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Looking for an Easter break in Pembrokeshire Wales? Then there is still plenty of time to book. FBM Holidays have over 300 properties, so why not find your perfect property for Easter?

The Easter holidays are a great time to visit Pembrokeshire, as there is so much to do, take walks along the Pembrokeshire Coastal Path or across the lovely sandy Blue Flag beaches, take a trip over to Caldey Island, visit Folly Farm, have a fun day out at Oakwood Theme Park,  a great day out for all the family. Further afield, why not take a look at Dylan Thomas boat house or explore the National Botanic Gardens of Wales?

If you are looking for a week or a short break FBM Holidays can help you find what you are looking for with country cottages, beach top apartments, and town houses, cosy lodges and chalets by the sea. With all of this and more you will be spoilt for choice.

If you have spotted the perfect property on our website for your family, don't miss out, give our dedicated booking staff a call on 01834 844565, especially if you have any special requirements, such as a cot and highchair, sea views, pets allowed, rural location, parking, our friendly FBM Holidays staff can help you find that special property.

Check our special offers page for any Easter special offers.

Some origins of the Easter Customs: The precise origin of the ancient custom of decorating eggs is not known, although evidently the blooming of many flowers in spring coincides with the use of the fertility symbol of eggs—and eggs boiled with some flowers change their color, bringing the spring into the homes. Many Christians of the Eastern Orthodox Church to this day typically dye their Easter eggs red, the color of blood, in recognition of the blood of the sacrificed Christ (and, of the renewal of life in springtime). Some also use the color green, in honor of the new foliage emerging after the long dead time of winter. German Protestants wanted to retain the Catholic custom of eating colored eggs for Easter, but did not want to introduce their children to the Catholic rite of fasting. Eggs were forbidden to Catholics during the fast of Lent, which was the reason for the abundance of eggs at Easter time.

The Easter Bunny is a fantasy character depicted as a rabbit bringing Easter eggs. Originating among German Lutherans, the Easter Hare originally played the role of a judge, evaluating whether children were good or disobedient in behaviour at the start of the season of Eastertide. The Easter Bunny is sometimes depicted with clothes. In legend, the creature carries colored eggs in his basket, candy and sometimes also toys to the homes of children, and as such shows similarities to Santa Claus, as they both bring gifts to children on the night before their respective holiday. The custom was first mentioned in Georg Franck von Franckenau's De ovis paschalibus (About Easter Eggs) in 1682 referring to a German tradition of an Easter Hare bringing Easter Eggs for the children. In many church services on Easter Sunday, a live rabbit representing the Easter Bunny, is brought into the congregation, especially for the children's message.

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