How and where to take your family on an active holiday from the UAE

Keeping active as a family on holiday can be tricky: often the sheer effort involved in mobilising a group, whether it s two adults and two children or a multi-generational affair involving nannies and your children s friends, can seem like a challenge in itself.

Once at your destination, there s a temptation to pamper yourself by relying on the crutches of the pool, buffet and hotel staff.