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.

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.
The Jacobite (aka the Harry Potter Train)

The 20 Best Harry Potter Experiences in the UK

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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 hoste of amazing Harry Potter experiences to keep the super fans happy.
The Secret Lagoon Iceland

Visiting The Secret Lagoon Iceland: A Complete Guide

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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

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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

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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

Seljalandsfoss: The Most Spectacular Waterfall in Iceland

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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.
The beautiful village of Gordes at sunset

The 20 Most Beautiful Villages in France You Need to Visit

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The term Les Plus Beaux Villages de France literally translates as the most beautiful villages in France. That really is saying something considering there are so many beautiful French villages. But the tiny villages that gain this elite title are truly magical.
Les Gorges du Verdon

5* Gorges du Verdon Camping with Kids at La Farigoulette

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Les Gorges du Verdon is one of the most spectacular areas of France and it is where you'll find one of the best family campsites in France. Tucked away down a hill on the banks of the Verdon River in the Verdon Gorge, Camping La Farigoulette is truly one of the best campsites in the South France for families.
Landal Sandybrook lodge

Landal Sandybrook | The Perfect Alternative to Center Parcs in the Peak District

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Situated just on the edge of the Peak District National Park, the Landal Sandybrook Lodges are ideally located for exploring one of the most beautiful parts of the United Kingdom. If you're looking for self-catering accommodation in the Peak District with outdoor space AND a pool, Landal Sandybrook is the perfect choice.
Stamford Bridge Stadium Entrance

Chelsea Stadium Tour: Everything You Need to Know to Plan Your Visit

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Looking for something a little different to do in London? We can highly recommend taking a Chelsea Stadium Tour to brush up on your Chelsea knowledge and walk in the footsteps of your football heroes. Even if you're not a football fan, it's a fun day out.
The Chapel in the Wieliczka Salt Mine

Why you must visit the Wieliczka Salt Mine near Krakow

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In all honesty, visiting the Wieliczka salt mine near Krakow wasn't high on our list of things to do in Krakow. We couldn't ignore the rave reviews though and we were passing right by it on our way down to Zakopane from Krakow, so we decided to give it a go. If you're going to be visiting Krakow, you should definitely consider adding a visit to the Krakow salt mine to your itinerary.
Rows of purple lavender at the Hitchin Lavender Farm

How to have a beautiful day out visiting the Hitchin Lavender Farm

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Lavender was introduced to the United Kingdom during Roman times but farming lavender is actually relatively new to the British agricultural scene. Lavender fields are growing hugely in popularity in the UK now though with Hitchin Lavender Farm being one of the best in the country.
The Snowlandia Maze in Zakopane

What to expect from a visit to Snowlandia Zakopane in Poland

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Visiting Snowlandia Zakopane is a must-do activity if you're visiting Zakopane Poland during the winter months. Whether you're learning to ski in Zakopane or just there to enjoy the wintry landscape and the hearty Polish food, anyone of any age can enjoy this winter wonderland.