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Uncovering the best family holidays

The Ultimate Guide for Family Travel.

We're the Benders and we have travelled to over 65+ countries. We'll help make your next family holiday amazing with first-hand guides and expert travel tips. From packing to accommodation to sightseeing, you're covered with the world's #1 family travel blog. Read more... | FAQs...

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Guest blog postsGuest Bloggers

Along our journey we meet lots of fascinating folks. This section of the website features stories from other people that we think you'll find interesting. We love learning from their experiences and this is our chance to share those with you.

  • 3 Creation Stories From The Philippines

    3 Creation Stories From The Philippines

    Guest Blogs

    The Philippines is a beautiful country filled with natural wonders and stories from ancient times about how things came to be in their land. Characterised by the rich quality and sheer number of creation stories, the Philippines is one of the foremost weavers of such myths in the world.

  • 5 National Cuisines In Canada

    5 National Cuisines In Canada

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    Canadian cuisine has evolved from the far-reaching cultural influences - Europe, Asia, Caribbean, and especially Britain and France - the country had direct contact with, and the contributions that each individual, family, town, and region made to create the “smorgasbord” as it is considered today.

  • Long Haul For Families: Where To Go?

    Long Haul For Families: Where To Go?

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    We’ve been travelling around the world as a family for six years now, and we’ve seen some truly incredible places. We’ve visited beautiful countries in Europe, the US, Asia and the Middle East, and we’ve learnt how to nail a plane journey and negotiate public transport in a foreign language. But has long haul been worth it?

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Start Here - find out a bit about this blog and some of the most important and useful pages.

The Birth of a Travel Dream - Our very first family travel post & the reasons why we do what we do.

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We put interesting and relevant products for travelling familes to the test so you know what you can trust on your next trip.

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