What’s the most beautiful city park in Europe? Ask tourists and you’ll probably hear about the well-known parks of London, Munich or Barcelona. But ask the people of Mannheim, Germany, and you may get a different response…
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Evora – highlights for families
Take some mystical standing stones. Add in a blue church, a quirky museum and several thousand human bones. Stir well. Simmer gently on the roof of a medieval cathedral and season generously with ancient monuments.
The result? A first-class family day trip to Evora, Portugal.
Concertgebouw – Culture for families in Bruges
Bruges is renowned for being a romantic getaway, not a family-friendly destination. But venture off the well-beaten tourist trails, and you’ll discover a hidden gem for the whole family.
London – Smart choices with kids
Visiting London with the whole family can be an unforgettable experience. But you’re going to need to make some smart choices to get the most out of your trip.
Domaine de Briange – A campsite with a difference
This eco-friendly haven of calm right in the heart of the popular Ardèche, France is a campsite with a difference. If you love camping (and don’t mind the occasional preying mantis in your tent) then you’ll probably love Camping Domaine de Briange.
Non-touristy Lisbon with kids
Avoid the crowds in Portugal’s vibrant capital and check out these five alternative things to do in Lisbon with kids.
Cycling with kids in the Ahrtal, Germany
Germany is a wonderful destination for getting outside and active with the whole family. Camping, hiking, cycling and, er, extreme ballet… what’s not to like about a short break in the Ahrtal?
Lohr am Main – The Snow White town
Did you know that Snow White actually existed? We ventured deep into the heart of Germany to explore the real-life town which inspired the fairest fairy tale of them all.
Playmobil Fun Park
Legoland or Playmobil Fun Park? We’ve been to both recently, and there is absolutely no doubt which one our kids preferred…