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Incredible holiday ideas for the whole family

A family holiday is a perfect opportunity to get away from the daily routine and enjoy incredible quality time with your children. You want to relax while taking advantage of numerous activities suitable for the whole family. We know that time away with your family is precious, so our well-travelled team have hand-picked the best family holidays and curated some of the most exciting experiences for families of all ages.

 

Sun, relaxation and adventure parks in Salou

 

Salou is a favourite destination in Spain amongst families. The range of family-friendly resorts and incredible beaches are the primary draw. Its beaches, entertainment options and natural environment make it the perfect destination to spend your family holiday.
The beaches on the coast of Salou are recognised for their shallow waters, making this perfect for families with young children. Close to the centre with many amenities on offer the beach of Llevant or Levante is the most popular beach in Salou. Boasting crystal clear waters and palm trees, Ponent beach is also an alternative for families.
But this destination is not only about sun and relaxation, as an alternative to the beaches, we would recommend that you enjoy an adventure of a lifetime with your children, and take them to PortAventura. A theme park that offers a waterpark’s, a sandy beach and lively bars and restaurants.
One of the most famous parks in Spain with great facilities and attractions for all ages, comprising more than 8,000 square metres and with the zip line circuits being its main attraction, the Bosc Aventura is also a perfect option for a day filled of adventures.

 

World-class entertainment in Dubai

Dubai is well known for its glorious beaches with calm turquoise waters of the Arabian Gulf, but this fantastic destination is also home to many excellent attractions that will keep your children busy.
Take your young children to Kidzania, a huge city-like complex, a place where children can get a taste of the adult world through roleplaying their future careers. Head to a memorable adventure at the Aquaventure water park at Atlantis. This park boasts incredible slides, rapids and lots of play areas including a private beach and a small forest, excellent option for the family. Ski Dubai is also a favourite with children who enjoy skiing. The world-famous Atlantis resort is home to the Dolphin Bay, where all members of the family can have the opportunity to swim with dolphins. Your children can also be amused by activities such as camel trekking, wildlife safari, dune drives or nature walks, these activities will surely create memories that will last a lifetime.

 

Turkey: a blend of history with great watersports

Turkey is an excellent destination for families who are looking for a beach holiday combined with the opportunity to explore ancient ruins.
Home to waterparks and many child-friendly hotels, Kusadasi is one of the most family-friendly destinations in Turkey. Closest to Bodrum is Gümbet, which offers a wide choice of lively bars and restaurants. Phokaia Beach Resort is one of our favourite hotels. Located in a dazzling bay, Phokaia offers superb facilities including tennis, mountain and road cycling in the surrounding hills, excellent conditions for all watersports and outstanding childcare amenities.
You'll find plenty in the way of history, too, it’s the perfect opportunity to encourage your children to learn about the local culture as there are many Ottoman mosques, Roman forts, Lycian tombs and ancient cities to be discovered. You’ll never be out of things to do on a family holiday to Turkey.

 

A perfect family summer holiday in Florida

If your family wants to discover some of the world’s best theme parks while enjoying plenty of time relaxing on the beach, Florida is the ideal destination for you.

There are many world-class theme parks to suit all tastes in Orlando, including Disney World, SeaWorld, Universal Studios and the Kennedy Space Centre. And, you will be spoiled for hotel options that cater especially to those travelling with children.  

If you prefer heading to the beaches, Florida’s Atlantic and Gulf of Mexico coasts are each within a two-hour drive of Orlando’s parks. Don’t miss a cruise to get up close to dolphins. This is a delightful opportunity to see these animals in their natural habitat.  For the ultimate in Florida family fun, you can also take your children to a tour to NASA's headquarters, where they will meet a veteran astronaut, see actual rockets, view a launch and experience the spaceflight simulators.

 

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