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HELSINKI FOR KIDS: NEW ILLUSTRATED MAP

08/19/2015,

Visit Helsinki has just released a great new illustrated map for families that plan to travel to this beautiful city with their children. This new map makes it easy for families to plan their stay, following in the footsteps of Helppi- Helsinki’s fun family mascot- as he shows the way to the city’s attractions, restaurants, […]

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BAKFIETS: BICYCLES MADE IN HOLLAND

08/14/2015,

Amsterdam is considered the most bicycle-friendly capital city in the world. It seems there are about 1 million bicycles in the city, and all around Amsterdam, you can find all kinds of facilities for riding your bicycle: bike paths, bike racks, bike rentals… On our last trip to Amsterdam we were fascinated by those huge […]

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DENVER ART MUSEUM: EDUCATIONAL PROGRAMS FOR CHILDREN

08/11/2015,

We have spoken previously about the power of Arts to transform lives and stimulate multicultural understanding. Today we would like to feature the Denver Art Museum (DAM) , an art museum located in the Civic Center of Denver, Colorado,  recognized internationally for its educational programs and unique manner of interacting with visitors. The Museum is […]

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HYATT LAKE TAHOE: A NEVADA FAMILY RESORT

08/10/2015,

I love travelling with my family, and it is not always easy to find great family hotels or resorts where kids are “ welcomed“. This month of August we will be featuring and reviewing some great family resort  from all over the world, to help you prepare your next holidays. We have already presented some […]

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MALDIVES WITH KIDS: PER AQUUM NIYAMA RESORT

08/04/2015,

The  Per Aquum Niyama Resort is considered one of the most friendly resorts in The Maldives, an exclusive archipielago paradise in the Indian Ocean, and offers all kinds of facilities for families with children. Their  brand new Children’s Club catering to children (from 12 months to 12 years) is run by fully qualified childcare professionals […]

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LLAO LLAO RESORT: FAMILY OASIS IN PATAGONIA

07/30/2015,

World Kids is pleased to feature today Llao Llao, one of the best family resorts in Argentina. Llao Llao is located on one of the lower mountains within the Nahuel Huapi National Park – Argentine Patagonia – between the Nahuel Huapi and Moreno lakes, and framed by Mt. López, Mt. Capilla & Mt. Tronador.   […]

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TRAVELLING TO LAOS: THE ELEPHANT CONSERVATION CENTER

07/27/2015,

If you have the opportunity to travel with your family to Laos, the Elephant Conservation Center offers a unique experience to visitors wishing to contribute towards the protection of the Asian Elephant. This family friendly center was launched in 2011 and welcomes visitors from all ages.  It is managed by a team of elephant specialists […]

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BAREFOOT WORLD ATLAS BOOK & APP

07/23/2015,

In the next weeks, WorldKids will feature -as part of our travel section- different city guides designed specifically for children. Today I wanted to share with you this extraordinary  World Atlas. Written by Nick Crane (writer and BBC presenter)  and illustrated by David Dean (full-time illustrator and traveller), the Barefoot Books World Atlas is considered an […]

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5 THINGS TO DO IN VALENCIA WITH KIDS

07/09/2015,

Valencia is a great destination for a short trip with kids. If you are planning a visit to this beautiful Mediterranean city, you cannot skip the following recommendations:     Oceanografic. Valencia’s Aquarium is an outstanding destination for families. The Oceanogràfic of the City of Arts and Sciences is the largest aquarium in Europe and […]

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NEW YORK WITH KIDS: OUR FAVORITE TOY STORES

07/02/2015,

New York is such a fascinating city! We visited NYC when my kids were just 5 and 2 years old and every single day they would ask us if they could visit again their 2 favorite toy stores: FAO Schwarz and the Lego Store at the Rockefeller Center. FAO Schwarz flagship store in New York […]

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GREEN AND BLUE SUMMER IN ASTURIAS

06/30/2015,

Asturias is a place very close to my heart. My beloved mother was from this region in the north of Spain and everytime we visit Asturias we feel she is still with us. The landscapes are so, so beautiful… that it is difficult to choose some pics for this post. There are hundreds of small […]

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SWITZERLAND WITH KIDS: SHORT TRAIN TRIP TO DAVOS

06/26/2015,

Last summer I travelled by train from Zurich airport to Davos. It was a short business trip and I was fascinated by the beauty of the landscape, the punctuality of the trains  ( I took 6 trains in just 2 days!) and by how kid-friendly and safe Switzerland is. I think it is a wonderful […]

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RODAS BEACH WITH KIDS: A DAY IN PARADISE

06/21/2015,

The Cies Islands are a paradise in Galicia (Spain). Located at the entrance of Ria de Vigo (Vigo’s fiords), it has 9 beautiful beaches, starting with Rodas Beach, the most worldwide know and also awarded by “The Guardian” as the “Best Beach in the world” in 2007. This is a great day trip with kids. […]

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PORTO WITH KIDS: WONDERFUL WEEKEND TRIP

06/17/2015,

We visited Porto in August 2013. Our kids were then quite small, but Porto is a wonderful city for families. It is quite affordable and really close to Spain. Porto is described as Europe’s vintage port city and for me it is one of Europe’s most charismatic cities. Porto’s historic center, known as Ribeira district, […]

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HAMBURG WITH KIDS: MINIATUR WUNDERLAND

06/12/2015,

Miniatur Wunderland is probably the best exhibition for kids and families in Hamburg. It is the largest model railway in the world, and we all know how much kids love trains. Conveniently located in the Speicherstadt area, the historical warehouse district in the heart of Hamburg, it is just 10 minutes walking from the city […]

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AMSTERDAM WITH KIDS: VONDELPARK

06/10/2015,

Amsterdam is one of our favorite travel destinations as it is a very kid-friendly city. Our kids loved Vondelpark, the largest city park in Amsterdam and the most famous park in the Netherlands. The Vondelpark is located near Rijksmuseum and Van Gogh Museum, in the city center. Opened to the public in 1865, and enlarged […]

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BE A TRAVELER

06/03/2015,

I love travelling and I love to travel with my family. Travelling with small children allows you to show them other realities and to discover the world through their eyes. Our budget is limited, but we travel as often as we can, and our list of future destinations that we would like to visit keeps […]

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