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SHOULD YOU TAKE THE KIDS ON HOLIDAY IN TERM TIME?

A warning to all those about to dive into this article – it is long and ever so slightly geeky (graph alert). However, the issue of parents taking their children out from school during term time in order to take a holiday has become such a topic of conversation that I hope you will find…

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NEW CENTER PARCS UNVEILS FIRST LODGE

Center Parcs has revealed what the lodges will look like at its fifth park, due to open later this spring near Ampthill in Bedfordshire. The Woodland Lodge, show in the picture, is the first of 625 lodges to be opened at Center Parcs Woburn Forest, a few miles from junction 13 of the M1 and…

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FAMILIES WORLDWIDE: TEN COOL NEW ADVENTURES FOR 14/15

A visit by train to an underground cathedral carved out of salt in Colombia is one of the highlights of 10 new trips added to the 2014/15 programme from Families Worldwide, which specialises in holidays for adventurous parents and kids. The salt cathedral visit is part of a 12 day Journey to Colombia itinerary, departing…

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TEN THINGS TO DO WITH KIDS IN PARIS

The French capital is a perfect place to take children of all ages – it has open spaces, museums, grand buildings and family-friendly attractions. Here is my choice of ten interesting things to do with children when in Paris. The Jardin du Luxembourg  On a sunny day, there are few places better to spend the afternoon with…

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