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Family friendly Ski Resorts in Europe

kids on snow horses in ski resorts

Living within Switzerland’s biggest ski domain, Les 4 Vallées, makes it easier said than done to pack all the family ski gear and visit other Family Friendly Ski Resort in Europe. So, being curious about other resorts we asked some of our favorite family travel bloggers to recommend their favorite family friendly ski resorts in Europe and we came up …

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Oeschinen Lake :: Switzerland’s Best & Easy hike with kids

Stunning view from the Oeschinensee in

Experience an unforgettable Swiss mountain lake hike with kids to one of the most renowned and stunning mountain lakes in Switzerland. Situated above the town of Kandersteg in the Canton of Bern, lying within powerful dramatic mountains – some covered with the eternal snow- you will find this magical mountain lake. The lake and its surroundings are part of the …

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Tseuzier Lake – Best family friendly hike with little kids

Lake view

The Valais has so much more to offer than Zermatt which is of course a must visit destination when in Switzerland. But most international tourists enter Valais from Interlaken and head straight to Zermatt. Followed by an overnight or maybe two and leave again with the Glacier Express up to St. Moritz. Voila the Valais is ticked. What a shame …

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Lecce Italy – 11 Amazing Family Activities not to be missed

Coast of the province of Lecce

A province in the Apulia region of South-Italy which is entirely within the Salento peninsula in the“heel” of the Italian “boot”. For a long time we discussed visiting the province of Lecce, a beautiful region of Italy, but somehow always changed our plans for other destinations. And I wish we had visited this part of Italy before with its warm hospitality but …

26 Amazing Photos through Otranto’s Old Town

View from the castle over Otranto bay View from the castle over Otranto bay Otranto is a coastal town in southern Italy’s Apulia region in the province of Lecce. It has a nice holiday feel to it and one can easily stay for a few days or just make a day visit. Otranto – Province of Lecce – Italy Otranto – …

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Swiss Altitude Adventure to 3330m – with your kids

The perfect View at 3330m - Mont Fort - Valais - Switzerland

View from the Mont Fort Summit 3330m over to the Grand Combin – Valais – Switzerland View from the Mont Fort Summit 3330m over to the Grand Combin – Valais – Switzerland and jump up and down at Col des Gentianes 2950m / Get the view without the sweat. This jam-packed activity day has many stages involved, and each and …

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Epic Corsica Road Trip Itinerary with Kids

Corsican Village at the Cap Corse - France

Road Trip with kids through Corsica – France  – ideal for first timers Road Trip with kids through Corsica – France  – ideal for first timers Ever thought of visiting the French Island of Corsica but unsure of what to expect and what there is to do in Corsica? I have put together an overall road trip itinerary of the …

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Best north Cornwall Beach with Kids – Trevone Beach

Trevone Beach at low tide, North Cornwall, England

After having tried out several other beaches and areas in North Cornwall our absolute favourite is; We fell in love with it and this is why. Just over 2 miles from Padstow is Trevone, a small seaside village that unlike many other villages has a thriving local community who love to make tourists feel a part of it.  The beach …

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Best way to visit Florence in a day with kids

Duomo, a cathedral with a terracotta-tiled dome, Florence

When you travel with young kids, it is always the big question; Is it wise to visit a city with young kids? I think the right question is more likely to be; I have put a list together which can be applied to any major city trip. Visit Florence is no different. We decided to park at the tram station Aldo-Moro …

Visit PISA “Piazza dei Miracoli” in half a day with kids

Pisa, leaning tower and the cathedral in the Piazza dei Miracoli

A place not to be missed when planning a trip to Italy.  We were driving from Switzerland, and have had an overnight at La Spezia in Liguria from where we visited the Cinque Terre. From La Spezia it is only a short drive (less than an hour) to “Piazza dei Miracoli” home of the famous leaning tower of Pisa and …