All Aboard! Ferry to Scotland

How do we get from home to Scotland without having to spend the entire 14 days off driving? The answer: ferry to Scotland. More precisely from Amsterdam to Newcastle upon Tyne. But once we boarded the ferry with kids, what was meant to only be a means of making the journey easier, proved to be the…

Where to Stay in Scotland

It’s remarkable how often we got asked where did we stay in Scotland, since getting back. But I get the reason. Scotland while not huge, offers many amazing sights but driving on the roads there takes time. You either have to keep moving around or find a place that will keep you close to as…

I don’t Want to Survive Travel with Kids. I Want to Have Fun with Them.

‘The secret to surviving a long car journey with children.’ ‘Travel With Kids on Long Flights, And Survive.’ ’10 Tips to Survive Holiday Travel With Kids.’ These three headlines and there are many more out there, all contain one word that really bothers me. Survive. Why and when have we started thinking about how to survive travel…