FINLAND – 11 days round trip from Helsinki to the north and back

KAT DESTINATIONS WITH KIDS, FINLAND, FINLAND 2016 6 Comments

Usually at this time of a year we would go some place warm, but not this time! I guess we both agreed it makes more sense to stay in Europe considering the fact we only had 11 days of time for our holiday. That would not have been enough for the other destination we had in mind (a much more …

SWITZERLAND – 4 days in the Alps

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So, we had 4 days time and decided we wanted to spend them in Switzerland, mostly because we have direct flights from Hanover (which is the closest airport to our home) to Zurich. We got quite a good price deal, so we gave it a go. Our main goal was to spend some time in Zürich (where I also have …

20 things to do in & around Kranjska Gora, Slovenia

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Kranjska Gora, a place to which we return every year on our visit to Slovenia, to get away from the city heat and to enjoy the mountains and fresh air. It is situated near Italy and Austria, in the NW part of Slovenia. Surrounded by Julian Alps on one side and Karavanke on the other makes it a perfect place …