Zenbabytravel

London lifestyle & travels with kids and babies

Luxury hotel Etna Sicily : Relais Monaci delle Terre Nere

Back to Sicily after 6 years, so for the occasion, we picked a luxury hotel Etna Sicily and started the roadtrip by visiting Mount Etna with kids and effectively spending … Continue reading

June 3, 2018 · 20 Comments

Days out in Suffolk : Ickworth hotel spa

As culture lovers, gardens addicts and adepts of sustainable luxury – what better way to celebrate my birthday than a week-end getaway with Ickworth hotel spa, part of the Luxury … Continue reading

May 15, 2018 · 33 Comments

National Trust Claremont Gardens – days out in Surrey with kids

45 minutes drive from Kensington, National Trust Claremont Gardens  felt worlds apart buzzy London. And as the Bank holiday week-end treated us with proper summer temperatures and blue skies, we picked a … Continue reading

May 11, 2018 · 9 Comments

France road trip with kids: 5 superb chateaux hotels

I fell in love with chateaux hotels in France a long time ago; they bring a different dimension of enjoying life: exquisite food, world class wines, lots of serenity, privacy … Continue reading

April 11, 2018 · 43 Comments

Romantic breaks with hot tub – Valentines with kids

Valentines may be a cliché and one may not stick to February 14th to celebrate. BUT one does not have to be Esther Perel or Alain de Botton to figure out that grown up time is utterly important for healthy happy dynamics. And kids can be also brought along on romantic trips should you go to the right places! How about Martinhal in Portugal, Calcot Manor in Cotswolds or an Italian little known gem – Camogli?

January 27, 2018 · 16 Comments

Best day trips from Aix en Provence with kids

October half-term, Provence with kids, 2 mums with precisely 4 kids ages 4 to 7, what an adventure! A week filled with seaside indulging, cities sightseeing, mountain & castles exploring … Continue reading

November 17, 2017 · 15 Comments

Ham House Richmond: great haunted house London Halloween

A favourite National Trust, Ham House Richmond sits beautifully by the river: enchanted according to many and haunted according to some. We visited regularly over the years and Ham House with … Continue reading

October 23, 2017 · 16 Comments

Kew Gardens children’s activities. Glorious in every season.

Kew Gardens have been a favourite of mine for over 15 years – basically, since I moved to London. Founded in 1840, Kew hosts the largest and most diverse botanical … Continue reading

October 14, 2017 · 28 Comments