Given the dreadful summer we’ve had, I was asked recently by a client where’s good to go for October half term that’s likely to be warm and sunny….plus, has some culture, a little bit of exotic and isn’t too difficult to get to from the UK? Knowing the family concerned well and knowing that they like to do things as opposed to spend a full week on a beach, but equally they don’t like to be on the move the whole time, my suggestions were Marrakesh and Oman – but why?Read More
Most people think of Paris as the city of romance: walking along the Seine hand in hand with the one you love; sitting in little bistros gazing lovingly into each other’s eyes whilst drinking fine French wine and dining on haute cuisine; and sharing the moments when you feast your eyes upon impressive monuments and ogle at great works of art. Well, all of that’s true and many of us have done it, so why would you ever think of ruining this by taking children to this hub of sophistication and culture? Surely children aren’t going to get it? Well actually yes they are and a trip to Paris can be an amazing experience as proved recently by one of my clients Justine. With a love of Paris and a passion for its culture, Justine was eager for her girls to share her passion and to experience the wealth of culture the city has to offer.Read More
As we start 2012, I can see your drive and steely determination are well and truly on the year ahead: resolutions to keep, targets to hit and achievements to make. However, you know that January is a tough month and by the time you get to the end of it, your determination will be waning and your minds will be straying to more enjoyable things like holidays!
From the interest I’ve had already from clients, here are 3 places I think should be on your Hot List for 2012.Read More
Have you got to the point where you’re looking for something a little bit different for your next family holiday? Maybe you’ve ticked the Disney World box, have been to the same villa for the last few years and have dabbled with the all action child friendly beach resort? Maybe you want to get back to the days before children, when you travelled to far flung exotic places? Or maybe you just want your children to experience new cultures and to see the many wonders of the world?Read More