Skip to content

We are a family of Canvas converts


Special guest blogger Mummy Barrow tells us about that special moment her family became #CanvasConverts It’s a vivid memory for me, the first time I thought “this is how a holiday should be done”. Though to be honest I had been on holiday this way since I was a child. You know, the “Canvas Holidays way” where you rock up at your campsite […]

Read More →

Europe’s most haunted castles


It’s Halloween and we’re taking a look at some of Europe’s spookiest castles. They’re all within reach of Canvas campsites, so it’s easy to add a spine-chilling twist to a day of sightseeing! 1. Brissac Castle, Loire Valley, France With soaring gothic towers, Brissac Castle is the tallest castle in France and the most haunted! It was owned by nobleman […]

Read More →

Halloween in Europe


It's that time of year again, the pumpkins are carved, sweeties are in abundance and the costumes are gruesome, Halloween is here! But have you ever wondered about the origin of this spooky day? Or how it's celebrated in other European countries? Let us take you on a journey of terrifying discovery...

Read More →

A Weekend in Brittany


Mairi from the Canvas marketing team recently enjoyed a short break in Brittany, read on to find out what she got up to in the beautiful French region. I was lucky enough to catch the last of the summer sunshine on a long weekend in France at the end of September. I’ve written about a few of my highlights which might […]

Read More →

The best holiday ever…


Mark blogs at The Tales of Sonny and Luca and is one of the #CanvasBloggers. They recently went on a family holiday to Lake Garda – he’s written this account of his holiday of firsts for us. Our Canvas holiday to Altomincio Family Park near Lake Garda was to be a holiday of firsts for our two boys. Their first […]

Read More →

Why we love Canvas Holidays


Laura Seaton is a blogger at Tired Mummy of Two and part of our #CanvasBloggers programme. We asked Laura (and her children) to tell us what makes a perfect holiday for them – here’s what they said.  We travel a lot and have experienced a lot of different types of holidays, finding the right type of holiday for a family can […]

Read More →