Travelling with children can be very expensive, so if you can find a free child place it can make a world of difference. The savings you make could allow you to make the most of your holiday in terms of affording excursions and activities, which means more fun for everybody!
Both Tenerife and Crete are great family vacations, as there are many things parents can do to keep the children busy and provide a fun and memorable trip. Both locations offer an abundant amount of things for families to do, and here are just some of them.
Things to Do in Tenerife
Tenerife has a variety of top tourist attractions, including Siam Park, a water park with a Thai theme and some incredible water slides. You could also catch a dolphin show in Aqualand, which also has a small water park to enjoy.
There are many outdoor activities that you can do in Tenerife, including scuba diving, horseback riding, hiking and golf. Alternatively if you're looking for something a bit more relaxing, there are a variety of warm, sandy beaches.
Things to Do in Crete
Crete has lots of historical places to visit, one of the best of which is the Palace of Knossos which was constructed around 2,000 BC. There are also many outdoor activities, such as hiking at Samaria Gorge in Chania to the west, whereas shopaholics will be in heaven at the boutiques in Agios Nikolaos.
Hotels Offering Free Child Places
Now that you’ve chosen where to go, you need to know where to stay! Isabel Family Hotel in Tenerife has kids clubs, a soft play centre, and a climbing wall, plus you could also spend a day at the beach that is just 500 meters away, or in the large outdoor swimming pool. Cheap holiday specialists Jet2holidays even include a free unlimited daily entrance to the awesome Siam Park water park when you book your holiday with them.
On the other hand, Royal Belvedere Hotel in Crete is situated on a hilltop and surrounded by many flowering plants and olive, lemon, and palm trees. The hotel is located just 400 meters from the beach, and there is also a mini-golf course, tennis courts, and a place to play beach volleyball.
These are just a couple of hotels that are offering thousands of free child places for 2013. Just look out for the 'Free Child Places' symbol when browsing online with Jet2holidays – Package holidays you can trust - but be quick, places for 2013 are already selling fast and once they're gone, they're gone!