Europe Family Travel

There is such a great variety of countries in Europe and yet it’s so easy to travel between them. It’s one of the few places in the world where you can comfortably visit three or more countries in a day.

From chateaux and fairy tale villages in France to spectacular Christmas markets. From mountains to beaches and unrivalled architecture. Europe has everything the family traveller could want.

Portree on the Isle of Skye.

15 Inspiring UK Staycation Ideas For Your 2021 UK Family Holiday

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Staycation is definitely a buzz word at the moment. With so much uncertainty about when we can travel internationally again, it's all about the UK but whether or not international travel will be possible this year, a UK staycation can offer so much.
Brighton Pier

The 14 Best Beaches Near London (Within 2.5 Hours)

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Looking for the best beaches near London for those summer days when you need an escape from the city? These are the best beaches within 2.5 hours of London
Vines growing at a Kent vineyard.

The 12 Best Places To Visit In Kent (With Map)

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Kent, the Garden of England, is a lovely part of the country. From historic castles to quaint English seaside resorts and award winning vineyards, there's something for everyone and it's just a stone's throw from London making it perfect for day trips.
Autumn colours at Leeds Castle in Kent.

Visiting Leeds Castle: The Loveliest Castle In The World

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Leeds Castle is one of the most impressive castles in England and is one of the most visited historic buildings in the country. Our guide to visiting Leeds Castle in Kent gives you all the information you need to know to plan your visit.
Mermaid Street in Rye, East Sussex.

The 11 Best Things To Do In Rye, East Sussex

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Rye is one of the most beautiful small towns in England but despite being small, there are lots of lovely things to do in Rye. Whether you have an hour, a day or a weekend in Rye, here are our top recommendations.
Panoramic view of Reykjavik

The 12 Best Things To Do In Reykjavik

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Reykjavik is the capital of Iceland and the northernmost capital city in the world. It is a fabulous destination either in the summer or the winter and there are plenty of things to do in Reykjavik to keep you entertained for a weekend or longer.
Zakopane sign

10 Fun Things To Do In Zakopane In Winter

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If you're looking for a ski resort in Europe that offers more than just skiing, you can't go far wrong with Zakopane, Poland. There are lots of fun things to do in Zakopane in winter besides skiing.
Aerial view of La Croix du Vieux Pont

Why La Croix Du Vieux Pont Is Perfect For Family Campers

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La Croix du Vieux Pont is a 5 star campsite in France for families near Paris and the Champagne region. There are loads of family-friendly activities for all ages and it is the ideal base to explore all the region has to offer.
Bluebells in Pryor's Wood

The 10 Most Beautiful Bluebell Woods in Hertfordshire

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We have picked 10 of the best Hertfordshire bluebell woods for you to visit with a little information on where to find them, what facilities they have there and anything else of interest in the area.
Harry Potter and the Cursed Child

11 Awesome Harry Potter London Experiences You Will Love

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If you're a Harry Potter fan and you're planning on visiting London, there are lots of fun Harry Potter experiences just waiting for you. And the great part? Some of them are free! From the Warner Bros Studios to the filming locations around London and Harry Potter foodie experiences, there's something for everyone.
Scotney Castle

The 10 Most Impressive Castles In Kent You Need To Visit

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With Kent being in such close proximity to France, it is only natural that many castles have been built there over the centuries. Nowadays there are 30 castles in Kent, many of which are in a fantastic state of repair and are open to visitors.
Leeds Castle at sunset

The 16 Most Impressive Castles in England

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There is so much to love about the castles in England; from their formidable structures that dominate so many towns and cities across the country to their incredible history. In fact, English castles are among the most visited tourist attractions in the country but with over 4000 to choose from, which ones are the best?
Humpback whale

The Top 10 Things To Do In Iceland

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Iceland, the land of fire and ice and myths and legends, is an incredible country. There are so many incredible things to do in Iceland that you are bound to fall in love with it and vow to come back for more. Here are 10 of the best things to do in Iceland.
How to say Hello in different languages

How To Say Hello In Different Languages

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If there's one thing that we've learned from travelling, it's that learning to say hello in different languages will help make a great first impression. From experience, a hello in the language of the country you are visiting and a smile will go a very long way.
Bluebell woods

The 10 Most Beautiful Bluebell Woods in the UK

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The bluebell woods that are found all over the UK are the absolute highlight of Britain in the spring. We're not saying that you should visit the UK in the spring just for the bluebells... but you really should!