Duinen 10 - Buitenleven Vakanties, the Netherlands

Duinen 10 - Buitenleven Vakanties, the Netherlands

Just outside the small village of Rockanje, not far from the port city of Rotterdam, we found an old dune farm that until recently doubled as a forester home before it was transformed into a unique and comfortable holiday home for 7 people. The house is managed by Buitenleven VakantiesRead more…

HUUS Hotel in Summer, Switzerland

HUUS Hotel in Summer, Switzerland

Upon our arrival at HUUS Hotel in Saanen, one hot Saturday in August, we immediately bump into charismatic owner Günter Weilguni and resident DJ Ewald Klassen greeting us like long lost friends. Read more…

Lenkerhof, Switzerland

Lenkerhof, Switzerland

We are excited to surprise our girls when visiting the Lenkerhof. It is not really the gourmet restaurant Spettacolo for them offering a choice of 16 different courses, which change every day or the renewed and ancient old thermal spa waters they are after. Read more…

Gorfion, Liechtenstein

Gorfion, Liechtenstein

Now our girls are somewhat older we more and more can take up real outdoor activities. And we are just in the right place to do so: the lovely village of Malbun, situated in the eastern exclave of the municipality of Triesenberg, in Liechtenstein. We stay at the lovely family hotel Gorfion. Read more…

Riffelalp 2222m, Switzerland

Riffelalp 2222m, Switzerland

Sometimes it happens that getting to our destination is half the fun. Well this certainly applies to the RiffelAlp resort. We follow the sun by driving over the Furka Pass, famous for the stunning views and hair-raising car chases of James Bond. Read more…

Danai Resort, Greece

Danai Resort, Greece

A slightly distinct experience of a holiday between children and parents is quite normal we suppose. As enthusiastic as we are of the approach of staff around the Danai Beach Resort in Greece, … Read more…

Pomegranate Hotel, Greece

Pomegranate Hotel, Greece

Okay, you do expect a lot when a hotel promises to deliver 5-star experience; so we are curious to find out when we enter our next destination in Greece: the beach front Pomegranate Hotel. Read more…

Landgoed De Wilmersberg, the Netherlands

Landgoed De Wilmersberg, the Netherlands

A passion for travelling and discovering new cultures is something we share with the family Van Vlisteren, who manages the luxury four-star hotel The Wilmersberg. Also known as the country estate of eastern Holland. Read more…

B2 Boutique Hotel, Switzerland

B2 Boutique Hotel, Switzerland

Zürich makes itself a city of the world by having this hip B2 Boutique Hotel. We realize that when lying in the amazing rooftop pool, staring at the skyline of the city. Read more...

HUUS Hotel in Winter, Switzerland

HUUS Hotel in Winter, Switzerland

Rays of sunlight are following us when we drive through Gstaad. We are heading for a huge chalet on one of the snow-covered hills in the Saanenland region: the former Steigenberger Hotel is magically transformed into the Huus Hotel, all with respect to its superb location. Read more...

Gstaad Palace, Switzerland

Gstaad Palace, Switzerland

Miles before entering the picturesque Swiss town of Gstaad, we already spot our place of destination rising high above the rest. We earlier informed our daughters that our next stop would be a ‘princess castle’. Read more...

Whitepod, Switzerland

Whitepod, Switzerland

There are places you just must explore yourselves. Imagine our ‘struggle’ to blog about the Whitepod Eco Luxury Hotel... Read more...

Le Richemond Geneva, Switzerland

Le Richemond Geneva, Switzerland

How wonderful to hear “Good afternoon” in our own Dutch language when arriving at Le Richemond. Food & Beverage Manager Reinier van Brussel welcomes us and that immediately shows us the warm and friendly attitude of the staff here. All smiling with a lot of Swiss style and flair. Read more...

V8 Hotel, Germany

V8 Hotel, Germany

“The cradle of the automobile”: Stuttgart, and that isn’t for no reason. Therefore, the concept of the V8 Hotel fits in perfectly. And even with two girls that aren’t particularly fond of cars, staying here is a real adventure. Read more...

Averill's Flathead Lake Lodge, Montana USA

Averill's Flathead Lake Lodge, Montana USA

“Mummy and Daddy, you told us we wouldn’t see the sea this holiday? Well, that sure looks like a sea to us!”, our daughters exclaim once they stand on the shore of Flathead Lake. The lake can indeed be called impressive, but it is the assortment of log houses surrounding us on the lakeshore that completely takes our breath away: Averill’s Flathead Lake Lodge. Read more...

The Lodge at Jackson Hole, Wyoming USA

The Lodge at Jackson Hole, Wyoming USA

One would expect to see some bears while going through several national parks in the USA, but no we did not. So, our girls were quite excited to see one in front of The Lodge in Jackson Hole, Wyoming. Read more...