Family Travel Tips

When planning our trips we devour the relevant Lonely Planet or Rough Guide (whichever is the most up to date – watch for their publication dates!) and scour Tripadvisor for reviews, in conjunction with mini-blogs on Instagram which may be more up to date. We’re always looking for top tips on the destinations we’re planning travel to, particularly relating to travel with kids. Here are some of our top family travel tips from our own travels.

So what exactly is flashpacking?

Given the name of our website (and Instagram account, and facebook page), and the fact that the term ‘flashpacking’ isn’t that widely used – even within the travel industry – we get asked a fair bit; ‘what is flashpacking?’ Flashpacking isn’t a term we made up but is a description of a way of travelling that’s been around for at least 15 years...