Things to do in Maui with kids

Maui is Hawaii’s renowned resort destination and a popular vacation spot for many tourists. We couldn’t think of a better place to start our Hawaii vacation and recover from our jetlag. Since lounging by the pool and relaxing on the beach will only keep us happy for a couple of …

Spending a day in medieval Murten with kids

Medieval Murten is a charming Swiss town, located about 30 minutes west of Bern. Its location along the southern shore of the Murtensee, or Lake Morat, makes it a popular daytrip for locals from neighbouring cities and tourists alike. It was recommended to us by our former-expat neighbours when they …

Farewell 2017, an ode to the memories made

We’re especially thankful to you, our readers, for following our adventures on the blog and on social media. Your love and support is what keeps us going and growing. That’s why our first toast is one to you! Another year (almost) gone by. Time to reminisce about the family travel …

Mother-daughter trip to Amsterdam

As you may know, we try to spend some quality time with our girls individually every year by taking them on a city break with either mom or dad. This was five-year-old Jade’s first weekend trip abroad where she had me all to herself. We always try to get the …

The best of Luxemburg with kids in 48 hours

Our travel bucket list is filled with destinations far away and because of that, we sometimes neglect to give some destinations closer to home the attention they deserve. Therefore, we were happy to learn that my parents were organizing a multigenerational trip to nearby Luxemburg. Just a 3-hour drive from …

Behind the scenes in vibrant Bologna

Still a bit off the tourist radar, vibrant Bologna managed to keep its authentic flair. It’s the biggest city in the north-Italian region of Emilia-Romagna and renowned for its university, which is the oldest one in the Western world (even predating Oxford). This important student population creates a lively vibe. …