As the economy has slowly started to improve, an increasing number of families are once again looking to see where they can go on holiday and they have plenty of options available, it just depends on what you are looking for and how much you have to spend.
These two aspects are the most important and will dictate where you can realistically go.
Book Early Many people think that last minute deals are the best but in reality, even though some a beneficial, the best deals can be found when you get online.
The holiday parks in the UK, for example, have some great deals on Easter and summer breaks at the moment and families can bag themselves a bargain.
By booking early you can also by more choosy in what you pick as you have time to make a decision instead of having to choose under pressure, this is likely to save you money in the long run.
Think Local If you are looking to save money on your next family holiday, the best thing is to visit a destination locally.
You may think that this is going to spoil the fun but it could do the exact opposite as places such as the UK holiday parks have some amazing entertainment, sports and activities on offer so that you and your family can have the best family break ever whilst saving a pretty penny as well.
You will also save on the hassle and expense of travelling long distance as well as the hassle it can cause when travelling with toddlers.
Look for different Accommodation options When travelling abroad you make a point of choosing the right location so why do anything different when travelling in the UK.
There are some excellent self accommodation options available meaning you can shop for some ingredients before hand or at a local shop and make your own food there.
This is going to be a bit more difficult and parents may not want to cook on their family break but you can save some money by doing so, so it is just a matter of weighing up the pros and cons of cooking and saving money or eating out and paying more.
It's up to you.