Work with me
Thanks for stopping by to find out more about Tin Box Traveller and what we do. I’m, Claire, a family travel blogger with nearly 20 years experience in the media and public relations industries.
I’ve always loved writing and have spent my whole career following this passion. Travel blogging came about when I was made redundant while pregnant with my first daughter – it was a way to keep on writing with purpose and bring in my other love, travel.
I now work nearly full-time on my travel blog, while also continuing my career in PR and being a mum who works from home. You can find an overview of all the types of posts I write on my family travel resources page.
The majority of the content on Tin Box Traveller is written by myself, Claire, but I also have a team of freelance writers who cover reviews and press trips for me from time to time.
Take a look at some of our favourite trips and destinations from 2019.
Types of collaboration I’ll consider – please read
I’ll consider reviewing products and experiences, supporting brand campaigns or writing sponsored posts if they are relevant to my family travel blog. I do not write about general parenting topics here but am happy to do so for other websites or blogs.
Please do not be offended if I ask for fair compensation for my time and expenses.
All sponsored posts and reviews will be clearly marked as such in line with ASA rules and I will always share my honest opinions. Please read my disclosure policy.
Please get in touch if you would like discuss a collaboration.
Reviews by Tin Box Traveller
Here’s some examples of reviews that have been published on Tin Box Traveller:
Glamping review – Western Meadows Glamping with Classic Glamping
Hotel review – AC Gava Mar, Barcelona
Caravan review – Bailey Phoenix 650
Holiday park review – Hendra Holiday Park, Cornwall
Cottage holiday review – The Valley Cornwall
Package holiday review – Al Fresco Holidays, Italy
All inclusive holiday review – SeaCrete Hotels
Cruise ship review – Royal Caribbean’s Navigator of the Seas
Villa review – Bookings For You
Car review – Hyundai Santa Fe Premium SE
Videos by Tin Box Traveller
As well as writing about our travels we create videos too. Here’s a selection of our favourites:
We’ve also worked with brands on their marketing campaigns and travelled to France with Al Fresco Holidays to take part in filming for their 2018 promotional videos:
Expert travel comment in the media and on industry blogs
I’m regularly asked for views and advice that other parents might find helpful when planning travels with their children. This has recently included comments for The Sun about budget meals for caravanning and hiring a car abroad, as well as contributions to holiday park blogs about camping and caravanning meals.
Family travel speaker
I have presented on the topic of family travel at the Caravan, Camping & Motorhome Show and am available for speaking opportunities on travel with kids and as an expert speaker on travel blogging.
Blog stats overview
Here’s a few Tin Box Traveller stats:
- Ranked #2 in the Vuelio Top 10 UK family travel blogs, #2 in the Feedspot top 10 UK family travel bloggers and #3 in the Tots100 UK family travel bloggers
- 2018 winner of the Brilliance in Blogging Travel Award by Britmums – the UK’s largest influencer network
- British Travel Awards Travel Blog Award nominee 2019
- Ranked #52 in the Trips100 top 100 UK travel blogs
- Listed in top 20 international family travel blogs by Holiday Lettings and Host Reviews
- Followed by more than 31k people on social media
- Domain authority of 38 (source: Moz)
- 14.1k average monthly unique visitors and 20.5k average monthly page views (September 2019 to February 2020).
All stats correct as of February 2020.
Request a media kit
I update my media kit with stats from my blog and social media on a monthly basis. Please get in touch if you would like to see my latest full media kit or to discuss campaign, sponsored post and guest posting opportunities.
Brands I’ve worked with
I have written for Lands’ End clothing, the CSMA Boundless website and Day Out With The Kids. And I have collaborated with other bloggers on posts about family friendly holidays, UK destinations, Britain’s best beaches, and our travels abroad.
On my other travel blog, Devon with Kids, I write about days out, holidays and tips for families visiting and living in Devon.
I am a contributor to the family cruising blog, Cruising With Kids. On this I have covered shore excursions, tips for cruising with babies, and cruise news, among other topics relevant to families planning a cruise holiday.
I also blog about PR, social media and communications best practice:
You can get in touch my emailing me: firstname.lastname@example.org
I love hearing from people with a similar passion for family fun and the great outdoors, so why not leave a comment, email me or find me on Twitter, Facebook, Instagram, Youtube, Pinterest and LinkedIn.