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Family Travel Blog – Tokyo Travel Article

Family Travel Blog Follow my blog with Bloglovin Tokyo with Kids Many parents probably would never consider taking their children to Tokyo. The size of the city can be off putting to most parents, but trust us, it is an incredible place to take kids, especially if you adapt a little your schedules to suit them. Jerome first travelled with us to Tokyo and Japan when he was 10 months and then pretty much once every year after that. He…

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Traveling with Children and Why it is Important – Ticker Eats the World – Travel Article

Growing up, one of the biggest resentments I had against my parents was the fact that they took me around the world at a very young age. By the time I turned 7, I had been on two round-the-world trips. Now, before you mark me down as a snob for complaining about excessive travel, hear me out… The thing is that unfortunately I hardly remember anything from those trips today. I have photographs, but they don’t bring about any recollection…

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A family weekend in Granada – Part I – Scribbler in Seville – Spain Travel Article

A family weekend in Granada – Part I – Scribbler in Seville Even when they’re this small, sharks are still thrilling – at the Parque de las Ciencias in Granada.  Living in a city as beautiful as Seville, it’s easy to become complacent. With characteristics alarmingly similar to a Sevillano’s, displaying that inward-looking attitude that so disturbs me, I have actually started to believe this is the most wondrous city in Spain, Europe and the universe. As a writer and…

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Gingerbread houses at ArkDes Museum in Stockholm – Scandinavian Travel Article

Gingerbread houses at ArkDes Museum in Stockholm On November 30, 2017 the annual exhibition of gingerbread houses will open at ArkDes, the architecture and design centre in Stockholm. ArkDes is located on the “museum island” of Skeppsholmen, next to the Moderna Museet. This year’s exhibition is the 27th. It will run until January 7, 2018. Free entry. More info www.arkdes.se ArkDes is the new name for what used to be the Architecture Museum.   Hotels in Stockholm Book now: Hotels, hostels,…

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Cooking luxe in the Algarve – Scribbler in Seville – Spain Travel Article

Cooking luxe in the Algarve – Scribbler in Seville Lola, chef Lucia Ribeiro, and me at Mimo Algarve.The natural setting of Pine Cliffs Resort is stunning – atop a sandstone escarpment looking onto the sea. Pine Cliffs Resort, near Albuferia on the Algarve coast of Portugal, has a hotel, villas and apartments.Ceramic tiles are used to decorate both the exterior and interior of Portuguese houses.If you and your family like to stay at beautiful, tastefully designed beach resorts close to…

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The Feast of St. Lucia, December 13 – Scandinavian Travel Article

The Feast of St. Lucia, December 13 The Feast of St. Lucia, December 13, is perhaps the most cherished of all Swedish traditions. A celebration of the “bearer of light in the darkness,” it is marked by stunning candlelit processions of girls in white gowns wearing wreaths of candles in their hair. These days the candles are battery-powered, but the atmosphere is the same – filled with an uplifting spirit of fellowship and joy. Lucia in a Swedish school St.…

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