The school holidays have drawn to a close and the summer sun has disappeared. It’s around this time that people plan a break for the October half term.
There are many great last minute deals cropping up on the internet for affordable autumn getaways for you and your family.
But, to relieve any unnecessary stress before your flight by booking a night at Heathrow’s Terminal 5 hotel from Travelodge.
The availability and ease of the family rooms means that you can keep your costs low and can ensure that your kids are ready for the outward flight the following day. Why rush around at home making sure you’ve packed everything, when you could just be minutes from the departure lounge?
With a whole host of short haul flights available from this bustling London airport, you could be a spoiled traveler when it comes to a choice for the perfect destination.
If you want to ensure a fun filled few days for you and your brood, there’s nothing more magical than Disneyland Paris.
The climate will be roughly the same as in the UK and not so different from east coast USA, so be sure to pack accordingly. Still, the attractions that are here make up for the cool temperatures and will keep your kids happy for the entire sojourn.
Fly from Heathrow to Paris. Twenty miles out of the capital, you will find a new recreation resort, Marne-la-Vallee, which comprises of two theme parks, seven Disney-themed hotels and an entertainment district.
Europe’s most visited attraction; it’s no wonder people of all ages love this magical kingdom.
Whether you’re young, or young at heart, Disneyland Paris is a holiday not to be missed. Even if it’s just seeing the smiles on your kids’ faces, it’ll be worth the money you spend while you’re there.
Spend a day or two exploring Disneyland Park and its’ 49 attractions in 5 themed lands. Enjoy the arcades in Main Street, ride Big Thunder Mountain in Frontierland, scream with delight on the Indiana Jones and the Temple of Peril minetrain rollercoaster in Adventureland, spin on the Mad Hatter’s teacups in Fantasyland and have some laser fun with Buzz Lightyear’s Laser Blast in Discoveryland.
You’ll need a full day to make your way around this park – make use of the Railroad that circles the perimeter, to ease any aching legs.
Make your way to Walt Disney Studios Park to explore the themed rides housed here, including the RC Racer shuttle rollercoaster. Try the spinning “Crush’s Rollercoaster” or the Flying Carpets over Agrabah before catching a classic live show, Animagique – an attraction unique to this Parisian resort.
Spend an evening at the Disney Village and enjoy the entertainment on offer here. From restaurants, bars and shops to Mickey’s Friends and Buffalo Bill’s Wild West Dinner Show, all staying open even after the park closes.
A holiday in the spectacular Disneyland Paris resort is guaranteed to make your kids feel like the luckiest ones alive this October. Be sure to book now to avoid disappointment and spend the eve of your departure in the terminal 5 hotel to keep the stress at an absolute minimum.
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