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BRITTANY WITH KIDS: RENNES

04/07/2017,

France is one of my favorite countries and it is such a wonderful place to visit with children: amazing food and wine, relaxed atmosphere, beautiful villages, cities full of art and history, charming shops and caffées everywhere and of course their delicious croissants! After visiting Normandy, today I wanted to share with you World Kids’ […]

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DENMARK WITH KIDS: LEGOLAND BILLUND RESORT

03/10/2017,

Legoland Billund Resort is Denmark’s most famous and popular amusement park for families. The first Legoland (yes!, this is the original Legoland park!) was opened back in 1968 and is located next to the original Lego Factory. We visited this resort last summer as both my sons are big Lego fans (Lego was considered “toy […]

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SWEDEN WITH KIDS: LUND

01/22/2017,

Last August we travelled  from Denmark to Sweden. We crossed the Öresund Bridge that connects both countries and headed to Scania, the southernmost province in Sweden. We visited Mälmo and Lund, two beautiful cities of this region, known for its agriculture and heritage. It was my first time in Sweden and I fell in love […]

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CERLER: A TOP FAMILY SKI RESORT IN SPAIN

12/04/2016,

Last Easter we headed to Cerler, the highest resort in the Aragonese Pyrenees for a great family break.   With its 80km of skiable slopes, Cerler has been awarded for three consecutive years (2014, 2015 and 2016) Spain’s Best Ski Resort.   Cerler is situated in the Benasque Valley, and it reaches 2.630 meter at […]

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ARCHITECTURE FOR KIDS: NEUSCHWANSTEIN CASTLE

11/26/2016,

Our cousins Marta and Carlos surprised us  with a great gift for our kids: CubicFun Neuschwanstein Castle (part of their World’s Great Architecture Collection)  This  3d construction kit is a replica of the Neuschwanstein castle located in Bavaria (Germany) .   Today Neuschwanstein is one of the most popular of all the palaces and castles […]

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RICETERIA: EVERYDAY MAGIC IN ODENSE, STUTTGART AND L.A.

10/29/2016,

On our last trip to Denmark, we discovered in Odense the sweetest and funkiest coffee shop: Riceteria. With locations also in Stuttgart and  in L.A. (coming soon!), Riceteria is a combined food and Rice store with a fun atmosphere. Rice is a Danish homeware and accessories company known for their colorful melamine, handmade baskets  and […]

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THE MAGICAL WORLD OF COPENHAGEN’S TIVOLI GARDENS

09/17/2016,

Located in the heart of the city of Copenhagen, Tivoli Gardens is much more than just an amusement park. It is one of Denmark’s most visited attractions and the minute you step foot through the Tivoli entry arch, you understand why. We visited Denmark this summer, and we were lucky to spend an amazing summer […]

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NORMANDY WITH KIDS: LE MONT SAINT MICHEL

08/31/2016,

Le Mont Saint Michel is one of the most visited tourist sites in France (2,5 million visitors each year), and one of the most famous in Europe. Le Mont Saint Michel is set in the mesmerising bay where Normandy and Brittany merge. It is a magical island topped by a medieval monastery, and for centuries, […]

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MY TRAVEL ATELIER’S GUIDE TO CUBA

08/10/2016,

It is a great honor to welcome today Christina, author of the  great travel blog My Travel Atelier. Her blog is truly amazing: fun to read, full of great tips, written with honesty and with beautiful photos.You cannot miss today her complete guide and diary from 17 days of roadtrippin’ Cuba. Thank you Christina!   […]

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WINERIES, TRAVEL AND KIDS: VINISTAS

07/14/2016,

I am thrilled to introduce you to Ruth de Andrés, a wine expert, founder of Vinistas and long time friend. I asked Ruth if she could share with World Kids her knowledge and passion for wine,  as well as all her travel experience visiting  different wineries in Spain with her family (she is mom to […]

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JERUSALEM & ARCHITECTURE: THE TREEHOUSE AT THE RUTH YOUTH WING FOR ART EDUCATION

06/29/2016,

Every child’s dream is to have a great treehouse or tree fort.  A tree house combines all things that children love: outdoors, adventure, imaginative play, trees, climbing, fun…Today we discover the most extraordinary treehouse that combines all these elements with architecture, art and design. We travel to Jerusalem fascinated by the entrance courtyard renovation in […]

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GELATO FESTIVAL 2016: FROM LONDON TO FLORENCE

06/19/2016,

Are you a Gelato fan? Have you heard of the  Gelato Festival?  Following our previous post about our favorite Italian Ice cream shop in Milano, today we are featuring the Gelato Festival, the most important competition for Italian-style gelato.   This 2016 European Festival includes the following stages: Florence:  21-25th April Parma: 28th April – […]

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OUR FAVORITE ICE CREAM SHOP IN MILANO: ORSO BIANCO

06/12/2016,

If you are a “Gelato” fan you will be delighted with this post. In our recent trip to Milano we discovered Orso Bianco, a  small and charming ice cream shop, located in Via Casale 7 (Navigli Area). This artisan ice cream shop does not use artificial colorants, flavours or fat, and they are proud of […]

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TRAVEL & MUSIC: PIANO CITY MILANO

05/29/2016,

This year, once again, pianos have invaded houses, yards, stations, roofs, farmsteads, museums, schools, libraries, laboratories and parks in Italy.  Music hasn’t stopped from the sunset to the dawn and from the dawn until the sun sets in a continuous love declaration for the piano, its music and for the city of Milan.   We […]

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TRAVEL & PHOTOGRAPHY: RED COLLECTION BY TOMMY SALAS

04/19/2016,

“It is an illusion that photos are made with the camera… they are made with the eye, heart and head.”  – Henri Cartier-Bresson   World Kids is thrilled to present today the extraordinary work of photographer Tommy Salas and one of his latest works: the Red Collection. It is not easy to talk about someone you […]

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HUSKYMAN: DOG SLEDDING IN THE PYRENEES

04/05/2016,

Have you ever dreamed of sitting on the comfortable seat of a fairy-tale Christmas sleigh? Being close to nature and a love of dogs are at the heart of mushing, an amazing activity for the whole family. Mushing consists of sliding over the snow on a sled pulled by dogs. Comfortably seated on a sled […]

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AMAZING WORLD ATLAS: LONELY PLANET

02/21/2016,

I find that it is easy to forget that we live in a fascinating world, especially after watching the evening news on TV. This amazing Atlas by Lonely Planet  shows our children the awesome and cool world we live in. The Amazing World Atlas  is not a collection of maps, but an amazing book full […]

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AUSTRIA WITH KIDS: INNSBRUCK

02/19/2016,

Last December we made a short excursion day trip to Innsbruck, to visit the Christmas Markets of this beautiful Austrian City. The medieval Old Town has a special feel, especially in the depths of a snowy winter.   We visited first the Christmas Market Old Town. It is located in the historic city center of […]

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