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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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.
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.
Luxembourg’s “Kalktuffquelle” in winter
In periods of extremely cold weather, something beautiful happens in Luxembourg…
Family camping in Norway
Finding an excellent family-friendly campsite in Norway isn’t easy… but we discovered a real gem.
Primitive camping in Denmark
Wild camping with kids in Denmark. Well, sort of…
Canoeing (and kayaking) on the Sauer
Canoeing and / or kayaking on the River Sauer in Luxembourg gets the whole family active and close to nature.
Off the beaten track in Champagne
A spontaneous camping trip to a quiet corner of Haute-Marne, Champagne allowed us to discover castles, gardens, a magnificent church… and a ridiculously quirky museum.