Day 6: Family Camping Larrau & Hiking Gorges Kakuetta with Kids

Success!Β  We've crossed the French border and arrived at our camping site with no problems.Β  Camping Larrau serves as our homebase for a hiking trip to Gorges Kakuetta (a canyon with a cave, tunnel and waterfalls) and Passerelle d'Holzarte--a narrow footbridge suapended 180 meters above a canyon. Fun! At about 3.8 kilometers roundtrip hike, up … Continue reading Day 6: Family Camping Larrau & Hiking Gorges Kakuetta with Kids

Day 3, Family Camping Road Trip: Medieval Town of Miranda del CastaΓ±ar

I tend to have a diarrhea of words so I'll limit these posts to 12 sentences...for now 😊. We finally get to visit this medieval Spanish village of Miranda del CastaΓ±ar right across from The White Donkey Camping. It still has its well-preserved fortification walls with four gates facing cardinal directions (you know, north south, … Continue reading Day 3, Family Camping Road Trip: Medieval Town of Miranda del CastaΓ±ar

Day 32 Camping Road Trip πŸš—Off-the-Beaten-Path Perouges, France πŸ‘¨β€πŸ‘©β€πŸ‘¦β€πŸ‘¦Family Travel Video

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. Β So, while looking for a place to stop and things to do in the south … Continue reading Day 32 Camping Road Trip πŸš—Off-the-Beaten-Path Perouges, France πŸ‘¨β€πŸ‘©β€πŸ‘¦β€πŸ‘¦Family Travel Video

πŸ‡¨πŸ‡­ Visit CERN Switzerland βš› Birthplace of the Internet πŸ†“ Home of the Large Hadron Collider πŸ‘¨β€πŸ‘©β€πŸ‘¦β€πŸ‘¦Family 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 πŸ‡¨πŸ‡­ Visit CERN Switzerland βš› Birthplace of the Internet πŸ†“ Home of the Large Hadron Collider πŸ‘¨β€πŸ‘©β€πŸ‘¦β€πŸ‘¦Family Video

Is Geneva Worth a Visit? Day 30 πŸ‡¨πŸ‡­ Camping Road Trip with Kids σ ¨πŸ‘¨β€πŸ‘©β€πŸ‘¦β€πŸ‘¦ 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 πŸ‡¨πŸ‡­ Camping Road Trip with Kids σ ¨πŸ‘¨β€πŸ‘©β€πŸ‘¦β€πŸ‘¦ Family Video

πŸ‡¨πŸ‡­ A Quick Dip in Lake Geneva in Lausanne, Switzerland σ ¨πŸ‘¨β€πŸ‘©β€πŸ‘¦β€ 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 πŸ‡¨πŸ‡­ A Quick Dip in Lake Geneva in Lausanne, Switzerland σ ¨πŸ‘¨β€πŸ‘©β€πŸ‘¦β€ Family Video

Things to Do with Kids in the City of Bears 🐻 Bern, Switzerland󠁨󠁒 πŸ‡¨πŸ‡­ If You Only Have One Day+Family Travel Video

πŸ‡¨πŸ‡­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󠁨󠁒 πŸ‡¨πŸ‡­ If You Only Have One Day+Family Travel Video

What to Do in Freiburg, Germany with Kids?… Visiting My old Haunts.

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.

An hour in Strasbourg with kids?

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?

A family-friendly day visit in the city of a count who married a mermaid. . . Luxembourg (day 25, summer camping road trip)

Sunny-side-up greetings from the city of a Count who married a mermaid. . . already, it's a great set-up for an adventure with kids, isn't it? And Luxembourg is a family-friendly city at that! Even if you only have a day here with your kids, below is a quick guide for you on what family-friendly … Continue reading A family-friendly day visit in the city of a count who married a mermaid. . . Luxembourg (day 25, summer camping road trip)