Show Mum How Much You Care This Mothers’ Day
Mother’s Day is approaching and maybe this year you’d like to push the boat out to show Mum how much she means to you. If we think back on all the things our Mums have done for us over the years, we could never repay the unconditional love they have given us…as well as all the little things they have done or said that have helped shaped our lives.
You could really impress her by whisking her off on a surprise mini break this year. Choose from some of the most beautiful cities in Europe such as Paris, Rome or Venice or you could decide to paint the town red in London. The choices for unforgettable experiences are vast in the British Capital. You and your Mum could enjoy a glamorous evening at the theatre – the West End is just packed with amazing shows this year. Not only will you have the time of your lives but you’ll be spending quality time together and making memories that you can both cherish forever.
Trip to London for Mother’s Day
If you do fancy a trip to London, here are some great ideas from tripsologists on how to have a magical day.
What to do in London:
- Take in The View From The Shard
- A delicious Cream Tea for two at Harrods
- Tasty Dinner at Marco Pierre White
- All aboard -Thames River Sight-Seeing Cruise
- Green fingers? A trip to Kew Gardens
- A day fit for a Queen? Visit London’s Royal Palaces
- Chill out with a luxury spa day
- Afternoon Tea at The Ritz
- Musical Mum? Take the Grand Tour of The Royal Albert Hall
- Take in a show in London’s glitzy West End
Remember, even if you can’t take the time off to take Mum away somewhere nice, you could always give the gift of travel that can be enjoyed with someone else. Maybe she could go with Dad or friends? There are some fabulous late city break deals with Jet2holidays this month and could be the perfect getaway for Mothers Day.
Travel to Prague in Czech Republic
Prague is a great weekend destination for some wonderful sightseeing and you could send her off on a surprise break to this fascinating city in the Czech Republic. This historic centre is packed with incredible medieval towns to explore but perhaps the most popular hot spot is its capital, Prague. Known as the ‘City of a Hundred Spires’, Prague is a vibrant city that has become so popular for travel. It is divided, by the River Vltava and linked by the stunning Charles Bridge, Prague’s districts each present their own atmosphere and charm. A cosmopolitan and thriving city, Prague welcomes visitors with open arms.
Weekend Away to Amsterdam
Another great city for a mini break when time is of the essence is Amsterdam. A short flight from the UK will deliver you into the pretty streets of this Dutch delight. Amsterdam is a relaxed and friendly modern metropolis. Criss-crossed by canals and cobbled streets, this vibrant city also boasts a buzzing nightlife. If Mum is a history buff or an art lover she will enjoy touring the many museums and galleries.
Shopping Trips for Mother’s Day
Does Mum like a bit of retail therapy? If you want to keep things closer to home for her then a shopping trip to Glasgow or Edinburgh might tick the box. As any fashionista will tell you, Glasgow has some of the best shopping outside of London and the boutiques of Edinburgh’s George Street are a great place to treat a hard working Mum!
Travel gifts are becoming popular, not just for Mother’s Day but year round celebrations. Gone are the days when a top ten chart CD from Woollies would solve your dilemma. Everyone has so much stuff at their fingertips these days that when it comes to gifts, it’s becoming harder and harder to be original and inventive. tripsologists love giving travel vouchers or trips to their loved ones and a holiday away together is such a thoughtful gift. The memories will last a lifetime.
We hope all the lovely Mums out there get spoilt rotten and have a wonderful time together on the day.