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5 top tips for keeping fit and healthy on holiday

5 top tips for keeping fit and healthy on holiday

Ah, holiday time. A chance to leave the stressful everyday routine behind and spend a few weeks indulging in endless food, drink, sun and relaxation. But you don’t have to completely neglect your health and fitness while you’re away. Check out our ...

We’ve Got Wimbledon Fever

We’ve Got Wimbledon Fever

It’s time to pour the Pimms and bring out the strawberries – the nation’s favourite tennis tournament is here once more! If you’re feeling inspired to dust off your racket and perfect your backhand, here are some of our holiday villas with tennis ...

The 3 most Instagrammable destinations in Europe

The 3 most Instagrammable destinations in Europe

Are you an Instagram lover deciding where to book your next villa holiday? Look no further than our top three most photogenic destinations in Europe. Rent a holiday villa at one of these Insta-worthy locations and you’ll get incredible #nofilter ...

Overpacking For Holidays

Overpacking For Holidays

Do you travel light or tend to over-prepare? We reveal the packing habits of UK holidaymakers, revealing the most popular items we like to cram in.   How do you tackle packing for holidays? Some of us will get started weeks in advance, while ...

Healthy Happy Villas

Healthy Happy Villas

Do you let your hair down on holiday or do you prefer to pace yourself? Villa Plus looks at how wild we go when we get away from it all. What do you look for in a holiday? Some of us are seeking sun-filled days and nights of bar hopping, while ...

Taking Children Out of School for a Holiday

Taking Children Out of School for a Holiday

Term Time Have you ever been tempted to take the kids out of school to take them on the trip of a lifetime? Perhaps work commitments get in the way, you’ve found an amazing mid-term deal on a holiday to Spain, or maybe there’s a package on a family ...

Baby-friendly villa holidays: everything you need to know

Baby-friendly villa holidays: everything you need to know

If you’re a parent going on a villa holiday with infant children, you’re in for a treat. Swimming pools, beaches and all the other attractions on offer make for treasured memories which you’ll always share. Before you book anything, though, it’s ...

Holiday safety tips for villas with toddlers

Holiday safety tips for villas with toddlers

Few things top the freedom that a self-catered holiday gifts your family, especially if you’re travelling with toddlers. Not only can you come and go as you please, cook for yourself and indulge in true privacy, holiday villas tend to come complete ...

5 romantic nights in for the best ways to propose on holiday

5 romantic nights in for the best ways to propose on holiday

The best ways to propose on holiday are personal and based on what your partner loves. Stick to those two all-important mantras and you shouldn’t go far wrong. To stay on the safe side, it’s a good plan to brainstorm a handful of proposal ideas. ...

Top 10 things to do in Zante for Families

Top 10 things to do in Zante for Families

A villa holiday to the Greek of Zante – also known as Zakynthos – is the perfect family choice. Combining culture and history with stunning landscapes, quaint villages and miles of sandy beaches, there’s something for everyone. ...

Villa honeymoon ideas: inspiration for cunning newlyweds

Villa honeymoon ideas: inspiration for cunning newlyweds

When many people imagine their perfect honeymoon, they envision nights in a hotel’s most luxurious suite, complete with a hot tub, rose petals and some bubbly. Yet this style of honeymoon can be both expensive and lacking in adventure. A villa ...

5 kids’ swimming pool games for your family villa holiday

5 kids’ swimming pool games for your family villa holiday

 When you’ve got a villa complete with a private pool, you’re in for the family holiday of a lifetime. No small wonder there – it’ll be shared just with you and your loved ones! Not only that, it’s the perfect opportunity to learn and enjoy ...

Why you should choose a villa holiday let in Majorca

Why you should choose a villa holiday let in Majorca

Majorca attracts families, couples and party-goers to its balmy shores. Many holidaymakers visit the Balearic island every year for a whole host of reasons. From simple beach relaxation to thrilling cycling routes, the island is loved by people who ...

Why a holiday rental is perfect for retired couples

Why a holiday rental is perfect for retired couples

Package holidays in hotels might be convenient, but that doesn’t mean they’re the most cost-effective, or even the most comfortable option. In a holiday rental, you can experience luxury accommodation at a much lower price, and this is only one of ...

Why you should take your baby on a self-catering holiday

Why you should take your baby on a self-catering holiday

With a new baby in the family, it can be tempting to take the easy route and postpone any holidays for a couple of years. And while there is no denying that traveling to a holiday rental with an infant has its challenges, it is one of the most ...

What are the advantages of holiday rentals for families?

What are the advantages of holiday rentals for families?

Even if you love the convenience of staying in a hotel, it’s not always the best option for family holidays. Finding the right sized room can be a challenge, and with three or more people to pay for, prices soon start to skyrocket. Holiday rentals ...

Why a holiday rental is perfect for a romantic couple’s break

Why a holiday rental is perfect for a romantic couple’s break

Everyone has their own picture of the perfect romantic getaway, and that can be a secluded retreat, a weekend of wining and dining, or an action-packed adventure. No matter what kind of holiday you and your partner prefer, renting a holiday home is ...

What are the advantages of holiday villa rentals for groups of friends?

What are the advantages of holiday villa rentals for groups of friends?

Travelling with a group of friends promises plenty of fun, and you’re sure to return home with lots of lost-lasting memories. Self-catering villa rentals are one of the best ways to make the most of your trip. Group holiday villa accommodation ...

The three F’s for your holiday!

The three F’s for your holiday!

Villa Plus holidays tackle the three f’s – Families, Fun and Food At Villa Plus, every holiday detail is considered to make sure that the whole family loves it more.  From ensuring meal times go without a hitch to providing enough activities for ...