Family in airport

What to do if you get seated separately from your child on a flight

Parents have little choice but to buy allocated seats for the family on flights. But, if you think it’s unfair, you can have a say on the matter
Valsana Hotel

Best eco-friendly holiday destinations for families

Natalie Keeler goes in search of the best eco-friendly holiday destinations, both with and without baby Valsana Hotel, Switzerland Babymoon: For a perfect blend of breathtaking scenery and modern, stylish interiors, Valsana Hotel makes for an idyllic...

Travel: Baby’s first holiday

Bravely venturing on your first holiday with babe in arms? Kate Freud picks out the best getaways Cowley Manor, Cheltenham Close to home - 2hr drive from London You and your little one are guaranteed a warm...
Four Seasons

Travel: Postcard from Hampshire

Kate Freud and family visit the palatial Four Seasons Hotel for a wintry weekend Though our arrival at the Four Seasons was not one of our finest – our youngest, Georgia, vomiting on a biblical...

Travel: Postcard from Vietnam

Louise Pyne explores South-East Asia with her two-year-old son With as much a spirit of adventure as a sense of trepidation at the thought of taking our toddler, Leo, halfway across the world, we set...

Travel: Exploring South Africa with toddlers

Holly Tuppen explores South Africa's Western Cape with her young family No jet lag; wildlife at every turn; English-speaking; kid-loving and unbelievably good value for money. Cape Town and the surrounding region has lots going...
Dorset

Travel: Postcard from Dorset

Rhiane Kirkby and her family take a trip to Christchurch for some seaside fun As we pulled into the Captain’s Club Hotel’s car park I began to curl my toes in anticipation of the ‘welcome’ we...

Travel: Postcard from Cyprus

Soon-to-be first-time parents Elysha Krupp and her husband head to Cyprus to suss out what a baby-friendly hotel is really like When my husband and I decided to try a baby-friendly getaway I was becoming acutely...

Best family-friendly holidays for autumn

Autumn is the perfect time to travel with its kaleidoscope of colours and crisp fresh air. Pack up the family for a weekend of long walks, kicking up leaves and jumping in muddy puddles   Bedruthan Steps Hotel The Bedruthan...

Travel: Postcard from New Forest

Kate Finney and her family head to Lyndhurst for a spot of rural relaxation As the weeks turned to months, it began to dawn on me that my newborn daughter Charlotte was no longer very...