Family Rafting on the Soca River – Slovenia

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  Toward the end of our Central European road-trip, we had 6 days to spare and no fixed itinerary. At this point in our trip we were holidaying on the ...

Miniversum – A Mini World for Kids in Budapest

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We had the opportunity for a short stay in Budapest during our recent 6-week summer trip around central Europe. Budapest is a visually stunning city that is rich in history ...

A Sweet Surprise: a Slovenian Gingerbread Museum

Beautiful baskets of decorative gingerbread in many styles.

Radovljica is a picturesque village only a short 7km drive from Lake Bled (Slovenia). We visited the village with the intention of eating at a traditional Slovenian restaurant called Gostilna Lectar, ...

Top Tips for Road Trips With Kids

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Before we had kids, my husband and I enjoyed going on road trips and we did a few decent-sized ones in Australia. Good company, good conversation, good music, good scenery… ...

Lake Bled: A Lovely Place to Stay With Kids

Swimming in Lake Bled

On day 3 of our big trip, we packed-up our car in Vienna and drove South through the beautiful Austrian Alps to arrive roughly 6 hours later at Lake Bled: ...

Sunset Over Slovenia

Piran Coastline at Night, Slovenia

We have just spent 3 weeks of our summer in Slovenia and I have to say that this little country will make our family adventure very memorable. For a tiny nation, Slovenia has ...

Schönbrunn Palace and Children’s Museum

Schonbrunn Children's Museum Vienna

    During our brief stay in Vienna this summer, we opted to check out the Schönbrunn Palace for the day as it claims to be Vienna’s most visited tourist destination. Our intention was ...

Good Morning Vienna!

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      Apart from booking our accommodation and plotting out our driving routes around Central Europe, our 6 week trip has remained largely unplanned. We hadn’t created lists of things we ...

Summer in Central Europe

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I haven’t blogged in some time, almost 2 years in fact. But the trip that we’re on right now is too enjoyable not to talk about or share. I’m also ...