Hiking to Folgefonna glacier in Norway and Miage glacier in Italy with kids was never going to be easy. But after one failed mission, we finally touched a glacier.
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Family camping in Norway
Finding an excellent family-friendly campsite in Norway isn’t easy… but we discovered a real gem.
The encounter on the island
The beautiful Isle of Arran is a family-friendly destination with some of Europe’s most spectacular wildlife, including all of Scotland’s “Big Five”. But some creatures are easier to encounter than others…
The volcanoes of the Auvergne
How one overnight stay in the Auvergne (central France) sixteen years ago led to our family falling in love with a campsite, a river… and the dormant volcanoes that tower over them both.
Two paths in the Pyrenees
How (not) to ask for hiking advice in the beautiful region around Cauterets, southern France (warning: this post contains grumpiness).
Hidden waterfalls and abandoned mills
The Cascadas de Oneta in Asturias, Spain are an amazing sight… but you need to be able to find them first.