Family Abroad

Europe

There simply is no way to tour Europe and not be awestruck by its scenic beauty, epic history and dazzling artistic and culinary diversity.

London’s Tower Bridge – A Great Family Experience

Overview Many people confuse Tower Bridge with its neighbor, London Bridge. They think they are visiting one bridge, when, in fact, they are in visiting the other. These are two different bridges. Although the London Bridge is a nice bridge with storied references to the children’s game of “London Bridges Falling Down” (see Bethany’s blog …

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Going on TripAdvisor’s “Best Hike in the UK” (Arthur’s Seat, Edinburgh)

OVERVIEW Scotland is a land of legends with memorable and photographic lands. I don’t think you could ever feel that you took enough pictures of videos. It is simply breathtaking. Edinburgh was the main destination for our family travel in Scotland and it did not disappoint!   The city is amazing with its cobblestone streets, …

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Istria: Coastal and Interior, Hilltop Cities

Introduction With a name like “Terra Magica”, coined by the Romans, you know you are entering a place of enchantment, magic, and beauty. That is exactly what it feels like when you visit Istria, a wonderland and feast for your senses. Istria Croatia encompasses everything you could want in your family travel and leisure from …

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We Were Kept Out of the United Kingdom (Temporarily) Due To The Ever Changing Covid-19 Requirements!

One consequence of Covid-19 is dealing with the always changing and always elusive laws and regulations that each country has set up to protect themselves. Some have extensive regulations and other countries have almost no regulations. Take Mexico, for example. We were not required to bring proof of passing the standard PCR Covid-19 test and …

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English Garden (Englischer Garten), A Guide for Families

Introduction The Englischer Garten (translated to the “English Garden”) is located in the very heart of Bavaria in Munich, Germany, and it is truly amazing. I spent a great amount of time in the park – both with the family and on my own. To be honest, after seeing the wonderful parks in London (especially …

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A Day Trip Through the Troodos Mountain Range: The Heart of Cyprus

  Introduction One of favorite memories from Cyprus is when we packed up the car with the kids and with a few snacks and headed out to explore the Troodos Mountain range. This mountain range offers a welcome escape from the heat of the lower, beach areas and makes for the perfect road trip. It …

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The Tomb of Kings has No Kings, But It is Still Fascinating

The Tomb of Kings – Paphos, Cyprus Introduction That’s correct – The Tomb of Kings does not contain any kings. The tombs themselves were built in the late 3rd century to early 4th century and the monarchy was abolished in 312 BC. However, while there may be no kings buried here, aristocrats and high officials …

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