17th October 2019
A number of countries offer visitors the chance of viewing the northern lights, but no country quite comes close to the spectacles so frequently seen in Finland and Iceland. "A celestial lava lamp" Described by veteran travel writer Nigel Tisdall as a celestial lava lamp, the northern lights - or…
An active holiday is the perfect way to chase away those winter blues and 2017 has some awesome short-haul adventure holidays
It’s no wonder that children are fascinated by animals. Just look at the literature: everything from Peter Rabbit and the Gruffalo to Black Beauty and Finding Nemo. But nothing compares to the unforgettable thrill of a real-life encounter in the wild. Here, Cathy Winston of 101 Holidays picks some of the…
For a little boost of beautifully timed magic in the lead up to the big day this year, why not pop up to Lapland to see Father Christmas for a few days?
From October 2018 all the way through to Summer 2019, Activities Abroad have given us top tips on where and when to take a family activity holiday.
These stunning ice hotels are an exciting getaway for the entire family. Think Northern Lights and plenty of fun in the snow!
There’s a whole fantasy world beyond Disney just waiting to be explored. Namrata Bhawnani rounds up the world's most wonderful, off-beat alternative theme parks
Going to meet Father Christmas in Lapland is the stuff of children's dreams. Don't know where to start with organising a festive Lapland holiday? Here's how to do it
February is the perfect time to gather the troops and enjoy an exciting week away in a winter wonderland. Here are the coolest half term snow holidays
We've gathered the most fun, unique and educational activities for you to enjoy with your family on your next trip to Helsinki