amy-hopkins

Digital Content Editor at Family Traveller, Amy is an experienced journalist and online expert specialising in travel.


Latest stories:

Trouble in paradise: St Lucia with a poorly toddler

Marigot Bay Resort Spa & Marina in St Lucia is ideal destination for a break with a little one, even if things don’t go as planned

Forget the Caribbean – discover 11 spellbinding islands in the UK

UK islands make for an ideal family holiday and you and the kids won’t have to endure hours in a plane to get there

The Ickworth, Suffolk: Where tots come first

Everything at The Ickworth hotel in Suffolk has been designed with tiny travellers in mind, which is great news for our writer and her 11-month old daughter

Arabian Nights: Combine a luxury stay with Aladdin the musical

An exciting new accommodation package at Jumeirah Carlton Tower hotel in London’s Knightsbridge includes tickets to Aladdin the musical

Doggy Divine at Stapleford Park: the pawfect retreat for families with dogs

Hannah Canavan and her family decamp to Parkdean Resort on the Isle of Wight, where they discover that caravan parks have come a long way

Review: Faversham Creek Hotel and Red Sails Restaurant, Kent

Amy Hopkins heads to the charming market town of Faversham in Kent to check out a cosy Creek-side hotel and award-winning restaurant

Hvar Croatia: family holiday guide

With its gorgeous coastline, clear waters and picturesque ancient towns, Hvar island in Croatia offers families a charming, non-commercial sunshine break

Hotel Eden in Rome reopens – Family Traveller review

One of Rome's most iconic hotels, Hotel Eden, has reopened after 17 months of extensive renovation – Amy Hopkins discovers it was well worth the wait

A family weekend in French Basque Country

It's known for old-fashioned glamour, but with its awesome surf spots and low-key families, the Basque Country is so much cooler than you think

Stay on a luxury yacht…for less than £200

Beds on Board is like Airbnb for boats, which means you and the kids can now spend the night on a luxury yacht, often for less than the price of a hotel

Enid Blyton’s Dorset: in the footsteps of The Famous Five

2017 marks the 75th anniversary of The Famous Five - what better time for a family adventure in Dorset, where Enid Blyton's beloved books are set?

8 incredible aquatic encounters in the Bahamas

If you and you kids love water – relaxing in an infinity pool, splashing in a water park or getting close to marine animals in their natural habitat – find your happy place on a Bahamas holiday.