Europe Forums

Post New Topic

Recent Activity

View all Europe activity »
  1. 1 Please help: Swiss Pass/Lucerne/Engadine?
  2. 2 Single Parent with Tweens London/Paris
  3. 3 tickets for Wimbledon
  4. 4 Day trips from Seville -Granada, Cadiz&Jerez or white villages
  5. 5 Trip Report This Pirate goes to Penzance, and then on to the land of Fire and Ice
  6. 6 Drive from Montepulciano to Cinque Terre
  7. 7 Trip Report Capri is for vacationing, la Dordogne is for living
  8. 8 Chania
  9. 9 Paris advice with kids
  10. 10 Iceland car rental agencies
  11. 11 Trip Report 3 Weeks in Sicilia!!
  12. 12 Best Viking Sites
  13. 13 Paris hotel
  14. 14 Train transfer questions and safety - France/NL/Belgium/UK
  15. 15 Schlipol Airport/Amsterdam/question
  16. 16 Frankfurt to Achen travel by train
  17. 17 Ex-pats with young kids
  18. 18 Madrid, Andalusia and possibly Tangiers
  19. 19 Charming hotels in Paris, please help.
  20. 20 RS view on booking.com & the like
  21. 21 Dolomites Sept 2017 express bus schedules
  22. 22 Please help with Carry-on Question--CDG!
  23. 23 Fly out Venice or Rome
  24. 24 Airport Transfer Vienna
  25. 25 Top Tapas Tascas
View next 25 » Back to the top

Help! Family holiday- France Spain Greece Italy

Jump to last reply

Hi! We are flying in to Paris on the 3rd of June ( from Australia) and I'd really appreciate some opinions on our (loose) itinerary. The only thing that is fixed so far is that we are flying out of Milan on the 28th of July. We are a family of five- our three kids will be 14, 9 and 2. We are primarily keen on having a relaxing time whilst obviously experiencing what we can of this amazing part of the world!

So, this is what I have in mind so far:

3rd June: fly in to Paris

4-11 June London and surrounds

11-16 June: Paris and surrounds

16-20 June somewhere in the south of France (Avignon?)

21- 25 Barcelona

26 June- 2 July santorini ( or recommend Greek island that is the easiest to get to from Barcelona- wanting laid back island, beautiful water, cheap as possible accommodation food etc)

4- 28 July: Italy (this bit I haven't worked out yet but keen for advice on where to fly to from said Greek island that will be easiest/cheapest- somewhere in southern Italy so we can head north...?)

28 July: Fly out of Milan!

At the moment I just want to pin down the itinerary- but I'm really open to suggestions for good family friendly places to visit/stay/things to do. I think we'd all appreciate being near the ocean/pool/river/lake wherever possible and generally being 'off the beaten track'.

Thanks in advance!

11 Replies |Back to top

Sign in to comment.

Advertisement