It’s time to brain-storm with half term season around! So put on your thinking caps for some ideas to keep the kids as well as your family entertained. With the climate still miserable and clammy, right from long holidays and short breaks, here are 5 things to do this February half term.
Overseas Holiday in a Twinkling of an Eye
Escaping for a last-minute vacation is definitely a life-saver that can put the bad climatic conditions behind and will cost peanuts. A week long holiday to destinations consists of Algarve, Majorca and Malta can still be availed from the UK during a weekend in February.
If you are searching for some sun, you need to head towards the Canaries as the climate in the above cities can fluctuate during this time. Preferably, you can head to the charming resorts of Egypt near to the Red Sea. This is one destination that can sweep you off your feet.
Ski tours are sold out heavily during half-term, especially to the majestic Dolomites and snow-capped Swiss Alps. A short city break towards the Italian Alps can still be considered.
Other city break options that are available include Paris, Barcelona, Pisa, Rome and Iceland.
Consider a UK holiday?
Well, if nothing else allures you, you can still opt for some wonderful holiday parks in the UK. There are several cottages that are free to book across striking locations in the country with few pounds just for a week.
The Indoor Ski Slope
Ever missed out a ski holiday? Well, catch it this half-term as there are plenty of skiing activities that your kids can enjoy. Proceed right towards Chill Factore in Manchester and try out ski skills at the Real Snow slope. There are obviously other activities for kids that include a Kids’ Snow School that runs during weekends.
Simultaneously, SnoZone which is located in Milton Keynes hosts a number of events during this time that comprises of face painting, family dance, arts and crafts and many other interesting things. If you wish to improve your snowboarding and skiing, Snocamps will hold teaching techniques for everybody.
Do we realise that the places around us have so much to offer? You can keep your kids engrossed in some of the places that are around you. Show them around and spice it up with a little bit of historical background. Enjoy long and leisurely walks with your family and if you come across a movie theatre, don’t just admire the exteriors, show your family a movie too.
Get ready to get spoilt by some amazing shows at one of the theatres. With commendable musicals such as Matilda, Wanted: Rabbit, Not Now, Bernard, tickets to sell out fast and seats can never be found empty.