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Activity & Adventure, Holland, Partners, Utrecht

Cycling in Holland: a Dutch way of life!

When you think of Holland, what springs to mind? Tulips, bicycles or the Dutch Masters? The windmills or canals? This month we take a look at our top recommendations for experiencing cycling. Holland is the ultimate destination for cycling thanks to ...

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Culture & History, Family & Fun, Holland, Partners, Utrecht

Miffy – 60 years of the little white rabbit

On 21 June 2015, one of the world’s most famous children’s characters, Miffy, the little white rabbit, will celebrate her 60th birthday. Miffy or ‘Nijntje’ as she is known in her native Holland is the creation of the Dutch illustrator, graphi...

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Activity & Adventure, Family & Fun, Food & Drink, France, Partners

Where to mark off on your map in Northern France

You may have seen my recent post on preparing for a road trip – so now that you have your packing list sorted, here are some places to add to your route plan! Now that I am back from northern France I wanted to give you my top destination highlight...

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Family & Fun, Onboard, Partners

Celebrating 20 Years of Newcastle-Amsterdam

On 18th May 2015, DFDS Seaways celebrated 20 years of their Newcastle-Amsterdam route. Our family joined in with the celebrations aboard KING SEAWAYS and set sail along the North East coast during a special day sailing to commemorate the event. The w...

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