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.
Cardiff is a city that we always enjoyed visiting with our son. Living in South Wales, we were regulars and always found something to enjoy with him while in the Welsh Capital. Our visits usually happened at weekends and we often combined food, sightseeing and shopping on our days out. In this post I’m going to share with you 5 fun things to do in Cardiff with kids to help you get the most out of your visit to this wonderful city.
I can’t believe we are nearing our trip to Lapland to see Santa in his hometown. From having booked it all in February, to finally packing and getting ready to hop on that plane, the last ten months have flown past. And our time in Rovaniemi has been made all the more special with the help of the Visit Rovaniemi tourist board who have helped us create an amazing Lapland Bucket list for our winter visit to northern Finland. Here’s what’s in store for us next week.Continue reading “7 Amazing Lapland Bucket List Experiences with Visit Rovaniemi”