Deciding what type of holiday you want to experience - now that's a challenge. Should it be a city break or an escape into nature? A relaxing time on the beach or a week-long break packed with activities? An adventure on the other side of the world or a staycation close to home?

The possibilities are seemingly endless, with each type of holiday offering up a wide range of options to choose from. That's where we come in. Here you'll find a regularly updated source of inspiration for different types of holiday, including guides on family-friendly destinations, tips on where to go skiing and suggestions for romantic getaways.

Whether you know what type of holiday you're after or are still undecided, we're here to help. We've got city guides featuring the best shopping, restaurants, art galleries and more. Features on the most spectacular places to experience the wonders of the natural world. Suggestions for destinations that won't break the bank. And recommendations for once-in-a-lifetime trips to tropical islands and wildlife reserves. They're all here. Browse the page for the different types of holidays that are out there - and don't forget to take a look at the different categories on the menu above for more ideas.

For example, if you are planning a holiday with the kids, check our family section. Or, if you are planning a special trip for two, browse our romance articles.

Our Type of holidays Articles