WELCOME TO OUR FAMILY TRAVEL BLOG!

Welcome to the Flashpacking Family travel blog. We’ve been a travel family since Ernie – our eldest – was three months old, but only started this family travel blog five years later. We’re playing catch up and have lots of great content coming soon (Jordan, Sri Lanka, South Africa and Canada to name a few). Have a browse around our posts below for some inspiration and be sure to check back regularly to see more great family travel-related content.

Walberswick village in Suffolk.

Walberswick: A Complete Guide To This Idyllic Coastal Village

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Walberswick is one of England's most idyllic coastal villages. Our guide gives you all you need to know to including what to do, where to eat and where to stay.
Dunwich Heath walks.

5 Truly Stunning Dunwich Walks In The Suffolk AONB

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These Dunwich walks take in the best of the Suffolk Coast, from the unique shingle beaches to glorious heathland with a couple of fantastic pubs thrown in.
Yellow gorse at Dunwich Heath.

Discover Dunwich: A Complete Guide To England’s Lost City

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Looking for a true escape? The tiny village of Dunwich in Suffolk is a true delight. Discover what to do in Dunwich including where to stay and where to eat.
Arc de Triomphe in Paris at sunset.

10 Top Paris Tourist Attractions To Add To Your Paris Itinerary

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These 10 Paris tourist attractions should be on your Paris itinerary. Make sure to find out how to visit some for free and see our top tips for visiting Paris.
Views from Dunstable Downs over the surrounding counties.

Exploring The Stunning NT Dunstable Downs in Bedfordshire

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The National Trust run Dunstable Downs, the highest point in Bedfordshire, is a lovely place for a walk and kite flying with commanding views over four counties.
The spacious grounds at the campsite.

Château de Chanteloup: The Most Idyllic Campsite Near Le Mans

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If you're looking for a beautiful 5-star campsite near Le Mans, you need to take a look at Chateau de Chanteloup, one of the best campsites in northern France.
Woolacombe beach in North Devon.

55+ Stunning UK Coastal Campsites You Don’t Want To Miss

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This huge list of UK coastal campsites includes smaller campsites that are either on the beach or a short walk from a beach - perfect for UK camping holidays.
Natural campsite camping with three tents

The 21 Best UK Campsites With Ensuite Facilities

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Looking to go camping and like the idea of campsites with ensuite facilities? Here are 21 UK campsites with private bathroom facilties for camping in comfort.
Hertfordshire walks for families.

8 Fun and Easy Hertfordshire Walks For Families

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Keen on exploring the beautiful Hertfordshire countryside on foot? Here are some lovely and easy Hertfordshire walks for families to get the kids out and about.
Organise your own Reindeer safari in Finnish Lapland on cheap Lapland holidays.

DIY Lapland Trip: 8 Top Tips To Book Lapland On A Budget

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Can't justify the cost of a Lapland package holiday? The good news is that you can arrange a much cheaper DIY Lapland trip and this guide tells you exactly how.
Blenheim Palace Christmas lights.

The Magical Blenheim Palace Christmas Lights 2021

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The Blenheim Palace Christmas lights are truly spectacular and well worth a visit at Christmas. Our guide gives you all you need to know to plan your visit.
campervanning with kids up in the pop top roof with their cuddly toys.

Campervanning With Kids: 9 Essential Tips You Need To Know

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Van life with kids seems idyllic right? Well, it definitely can be but here are just a few practical tips for campervanning with kids that you need to know to get the most out it.