Archive for the travel Tag

Gloria Golf Resort

You might think that a post about a family resort in Turkey isn’t particularly relevant to this blog but if you’re anything like me and find it hard to get back into the swing of things after the Xmas holidays, thinking ahead to the spring/summer holidays can sometimes do the trick when suffering from a severe bout of the January blues. Needless to say, this is NOT a sponsored post. We […]

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Weekend in Versailles

Geographically speaking, living in Geneva means being right at the centre of Europe. You can get pretty much anywhere by car (au revoir crack-of-dawn and over-booked EasyJet flights!) and there is a lot to explore with children in and around Switzerland. I won’t go as far as saying that places are “a short drive away” because there’s no such thing when you have kids and even a 10 minute drive […]

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In Heidi’s Footsteps

It happens to most expatriates in Switzerland, especially if your expat plans take you to one of the main Swiss cities rather than one of its idyllic alpine villages. You board the plane with visions of Heidi running barefoot on emerald-green mountain pastureland with cow-bells ringing in the background but, once you’ve settled into local city life, you realise your Swiss experience is turning out to be more urban than you initially […]

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