Vibrant Vienna is packed with history, culture, green spaces and great places to eat. It’s easy to get around and perfect for a family weekend city break. Here are our top tips for things to do on a family trip to Vienna with teens. Read more
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Travelling with Teens
If you’re staying on the Ionian island of Paxos in Greece then a day trip to Antipaxos is a must. This tiny and secluded island has sheltered bays with crystalline turquoise waters and lovely tavernas for lunch too. We caught a shuttle boat from Gaios to Antipaxos with friends to check out the beautiful Antipaxos beaches. Read more
The school Easter holidays are a great time to plan a family trip. Everyone’s ready for some sunshine and teens need a break after a busy school term. I asked three travel experts, whose companies specialise in tailor-made trips, for their recommendations for family holidays in April. Here are their inspiring suggestions: from rest-and-revision in Lanzarote to beach and adventuring in Belize. Read more
A family holiday in Amsterdam is a great choice for a multi-generation trip. Just a short hop from London, there’s plenty to see and do in a compact area, with level walking and lovely views. Esther and family, ages ranging from teens to 80s, celebrated a wedding anniversary with a city break to Amsterdam Read more
Take a twilight winter walk along a magical trail of sound and light. Stop en route to toast marshmallows or sip a warming toddy. To round off the year here’s a taster of the annual December nighttime treat at Christmas at Kew Gardens, London.