 2019! This Week’s Top Travel Giveaways

Have you ever won a holiday?  I have and it’s an awesome feeling!  I won a trip to Spain and we had the …
Win! Would You Love To Visit Your 7 Wonders of the World?

Win! Would You Love To Visit Your 7 Wonders of the World?

Travel for me is about visiting incredible new places. In the early part of my life I really didn’t travel very far, but …
3 Great Travel Inspired Kitchen Ideas

3 Great Travel Inspired Kitchen Ideas

If you are about to have a new kitchen it’s a fantastic time to bring your love of travel into the home. Food …
Very Good Reasons Why Barcelona Is Catalonia’s Pride

Very Good Reasons Why Barcelona Is Catalonia’s Pride

Currently in the news, there’s a bit of a strange political ordeal going on in Spain. It’s not something that has affected …
Vango Edoras 500XL Air REVIEW – The Perfect Family Tent?

Vango Edoras 500XL Air REVIEW – The Perfect Family Tent?

Gifted Product Review Over the summer we were asked to review the Vango Edoras 500XL Air tent for the blog.  We set ourselves the …
3 Benefits of Booking Your Family a Holiday Villa

3 Benefits of Booking Your Family a Holiday Villa

Collaborative Post  Planning the perfect family vacation isn’t all that straightforward. You’ve got to find activities that will appeal to everyone — particularly …
Top 10 Winter Sun Holidays for Families

Top 10 Winter Sun Holidays for Families

This is a collaborative post With the nights getting darker and the distinct chill there is now in the UK I’m literally dreaming …
How to Save Money on Your Last Minute Summer Holiday

How to Save Money on Your Last Minute Summer Holiday

Travel, particularly in the summer holidays can be an expensive activity, yet for many parents, it is the most suitable time to go away …
CLOSED Win a 2 Night Holiday with Yelloh! Village (Easy to Enter)

CLOSED Win a 2 Night Holiday with Yelloh! Village (Easy to Enter)

Have you heard of Yelloh! Village before?  If you have been reading the blog for a while you might remember that we went on …
Are Cruise Holidays Family Friendly?

Are Cruise Holidays Family Friendly?

Following on from my last post about choosing an inside cabin when booking a cruise holiday, I thought it might be helpful to share …
Tenerife: The Ultimate List of Things to do for Active Families

Tenerife: The Ultimate List of Things to do for Active Families

I’m guessing that if you have come here to find out about things to do in Tenerife, you have already booked your family …
Best Day Out in Cornwall? Visiting the Eden Project with Kids

Best Day Out in Cornwall? Visiting the Eden Project with Kids

Everyone in the family was super excited about visiting the Eden Project during our Cornwall holiday. For many years I’ve wanted to tick …
3 Tips For Buying Great Travel Shoes Online

3 Tips For Buying Great Travel Shoes Online

I don’t know about you, but to me time is precious and as a result I shop online for most things, including travel …
Mediterranean Inspired Baby Food From Piccolo

Mediterranean Inspired Baby Food From Piccolo

One of my favourite countries to visit with the family is Spain.  As well as the gorgeous beaches and warm weather I really love …
All You Need To Know About Travelling Solo With Kids

All You Need To Know About Travelling Solo With Kids

Over the years I’ve travelled quite a lot with just my kids as travel companions.  I’ve been in both camps in that …
Family Travel Trends & The Influence of Family Travel Blogs

Family Travel Trends & The Influence of Family Travel Blogs

I would definitely call myself curious by nature, and back in October I decided to reach out to Zena’s Suitcase followers on social …
Our Travel Goals Update & Why Making Travel Plans Is Essential

Our Travel Goals Update & Why Making Travel Plans Is Essential

When you make any kind of resolution for the year ahead, it’s always productive to take a moment to reflect on how things …
Family-Friendly Marbella for the Non-Rich and Famous

Family-Friendly Marbella for the Non-Rich and Famous

When you think of a family holiday in Europe, places like Portugal, France and Spain will instantly spring to mind. But even with places …

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Whether you are looking for travel tips to make the most of your next cruise holiday or you need UK travel ideas we’ve got you covered on Zena’s Suitcase UK travel blog.  We started sharing our holiday and travel reviews in 2013, so if you can’t find the travel, family or lifestyle blog above you are after make sure you head over to the search bar to find what you need.  Think of us as one of the best travel blogs brimming with ideas to get you out and about with and without the kids.