Berlin With Kids – Berlin (DE)

Berlin with kids, is that possible? Yes, absolutely! This huge city lends itself perfectly for a nice getaway with the whole family. Continue reading “Berlin With Kids – Berlin (DE)”

Stepping In Heidi’s Shoes – Heidi Land, Maienfeld (CH)

Step in Heidi’s shoes and relive the story by visiting Heidi Land, the place that inspired Johanna Spyri to write her world famous novel!
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Hike With Kids And Stroller – Monte Bar, Capriasca, Ticino (CH)

If you have small kids, still in a stroller and you love nature, but are not the person to drag your child up a mountain peak in a back carrier, perhaps consider walking up Monte Bar, part of the pre-alps, located north of Lugano. Continue reading “Hike With Kids And Stroller – Monte Bar, Capriasca, Ticino (CH)”

Aviation Museum Volandia – Somma Lombardo, Malpensa (IT)

May 1st 2015, rain, rain, rain! Three boys who need entertainment, three parents who need a break. What to do?! Simple, take them to Volandia – a historic museum of aviation and park in one! Continue reading “Aviation Museum Volandia – Somma Lombardo, Malpensa (IT)”

A Relaxed Day Out With The Whole Family – Ascona/Locarno (CH)

We love some change of scenery every now and again, without doing something really pricey and where my son can have a great time, but also we as parents can enjoy ourselves. This is why I was very happy to discover a few things in the Ascona/Locarno area we all love. Continue reading “A Relaxed Day Out With The Whole Family – Ascona/Locarno (CH)”

Organic Farm – Braggio, Graubünden (CH)

The thermometer reached 25 degrees for the first time this year last Tuesday and instead of spending the time playing at the local park, we decided to re-visit a tiny village we discovered two years ago when friends took us on a family friendly walk in the area: Braggio. This small village (57 permanent inhabitants) can basically only be reached by a little cable car, that you have to operate yourself! Continue reading “Organic Farm – Braggio, Graubünden (CH)”

Falconeria – Locarno, Ticino (CH)

End of March we took our 3yo old to the Falconeria in Locarno. I was never really interested to go and check it out; I just couldn’t imagine it was interesting to watch birds fly. I had heard good things about the place though Continue reading “Falconeria – Locarno, Ticino (CH)”