FINNISH LAPLAND: NORTHERN LIGHTS

LEANING TOWER OF PISA IN 2 HOURS

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    Ireland

    RIVER SHANNON CRUISE WITH EMERALD STAR

    River Shannon Cruise with Emerald Star / Le Boat

    The island of Ireland is one of the most beautiful countries on God’s great Earth, but maybe we’re biased.  With emerald green fields, rugged mountain ranges and sweeping coastlines; it’s easy to see why Ireland attracts tourists from across the world.  Ireland is scenic and popular with walkers, anglers and adventure seekers.  For those with a penchant for water it’s easy to navigate the loughs, canals and rivers by cruiser or canoe.  Fringed with blue flag beaches, rocky crevices and…

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  • River Thames Cruise with Le Boat
    England

    RIVER THAMES CRUISE WITH LE BOAT

    Stretching 346 km (215 miles) the River Thames is the UK’s second longest river, River Severn is the first.  Starting as a slow trickle high in the rural Cotswolds in south-central…

  • Ice Fishing excursion with Rukapalvelu Safarihouse in Ruka
    Scandinavia

    FINNISH LAPLAND: ICE FISHING IN RUKA

    Located just 200 km to the South East of Rovaniemi and the Arctic Circle, Ruka is a thriving little village in Finnish Lapland.  Close to the Russian border, the landscape is…

  • Northern Lights in Finland
    Scandinavia

    FINNISH LAPLAND: NORTHERN LIGHTS

    For as long as I can care to remember I have wanted to see the spectacular Northern Lights in Finland.  The colourful dancing lights of the Aurora Borealis, also known as…

  • The Leaning Tower of Pisa
    Italy Southern Europe

    LEANING TOWER OF PISA IN 2 HOURS

    Italy is arguably one of our favourite go-to countries when we holiday in Europe.  With friendly locals, excellent cuisine, stunning coastlines and fantastic weather; what’s not to love about this wonderful…

  • Italy Southern Europe

    SAN LORENZO: THE WINE OF PETRA

    BEAUTIFUL TUSCANY For as many years as I care too mention, I have always wanted to experience a wine tasting tour and to understand wine culture.  How wine is processed, the…

  • Travels

    PAST TRAVELS 2018

    As 2018 ends and a New Year begins, we thought we’d take a little look back at our first year of Family Travel Blogging.  We hope you’ve enjoyed this journey and…

  • Festa del Redentore
    Italy Southern Europe

    VENICE: FESTA DEL REDENTORE

    A FIREWORK SPECTACULAR Venice is famed as one of the most beautiful cities in the world, and who are we to disagree.  Built on an archipelago (a cluster) of small islands,…