Travelling with Kids to the Continent – Air Travel vs Ferry Crossing

Travelling with Kids to the Continent – Air Travel vs Ferry Crossing
As anyone with kids will know, travelling as a family treads that very fine line between bliss and misery. And the worst part is that you never really know when, where or why it might swing from one extreme to the other. The simple fact of the matter is that kids and long journeys have never made the best of bedfellows. In turn, you find yourself walking on eggshells for much of the journey, hoping and praying it passes without incident. Logically speaking therefore, you’d assume that the quicker Read more [...]

Child-Friendly Activities in Yorkshire

Child-Friendly Activities in Yorkshire
If you are looking for a great day out that the whole family can enjoy, Yorkshire has a lot to offer. From zoos and animal attractions to theme parks and museums, the possibilities are endless. Read on to discover how to banish boredom during the spring and summer months and create memories that will be treasured for a lifetime. The Forbidden Corner (Minimum Age 5) Exploring the largest county in England doesn’t come without its challenges. With so much to see and do, singling out a specific Read more [...]

Why Cruises are Excellent for Families

Why Cruises are Excellent for Families
Planning a holiday for the family can sometimes be a nightmare with factoring everyone’s needs, especially if you have children of different ages. A cruise is a great way of providing a holiday that can be enjoyed by the whole family as depending on the cruise you choose, there is usually something for everyone, so everyone walks away happy. Here are 5 reasons why cruises are an excellent holiday option for families. Economical A cruise is usually all inclusive which means that you have everything Read more [...]

Best Family Friendly Destinations for young Families in Europe

Best Family Friendly Destinations for young Families in Europe
With hundreds of family friendly holiday resorts to chose from, selecting the perfect European destination for your next family break can be a daunting yet exciting task. Striking the right balance between comfort and adventure can be tricky, especially without spending a small fortune. For those happy to plan their own trip, there are discounts to be found on flights, which could give you more money to spend once you get there. Here are just a few quirky spots to get you thinking: Lake Bled - Read more [...]

Keeping the kids entertained in Crete

Keeping the kids entertained in Crete
When you book a trip to Crete, you know that you’re choosing a place that is perfect for a family holiday. There are great beaches, lovely calm waters of the Mediterranean to swim in and the whole island is really geared up to tourism, providing lots of different entertainment and activities for people of all ages, including the children. Of course, most of the time all kids want to do is spend time on the beach, and there are plenty to choose from on the island of Crete. Two beaches that Read more [...]

How to take an affordable family holiday

How to take an affordable family holiday
When going on holiday with your family, there are few things that can make a substantial difference to your overall holiday experience. However, one decisive factor is always accommodation that you choose. More and more families are beginning to turn their back on traditional package holidays and hotels in favour of self-catering apartments. For years my family and I had always opted to take a package holiday, but last year, with money tight, we chose to try something different. After reading Read more [...]