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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

Jojo’s kitchen in Italia app

June 10, 2014 •

I was happy to see that there are more apps available on food and cooking for children than the ever-present Sara’s Cooking Class. Jojo’s kitchen in Italia app is one of my favorites. Are

5 Child-friendly Easter traditions in different cultures

Posted by • April 19, 2014 • Activities Add Comment

Egg hunting is a must on Easter for most families in the Netherlands. My children have never trusted the idea that the Easter bunny carefully hung chocolate eggs in our garden. They seem to

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

How child-friendly are the world’s most popular museums?

Posted by • March 30, 2014 • Activities 1 Comment

The Art Paper published its ranking of the world’s most popular museums this week. The article features lists as top 10 Old Masters and the top 10 Medieval Art. But what I would like

Barefoot World Atlas app

March 29, 2014 •

Traveling the world from your home. That is what it feels like navigating the globe with the interactive Barefoot World Atlas app. Travel to Australia and hear its didgeridoo sounds or learn more about

Paris with children

Posted by • March 20, 2014 • City trip Add Comment

Next on my list for a one-on-one trip with one of our children is Paris. The city of love and of poop, as my son insists on calling France’s capital. I would love to

London with children

Posted by • March 15, 2014 • City trip ,My family Add Comment

My youngest and I spent our first mother and daughter weekend in London. She was three years old at the time and many people asked me whether I did not think she was too

Gnocchi carbonara recipe

Posted by • March 4, 2014 • Recipes 2 Comments

The kids cannot wait to go on our Italian vacation, to them (and to us all) Italy is food heaven: pizza margherita, pasta in all shapes and sizes and of course Italian ice cream.