Travel with kids: Tuscany – FAMILY HOLIDAY EXPERIENCE UNDER THE TUSCAN SUN

Jun 07 2015
Tuscany FAMILY HOLIDAY EXPERIENCE UNDER THE TUSCAN SUN collage

The area called La Valtiberina, on the eastern edge of Tuscany, is an attractive hilly landscape with woods of chestnut trees, olive groves and fields of sunflowers. It offers an image of a Tuscany still barely touched by mass tourism, yet full of medieval and renaissance art treasures. In this area were born two of the greatest Italian renaissance artists: Piero della Francesca and Michelangelo.

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Travel with Kids: Firenze on a budget

Jun 07 2015
Firenze London Mums magazine collage

Visiting Firenze (Florence in English) during school holidays is a bit of a challenge because of the huge number of tourists and the long queues to get in everywhere. After all Firenze is one of the most beautiful cities in the world and inevitably over-crowded at all times.

But with a bit of planning you will be able to see lots of the key sight-seeings in a few days.

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Travel: London Mums go to NEW YORK CITY (with & without kids)

Mar 28 2015
New York Ellis Island and the Statue of Liberty Ferry trip

As mums we do not often do crazy things. But once in a while we should take a couple of days off parental duty and head to a place where we can switch off completely. Well, as crazy as it sounds, New York City is probably the coolest city for women to have fun with girlfriends (without partners or kids). As you may remember, I won a three-day trip to New York last December with Netflix Stream Team for my article on Netflix Original series Marco Polo and ended up on the red carpet covering the global premiere of Marco Polo in New York on 2nd December 2014.

As crazy as it seems, three days in New York are amazing although if you could spare a whole week it would be even better. I was no stranger to New York having visited the Big Apple back in 1989 but things change quickly in metropolis so what you see now might disappear or transform soon after.

Here are my recommended things to do in New York City with or without kids.

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