A review of Sanguli, Costa Dorada, Spain


Rob Foster was the lucky winner of a family holiday to Sanguli in 2011, here is what he thought… I couldn’t believe my luck when I was announced as the winner of a holiday with  Al Fresco Holidays on Twitter. The PR company were quickly in contact and put me in touch with the fabulous [...]

New Parc: Chateau de Galinee Campsite


Chateau de Galinee is the perfect resort for a young family. It’s small and friendly, with a great water park and has interesting and exciting places nearby. The site is located at St Cast near St Malo in Brittany, north western France, so it’s in easy reach via the English Channel. It’s close to the [...]

Visiting the Massif de l’Esterel Coastal Area of France


Our Douce Quietude site is a great place for families with young children to unwind against a beautiful coastal backdrop. Set in the Massif de l’Esterel coastal area, Douce Quietude features a kids splash area with water jets splash pool and entertainment for family fun and frolics. Choose from two types of mobile home to [...]

Explore the Venetian Riviera with our New Parc – San Francesco Campsite


The Venetian Riviera is home to one of the most fantastic and memorable cities to visit in the world – Venice With beaches, beautiful seafronts and sumptuous cultural experiences, it’s a wonderful place to visit for all the family. Our Thomson Al Fresco park San Francesco campsite is located in Caorle, and is a large [...]

Explore the Adriatic Coast at our New Park – Adriano Campsite


Adriano is one of our newest parks, situated close to Ravenna on Italy’s east coast. It offers a superb getaway for families with its sandy beach location and sociable atmosphere welcoming families from all over Europe. Adriano campsite is also just a short walk to Punta Marina’s beachside restaurants and bars, and there’s plenty of [...]

Catalonia – the capital of great food

spannish meal

THE ONE factor that will determine whether your holiday is a success or not is the cuisine. If the food is just a fast-food version of what you get at home, it is likely you’ll be disappointed. Fortunately, for those traveling to the Costa Brava, and staying at Al Fresco Holiday’s fabulous Castell Montgri site, [...]

Holiday Photo Giveaway

A PICTURE SAYS A THOUSAND WORDS Here at Al Fresco HQ, we have been looking back over all the lovely photos submitted for our recent Facebook camera giveaway. There’s beaches, pool shots, stunning vistas plus much much more. In fact, it’s making us look back at the Summer that’s just gone and the next coming [...]

Holiday on the Venetian Riviera? Get on your bike


IT MAY seem an odd suggestion for those heading towards a region world-renowned for its canals but, if you’re heading for the Venetian Riviera next summer, you’ll be needing a bike. We spent two days of our seven-day holiday to Pra Delle Torri, in the Venetian Riviera, riding bikes around the region. Why? Because there [...]

Honest, no-holds-barred holiday review from the kids

Adam Moss family on holiday at Estartit with Thomson Al Fresco

WHENEVER my brood gets back from holiday we have an inquest. Not immediately, but usually about six months or so after we return, when the constant rain, the chill-winds of winter and the dark British nights make us hark back fondly to those warm summer evenings on the Costa Brava or the sparkling sunshine of [...]

Win a Camera and Photo Album on Facebook


HOLIDAY MEMORIES ARE FADING Here at Thomson Al Fresco, we are all about creating warm, happy holiday memories and sharing them with our family and friends when we return home. However, from our research, it turns out the staple family album is a thing of the past. Incredibly, over half of the country NEVER prints [...]