Ämpächli Elm : A Kid’s Paradise & Downhill Scooter

fatherland child on the downhill scooter trail in elm

The Ämpächli – A Kid’s Paradise We have been to quite a lot of mountain stations with playgrounds, but so far, the Ämpächli in Elm – A Kids Paradise in Elm – has by far impressed us the most. Carry on reading and judge for yourself. And you also find the Riesenwald Theme Trail up there. For more hikes in …

A Perfect Family Winter Resort in Switzerland – Villars-Gryon – Les Diablerets – Bex

a family in the perfect winter resort Villars-Gryon, Switzerland

A Perfect Family Winter Resort in Switzerland – Villars-Gryon – Les Diablerets Resort Villars-Gryon – Les Diablerets – Bex As we are lucky enough to live in a ski resort in Switzerland, we’re always a bit hesitant to try other ski resorts. Simply, because let’s face it, there is a fair share of gear that needs to be packed up …


How to spend One Day in Zermatt with Kids

the matterhorn with kids infant

The Perfect day in Zermatt with Kids Who does not know Zermatt and it’s famous Matterhorn? Probably everyone has at least heard of one or the other at least once. But you might also have heard that to get to Zermatt is quite a trip and on top of it, it can get quite costly. It does not have to …


Family Skiing Les 4 Vallées, Swiss Alps (Video +Maps)

kid skiing

Family skiing in Les 4 Vallées ski domain features Up-market Verbier, Authentic Bruson, Natural La Tzoumaz, Homely Nendaz, Friendly Veysonnaz and Original Thyon. Pick one of these villages and you will be guaranteed a superb family skiing holiday in Les 4 Vallées. We know the 4 Vallées inside out, so all the information you will find in this Family Skiing Les …

Visit the Hammetschwand Lift from Lucerne – Bürgenstock

Hammetschwand lift

There is no doubt that Lucerne and its neighboring Cantons of Uri, Schwyz and Nidwalden and not to forget Obwalden are stunning, breathtaking and gorgeous. I had to add all three expressions as this is what we felt during our visit. We came for a 2-night stay in the city and had to choose carefully amongst all the attractions offered …

Activities for Families in Nendaz, Tracouet Station

Tracouet in Nendaz Switzerland

Activities for Families in Nendaz, Tracouet Lac Noir  I think once you have made the choice of visiting the Valais in Switzerland on your next holiday trip with your family we can presume you are an outdoor loving family. Great, then this is the right place for you. This particular post is all about a mountain station called Tracouet in …


Things to do in Valais :: Swiss Alps with Kids

Things to do in Valais with Kids

The featured things to do in Valais activities for families can be changed and adapted in many ways so it is suitable for your outdoor loving family. Whether you have toddlers running around, younger kids that need to be motivated or even teenagers that need a bit more of an adventure day, all is possible and this is why we …


22 Switzerland’s scenic viewpoints :: reachable with ease

Egishorn - Aletsch Glacier

I am so excited to finally publish this amazing collaboration post. Since our beautiful little twins joined us, we had to put our passion for mountain hiking a bit on hold. Wherever we go on holiday I am searching the web for easy hikes suitable for toddlers and viewpoints that one can reach without a great climb. It is not …