We’ve been on the road for over two months now so nappy changes in motion are part and parcel of our travels. What you probably don’t see behind the scenes is the reality of everyday parenting. It doesn’t matter whether we’re in a camper van, pool side, or scrambling over some rocks to a beautiful [...]

By | 2017-12-04T18:55:55+00:00 December 4th, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Winning the UK travel blog of the year award

When I got the email stating, you have been nominated for the UK travel blog of the year, I was sure it was my mam or dad. They are my biggest fans after all. However, it was a total surprise when I read the attached reasons why a complete stranger had nominated Travel Mad Mum. The [...]

By | 2017-06-28T15:41:48+00:00 June 28th, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Bali with a baby

Bali is an island with lush jungles, rice terraces, tropical beaches, coral reef, bustling towns bursting with character and the most sincere people. Modes of transport are easy on the pocket making it all the more accessible to experience the variety of surroundings. We went to Bali with a baby, when our daughter Esmé was [...]

By | 2017-11-09T03:29:27+00:00 February 2nd, 2017|Indonesia, Uncategorized|20 Comments

A review of Grotto Bay Beach Resort, Bermuda

Honestly, Bermuda wasn't particularly on my list of 'places to go'. Being pregnant, Bermuda first came onto my radar when I was researching zika-free destinations. Luckily, it's one of the few places safe to travel for pregnant women. Obviously it is not great for the world to have a zika epidemic, however it is great [...]

By | 2017-10-31T01:23:37+00:00 January 15th, 2017|Bermuda, Uncategorized|7 Comments

Babymoon in Bermuda

As I write this article, I am twenty-one weeks pregnant and have recently returned from our babymoon in Bermuda. I am a keen traveller and was fairly devastated so many destinations were out of the question due to zika. However, with every cloud there is a silver lining! I was researching zika-free destinations and came [...]

By | 2017-11-09T03:28:30+00:00 January 14th, 2017|Bermuda, Uncategorized|30 Comments

24 hours in San Marino

I can't bare to skirt around the outside of a country and not go into it. Even if it is as small as San Marino! Completely land locked by Italy, I never heard of it when I was younger. However, this tiny nation has been on my hit list for a while, since I have [...]

By | 2017-07-16T17:43:06+00:00 January 7th, 2017|Italy, San Marino, Uncategorized|3 Comments

Responsible Travel for Families

I am not sure if responsible travel is something that is becoming a hot topic over the last couple of years or if it's related to my influences. Nonetheless, it's something I am becoming ever conscious of on our adventures as a family. Being a regular traveller, I want to take it seriously, just like people [...]

By | 2017-07-16T17:42:59+00:00 January 2nd, 2017|Travel Tips, Uncategorized|2 Comments

Our 2016 travels in review

We are all about inspiring normal people to travel.  We hope we can do so with our 2016 travels in review. This year has been hectic for us as a family, aside from travelling. I had just started back to work after a year of maternity leave, we both had full time jobs until May [...]

By | 2017-07-16T17:42:55+00:00 December 26th, 2016|Travel Tips, Uncategorized|7 Comments