We all know islands can get busy in the height of the season and large crowds can work to diminish that much sort after holiday vibe. So here are 8 great alternative summer holiday destinations that will offer so so so much more than busy hotels and crowded beaches.
Beautiful Paphos. The birth place of Aphrodite, home to exquisite Roman mosaics, UNESCO heritage sites and a region of Cyprus with bags and bags of history. Here are 10 of the best things to do in Paphos with kids.
The beautifully temperate climate, the amazing exotic plants and the wild, rocky and exciting terrain make Madeira one for the bucket list - with or without kids! Here's our pick of 8 of the best things to do in Madeira with kids.
If you are looking to book a trip away to the Portuguese island of Madeira, the Four Views Oasis is the perfect place to base your adventures from. The Four Views Oasis is situated right on the waters edge at the bottom of the coastal town of Caniço. While here you can enjoy beautiful sea views, beach walks, time around the pool and some great food! Here's our Four Views Oasis hotel review.
Folkestone has the most beautifully refurbished old town and the best beaches. Here's our 5 Best Things to do in Folkestone.
Temple Cressing Barns in Essex is a wonderful day out with kids. Discover the historic Knights Templar and indulge at the Tiptree Tea Rooms!
Seeing the wild seals at Horsey Gap in Norfolk is a must do from November to February where they gather in large numbers to give birth to their pups.
Norfolk's beaches from Sheringham to Great Yarmouth offer something for everyone. Seaside towns full of Norfolk charm, beaches full of wildlife and the excitement of full on entertainment!
Malta is about a three hour flight from London. It is snuggled just under Sicily in the Mediterranean Sea and stores thousands of years worth of history within its rocky coastline. Malta is a great option for a family holiday. Here are 7 of the best things to do in Malta with kids!
We went out for breakfast at the Sheraton Dubrovnik Riviera in Croatia and it revolutionised the way we take ourselves out for a foodie treat as a young family! It's more relaxed, everyone is hungry and you can eat as much as you like!