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We are a family of with five children, the oldest is nine, has special needs and has to be supervised closely; two girls of seven and five who like to(...)

City lights from Tower of the Americas, San Antonio. Photograph: Getty Images
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We are planning a visit to Texas in autumn, travelling to Corpus Christi, San Antonio, Austin, and Dallas. Should we book independently or take a fly-(...)

The Promenade des Anglais Panorama, Nice, France
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My husband and I are celebrating our 40th wedding anniversary this year. I am perplexed as to a holiday suggestion. We are active and sociable and Gre(...)

For several years me, my husband and our two boys ( eight and 10) have stayed at an all-inclusive hotel in Ireland but the boys are now past th(...)

Soak up the sun without breaking the bank in Santorini

Myself and my fiancé are searching for a honeymoon. We hope to go at the start of September for two week(...)