The Family Travel Show will be bursting with fun inspiration for you and your family to discover and explore the ever growing assortment of holidays available to families. Why not make a day of it! There will be plenty to entertain children (and grown-ups!) of all ages and make the show a great family day out.

Here’s a taster of what you can look forward to on 1 – 2 October 2016, at Olympia London

New for 2016!

FREE! Children’s Photography Workshops with Sharp Shots Photo Club

Kids photography experts Sharp Shots are running exclusive FREE workshops for budding photographers so they can hone their travel photography skills at the Family Travel Show. From understanding how the camera works to snapping moving wildlife and thoughtful compositions showcasing dazzling landscapes, these sessions are sure to educate and inspire the next generation of travellers to capture and explore the world.

FREE! Children’s Photography Workshops with Sharp Shots Photo Club

Spaces are limited for these FREE photography workshops, however there are options to secure your child’s place by booking online at Workshops are split appropriately with two age groups, 8-11 years old and 12 years old and over.

Travel the world with BBC Go Jetters magazine at the Family Travel Show!BBC Go Jetters magazine

Travel the world with BBC Go Jetters magazine at the Family Travel Show!

Children will journey through fun activities and games, have the chance to enter competitions and take selfies with famous landmarks and their favourite Go Jetters characters – with the chance to be featured in the magazine! You’ll be able to find out more about the great title for preschool children, which engages their imagination and supports their learning; helping them to find out about geography in a way that is fun and exciting. BBC Go Jetters magazine sparks children’s curiosity and encourages them to ask questions and discover more about where they live as well as places far away.

Mark Warner Photo Booth to snap a FREE family photo togetherMark Warner Photo Booth

Make your visit to the Family Travel Show memorable and head over to the Mark Warner Photo Booth to snap a FREE family photo together! Whether your preferred holiday style is mountain ski guru or active beach fanatic … there will be a wide range of props and accessories for all to choose from. Then drop by the Mark Warner stand to find out more about their stunning range of welcoming beach resorts and cosy ski chalets, award-winning childcare and kids clubs … and dazzling array of sporting activities.

Family Travel Show - Lonely Planet KidsLonely Planet Kids

Discover what an amazing place the world is with Lonely Planet Kids. Want to know where you can ride a dodo? Find underground cows? Find out how cities work or uncover the secrets of The Amazon? Lonely Planet Kids will explain all this and more! Join them at The Family Travel Show where they will be bringing the world to life for young explorers everywhere, sharing their love of travel with lots of interactive features and travel inspiration for your next trip. It’s going to be a big adventure! Come explore…


Created and organised by the Family Travel Show, the Young Travel Photographers competition has one simple aim – to celebrate the skill of young travel photographers as they capture their adventures while exploring the world with their family! With prizes from CEWE Photobook, Canon and Sharp Shots Photo Club, kids won’t want to miss this great opportunity to get creative and show off their best holiday shots! Winners and selected images will also be displayed as a photography exhibition at the Family Travel Show. Visit to enter.


The Family Travel Show is your chance to meet with the biggest collection of specialist family holiday providers and discover travel options that you never knew existed. Get insider information and ideas from the experts, plus save money with the amazing show offers and enjoy show features for all the family.

The Family Travel Show takes place in Olympia London on 1 – 2 October 2016. Tickets cost £8 in advance or £10 on the door, under 16s are free.

For full details and to book tickets please visit or call 0844 209 7360.