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Hotel Amigo, Belgium

Hotel Amigo, Belgium

In the heart of the vibrant city of Brussels, we find a new friend In the beautifully styled and intimate 5-star hotel called, the Amigo Hotel. Read more…

Hotel Schweizerhof Bern, Switzerland

Hotel Schweizerhof Bern, Switzerland

The Hotel Schweizerhof with its great history fits its location perfectly since there is hardly any other city that has preserved its historical traits as Bern, the capital of Switzerland. Read more…

Cordis Hotel, New Zealand

Cordis Hotel, New Zealand

It is really quite easy to understand why anyone would pick the Cordis Hotel in Auckland for their wedding. This reinvented luxury hotel offers premium services and is very well known for this. Read more…

Gstaad Palace in Summer, Switzerland

Gstaad Palace in Summer, Switzerland

A true highlight of our trip to Switzerland and especially for our youngest girl is a revisit to what they call ‘the fairy-tale castle on the mountain’. Well even better than a castle, it is a palace: the Gstaad Palace to be precise. Read 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…

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…

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 in Winter, Switzerland

Gstaad Palace in Winter, 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...

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...

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...

Latigo Guest Ranch, Colorado USA

Latigo Guest Ranch, Colorado USA

We have been driving on the unpaved country road past the village of Kremmling in the north of the state of Colorado for quite some time when we spot a young woman on a horse on the side of the road: “a real cowgirl!”. Read more...

Halcyon, Colorado USA

Halcyon, Colorado USA

There’s a rumor in town…and it is all about the Halcyon Hotel [Hal see uh n]. A new, hip and modern hotel and the place to be in Denver at the moment of our stay. Read more...