Category Archives: Summer Holidays

Tips for Traveling to Laos with Kids

Visiting Asia with children is something a lot of families are now choosing to do.  The Laotian people are very friendly towards children, more so than in other foreign countries, and you’ll find plenty of hotels, attractions, and events that cater purely for them.  You will also experience local staff going a step further with wanting to help you and your little ones.  Below are some tips on how to prepare for your first trip to Laos.

1. Be Realistic

If it’s your first trip abroad with children, it’s important to be realistic about how much you can fit into your trip.  Setting a strict schedule won’t work with young children, and you don’t want to end up frustrated because you missed your afternoon activity due to a meltdown.  Leave a few days where you have nothing planned too as you may end up discovering things that everyone wants to …

Tips for Renting a Bike to Get Around and Explore Bangkok and Surrounding Area

Thailand is a country filled with fabulous sites and stops for tourists, but if it’s big-city action and bustle that you’re after then Bangkok is the place to visit. Bangkok is the capital of Thailand and it is known for its mix of all things new and old. You’ll find spectacular architecture, temples, and palaces mixed in with modern structures and elements.

The city has more than eight million residents, and at any given time there are also a large number of tourists exploring. What that means is that getting around Bangkok isn’t always easy. This is exactly why bike (motorbike) rental has become so popular among tourists as a way to explore the city and the surrounding area. So, if you’re in the process of booking your trip to the city, here are some bike rental tips that can come in handy.

Be Honest About Your Own Bike-Riding Ability

Top 5 Places to Visit Whilst on Holiday in Thailand

Thailand is the perfect destination to visit for travelers wanting to have new and exciting experiences. Whether you enjoy visiting the local animals and wildlife whilst on holiday or you prefer visiting the local attractions, Thailand has something to offer everyone. Below is a list of some amazing places that you should definitely check out once you get there.

1.      The Elephant Conservation Center

The elephant conservation center Thailand is the perfect place to start, especially if you love elephants. They currently have centers in Chiang Mai, Phuket, and Pattaya, and in February 2019, their new center will be opening in Samui. Whilst at the center, you can feed the elephants, help bath the elephants, walk alongside them, learn about them, and at some of the centers you can even stay overnight. The Elephant conservation center is the perfect place to learn about the stunning elephants they care for. You …

How to Make the Most Out of Your Holiday in Manila

For many Westerners, there is a great deal of confusion as to whether or not the Philippines is a U.S. territory or a sovereign nation. Actually, at one time the Philippines was a U.S. territory until, oddly enough, July 4, 1946, when the United States granted them independence. Having previously been ceded to the U.S. by Spain back in1898, at that time English became a commonly spoken language. So then, if you are looking to visit a Southeast Asian nation where you can easily communicate with a majority of the people, the Philippines would be an ideal choice.

Having said that, many people are still of Spanish descent, so they are tri-lingual but as for official languages, the Philippine Constitution has adopted two official languages, Filipino and English. Wasn’t that a long-winded way to say that if you speak English you should have no problem enjoying a holiday in Manila? …

Cheap UK Holiday Offers

Cheap Summer HolidaysNo matter what your necessities, you’ll find a holiday to fit your wants perfectly once you store round. There’s plenty of culture on offer too if you’re searching for a day excursion, with locations like UNESCO-listed Nessebar – one of the oldest cities in Europe – only a brief drive away, or Pomorie’s awe-inspiring Roman tombs and medieval monastery. Get great deals on a fun and enjoyable ‘staycation’ if you browse a budget summer vacation offers on inbound flights within the UK.

It helps to know what your choices are, so I talked to more than a dozen operators and villa businesses about their finest availability during the college holidays. You can escape from expensive late bookings using the Late Summer Holidays deals package which helps save your deposits. For more information on Lloret de Mar and the Costa Brava, head to our Costa Brava holidays web page.

If you …