Oceans of excitement at Europe’s largest aquarium

You know what they say, go big or go home. Journey to Genoa Aquarium, the largest in all of Europe, and you won’t be disappointed. Here’s a lowdown of the main attractions making waves… Genoa bit about the place? Want some fin-tastic facts? Over 12,000 animals. 600 species. More than...

Things to do at Artis Royal Zoo

By all accounts, Amsterdam is a pretty wild place. And nowhere more so here than the historic Artis Royal Zoo, of course. With over 750 species of animals roaming around, it’s easy to forget you’re right in the city center. Skip the lines at the gates and get carried away to the wonders of the natural world....

Centre Pompidou: timeless modern art (inside and out)

President Pompidou was not only an art lover, but a firm believer that art is for everyone. That art is ageless. So it’s no wonder that his vision of a center for art and culture in France’s capital houses one of the most extensive collections in the world. Architecture heaven

100 years of Berlin’s best bits

It’s no wonder that Berlin is known globally as one of the top cities for art, artists, and museums. With precious artefacts exhibited at over 170 museums and its own Museum Island in the historic heart of the city, you can see why people come from all over the world to visit. But there’s one...

Fun for all the family in Europa Park

If the kids are getting fidgety, there’s one sure-fire remedy that’s bound to work. And it doesn’t involve staring into a tablet. A trip to Germany’s largest theme park is just the ticket to keep the youngsters entertained. Yet with exhilarating roller coasters and fun-fuelled water rides, this ain’t just for the little ones. It’s a thrilling...

Family-friendly sightseeing tours in Germany

Getting out and about with all the family can be a lot to organize. You want something that’s relaxing, exciting, fun, and adventurous — but where do you start? We’ve put together a list of places to satisfy your family Fernweh with something for everyone. Peaceful palatial

Romantic river cruises in the UK

Row, row, row your boat gently down the stream – so goes the famous ditty. Okay, life isn’t always like a nursery rhyme. Yet on a romantic river cruise in the UK, it really can be a dream. The only question is, where to set sail first? Perhaps you could soak yourself in history along the river...

Family-friendly Scotland: things to do everyone will love

Sometimes keeping the whole family happy can be an uphill struggle. But among the lochs of Scotland, it’s plain sailing – quite literally. And with monsters to watch out for in the Highlands, there’s no time for squabbles. If the kids are getting fidgety, how about putting them under a Harry Potter-induced spell? When energy levels need...