The Labranda Marine Aquapark is rooted in a peaceful spot on Kos’ northern coast, a short drive from the capital city. The pool scene’s the main draw here. including waterslides and a wave pool. If the sea’s calling you, the beach is right on your doorstep, too.

The Grand Hotel Llandudno is a magnificent Victorian building and a prominent feature of the wonderfully conserved and famous Llandudno North Shore Promenade.