We all look forward to a fortnight in the sun each summer, but sometimes as parents we want some inspiration for different kinds of holidays with kids. Here are our coolest travel trends for 2018 and tips on how your family can get involved.
With many families living far away from each other, a multi-generational holiday could be just the thing to get everyone together. It’s a great opportunity for grandparents and grandkids to bond and make memories, and it means that parents may even get an evening or two out by themselves! Villa holidays provide all the space and home comforts to make multi-generational holidays a new family favourite.
Get involved: Try the Tuscany Now and More villas for Italian luxury in stylish surroundings. Choose from country farmhouses, beachside villas and property with stunning infinity pools. Enjoy a chilled glass of Prosecco at sunset in the jacuzzi while kids splash about in the pool or take a pizza-making class. Seven nights in a villa start from around £900.
Atlantis The Palm is an aquatic water wonderland by the sea spanning a massive 46 hectares with unrivalled facilities, restaurants and a waterpark. Atlantis is situated on the famous man-made ‘Palm’.
This luxurious, family-friendly hotel set on a hillside with panoramic views to Spinalonga has first-rate service, first-class restaurants, a blue-flag strip of sandy beach and a decent spa.
Families are safe and well-entertained in this spacious, stunning and secluded five star on a private east coast promontory, with two island playgrounds, one even for playing Robinson Crusoe on at Ilot Mangenie.