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Travel With Bender

Uncovering the best family holidays

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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 Things You Have to Experience in Val d’Isère

    3 Things You Have to Experience in Val d’Isère By Peter Tinter

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    Situated in the Rhône-Alpes region in southeast France on the border of Valoise National Park, Val d’Isère, along with Tignes, makes up the Espace Killy ski resort and is one of the most popular ski destinations in the country. But there is so much more then just skiing.

  • Starting Traditions: In Florence With the Kids

    Starting Traditions: In Florence With the Kids By Julia Perkins

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    Florence is one of those cities that’s best viewed by walking. The stunning architecture, colourful markets, and winding alleyways are made all the more unique when seen from the street. For a veritable open-air museum, stroll into one of Florence’s many plazas.

  • Gastronomy Of Valencia

    Gastronomy Of Valencia By Sophia Lopez

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    Valencia is currently witnessing a food and drink revolution with the birth of ‘gastro tapas’ and the ‘gin and tonic’ trend that is hitting the city. For those that want to follow the gastronomy trail and seek out some of the new, quirky and traditional food and drink attractions in the city here are some of the highlights of the gastronomic culture in Valencia.

  • “I Want No Arguing Back There” - How to Make Travelling With Kids Easier

    “I Want No Arguing Back There” - How to Make Travelling With Kids Easier By Josie Harpe

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    Your days of carefree, unplanned holidays may be over. Now that you’ve got kids, heading off on vacation may require all the organisation of a military operation. The important thing when you’re setting off on a trip is to make sure your children have plenty of things to keep them entertained. To help you avoid tears and tantrums while you’re en route to your destinations, bear these tips in mind.

  • Travel Disasters: Why You Really Need Insurance

    Travel Disasters: Why You Really Need Insurance By Sandra Blake

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    DON’T think you need travel insurance? Think again. That’s the message from Australians who have been injured overseas without travel insurance and their families. All it takes is a mosquito bite!

  • Experience An Amazing Journey By Going On A Cruise In Alaska

    Experience An Amazing Journey By Going On A Cruise In Alaska By Sarah Finland

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    There are many places on Earth that deserve to be seen during one’s lifetime, and one of these places is Alaska, with its wild and untamed wilderness and breathtaking scenery. You could spend the holiday of your lifetime by cruising through this wondrous region of the world! Here are a few reasons why going on a cruise in Alaska can provide you with one of the most intense and amazing experiences you could ever have.

  • Seasoned Traveller? Take The Where Are You Quiz

    Seasoned Traveller? Take The Where Are You Quiz By Sarah Gerrard

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    Think you're a real jet-setting junkie? Prove it. So, you like travelling. Everyone can tell the difference between a Colosseum and a Big Ben, but only a true travel vet will be able to correctly identify these lesser-known spots from around the globe.

  • Wonders of Yellowstone: Our World's First National Park

    Wonders of Yellowstone: Our World's First National Park By Emily Farrell

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    Yellowstone National Park was established in 1872 as the first national park anywhere in the world. It comprises a vast wilderness area that draws people from all over the world, who come to enjoy the beautiful scenery as well as the hot springs and geysers. Here is a guide to the park to help you plan your visit when you go on holiday in the United States

  • Spotlight On Crete: 3 Reasons Why We Love Heraklion

    Spotlight On Crete: 3 Reasons Why We Love Heraklion By Maria Giannouli

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    Thinking about taking your children on a summer holiday to Greece? If that’s the case you can be assured that Crete is one of the most perfect destinations for a family holiday. It is an island with so much more than just sand, sea and sun.

  • Top Family Friendly Destinations in Europe

    Top Family Friendly Destinations in Europe By Mary Holmes

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    A holiday alone can be stressful; an overseas vacation to Europe with the kids in tow – now that just has traumatic potential written all over it. Between needing to navigate your way through unfamiliar streets, struggling with strollers with an excess of bags, and attempting to feed them exotic cuisine, you can be forgiven for wanting to keep your holiday local.

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