The beauty of being flexible and not having a strict schedule on the road is that when you spot a sign on a highway that grabs your attention, you can always STOP and make a detour to check it out. So, while looking for a place to stop and things to do in the south … Continue reading Day 32 Camping Road Trip 🚗Off-the-Beaten-Path Perouges, France 👨👩👦👦Family Travel Video
Visit the WHAT!??!?!?! Yes, the Large Hadron Collider where nano-little things go bang so we, humans, can learn about the mysteries of our universe and how we are all made of. . . stars. But "What's THE BIG BANG?", my seven-year old son asked. That's the goal: make them ask such questions. Mission Accomplished. Here's … Continue reading 🇨🇭 Visit CERN Switzerland ⚛ Birthplace of the Internet 🆓 Home of the Large Hadron Collider 👨👩👦👦Family Video
Here's our family-friendly, fun and almost FREE things to do in Geneva, Switzerland in one day... with kids or without (for you singletons out there). Check out the "jazzy" video too! Onward and southwards we moved on our camping road trip from the city of bears (Bern) to the capital of peace, the city of … Continue reading Is Geneva Worth a Visit? Day 30 🇨🇭 Camping Road Trip with Kids 👨👩👦👦 Family Video
Life before (and likely after) coronavirus lockdown. . . So, what's that one of the family-friendly things to do in Lausanne, Switzerland if you only have an hour or two? Lake Geneva, of course. at least for us with two young, energetic boys who just wanted to swim in the lake on the return trip … Continue reading 🇨🇭 A Quick Dip in Lake Geneva in Lausanne, Switzerland 👨👩👦 Family Video
🇨🇭Have kids? Here are 3 things to do and best places to visit in Bern, the capital of Switzerland, the city of BEARS that is one of the most beautiful places we have visited as a family during our six-week summer camping road trips across Europe. . . before the corona virus locked us all … Continue reading Things to Do with Kids in the City of Bears 🐻 Bern, Switzerland 🇨🇭 If You Only Have One Day+Family Travel Video
We arrived much later than initially planned so we knew that we would only have very limited time to explore the family-friendly must-see places in Freiburg. We managed to squeeze in some kid-approved agenda the following day which basically meant . . a go-slow walk around the city center, city park and playground, and an … Continue reading What to Do in Freiburg, Germany with Kids?… Visiting My old Haunts.
Where's a cheap place to stay in Freiburg, land of the Deutsch. . . (and pretty much in many places). . . with or without your family? Try camping! Here's a quick review of campsite "Camping Hirzberg" in Freiburg, Germany. We stayed there for an over-nighter in late August 2019, on the 27th day of … Continue reading Quick Review: Convenient Camping Hirzberg in Freiburg, Germany
What can you do with kids in Strasbourg, France? We have a chance to see Strasbourg today for an hour or two, max. It's an unplanned stop and we have two young kids. Should we skip it? After all, we were in Luxembourg city for a family fun day trip yesterday. After clearing our camp … Continue reading An hour in Strasbourg with kids?
Is it too early to teach "geo-political history" to your 3 and 7-year old kids? On the way to Freiburg, Germany we scheduled a stop at Schengen; a day following a kid-friendly one-day visit to Luxembourg City. After all Schengen was only a 40-kilometer (35-minute) drive. And it was where the whole idea of a … Continue reading EU without Borders: Schengen… with Kids!
Where's a cheap place to stay in Luxembourg with or without your family? Try camping! We (the free electrons family, with 2 young and very active children) review places that we have visited and things we have seen, generally from a foreign-family perspective. Here's a quick review of camping site "Camping Kockelscheuer" in Luxembourg City, … Continue reading Quick Review: Kid-friendly Camping Kockelscheuer, Luxembourg