Rovaniemi is the Official Hometown of Santa Claus in Finnish Lapland. It is a popular destination for families heading to Lapland. The largest town in Lapland it is popular not only in winter but also summer. However, in this post I’m going to share with you 5 awesome things to do in Rovaniemi with kids in winter. Some of them can be done in summer too, but this post focusses on a winter visit to Rovaniemi. We were kindly hosted by Visit Rovaniemi during our trip to visit Santa in Lapland and these activities were either organised or suggested by them.Continue reading “5 Awesome Things To Do In Rovaniemi With Kids”
During our recent trip to Lapland, we were arriving into Helsinki at 5am local time and had over 12 hours before our overnight train to Rovaniemi. After some searching and contacting local hotels, we were booked into the Clarion Hotel Helsinki Airport. This is our review of our comfortable layover at the Clarion Hotel Helsinki Airport.Continue reading “Clarion Hotel Helsinki Airport – Review”
The Rock of Cashel is a formidable looking structure sitting on top of a hill in Cashel, County Tipperary. This famous historic site is a popular tourist attraction in Ireland. Visiting the Rock of Cashel with kids is fun and enjoyable and can easily be combined with other attractions in County Tipperary for a fun family day out in Ireland.
As a family that travels a lot, we are becoming more conscious of our carbon footprint on the world. One of our family New Year’s Resolutions is to try and reduce our plastic waste and our use of plastic at home. It is something that has been on my mind for a while and what better time to make a start to become plastic free at home than the start of a New Year. Going plastic free is going to be a gradual process but, in this post, I’m sharing with you 9 easy ways to become plastic free at home, with steps we’ve already begun taking for our own plastic free journey.
Wow, what a year. It’s been busy busy on this end, juggling trying to grow my blog with being a mum and everything that comes with it. And I have to admit, I’m tired, oh so tired. So, I’ve decided to take some time off from the blog over Christmas, down tools and enjoy the festive season as much as I can. This is me wishing a very Merry Christmas to you all.Continue reading “Merry Christmas Everyone”