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.

The Jacobite (aka the Harry Potter Train)

The 20 Best Harry Potter Experiences in the UK

With Harry Potter being the best selling book series in HISTORY with over 500 million copies sold worldwide, it is only natural for there to be a whole host of amazing Harry Potter experiences to keep the super fans happy.
The Roman Soldier

Exploring The Broxbourne Woods Sculpture Trail

The Broxbourne Woods Sculpture Trail is a short but fun walk through ancient woodlands in Hertfordshire. There are nine sculptures to spot, each representing the history of the local area and the nature of the woods.
The Secret Lagoon Iceland

Visiting The Secret Lagoon Iceland: A Complete Guide

Despite its name, the Secret Lagoon in Iceland is not so secret these days, but there are still lots of good reasons why you should visit. If you're having the same Secret Lagoon vs Blue Lagoon debate that we had before we went to Iceland in October (the best month to go!), we can say that it was the Secret Lagoon all the way for us.
Hallgrimskirkja in Reykjavik with northern lights

Iceland In October: What To Expect & Why It’s The Best Time To Go

We didn't plan to go to Iceland in October but a little research and some cheap flights convinced us to give it a go. Here's why October is the best month to visit Iceland.
Skogafoss at sunrise

15 Incredible Iceland Waterfalls And Where To Find Them

If you love waterfalls anywhere near as much as we do, then Iceland is the place for you as the Iceland waterfalls are some of the most spectacular in the world. With over 10,000 waterfalls to choose from, you'll need our help to narrow down the choice to the 15 most incredible waterfalls in Iceland.

Seljalandsfoss: The Most Spectacular Waterfall in Iceland

Seljalandsfoss is the most popular waterfall in Iceland. With over 10,000 waterfalls in Iceland, being the most popular waterfall in Iceland is quite a title but it's easy to understand why it deserves it. Read more to help you make the most of your visit.
Entrance to ZSL Whipsnade Zoo

Top Tips For A Family Day Out At ZSL Whipsnade Zoo

Whipsnade Zoo is the largest zoo in the UK and home to a fantastic selection of animals including elephants and rhinos. It offers a fabulous day out for the whole family whether you want to just pop in to the petting zoo or take a full on safari drive.
Rows of Lavender plants at the Hitchin Lavender Farm

The 6 Best Lavender Fields In The UK 2021 & Where To Find Them

Lavender fields have become such a popular place to visit, particularly if you're looking for a photo opportunity. We've listed the main lavender fields in the UK with all the visitor information you need.
South Molton Street London Christmas lights

The Best Places to See the London Christmas Lights in 2021

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The London skyline sparkles all year round but it is especially sparkly at Christmas. Here are the best places to see the London Christmas lights in 2020, including some lesser known places.
Festive decorations at Claridge's

16 Top Ideas for Family Christmas Breaks in the UK 2021

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From theme park Santa Sleepovers to holiday park winter wonderlands and all the trimmings and trappings at a luxury family hotel, we have 16 top suggestions for family Christmas breaks in the UK.
The Gruffalo sculpture at The Wendover Woods Gruffalo Trail

The Complete Guide to Finding Gruffalo Trails in the UK

The Gruffalo is a story loved by young and old and what better way is there to get the kids out and about in nature than to go in search of their favourite book character? Go in search of the Gruffalo and his friends on one of these Gruffalo Trails in the UK.
Ben A'an in Loch Lomond & The Trossachs National Park

20 Simply Stunning Family Walks in the UK

Getting out into nature for a walk is a very underrated form of exercise but it is such a lovely thing to do with kids. Finding the perfect family walk is not always straightforward and needs a little planning so we've come up with a great list of family walks in the UK to help you find the perfect family walk near you.
Les Castels Château de Chanteloup

Why Les Castels Campsites in France are Perfect for Families

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Are you considering booking a family camping holiday in France? If so, you need to check out Les Castels campsites! These family run campsites in the grounds of French Châteaux are truly stunning and offer a luxury family camping experience.
Luskentyre on the Isle of Harris in Scotland
The White Horse in Easton Suffolk

The 10 Best Family-Friendly Pubs on the Suffolk Coast

The beautiful rural county of Suffolk is the furthest East you can go in the UK and has a gorgeous 50 mile stretch of heritage coastline. It is glorious in the summer months and with so many traditional British country pubs with fabulous beer gardens and great local produce, your inner foodie self will be spoiled for choice