Category: Family holiday

Four tips for your first-time family skiing holiday

Posted by • December 24, 2015 • Family holiday ,Travel tip 4 Comments

A family holiday in the snow can be a rewarding experience. Our kids amazed me when they whooshed down the slopes after just three days of skiing lessons. And they were having so much

Universal Studios Orlando with young children

Posted by • July 6, 2015 • Activities ,Family holiday ,My family 2 Comments

‘So you are visiting Orlando and are not going to Disneyland?’ That’s what I heard a lot when asked about our travel plans for Florida. I didn’t realize that families with younger children almost

Florida Keys with children : coconuts and underwater towns

Posted by • July 5, 2015 • Family holiday Add Comment

‘Look, mom’, my six-year old shouts, pointing downwards to the water we were standing in. ‘There’s a whole town of fish down here. This is where all the fish live!’. She is so excited.

7 tips for Disneyland Paris with young children

Posted by • August 20, 2014 • Activities ,Family holiday ,My family ,Travel tip 3 Comments

The key to visiting Disneyland with young children is moderation. And preparation. For you would not be the first who gets carried away by all this fun and excitement at the park. On the

How to prepare for your holiday to Italy with children

Posted by • June 29, 2014 • Family holiday ,Travel tip Add Comment

Most people prepare for their holiday by packing their passports and buying sunscreen. I used to be quite casual in reading up on our holiday destination. Somehow, now our kids are growing up, I

5 Things to do with children at Aegean Coast Turkey

Posted by • June 10, 2014 • Family holiday ,My family Add Comment
Aegean coast Turkey boat trip to Samos Greece with children

The northern part of the Aegean west coast in Turkey is well-known for its all-inclusive resorts and tourist towns as Bodrum, Kusadasi and Izmir. Though this has its appeal to many, this might scare

Denmark with kids: a weekend at Legoland Billund

Posted by • April 13, 2014 • Family holiday ,My family Add Comment

Not your average theme park, LEGOLAND in Billund (Denmark) is the perfect choice for families that are not great fans of crowds and loud commercialism. Do not get me wrong, I enjoy visits to

Day trip in Tuscany: Etruscan tombs and wine tasting

Posted by • April 5, 2014 • Family holiday ,My family 2 Comments

There is much to see and enjoy in Tuscany, as you are probably well aware. Last time we were there, we visited the main sites – Florence, Siena, San Gimigniano – and we did