Curacao is a family vacation paradise in many ways. The small island nation, not far from Venezuela in the southern Caribbean Sea, was our destination for a two-week escape from this past year’s prolonged New England winter (actually they’re all long). It’s taken most of a year for us to get our blogging act together, […]
Looking for things to do in Munich with kids? We were too! After flying into Germany from Oslo, we spent about 36 hours exploring Munich on our way to our good friend’s wedding in a small town north of the city. We packed a lot of fun into that short visit and of course focused […]
This post is all about Oslo vacation ideas for families, including how to get to Oslo, where to stay, where to eat, and things to do. Maybe we are just becoming city people (unlikely) but we loved Oslo. There are tons of great family activities, it’s easy to get around, and it’s cheap and easy to […]
The first 5 days of our spring 2016 Europe vacation were spent discovering awesome things to do in Oslo with kids, as well as good Oslo cheap food spots and some beautiful sights. In this post we’ll focus on the kids activities – there are a lot of them! Oslo has a lot to offer […]
Hello Trekking with Twins readers! Sorry that we’ve been absent from our various online homes for some time, but gut renovating a house and welcoming a new baby tend to fill up your days (and nights). One of our goals for 2017 is to breathe some life back into Trekking with Twins and keep sharing […]
Finding cheap food in Oslo is a challenge. But we managed to feed a family of 4 for under $60 per day! Check out our tips.
Early last year we were enjoying the amazing northern Thailand city of Chiang Mai, and had just returned from an awesome day trip from Chiang Mai to some of the surrounding countryside attractions. The photos from our tour recently popped up in my Google Photos “rediscover this day” so I figured it was a great time […]
The Chiang Mai night market “walking streets” were some of our favorite pastimes during our visit to this northern Thailand city. Over the course of a month in Chiang Mai, we visited these night markets 3 or 4 times and always enjoyed ourselves.
So our last post from June 23, 2015 was all about fun things to do in Penang, Malaysia. Then… nothing. Sorry about that. Kat has been good about keeping things relatively current over on Facebook, but the blog has been badly neglected! So what’s the deal? Time for a quick update. Well, for one, we’re not […]
Penang is a great spot for family travel and there are dozens of awesome kids activities in Penang. We spent about 3 weeks exploring the island, including several days with Nana and Papa visiting, and we found tons of fun things to do as a family.