Canvas Holidays are thrilled to be nominated for three accolades at the British Travel Awards 2017. Last year we won three awards at the BTAs and we would love to do the same this year but we can’t do it without your help! We would be grateful if you could show your support for Canvas…Details
Croatia is fast becoming one of the most popular tourist destinations in Europe. With exciting cities, unique architecture, gorgeous landscapes of green mountains, the sparkling turquoise Adriatic Sea and, of course, plenty of sunshine, it’s easy to see why. If you’ve not yet been convinced to book your next camping holiday in this wonderful country,…Details
Let’s face it when on holiday we like to show off a little (or a lot) to our friends and family on Instagram. Here at Canvas, we love having a scroll through our feed to see some of the incredible places our customers head to each year. Here are just a few of our current…Details
Why choose Croatia? With 13 hours of sunshine a day in July and August, Croatia is one of the sunniest countries in Europe. Considering how little sunshine we get here in the UK, it’s easy to see why Croatia is fast becoming a tourist hot-spot. One of the top reasons to visit Croatia is the…Details
It’s that time of year again when the Cannes Film Festival is in full force with A-listers flooding to the beautiful coastal city. But did you know the festival isn’t just for movie stars to enjoy? The Festival is being held this year from 17-28 May and there are plenty of events open to the…Details
Brittany is one of the most easily accessible regions in France whether by plane or ferry. If you hate the idea of piling the whole family in to the car and driving for hours and hours to reach your destination, then we have have good news! We’ve put together a handy guide to fly-drive holidays,…Details
Travelling with toddlers is a daunting task – I’m not going to lie! And 2, nearly-2 year olds make quite demanding travel companions. Back in September, we went on a camping holiday to Holland – the first leg of our journey was an overnight ferry crossing from Newcastle to Amsterdam. The journey from Dunfermline to…Details
Travelling by plane can either be your idea of heaven or hell. I’ll let you into a secret. I don’t like flying. I get so ridiculously nervous before I fly that I usually feel nauseous until I’m sat down (preferably by the window), seat belt fastened and we’re airborne. I don’t like take off, never have and probably never will. But I do love travelling and seeing new places and that normally involves having to get on a plane.Details
When the sun shines, it doesn’t take too long before the familiar smell of barbecue starts wafting through the air. There’s something about relaxing outside with a cool drink in your hand, friends and family around and the smell of your food cooking that makes you feel so good!
Being based in Scotland though, the opportunity for barbecuing doesn’t arise too often so holidays are the perfect chance to dine al fresco with the delicious smell of meats, veggies and sweet treats wafting through the sunny, chilled-out holiday evening air. Plus camping holidays and barbecues go hand in hand.Details
Linda Jamieson recalls her first time taking the ferry and discovers it’s the perfect way to travel with a toddler.
Travelling with a toddler can be daunting. Will they throw a tantrum? How do you fit all their favourite toys into a single suitcase? How often will you hear “Are we there yet?” uttered by excited children or muttered by exhausted parents.Details