People Happy For Mother in laws To Go On Holiday For Help With Their Kids

According to holiday rental site HomeAway.co.uk more than half of people contrary to the usual jokes about mother-in-laws they would go on holiday with them.

Nearly 45% of respondents travel with their extended family at least once a year and surprisingly three quarters said they enjoy holidaying this way as it gives them the chance to spend quality time together. On the other hand, 20%

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Families having to give up holidays to pay for essentials

More families in the country are giving up their annual holiday so as to finance their daily necessities with the worst affected being families residing in East Midlands, the North West, and Northern Ireland. With the Easter holidays fast approaching, a study conducted by Kleeneze has revealed that the austere times will not be letting up soon with over 25% of families polled in the

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Babymoons are the latest big thing in the travel industry

A new holiday trend is starting to become very popular. After honeymoons, now we have something called babymoons, a celebration of pregnancies, and a new trend that is taking the nation by storm, thanks to some clever marketing and some celebrity name drops. Kim and Kanye took quick vacations in Paris and Brazil for their own pregnancies and now the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge

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Top Tips and Locations for Single Parent Holidays

Choosing where to travel with the kids can be difficult. And which single parent has the time to read hundreds of trip advisor reviews? One single parent whose travels inspired her to organise holidays for one-parent families reveals her top tips for choosing the perfect single parent holiday. You can contact her at andrea.robinson@singleparentsonholiday.co.uk.

Ask yourself what would make your family holiday successful. From

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Parasites on the rise in the UK

It seems as if parasites are something that have been making the news a bit too regularly in the UK recently, and scientists have just said that they expect that 350,000 people in the UK every year could become infected with the toxoplasmosis parasites.

Fortunately, only between 10 and 20 percent of people who get this sort of parasite have symptoms, however, it is important

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Olympic dreams come true thanks to the Make-A-Wish foundation

Olympic dreams come true thanks to the Make-A-Wish foundation

Attending London 2012, for many, was a great day out away from the norm, for 53 children from various parts of the world, however, it was so much more.

For these children, it wasn’t just an unforgettable experience, but was a distraction from their painful treatment, a break from the hospital appointments, and a chance

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Taking your family on a summer holiday

If you are about to embark on your first family holiday then you may have a number of stresses on your mind right now. Fear not as with some forward planning you will be able to have the holiday of a lifetime and relax while enjoying the sunshine with your family.

Travelling can be stressful at the best of times but by staying calm and

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What the Dar al Masyaf has going for it

Anyone thinking of taking the family to Dubai would do well to consider staying at the Dar al Masyaf. It has such a lot going for it in every way.

First of all, where it is. It’s in Madinat Jumeirah, a huge but brilliant resort complex with a private beach overlooking the famous Burj al Arab, (shaped like a full-sailed dhow, or Arab ship), and

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10 best places to take the family on holiday

If you are looking to take your children away to introduce them to culture, cuisine and generally amazing city breaks then why not consider one of these wonderful holiday destinations:

Istanbul, Turkey: Here you will be able to introduce your children to mosques, palaces, museums and bazaars. They will get to experience the feel of a ‘magic carpet’ while sampling delightful cuisine and vegetables and

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How to entertain the kids in the holidays

Just when we thought the Easter break and countless Bank holidays were over, we’re left with the task of keeping the kids entertained for yet another school holiday this summer. Holiday time can be very expensive, especially if you’re planning to take the kids on a few days out. Here are some ideas to enjoy the summer holidays without breaking the bank…

Use vouchers to

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