Posts Tagged“family holidays in sicily”

Unforgettable all inclusive holidays to Sicily: view from the balcony

Your guide to choosing a villa or all-inclusive holiday in Sicily At a glance Compare all-inclusive and self-catering Sicily holiday prices Keeping life simple on a self-catering break Setting your own holiday schedule Finding the best activities in Sicily Architecture, nature and markets in Sicily   Discover the pros and cons of villa versus all-inclusive holidays in Sicily and find the best deal on a magical stay on Italy’s most southerly island. Returning home at the end of a holiday to a credit card bill is probably the least favourite part of any holiday experience and it is generally at these times…

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If you’re lucky enough to have a big family, there are fewer more agreeable ways to spend a holiday than gathering everyone together in a loud, lively multi-generational melting pot of siblings, cousins and grandparents. The benefits are obvious: for the kids, spending time with favourite cousins means ready-made friends for daytime water fun and evening card games while for the adults, meal preparation takes on a whole new meaning – and there are babysitters on hand if one couple wants to slip out for a spot of sightseeing or a romantic dinner à deux. The question of pooling resources…

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Choosing a villa for a family holiday is loaded with complex decisions, with budgets, location and ‘must-have’ facilities all playing their part – and that’s before you have even discussed whether holidaying with another family may be a good idea. So here are some of our top tips to help you along the way, with a small selection of some of our best villas for families.   Beachfront location If you are working within a budget, decide which is more important – a pool or proximity to the sea. For families with young children, being able to walk straight on…

Villa Pizzo Rocca, Sicily

Great beaches, water sports, outdoor activities and child-friendly attractions are just part of the picture.  Wander into town for an ice-cream, check out the menu and bambino-adoring welcome at the local trattoria and you will soon see why Sicily is the obvious choice for a family holiday! See our selection of family-friendly villas.   Activities for all the family If you are holidaying in Sicily with young children during our hottest months, a couple of cultural visits may be enough.  Intersperse them with days by the pool or on the beach or head for the Parco Avventura Madonie, an adventure…