Flying chefs and nannies, sailing trips around the Med or self-catering villas with private chefs and masseuse? We asked the experts at Scott Dunn about the family travel trends for 2018. What will you choose for your family?
Scott Dunn has intrduced a fleet of new self-catered luxury private villas with pools on the South West coast of Ibiza in rural settings or near the coast. Each sleeps 6-14 people and comes equipped with box of age-appropriate toys and games. Lots of extra services are available too to make this the perfect get-away;private chefs, shopping delivered ready for your arrival, a masseuse, personal trainer or a yoga teacher.
If you value some ‘down time’ when you’re on holiday, you can call in the services of a Flying Nanny. She will keep your little ones happy and amused and prepare simple meals for them and take them on fun days out and excursions around the island.
Off the grid
For older children, parents will appreciate some time away from obile devices and games consoles. Trips into the wilderness are becoming more popular, with destinations such as camp sites near the rand Canyon and eco-farmhouses in Andalucia.
Get your little ones out into the fresh air and enjoy the beautiful setting of the alps in summer time. From gentle strolls on the foothills to more challenging hikes, this is a great way to help all members of the familiy get fit and keep active. Activities are also available such as trampolining and airbag jumps in Tignes, mountainbiking and water rafting.
Michelin star chef
If you have chosen a self-catering villa, there may be times when you want to relax and enjoy yourself and perhaps entertain friends. You can take advantage of the services of top chefs, who will arrive at your villa equippped with all they need to create a stunning meal for you.
Take a barge along the waterways of Europe and slow your pace to that of the canals. Luxurious barges come with fully fitted kitchens, comfortable cabins and even a swimming pool!
Its never too soon to start planning for the winter break you’ll all adore. From relaxing villas on the shore of Iceland’s Blue Lagoon to a special trip to see Santa, you and your children will be bewitched.
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