Its the summer holidays. The kids are all finished from school and youre now left wondering how to amuse them for two, long months whilst making sure youre not driven to insanity.
You know that jetting off to a Costa Del Sol hotel with a long hours kids club is a desirable contender, but with the economy tight, youre keeping an increasingly close eye on those previous pennies. However, this shouldnt mean you have to sacrifice that all-important family holiday this year.
With so many of us not having the time or money to take a traditional summer vacation abroad, staycations are becoming an increasing trend for families. Rather than shelling out much of your hard-earned cash on airfare, hotels and travel insurance, staycations allow you to keep costs to a bare minimum. The only costs youll be faced with include some food costs, transportation to local events and maybe the off cost for a local attraction. But unlike when on vacation, these can be much more easily managed. (more...)