Family friendly activities in Fort Lauderdale: Museum of Discovery and Science

Now that Lago Mar Beach Resort & Club forms part of our collection of child-friendly accommodation, it is about time to write about fun activities with kids once in Fort Lauderdale.
One highlight is a visit to the great Museum of Science and Discovery.

Only a 15 minute cab ride from the hotel, you can find this unique museum suitable for young and old with many interesting things to see and do. Continue Reading »

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The family friendly sunshine state

Although summer is in full swing and cold weather seems a long way off, now is a good time to plan a winter break – especially if you want to get away over Christmas or New Year. These weeks fill up fast, so it makes sense to think ahead.

If you crave sunshine during the grey days of winter and want to take the little ones on a special adventure, consider Florida. Continue Reading »

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Few spots left for Summer Camp at Happy Milk Sarrià

If you are still searching for the right summer camp for your child and you live close to Sarrià, look no further, the brand new family club Happy Milk Sarrià has still few spots available!

Happy Milk recently opened its second family club in town. This one in uptown Sarrià is a beautiful space for international families where kids can play in a safe and inspiring environment (there is even a “secret garden” in the backyard) while parents can attend interesting classes and networking sessions or join fun play groups with their little ones. Continue Reading »

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Last Minute Child Friendly Summer Escapes

Most of you will have already booked your summer holidays but for those of you that are undecided and still need to book your holidays with the little ones, here are few of my last minute suggestions:
 
1.) THE FRENCH COUNTRY CHIC

This place is a really beautiful Boutique Family Retreat close to Villefranche-de-Rouergue, the owners are from the UK and are wonderful hosts and also great cooks. Continue Reading »

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Kalimera from child-friendly Greece!

Before having kids I used to travel quite frequently to Greece and I always loved the country, its warm hearted people, the great food and the turquoise waters.
This month I finally travelled back, this time with my children, and I can only say all my expectations were exceeded.

After a short flight from Girona, and only 40 minutes drive from Thessaloniki airport we arrived at Sani Resort, a beautiful resort comprised of five family-friendly hotels with stunning views over the Aegean Sea. Continue Reading »

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La Sinia Restaurant, a great child-friendly restaurant in Sitges

Last month after my son attended a birthday party in Sitges we decided to go for lunch with a group of parents from school right after the celebration.
La Sinia restaurant had been recommended by a good friend of mine and I must say we were all pleasantly surprised!

The restaurant is located in the heart of the Natural Park of Garraf next to the Camping facilities of El Garrofer. Continue Reading »

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Travel disasters with kids

I am German and a capricorn so planning somehow runs in my blood…But ever since I had children and experienced sleep deprivation planning things somehow does not work out the way it did before…
Last year we had planned to travel to Florence at Easter and our trip was supposed to leave around noon from the new terminal in Barcelona. Continue Reading »

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Star Gazing in Costa Brava

Catching up with friends isn’t always easy when you have small children, so I was very pleased when I discovered this wonderful Catalan Farmhouse in the Alt Empordà region. It’s not too far from Barcelona, can sleep up to 16 people and is ideal for a short or long stay with family or friends.
At the beginning of this month we asked some of our closest friends to join us on a week-end trip with their kids and stay with us at this centuries-old farmhouse so we could all enjoy some quality time together. Continue Reading »

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FunTalk Summer Camp in English at Baby Fun

It is that time of year again when soon kids will be going on their  long summer breaks in Spain and many of us are looking for the right place to keep our children entertained and happy while we have to work.
One of our favourite indoor play centres in Barcelona is opening its doors for a fun summer camp and this year they will invite kids to “Come to the Movies!” with them and experience some of their favourite characters from the big screen. Continue Reading »

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A French Family paradise…

At the beginning of this month we went on a road trip with our kids to France. I had discovered this wonderful accommodation not too far from Barcelona, near Carcassonne, which I really wanted to see as it looked like the perfect place for The Little Voyager. And I must say, it was even nicer than I had expected it to be! Continue Reading »

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MumAbroad, Europe’s leading online resource for Expat Mums and Mums Living Abroad

When you were pregnant for the first time who did you go to for advice? When you needed a recommendation for a nursery or a school who did you ask? When you needed advice on raising your children bilingually who did you turn to? Nine, if not 10 times out of 10 I expect you asked another mum who was in the same position as you. Continue Reading »

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#1000raons, another edition of this great family event for a good cause next Saturday in Barcelona

#1000raons Festival in Barcelona, Spain, with The Little Voyager

Next Saturday on May 12, there will be another edition of the great family event #1000raons taking place in Barcelona, organised by the Front Marítim Barceloneta association and the Hospital Del Mar with the purpose to raise funds for Breast Cancer Research.
Breast cancer is the most common cancer in women worldwide that’s why there are 1000 reasons (“1000raons”) why we all should contribute to breast cancer research and create awareness. Continue Reading »

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