Ah family holidays. You spend hours on end browsing sites for the perfect deal with convenient flight times, a hotel close to the beach with lots of kids’ activities, and a good price. You spend even longer planning the holiday, researching things to do as a family and making packing lists so you definitely don’t forget anything.
Then you set off and you remember that when it comes to family holidays, you can do all the preparation in the world and things still won’t go to plan. Here are 12 things that always happen on a family holiday…
That rabbit is the only thing standing between normality and a face-melting tantrum in the departures lounge.
She'll make sure you're all covered from head to toe, but somehow everyone ends up sunburnt anyway.
You’re pretty sure it’s the same person every day, mocking you.
Any family time now begins with an argument where you have to physically drag them away from this child.
Cue a mad rush down to the street to collect them all up.
The hotel might not have been right around the last corner, but it’s DEFINITELY right around this corner…
I can hardly not buy tickets from you now, can I. It’s how much?!
Even though you know you’ll beat it home.
It goes right over their heads.
The hire car. The middle of an inescapable queue. The hotel swimming pool. All fine options.
Because you wouldn’t be without it, would you?
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