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Covid-19 Update

An update from Take the Family about Covid-19's impact on family travel

Get out and about with the National Trust

National Trust - gardens and parkland reopening

From Wednesday 3rd June, the National Trust is beginning to re-open gardens, parklands and countryside car parks in England and Northern Ireland.

Husky-driving in Lapland. © Visit Lapland

New Direct Stansted–Luleå Flight Opens up Swedish Lapland

Winter adventures around coastal Luleå in northern Sweden to become accessible from December.

At Victoria Falls with G Adventures.

National Geographic Family Journeys with G Adventures Expands Family Portfolio

Exciting new range of family adventure holidays launched.

Film crew at Lukiskes Prison.

Stranger Things Season 4 Filming Wraps in Vilnius

Latest season of the Netflix phenomenon has completed shooting in the Lithuanian capital

On the hunt for relics in Alberta.

New Dinosaur Discovered in Alberta, Canada

Fossils unearthed by local farmer John De Groot revealed to be one of the oldest tyrannosaur species ever found in North America.

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Club Med Punta Cana, Dominican Republic

Club Med Unveils 14 New Active All-inclusive Resorts Over Coming Years

Luxury all-inclusive holiday pioneer Club announces launch of first private island and other openings.

Aerial view of Abu Dhabi Corniche.

Abu Dhabi Launches New Family Attractions in 2020

The brilliant family holiday destination of Abu Dhabi is becoming even more child-friendly this year as it introduces several new family attractions.

Ice Age Mammoth Adventure Comes to UK

Ice Age Mammoth Adventure Comes to UK

Teaser - a touring outdoor animatronic family attraction bringing to life the sights and sounds of prehistoric times through 40 life-size animatronimc beasts that roamed the world around 70,000 years ago.

New Star Wars Land and Hotel to Open at Walt Disney World Florida

Autumn 2019 will see the opening of both a brand-new Star Wars land and the world's first official Star Wars-themed hotel.

Intrepid Launches Single-parent Tours

Six new adventure trips designed especially for single and solo travelling parents, to destinations including Costa Rica, India and Vietnam.

Eurostar Launches London to Amsterdam Service

New-in-2018 international high-speed rail link will take just three hours and 41 minutes to travel from the UK to the Netherlands.

Celebrity Cruises Launches New Explorer Academy

Aspiring adventurers, scientists, explorers, inventors and innovators will have a whale of a time aboard these family-friendly cruise holidays.

Phokaia Beach Resort, Turkey

Mark Warner Offers New Resort in Turkey for 2018

An active Mark Warner holiday resort suited to all the family on the west coast of Turkey, with childcare and activities for babies through to teens.

Britain’s Largest Mechanical Puppet to Do 2018 Tour

Enjoy a family break in various locations around the UK where you can admire this magnificent mechanical puppet.

WOW Air Starts Daily Flights to NYC’s JFK from $99

From April 2018 you can take advantage of a cheap way to fly between the US and the UK, if you don’t mind a layover in Reykjavik.

Beaches Relaunch Their Turks & Caicos Resort

Brand new restaurants and quirky dining options, plus a new scuba diving and snorkelling concept for beginners and children in the Caribbean.

Santa’s Lapland Adds Post-Christmas Departures + Luxury Hotel

New luxury family hotel due to open in Lapland this December offering a great place to see the northern lights.

Thomson Holidays Rebrand as TUI

Holiday firm Thomson, known among other things for its popular family holidays, has just rebranded as TUI.

Ras Al Khaimah To Open World's Longest, Highest Zipwire

This winter will see the opening of a major tourist attraction in the Middle East; ideal for those of you with a head for heights.