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European Family Travel

  • Ghent with Kids

    August 4, 2023

    Ghent was one of the best city breaks I’ve experienced and, considering we took the kids, that’s saying something. Ghent’s so beautiful and the food was perfect for children – who can say no to frites, waffles and hot chocolate? Here’s the best places to visit, things to do, and where to eat and stay.

  • Things to Do in Tenerife with Kids

    May 4, 2023

    We visit Tenerife regularly, as it’s an island we feel very comfortable with, almost guaranteed good weather, and family friendly too. If you can tear yourself off the sun lounger for a day trip, here are our highlights.

  • Is Seville worth Visiting?

    April 11, 2023

    Is Seville worth Visiting? – Seville is a city that captured my heart. From coming across flamenco in the streets and eating tapas, to discovering…

  • Is Oslo worth Visiting?

    February 20, 2023

    Is Oslo worth visiting? As a capital city, of course it is! Oslo has a rich offering, but you can achieve more than you’d expect on a budget. Kids get into most major museums free, and I’ve included free activities for adults too, plus money-saving hacks, affordable accommodation and eateries plus a few treats along the way.

  • One Day in Lecce with Kids

    November 15, 2022
    one day in lecce

    I’ll get back to Scotland soon, but currently a few more treats from Puglia. Italy can be exceptionally beautiful, but Lecce is a markedly handsome city built in soft creamy limestone. We made it part of our 10 day road trip but never expected to find an amphitheatre in the centre of town.

  • Things to Do in Monopoli with Kids

    November 8, 2022

    Easy holiday from Edinburgh – Monopoli is a beautiful coastal town in Puglia, but don’t let its old town charm make you think there’s nothing there for kids and families. Plus we found a stunning hotel with a pool by the sea that was really reasonable.