Adventures in Rome with Rome4Kids tours

Rome4Kids family tour

On our recent visit to Rome we wanted a way to make the city more exciting for our kids. We were so looking forward to rediscovering the Eternal City but wanted to make sure our children had a great time too. We joined two tours with Rome4Kids and enjoyed our adventures in the city with […]

Copenhagen by bike – touring Denmark’s capital on two wheels

Copenhagen bikes - Copenhagen bike rental and city tour

Nothing says Copenhagen quite like the breezy way its citizens glide through her streets on their bikes. The city embodies bike culture and is frequently named the best city for cycling in the world. So why not join in the fun and tour Copenhagen on two wheels. You can ride the city, see the sights […]

London: A unique Camden walking tour with “This Charming Man”

camden walking tour with unseen and visit.org

Once upon a time, I liked to think of myself as a bit rock n roll. Not too crazy but I had a few qualifying experiences that made me think I had some rocking cred. A child of the 80s, I was into the Clash and Stone Roses rather than Madonna or Simple Minds. My […]

London loves: London canals – Little Venice to Camden Lock boat trip

London canals boat trip

London has many classic experiences but the purpose of this blog is to find those that are a little less obvious. One of my favourite things to do with visitors is cruise the London canals by taking a boat trip from Little Venice to Camden Lock. London canals – boat cruise The United Kingdom has […]

10 reasons to hire a local tour guide and take a tour on your travels

10 reasons to choose a local tour guide

Paris, 1995. I saw all the sights. I climbed the Eiffel Tower, walked the Champs Elysée, took in the view from the tower at Notre Dame and was entranced by the scene playing out in the shadows of the Sacre Coeur. I had “done” Paris. Or so I thought. I liked travelling independently and figuring things […]