Tips For Planning a Long Car Journey With a Baby

Tips For Planning a Long Car Journey With a Baby

This post contains affiliate links Lots of road trips will be being planned at this time of year.  The most common will be a …
Tips and Tricks for Keeping Your Children Entertained While Travelling

Tips and Tricks for Keeping Your Children Entertained While Travelling

Written in collaboration with Mary J When many of us list travelling as one of our passions, we tend to be referring to discovering …
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 …
Best October Half Term Family Holidays in the UK 2018

Best October Half Term Family Holidays in the UK 2018

I’m guessing you’ve arrived on this article because you have been searching for the best places to go for  October half term …
Vango Beta 450XL Review (Best Festival Tent)

Vango Beta 450XL Review (Best Festival Tent)

We’ve been looking out for the best festival tent for families for a while now.  When Tiso found out we were going to …
5 Perfect Family Holiday Locations in France

5 Perfect Family Holiday Locations in France

Over recent years, France has seen something of a resurgence as one of the most popular family holiday destinations among discerning travellers from the …
Best Things to do in Devon with Kids

Best Things to do in Devon with Kids

Devon is such a beautiful part of the UK with so much to offer, but a lot of people seem to pass it by …
10 Things to do in Liverpool with Kids

10 Things to do in Liverpool with Kids

If you are looking for the top things to do in Liverpool with kids then you have definitely come to the right place.  I’…
Girls Suitcases | Great Children’s Carry On, Trolley & Luggage Sets

Girls Suitcases | Great Children’s Carry On, Trolley & Luggage Sets

Even though Indie and Brook are only 6 and 4 years old respectively we have still been through quite a bit of children’s luggage already.  …
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 …
Family Friendly Things To Do In Swansea Bay (South West Wales)

Family Friendly Things To Do In Swansea Bay (South West Wales)

As a family we were super excited about our trip to Wales with Visit Swansea Bay during half term.  I have to confess I …
Luxury Apartments in Devon: Cofton Holidays

Luxury Apartments in Devon: Cofton Holidays

I have to confess I’d never heard of Cofton Holidays in Devon until very recently. Since our visit to stay in their luxury …
7 Comfortable Budget Travel Options for Young Families

7 Comfortable Budget Travel Options for Young Families

If you have a young family, you might not want to put them through the torture of erecting a tent every night or pay …
Road Trip Essentials: Surviving Long Car Journeys with Kids

Road Trip Essentials: Surviving Long Car Journeys with Kids

Road Trip Essential Tips Over the last few years we’ve done more than our fair share of road trips with kids.  You might …
Best Summer Holiday Packing List (with Free Printable)

Best Summer Holiday Packing List (with Free Printable)

Travel Mamas, can I ask you a question?  Are you in charge of the summer holiday packing list? I bet a lot of you …
Best Children’s Suitcases for Family Travel (Top Rated)

Best Children’s Suitcases for Family Travel (Top Rated)

There are so many kids luggage on the market at the moment that I decided to bring you the top kids fun cases for …
Places To Stay – The Bristol Wing Hostel Review

Places To Stay – The Bristol Wing Hostel Review

I’m the first person to admit that staying in a hostel probably isn’t my first choice when it comes to planning a …
How To SURVIVE Camping With Kids At Festivals This Summer

How To SURVIVE Camping With Kids At Festivals This Summer

More and more family friendly festivals are popping up over the UK which means there will be more of you writing out your festival …
Warwick Castle Glamping Review (Staying at an English Castle)

Warwick Castle Glamping Review (Staying at an English Castle)

Glamping at Warwick Castle is probably one of the best castle stays in the UK for children.  We were lucky enough to stay in …
Family Glamping in Lincolnshire with Wigwam® Holidays Millside

Family Glamping in Lincolnshire with Wigwam® Holidays Millside

Glamping with kids is one of the easiest and best ways to get your children enjoying the outdoors at this time of year.  We …
Family Weekend in London: Royal Garden Hotel

Family Weekend in London: Royal Garden Hotel

A Special Family Weekend in London We are huge fans of taking the kids on London city breaks, and it’s made so much …
What Happens When The Kids Plan a Marella Cruise?

What Happens When The Kids Plan a Marella Cruise?

If you are a regular reader of Zena’s Suitcase you will already know that I’m passionate about putting kids at the heart …
No Drive Zone: Replacing The Family Car

No Drive Zone: Replacing The Family Car

For a lot of families, holidays are associated with very long periods spent inside a car. When you have young children, it can be …
The BEST Family Travel Guide For Devon Holidays with Kids

The BEST Family Travel Guide For Devon Holidays with Kids

Over the last couple of years we have had the absolute pleasure of being able to enjoy some wonderful Devon holidays with kids in …
Places to Eat in Exeter – Have FUN & FOOD at the Board Cafe

Places to Eat in Exeter – Have FUN & FOOD at the Board Cafe

Hello readers! Thanks so much for stopping by once again.  If you are new here, a huge welcome to you as well and I …
Seaton Jurassic – Prehistoric Adventures in Devon

Seaton Jurassic – Prehistoric Adventures in Devon

Visiting Devon gave us as a family the chance to learn more about the fascinating Jurassic Coast and the incredible history and geology connected …
Wildwood Escot – Family Day Out in Devon

Wildwood Escot – Family Day Out in Devon

For our last full day in Devon we decided to visit Wildwood Escot for some outdoor adventure with the girls. After speaking to Claire …
Visiting Seaton Tramway With Kids – REVIEWED

Visiting Seaton Tramway With Kids – REVIEWED

Kids and transport go so well together, so it seemed obvious for us to include a visit to Seaton Tramway on our recent holiday …
Stuart Line Cruises – Jurassic Coast Boat Tour REVIEWED

Stuart Line Cruises – Jurassic Coast Boat Tour REVIEWED

Our family love boat trips. They give us a different perspective on the place we are visiting and we get to enjoy our holiday …
Riverford Field Kitchen Restaurant Review + FARM TOUR

Riverford Field Kitchen Restaurant Review + FARM TOUR

Do you order organic fruit and vegetables from Riverford?  Did you know that they have a restaurant in Devon, called the Riverford Field Kitchen?  …

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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.