Rome's Colosseum, Florence's Duomo Santa Maria del Fiore, the Venetian Canals and the Leaning Tower of Pisa, Italy isn't short on world-famous destinations, which might explain why it's one of the most visited countries in the world. Aside from historical destinations and impressive architecture,… Read more
Hidden Italy: An SPL Villas guide to Italy's lesser-known gems
Submitted by: Edward on Wed, 30/03/2022 - 15:56
Vines and villas: Where to go for a wine holiday with SPL Villas
Submitted by: Edward on Wed, 16/03/2022 - 15:56
Few things beat relaxing with a glass of wine when on holiday. While you might not need an excuse to open a bottle, there's nothing quite like trying the local specialities when your villa is only a short distance away from the local vineyards.
Holidaying in wine-producing countries often provides you with the opportunity to experience life in working vineyards, with tours and tasting experiences that explain… Read more
If you're looking for sunshine and warm weather in Europe, the first place to start would be the Mediterranean. A long way from the grey skies of the UK, the Mediterranean is known for its hot summers and mild winters, its sun-kissed beaches and warm seas.
You can almost guarantee warm weather when you holiday in the Med, but if vitamin D is the one thing you're in search of, with the help of our friends and sun care specialists… Read more
Best holiday destinations for families with young kids
Submitted by: Edward on Tue, 22/02/2022 - 13:21
Whether this is your first holiday as a family or your 10th, booking through SPL Villas is a sure way to guarantee family members of all ages have a fantastic time abroad. Today, it’s never been easier for families to enjoy the sun, sea and sights of the Mediterranean.
As ever, the question of where to go remains, and it's no secret that we at SPL have a soft spot for the Mediterranean. We also know that running a family… Read more
Making memories: Our top picks for your 2022 family holiday
Submitted by: Edward on Tue, 25/01/2022 - 17:04
Family holidays are where the best memories are made, bringing together generations to share the same experiences, and enjoy time together. Whether it's your first time visiting a destination or returning to a family favourite, deciding on where to go and what to look forward to is all part of the fun.
With spring only a couple of months away, families are… Read more
Our favourite destinations for family holidays in 2022/23
Submitted by: Edward on Tue, 23/11/2021 - 14:08
While 2021 may already be drawing to a close, the potential for travel in 2022 and 2023 is something to look forward to, especially in these colder months! As travel opens up and holidaying returns to its former glory, many of us are considering booking that big family holiday next year now that things are finally looking up for travel.
After two years of uncertainty, we at SPL Villas wanted to make booking… Read more
Mallorca, also sometimes spelt Majorca, is a jewel of an island situated on the western edge of the Mediterranean, nestled amongst the Balearic Islands. Ever a popular choice for holiday goers, this luxurious little island is no stranger to those in search of the… Read more
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A villa holiday is a fantastic way to see the world. It's also a great option for families, as it gives you access to a home away from home…
Boasting 200km of beautiful coastline, with hidden coves, rugged cliffs, and each beach a pocket of azure shores and silky, soft sand, the Algarve truly is a treasure trove of beauty.…
As Spain’s largest Balearic Island, Mallorca has long been a go-to destination for cyclists all over Europe - thanks to its blue skies, sunny coastlines, tough…