UK family holidays We've put together some child friendly holiday ideas that should suit all types of families. Escape to Wales Things to do in Wales before the schools break up Romantic weekend breaks For a romantic break Wales is pretty hard to beat. We have our own patron Saint of lovers. Short breaks Within a few hours, you can be shopping in Cardiff's arcades, getting out the bucket and spade, or 48 hours of adventure. Easter holidays Spring’s a good time to be in Wales, discover how you can refresh and reinvigorate your senses. February Half-term Come and explore a different Wales, at it's wildest with spring lambs and waterfalls in full flow. A Cardiff rugby weekend There’s little argument that rugby international weekends in Cardiff are something very special to savour.