How to Survive a Ferry journey with Kids

Condor Ferry

I hadn’t been on a ferry since I was at school until last weekend and I was quite blase about it, after all I had never been unwell aboard a boat. When we arrived in Poole harbour to board, what is affectionately known locally as the vomit comet, I started to worry. The winds were howling and the rain was so strong it managed to blow up the poor check-in assistants computer so she had to hand write our tickets manually. Once we finally boarded the ferry we locked up the car and headed upstairs to get seated. Travelling with Condor… Continue Reading “How to Survive a Ferry journey with Kids”

My Top Ten Tips on Travelling with Kids!

Trunki

It is no secret that travelling with kids can be difficult, especially if you are on public transport of some kind and have other passengers to consider. Being a mum of six, I have seen it all. Been delayed for hours in a crowded airport, trying to stop a toddler running up and down the aisle on the train and trying to calm a scared child on an aeroplane, but I do have some valuable tips to share. Prepare them for the journey. Kids over the age of one have a fair idea of what is going on, so it… Continue Reading “My Top Ten Tips on Travelling with Kids!”