Family Holidays

  • Eating out with kids in Barcelona

    Barcelona is one of those cities that was almost built for family holidays. You see an exquisite Gaudi building, they see a 'spooky bone house'. You enjoy a stroll down the historical boulevard of Las Ramblas, they enjoy trying to 'gently persuade' you to …

  • Family Christmas Holidays

    For most families Christmas is the most magical time of the year; it’s a chance for us to spend some quality time with our loved ones, relax and unwind from a hard year’s work and spoil our friends and families with large meals and gifts. We all love Chris…

  • Family Holiday Homes

    It’s an all too familiar scenario. You’re trying desperately to decide on the destination for your next holiday, scouring the web and travel agent windows hoping for that eureka moment to hit. Speech bubbles emanating from mum and dad’s head read “RELAXATI…

Winter Breaks

  • Family winter breaks

    As the snow begins to settle and cold winds blow their worst, a little sunshine and warmth can certainly bring on a smile. So why brave the winter when you could jet off somewhere sunny? Whether you need to unwind and relax after the New Year celebrations,…

  • February Holidays

    February is a great month to holiday this year, whether in search of cheap flights or a tranquil destination. Aside from the Canary Islands, Europe is still a bit chilly, so to find sunnier climes you'll need to travel that little bit further. South Afric…

  • Holidays in December

    December is the month for roasting chestnuts on the fire, building igloos in the garden and sledging upon snow-topped hills - or is it? Why not jet off to an exotic destination this December, and enjoy some well-deserved sunshine, swimming and sunbathing?…

Summer Breaks

  • August Holidays

    It's no surprise to hear that August is the busiest holiday month of the year. Resorts are hot, children are on holiday, and families and couples everywhere take their annual fortnight in the sun. Of course, such ideal conditions mean holidays become more …

  • August Bank Holidays

    When the summer's in its dying throes and the kids are back at school, memories of your sunshine holiday are but a distant memory. We’ve all been there: that flicker of sadness that normality has resumed, and the cold bite of autumn just around the corner.…

  • Austria Summer Holidays

    When you think of Austria, what springs to mind? The Alps, pictureque countryside and fine wine?. Although a lot of people only visit Austria for winter vacations and to hit the slopes at Christmas, it also makes the perfect summer holiday destination with…

Top Destination Guides

  • Get away from it all in the beautiful South

    The South East of England is one of Britain’s most captivating regions. With a beautiful coastline, historic towns and rolling countryside it’s the perfect place to get away from it all. We have self catering holiday homes in Surrey, Sussex and Kent. No ot…

  • Amsterdam

    Many know that there are more bikes than people in Amsterdam, but it's a lesser-known fact that there are more museums per capita in Amsterdam than any other city in the world. That's a whole lot of culture. Thanks to Amsterdam's compact size you can easil…

  • Costa del Sol

    Malaga is a city known for its sunny beaches, historic monuments and picturesque streets, but it's also home to a delicious and varied gastronomy. Located in the heart of the “Costa del Sol” (quite literally the Sunny Coast), Malaga enjoys almost 300 sunny…

Special occasions

  • Child Friendly Holidays

    Taking the whole family on holiday is always an unforgettable experience, looked back upon with real pleasure, despite the experience of taking kids on holiday often seeming more work than it is at home! However, with a little thought, taking the kids on h…

  • Shopping Holidays

    Shopping holidays, especially during the Christmas holidays, are becoming hugely popular, from global fashion centres to duty free technological hotbeds. The huge allure of special shopping break sleekly combined with a cultural city break is just too much…

  • Adventure stag weekends

    Some blokes are more into having a great adventure, than spending their entire stag do drinking to the point of oblivion! For some men, one last getaway with the guys means one last real adventure; one they can remember for a lifetime. Of course, it would …

Inspire me

  • Afternoon Tea in the Cotswolds

    Afternoon tea in a traditional English tea room is a highlight of any day in the Cotswolds. Tea rooms are lively and friendly places, popular with locals and visitors alike. Open all day serving morning coffee and light breakfasts, lunches, and afternoon t…

  • Agritourism

    Agritourism is not a new phenomenon, but with more people heading into cities to live and work, it has received a huge boost. Agritourism is the perfect way to truly discover the beautiful rural regions of Europe and beyond, often allowing visitors to work…

  • Alton Towers Cottages

    Considering its status as one of the premier attractions in the United Kingdom, it would not be unreasonable to say Alton Towers is surprisingly inaccessible. Located in the heart of the Staffordshire countryside, a visit to this enormous theme park is som…