FAMILY TRAVEL

Travelling with a baby
Travel

Travelling with a baby

Travel with a baby during maternity leave isn’t just for the intrepid — it can offer up bonding time, be cheaper to live in another country and satisfying to see your little one take in new sights. With a bit of preparation, it can be immensely rewarding.   Published in the May 2019 issue of National Geographic Traveller (UK) Find us on social media Twitter | Facebook | Instagram | Flipboard

Newfoundland and Labrador: Where Cosmopolitan Meets Ancient History

Explore the 565-million-year-old mysteries of Newfoundland and Labrador.  

A family affair: top three multi-generational cruises

With fun-filled kid’s clubs, aqua parks and entertainment for all ages, cruising really is a family affair with these new onboard attractions.

Mishaps and mayhem of family travel according to one travel writer

Who says adventurous travel has to stop once there are kids in tow? Not the contributors to the latest release from Bradt Travel Guides, that’s for sure.

On location: following the trail of Frozen locations across Norway

With Frozen II set to hit the big screen this winter, we look to Norway — one location that inspired the film — for some family-friendly wintry getaways.

Svalbard: take a family adventure to the polar realm that inspired Philip Pullman's Northern Lights

A strange, snowy wilderness at the end of the world, Svalbard is a place of myth, legend and fairytale landscapes. It’s also a great place for a family adventure.

Going glamping with the family? Ditch the devices and go off-grid in Herefordshire

Disconnecting from the modern world and delving into the countryside is the perfect way to switch off with the troops. 

Top 10 UK Halloween activities for the family

With the scary season fast approaching, the UK has a selection of thrilling activities to entertain the whole family.
Partner Content

Could Arosa Lenzerheide be Switzerland's ultimate family ski destinations?

With six dedicated children’s areas, snow gardens like Honeyland Prätschli and a multitude of gentle blue pistes, Arosa Lenzerheide is the ultimate family-friendly ski destination.

From Frozen II to the Lion King: five of the best film-inspired family adventures

Ever wanted to discover Simba’s Pride Lands or Mowgli’s jungle landscapes? We’ve picked our top family-friendly itineraries inspired by the silver screen.
Partner Content

Wondering where to take the family? Try winter adventures in the Austrian region of Serfaus-Fiss-Ladis

The three Austrian villages of Serfaus, Fiss and Ladis in Tyrol have positioned themselves as family specialists among the Alpine regions.

Costa Rica: 50 words for rain

An epic adventure in the teeny, tiny destination of Costa Rica, meeting sloths and watching turtles nest, plus a little monkeying around between rare wildlife sightings, zip-lining and volcanic lava trails. All this to find out what makes it one of the happiest places on earth — despite, and because of, the rain.

Top 9 UK family festivals 2019

Comedy, medieval axe-throwing and Peppa Pig all feature in our roundup of this summer’s top family-friendly festivals.

New itineraries for family adventures

Family adventure has never been more popular, and there’s a raft of new trips with which to channel your brood’s intrepid spirit.

St Lucia: Tales of the Caribbean

“Hang on,” I say. Too late. Luca (4) is whizzing down the slide into the kids’ pool and it’s only 6am. Jet-lagged and unaccustomed to the sun, the sand and the invitingly warm waters of the beautiful St Lucia, this was just too good an opportunity to give up. It was to set the pace for a series of adventures — some on water, some on land, and some taking in both
Partner Content

Here's what to do in Guatemala with a family

Festivals sizzling with street life, outdoorsy adventures, fascinating museums — Guatemala is a blast for families. Here’s a round-up of eight of its highlights

Family travel: Top trips to learn something new

Take advantage of new, creative experiences being brought to life beyond the classroom