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Hotel Booking Tips You Need To Know

June 18, 2020 admin 0

Your hotel room is often the biggest expense of your trip, so saving a few pounds a night on your room can make a big difference to your budget. Whether you’re looking to get the cheapest price you can get or a more luxurious room for your money, there are a number of hacks you can use.  Here are my top hotel booking tips…. Use A Price Comparison Site, Then Check Direct Price comparison sites […]

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Our review of YHA Oxford 2020

February 26, 2020 admin 1

Over half term we were invited to stay at YHA Oxford for two nights in one of their family en suite rooms. We have stayed with YHA on a number of occasions over the past three years, in a variety of different accommodation types including; pods, bell tents and even a tipi but we have always been in more rural settings, never a city centre, so I was looking forward to seeing what, if anything, […]

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Use this discount code for booking.com

October 4, 2019 admin 0

If you are planning a night away then booking.com is one of the best places to search. Not only do they have hotels and B’s and B’s the world over, they also have something for everyone and cater for all budgets. And what makes it even better is that you can now use our discount code for booking.com to get 10% of your total cost back.   Just click here to get your discount code […]

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Would you ever stay in a youth hostel?

November 24, 2015 admin 1

The Youth Hostel Association got in touch with me and asked if my family and I would like to review one of their youth hostels, any one we could choose. I dismissed the idea immediately, I’m not a snob by any stretch of the imagination but I had no intentions of taking my children to a grubby run down youth hostel full of all sorts of strange individuals sharing one large room.  Out of curiosity […]