Posts By: Suzy Consterdine

The World’s Best Beaches – according to the experts!

I’m sure everyone has their own idea of the perfect beach – from miles of white sand with crystal clear turquoise waters and sloping palms, to secluded rocky coves surrounded by pine trees. However these 29 idyllic spots are a good place to start: 29 of the world’s best beaches  

Unmissable ideas for alternative family breaks this spring

May half-term is always a good time to try something different. But it isn’t one of the longer school holidays. So think city breaks with activities built in; home-grown family adventure in some of the UK’s prettiest countryside; smaller European countries which cram a lot into a few days; or even tailored trips to unusual… Read more »

Top 10 seawater swimming pools in Europe

Ready for a dip? These seawater swimming pools look so inviting. From rocky pools to created by natural openings to feats of architecture. These are the best places to swim in Europe as found by the Guardian. Take the plunge here

The best and worst times to travel this summer

Interesting reading, particularly if you are a family travelling with young children and want to get the airport experience over and done with as smoothly as you can. Not always possible with school aged children due to the restrictions of school holidays, but worth bearing in mind the times to avoid if you can. This… Read more »

Where to find the unspoiled Corfu

We love the Greek islands and want to feature as many as we can. The success of the recent television series The Durrells has showcased them wonderfully and this article from The Telegraph highlights some of the best bits of just one of them.  The Durrells: Where to find the unspoiled Corfu

The hell that is a family hotel room

  It would seem that there are lots of people out there who have encountered the same problems that we have had in finding spacious family hotel rooms in beautiful hotels. This thread from mumsnet says it all and it goes to show how important it is for families to find the right room. It… Read more »

See your hotel on our Homepage

Your hotel could appear here! Come and join us for free! We are launching a brand new website looking to promote beautiful hotels that will cater for families w…ith children. Born from the difficulties we have experienced ourselves in finding quality independent hotels that offer family rooms, we have created a new site dedicated to… Read more »