City Breaks

Top tips for your family UK city breaks. Anecdotes, realism and children.

Titanic museum, things to do in Belfast with teenager

11 unique things to do in Belfast with teenagers

From standing on the virtual hull of the world’s most famous sunken ship to hanging out in prisons and opulent Victorian gin palaces, Belfast has a unique combination of activities to capture your teen’s attention. Not to mention handling rubber bullets, signing peace walls and learning to fly.

ArcellorMittal slide, Olympic Park, London for kids

London for kids in 2021 – 23 essential insider tips

With sparkling Lidos, parakeets in the parks and Olympic slides, London with kids is always brilliant. And the good news is it can totally be done on a budget in Covid, even in the rain. It is harder to plan than usual and you need back-ups at your finger tips Here are my top tips for how to navigate setting up an itinerary with a few lessons learned along the way.