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A Superb Family-Friendly Villa in the Greek Islands

Imagine cloudless blue skies, quaint century-old villages, hillsides dotted with blue-trimmed, whitewashed houses and gnarled olive trees. Imagine friendly people, gentle breezes and safe swimming beaches each with it’s own family-run taverna. This is the Cyclades. This is Paros. The Cyclades islands lie in the Aegean southeast of mainland Greece. Including such well-known locations as…

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Enjoy Sweet Tuscan Village Life at La Bandita Townhouse

La Bandita Townhouse is a very special boutique hotel for families who want to experience village life in Tuscany. This former convent from the Renaissance era has been lovingly restored with a wonderful combination of classic Tuscan architecture and modernity. John and Ondine, the owners, have kids and love to travel — it’s clear that they understand what…

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Explore England and Wales from Postcard-Perfect Tudor Farmhouse Hotel

Just two hours from London, hugging the bottom of an English hill but near enough to Wales to pop over for lunch, Tudor Farmhouse Hotel is the perfect base from which to explore the English countryside and a bit of Wales. Just give yourself time to spend in the hotel too! Tudor Farmhouse Family-Friendly Hotel Review Accommodation…

Modern Luxury in a Fairytale Medieval Hamlet at Monteverdi Tuscany

Monteverdi Tuscany is so unique that its appeal is hard to sum up in a tidy package. Nestled into the tiny, ancient village of Castiglioncello del Trinoro, deep in Tuscany’s Val d’Orcia, this luxurious escape plays old-world allure against contemporary chic, artfully blending both into the wild beauty of the surrounding landscape. The property is as natural a fit for families as…

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Tips for Planning a Family Road Trip Through Southern Spain

Driving through Southern Spain provides an experience that you just can’t replicate by visiting the big cities of Madrid or Barcelona. Exploring Andalusia, you will pass through fields of waving sunflowers and hill after hill of olive groves as you wind through dusty mountains to end up at the beautiful beaches in Costa del Sol. From…

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Grand Hyatt Istanbul Highlights for Families

Grand Hyatt Istanbul is located in Taksim, the heart of modern Istanbul. Families visiting this exotic city — the largest in Turkey, with a population of over 14 million people — will appreciate the the spacious, well-appointed rooms and kid-friendly amenities, as they provide a welcome respite from the bustle of this historic city. Here are highlights from our stay…

A Cotswolds Family Getaway at Lovely Ellenborough Park

The Cotswolds area of England is known for rolling green hillsides and gorgeous golden stone buildings. Ellenborough Park, a luxurious five-star property in the Cotswolds, is the perfect place to enjoy that natural beauty and serenity as a family. Ellenborough Park Family-Friendly Review Unbeatable Facilities What will strike a visitor first and foremost is the…

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Palazzo Vecchietti: Luxury Apartment-Style Suites in the Heart of Florence

Palazzo Vecchietti is a perfect option for discerning families who want spacious, private accommodations with kitchen facilities and a home-away-from-home ambiance. This historical 15th-century palazzo has just 14 rooms spread over three floors. The small scale of the property, paired with the personalized service of the front office staff, creates a relaxed, comfortable, and unstuffy atmosphere…