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Brit's favourite summer holiday destinations revealed

A survey of more than 1600 British holidaymakers conducted by leading online travel agent On the Beach, reveals Brit's favourite holiday destinations of all time, with the magical island of Majorca hitting the top spot.

Ten family adventures for summer that won't break the bank

Ten family adventures for summer that won't break the bank

This week's Budget contained welcome news for some families, including a new tax-free childcare scheme and increased personal allowance for income tax.

Over a quarter of Brits find holiday planning a headache

The lead up to a holiday should be an exciting time, but for over a quarter (27 per cent) of Brits the planning, booking and preparation is a source of great stress.

How to choose the right all inclusive holiday for you

Choosing an all inclusive holiday saves money and offers fantastic value all year round. Every detail from flights to airport transfers, as well as food and drinks are included in the price – so you can financially plan your holiday down to the last detail.

Germany's No. 1 Theme Park opens for the summer season on 23 March

Germany's No. 1 Theme Park opens for the summer season on 23 March

When it comes to having fun, nowhere is quite like Europa-Park. With more than 100 attractions and 11 thrilling roller-coaster rides, Germany's largest theme park is also rated as one of the world's best, with more than 4.5 million visitors every year.

British travellers ignore language barriers abroad

British travellers ignore language barriers abroad

Almost one third of British travellers admit to speaking louder and slower, waving their arms or pretending they understand the locals while abroad.

Sunken cities, Tom Cruise and a new EU member

As the summer holidays approach, there’s the annual conundrum of how to keep the whole family happy on holiday.

Plan a Highland adventure for the family this Easter

Plan a Highland adventure for the family this Easter

More families can now experience the thrill of their own personalised and exclusive Highland adventure – including rock climbing, abseiling, hill walking and ridge walking to wild camping, loch fishing and navigation skills - in the heart of some of the most stunning landscapes in the north west Highlands of Scotland.

Become a sporting sensation at Sani Resort, Greece

Become a sporting sensation at Sani Resort, Greece

With an increasing travel trend towards adults learning something new on holiday, the family favourite Sani Resort in Greece is now ensuring that younger holiday makers aren’t left behind.

Camping beats all-inclusive breaks as top family getaway for Brits

Camping and caravanning still holds the crown for the best family getaway following decades of popularity, research from car hire comparison site Carhiremarket.com has revealed.

New Football Academy for children at Sani Resort

New Football Academy for children at Sani Resort

The ultimate football experience has now arrived at the family friendly Sani Resort in Greece, with the launch of the new children’s Football Academy.

Be prepared for May half-term and put a spring in your step

Half term can be a hard slog. For parents currently getting through half term with ‘buoyant’ children and at their wits’ end wondering what to do next time, Cheapflights.co.uk has some tips on booking the perfect family-friendly spring break.

Five hour flight and 24 degrees - ingredients for the perfect holiday

Five hour flight and 24 degrees - ingredients for the perfect holiday

The perfect holiday is an 11-day break following a five-hour flight with a temperature of 24 degrees – and Fifty Shades of Grey to read beside the pool, research has revealed.

Term-time travel taboo

More than half (55 per cent) of parents are willing to take their children out of school to save money on their holidays, regardless of the school's policy on absences, according to research from Direct Line travel insurance.

Over 27 million Brits planning a holiday escape in 2013

An estimated 27.4 million Britons will enjoy a holiday escape in 2013, spending a collective £22.75 billion, according to research from Sainsbury's Bank Travel Insurance.