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Uncovering the best family holidays

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Along our journey we meet lots of fascinating folks. This section of the website features stories from other people that we think you'll find interesting. We love learning from their experiences and this is our chance to share those with you.

  • Spotlight On Crete: 3 Reasons Why We Love Heraklion

    Spotlight On Crete: 3 Reasons Why We Love Heraklion By Maria Giannouli

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    Thinking about taking your children on a summer holiday to Greece? If that’s the case you can be assured that Crete is one of the most perfect destinations for a family holiday. It is an island with so much more than just sand, sea and sun.

  • Top Family Friendly Destinations in Europe

    Top Family Friendly Destinations in Europe By Mary Holmes

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    A holiday alone can be stressful; an overseas vacation to Europe with the kids in tow – now that just has traumatic potential written all over it. Between needing to navigate your way through unfamiliar streets, struggling with strollers with an excess of bags, and attempting to feed them exotic cuisine, you can be forgiven for wanting to keep your holiday local.

  • Top 4 North American Food Festivals For Hungry Travelers

    Top 4 North American Food Festivals For Hungry Travelers By Cherie Love

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    For foodies, food festivals offer an interactive menu of exciting culinary experiences served à la carte. Typically spanning over several days, food festivals serve a multi-course offering to the senses. Interact with world-class chefs, dine on new and classic cuisine from famed regional restaurants, and learn innovative cooking techniques from gastronomical innovators. In addition, festival-goers can also take advantage of the charms and activities of the host city while indulging their palate.

  • Top 5 Safari Destinations

    Top 5 Safari Destinations By Paul Brimmer

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    Sometimes a regular vacation just won’t cut it – you want something new and exciting, something you’ll really want to write home about. No poolside resorts or city apartments, no no, what you want is the outdoors. Ah, the thrill of it - fresh air in your lungs, a beaming sun, new landscapes to admire, and amazing experiences to be had. And what better way to get that than a safari!

  • Family Holidays on a Cruise Ship? You Bet!

    Family Holidays on a Cruise Ship? You Bet! By Angela Murray

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    Summertime is nearing, and that means one thing: time for a summer vacation! Spending time and sharing new experiences abroad with your family is what these vacations are all about, so where you decide to go is so important. More and more families are choosing a cruise as their summer holiday, no matter where they live. If you’re considering a venture out onto the seas, here are a few things to think about before climbing aboard.

  • 5 Really Fun Group Holiday Destinations in Europe

    5 Really Fun Group Holiday Destinations in Europe By Paul Stocks

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    Group destinations are becoming even more popular, as most of Europe encourages coach trips and other group travel. Travelling in this manner can help to reduce the ecological footprint most holidays create. Using a minibus to transport 10 individuals at the same time results in far less emissions than several cars would, and it's far less expensive, too. That makes travelling by groups one of the best budget-friendly decisions you can make for your next European adventure. These five destinations are sure to be group-friendly, regardless of group size.

  • The Best of Europe by River Cruise

    The Best of Europe by River Cruise By Chris Miles

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    The European continent is criss-crossed with waterways, and river cruises have become a tranquil alternative to clocking up thousands of air miles or taking a frenetic rail tour.

  • “And Now For Something Completely Different…” Ideas For Your Next Holiday

    “And Now For Something Completely Different…” Ideas For Your Next Holiday By Adrian Gleeson

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    Think of holidays and you’ll think of lounging somewhere in the sun or exploring somewhere on a city break. That sounds like pure bliss, and it is, but sometimes you crave something extra, something with a bit more adventure. If you find yourself nodding your head to this, here are a few suggestions of how you can do something completely different. Whether you’ve lots to spend on your holiday or are just searching for a cheap holiday idea, read on for three ways to have a unique adventure.

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