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Visit the Canary Islands

Sun 22nd July 2019

Tenerife  Siam Park   This park has often been called one of the best water parks in the world, and it’s easy to see why. The park has a huge variety of pools, aquatic rides and a wave pool with some of the world’s largest artificial waves. Siam Beach with its vast white sands and clear turquoise waters make for a…

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Things to do in Offaly

Staycation Things to do 22nd July 2019

Birr Castle, Gardens & Science Centre  Rich in history and education, Birr Castle and all that comes with it is also an ideal spot to guarantee entertainment for little ones. Kids can run amuck among the 120 acres of lush gardens and greenery and satisfy adventure needs in the Treetop Adventure Playground. The interactive Science Centre allows visitors to learn…

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Things to do in Mayo

Staycation Things to do 22nd July 2019

Adventure awaits  As Westport is Ireland’s adventure capital, there is no shortage of companies offering wild Atlantic experiences for your family to enjoy. Wavesweeper Sea Adventures is a family-run adventure company that will ensure you make the most of your time on the Mayo coastline with activities such as snorkelling, kayaking and coasteering. The Adventure Islands host similar activities with…

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Things to do in Limerick

Staycation Things to do 22nd July 2019

King John’s Castle  With its convenient Limerick city location, there’s no excuse not to take a trip through medieval times and visit King John’s Castle. The 13th century castle boasts an amazing visitor centre with activities and exhibitions for every age group, including touch screen technology, computer animations and eerie projections to truly take you back in time. The Education…

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Things to do in Wexford

Staycation Things to do 8th July 2019

Courtown Adventure & Leisure Centre  If an active family day out is what you’re yearning for, Courtown Adventure & Leisure Centre is the way to go. Adventure activities include a high ropes course, climbing wall, archery, laser tag, orienteering and more. There is also a swimming pool with fully qualified instructors and lifeguards on hand. For little ones who may not be big enough…

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Malta for couples

Adults Only 30th June 2019

Getaways with Kids editor Ann recently travelled to Malta with her partner Brian for four days and wrote about some of the top things to do when visiting the island.    Flights Ryanair flies from both Dublin and Cork to Malta for around €130.00 pp during high season. Ryanair.ie  Hotel We stayed in the four–star Hotel Santana, located in St. Paul’s Bay, for some of our trip…

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A sun holiday in Salou

Sun 27th February 2019

By Ann Cronin  Why Salou?   Salou and the Costa Daurada area have become a family favourite in terms of Spanish holiday destinations. There are flights from Dublin, Shannon and Cork airports to Reus in Salou.    Where should we stay?  Jammed with hotels, resorts, apartments and Air B&Bs, there is no shortage of accommodation in Salou. Only you can tell what is the…

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