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Escape the bleak British weather on a half term holiday abroad this year!
As the February half term comes around again, the Christmas break is a distant memory and the warmth of the summer seems like it will never appear; surely it must be time for a well deserved February holiday! The school half term offers a wonderful opportunity to take an overseas holiday in February and ensures that your children are kept happy and occupied, returning to school refreshed and refueled for the school term ahead.
During the February half term there are some brilliant deals to be found on cheap flights and accommodation, making the option of escaping on a half term holiday with your family even more tempting. A cheap half term holiday allows the whole family to break with their usual routines and have plenty of things to do at half term. Whether you are looking for a cheap half term holiday in the sun or a high octane half term activity holiday, a holiday in February has something for everyone.
Top Five February Half Term Holidays:
February Half Term Holidays in ParisHalf term breaks in Paris are a great option for a half term holiday - easy to reach and filled with entertainment. The prospect of visiting Disneyland Paris will really excite children about their half term holiday.
Cheap Holidays to Spain in FebruaryWhen looking for somewhere hot in February, holidays to Spain immediately to spring to mind. The Spanish Costas offer fantastic beaches and tourist attractions, as well as a range of cheap flights and holiday accommodation.
February Half Term Ski Holidays in FranceFamily skiing holidays in February are excellent value. Snow cover is still generally very good during half term week, and skiing is the ultimate half term activity to keep your children excited and active for the whole week.
February Half Term Holidays in the Canary IslandsThe Islands of Lanzarote, Tenerife and Fuerteventura are some of the best places to go if you want to be where it is hot in February. Plus with plenty of half term activities, there is plenty to keep the whole family happy.
February Half Term Holidays in LondonLondon is a hive of activity throughout the year, and there are always a huge number of special events on during the school half term. Easily reached from anywhere in the UK, you waste precious little time travelling too.
When is February half term 2014?
- Bristol (West Country) schools break up on February 14 and return on February 24
Birmingham (The Midlands) schools break up on February 14 and return on February 24
Manchester (The North) schools break up on February 14 and return on February 24
Glasgow (Scotland) schools are closed on February 10 and 11
Belfast (Northern Ireland) schools are closed on February 17 and 18
Cardiff (Wales) schools break up on February 21 and return on March 3
London (The South East) schools break up on February 14 and return on February 24
The main half term dates in 2014 fall between Saturday 9th and Sunday 17th February, giving you plenty of time to organise the family on the Friday night before heading off on holiday on the Saturday morning, and allowing yourself plenty of time to prepare again for work the following Monday. The February half term break is a wonderful time to take a holiday as no type of holiday is impossible, from a traditional beach holiday to a fun packed family skiing break. Whatever type of holiday your family enjoys, there is a great February holiday waiting for you.
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