Mums are great aren’t they?! To celebrate Mother’s Day this Sunday, a day set aside specifically to spend a few hours appreciating how much our mums do for us, here’s a look at some of the best places in the world to travel with your mum.
It’s probably not often that you get to go travelling with you mum, but if you could take her anywhere, what trip would you treat her to?
The Dubai Mall.
8 Amazing Destinations that are Perfect for Mums
We’ve come up with what we think are 8 of the best places to travel to with your mum. Which one do you think your mum would enjoy? Let us know in the comments box below.
Go Shopping in Dubai
Dubai is one of the world’s best destinations when it comes to shopping. Home to one of the biggest shopping centres in the world The Dubai Mall it’s a shopper’s paradise.
After you’ve shopped ‘till you drop head to one of Dubai’s top class hotels or beach side bars for a cocktail and bite to eat in the sun, the perfect treat for Mum.
Glamp Under the Desert Stars in Morocco
In a previous blog post, 7 Gorgeous Places to go Glamping, we told you about the beautiful Scarabeo Camp in Morocco.
Take your mum for a few days of relaxation under the stars in the middle of the desert, with Bedouin tea, and fish cooked over a fire and camel rides through the Sahara.
The experience of sleeping in the desert below a blanket of stars is one that will prove to be completely unforgettable.
Relaxing Beach Break in Thailand
Thailand is one of the world’s best holiday destinations – and what’s not to love?!
Sit on glorious sandy beaches that meet turquoise waters in a relaxed environment.
Head to Koh Samui or Phuket with your mum and spend your days getting pampered in beach side spas and your evenings’ restaurant hopping sampling the delights of Thai cuisine.
Get pampered in Thailand.
A City Break in Barcelona
If your mum is a bit of a culture vulture a weekend in Barcelona is the perfect choice. It’s got absolutely everything you could want, good weather, beautiful architecture, museums, beach, café’s ripe for people watching, tapas and red wine. Perfect.
Relax in a Thermal Spa in Iceland
Iceland is one of the most unique places in the world, everyone who goes comes back impressed and a little bit in love. Head to capital Reykjavik and take our mum to one of the many thermal pools.
The completely natural thermal water is great for your body and super relaxing, so take a soak and you and your mum will leave relaxed and rejuvenated.
The thermal pools of Iceland.
Hit the Slots in Vegas
To quote the all knowing, all wise, Scissor Sisters ‘gonna take your mama out all night and show her what it’s all about, we’ll get her jacked up on some cheap champagne and let the good times all roll out’, and there’s no better place to do it than Las Vegas!
If your mum is a bit of a party animal, head to this adults play ground, gamble, drink, dance and enjoy the good times.
Visit the Tea Plantations in India
Mums drink tea right? That’s not some massively sweeping and inaccurate generalisation? Ok, good.
So take yours to the tea stations of Kerala, Southern India. Trek through the tall peaks and hills of Munnar and stay in small local villages to get a very real and unforgettable taste of village life in Southern India.
The tea stations of Kerala.
Wine Tasting in South Africa
South Africa is famous for its exquisite vineyards, so take your Mum on a trip along the Garden Route through Stellenbosch and the Winelands stopping at stunning spots such as Knysna and Jeffrey’s Bay as you go for beautiful beaches against a dramatic mountain backdrop.