Switzerland

The charming alpine village of Adelboden is the perfect place to take the kids and family skiing in Switzerland. Tips for a skitastic winter holiday. (via thetravellingmom.ca)

Tips on taking the Kids Skiing in Switzerland

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A Swiss ski holiday is the stuff of dreams. If you’ve ever wanted to take your kids and the family skiing in the snow-covered wonderland of the Swiss Alps, the Adelboden-Lenk ski region in the Bernese Oberland is the postcard-perfect place. Adelboden The picturesque alpine village of Adelboden is located 45 minutes by car from Bern, and is situated at an altitude of 1,400 m (4,500 ft). Cold, snowy winters are still common, offering perfect conditions for skiing and winter sports with over the 210 km network of…

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Switzerland and its capital city of Bern are filled with art, culture, food, and fabulous things to see with the family. Our best tips for fun experiences in Bern with kids. | #switzerland #bern #familytravel #travel

How to Enjoy the Amazingly Historic City of Bern with Kids

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Switzerland isn’t all about the mountains, though they are a prime reason to travel there any time of year. Swiss cities, towns and villages offer families a surprising number of things to see and do, and one of our favorites is the UNESCO World Heritage capital city of Bern, Switzerland. We love spending time in Bern. Its slower pace, beautiful historic buildings, green spaces and museums offer something for everyone. We enjoy it so much, we’ve put together a top ten list of…

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There are many kinds of unusual accommodation to choose from if you're looking to sleep outside the usual hotel box. We loved the Swiss Tube Hotel in Thun. (via thetravellingmom.ca)

Sleeping in a Tube in Thun, Switzerland

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I love Switzerland. It’s my maternal homeland, and I have strong ties to this compact, western European country of mountains, cows & chocolate. We enjoy visiting Switzerland every chance we get, and are always amazed by its beauty, sense of order and unique history and culture. On our most recent visit, we decided to try a unique accommodation experience for our family. Hotels in Switzerland are very expensive, so in the search of something cheaper, we found the ‘unusual accommodation’ option…

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