Bring the Tribe

Thailand for mum, dad and the kids

What is the perfect formula for a family-friendly holiday? First, you need to choose the destination - Thailand is perfect. Secondly, you need to choose resorts that offer something for mum, dad and the kids, whether they are toddlers or teenagers. We look at five resorts that tick all the family holiday boxes.

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Dive in! You will never forget To Sua

Welcome to To Sua, the world’s most beautiful swimming spot. It’s a big statement to call something the world’s best, but To Sua more than rises to the challenge. Firstly, it is one of the most photographed spots in Samoa. And when you add your image to the 5000-plus shots on Instagram, please make sure you tag us #hootholidays To Sua is located on the south-east coast of Upolu Island, near the village of Lotofaga. Upolu is also home to Apia, the capital of Samoa.

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What's the science behind the Alofaaga Blowhole?

All science experiments should involve savagely spouting water and coconuts. Yes, that’s right, coconuts. The Alofaaga Blowhole has been described as the most spectacular on Earth. And it’s hard to argue with that description. Visitors cheer with delight as strong waves surge through lava tubes to cause repeated geyser-like eruptions into the air.

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