While we were in Helsinki after our trip to Lapland, we took a day trip over to Tallinn. I had read and heard great things about the Estonian capital and as my sister-in-law and her family were going to be there, it seemed like the perfect time to hop over from Helsinki. We were kindly given half-price passage for our day trip to Tallinn with comfort class tickets. Here is our review of the Tallink Silja Ferry Comfort Class.Continue reading “Tallink Silja Ferry Comfort Class – Review”
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”
While on a long weekend away at Bluestone in West Wales, we visited Folly Farm for the first time. The name can be deceiving but it is a great family day out in West Wales. Here is our review of visiting Folly Farm with kids.Continue reading “Folly Farm Adventure Park and Zoo – Our Visit and 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.