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DUBAI, United Arab Emirates | what to see and do in 7 days with kids

Katja CITY BREAKS, FAMILY CITY TRIPS, FAMILY HOLIDAYS, FAMILY TRAVELS, UNITED ARAB EMIRATES, WITH KIDS Leave a Comment

Dubai. A city that has been created practically from nothing in the last couple of decades. Where there was once a desert, modern high buildings stand today, among them currently the tallest in the world. A city that somehow never attracted me, a city that always seemed too artificial, too instant, too modern, too impersonal, not enough cute or somehow …

DRESDEN, Germany | weekend city trip to the capital of German state Saxony

Katja CITY BREAKS, FAMILY TRAVELS, GERMANY, SINGLE PARENT TRAVELS 10 Comments

This year´s 1st of May came conveniently on a Monday, which meant we had a longer weekend without taking a day off work. Already a couple of months ago we decided to head to the wonderful SACHSEN SWITZERLAND NATIONAL PARK and possibly make a stop in Dresden on the way, as I´ve never been there yet. Due to our separation …

HELSINKI, Finland | weekend city trip to the modern Finnish capital

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We started our FINLAND TRIP this year by visiting the country´s CAPITAL CITY – since our plane anyway landed here we decided to spent two nights in a cosy hotel in the centre, get a feeling of the place and get use to the colder weather again. Although the city is quite spread out, 2 days is enough time to …

SINGAPORE | what to see and do in 4 days

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It´s big, it´s clean, it´s green, its has some AMAZING ARCHITECTURE, great RESTAURANTS and (from what we heard) NIGHTLIFE. And if you feel too claustrophobic between all the big SKYSCRAPERS you can easily escape to one of the BEACHES or PARKS nearby. I was in Singapore when I was 14 years old and everything looked soooo big back then – …