Some of the most lasting marks of Scotland's history on its landscape are the country's famous castles. Once fortifications over past conflicts, today they offer a glamorous glimpse of the past as well as a history lesson.
What holiday do you associate the color orange with? Can’t think of one? Try King’s Day, the enthusiastically celebrated holiday in Amsterdam. On this day, the city turns into a street party, market and festival all rolled into one.
We will always want what’s best for our children. There is no exception when it comes to education. We are not talking about pricey private schools though, we just want our kids to exceed in academics. Often when a child isn’t doing well in school we as parents may not know where to turn for answers. Is it the schools fault? Is our child not applying themselves? Are we as parents to blame?
Each case is different, but we as parents certainly need to be on top of our kids' education. Read more [...]
Dorset is probably not the most well known place in the UK when it comes to holiday destinations, but thankfully it is a hidden gem that quite a few people are frequenting each year. This is no coincidence, so read on to find out some good ways to spend time with your family in a Dorset holiday cottage and see what Dorset is all about.
The Tank Museum
Previously known as The Bovington Tank Museum, this is a collection of tanks and other armoured fighting vehicles in Dorset. It is situated Read more [...]
Tenerife is an island that is literally filled with things to do and what better place to do it than a place that has great year round weather. To me there really is no surprise that people are coming here at any time of the year to get some sun, so read on to find out a few of the reasons why Tenerife should be your next holiday destination.
Tenerife is the ideal place to enjoy the beach, especially with its abundance of them and also the quality of the weather as I mentioned above. Read more [...]
Bali has long been one of Indonesias favourite tourist hotspots. In Ubud However, it seems that the traditional Balinese lifestyle has been able to move in harmony with the many tourists visiting the small village. While travelers move around amazed by Ubud’s beauty, the local people are still able to proceed with daily life, such as participating in their ceremonies to honour the gods and placing offerings along the roads to show the gods their faith. With so much to see and Read more [...]
For a fun family holiday with an exotic twist, there can be few more compelling places than Rio de Janeiro. The Brazilian city has become synonymous with beautiful beaches, samba rhythms and massive sporting occasions that have become the focus of some seriously attractive betting odds.
So for the ultimate family excursion amidst the palm trees and beautiful people of Rio de Janeiro, here are some of the attractions that you must check out!
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When you were younger it was all about you. You could go on a spur of the moment holiday and only worry about your costs. However as life went on you were lucky enough to start a family and now your travel adventures require a little more thought and a lot more finance. To help you out, we have pieced together some great tips for saving money leading up to and during your next family holiday.
Plan Well in Advance
You may be surprised to find that many families often plan their holidays one Read more [...]
The ESTA Visa Waiver program (or Electronic System for Travel Authorisation) is a waiver program that can be a little confusing for those that have never used it before, but this article will talk more about what it is, things to remember and how to help you to use it successfully on your next visit to the United States.
What is it?
The ESTA is a web based system that determines whether visitors to America are able to travel under the Visa Waiver Program (VWP). This means that if the Read more [...]
My wife and I decided that, together with our two children, we needed a well-deserved break and we opted to go on holiday to Tenerife. We booked a flights and hotel package on line and it was so simple. I had been to Tenerife as young man but I wasn't prepared for the colossal changes that had taken place with the explosion of hotels, restaurants and other amenities.
We were booked into one of the smaller family operated hotels in Los Christianos. This suited us just fine with it's friendly lack Read more [...]
Every child knows at least one Disney character and dreams of going to Disney World at some point. Disney World is home of attractions that can truly be like a dream coming true for a child or even an adult, this truly is a special place that everyone should visit at some point in their life. So buy your Orlando park tickets online and let me show you some special things that I love about visiting Disney World.
Disney World’s resorts are home to a startling number of pools that Read more [...]
Cornwall is considered by many to be the hidden gem of England and this is for a lot of very good reasons. Read on to find out more about some great things you can do in Cornwall and some
It doesn't matter if you are staying in a holiday park in Cornwall or you opt for more luxurious experience. Cornwall's beaches are some of the best that England and are famous for their surf culture (yes, surfing is possible in England!). Beaches don’t always have to be about their surf culture Read more [...]