Category Archives: Europe

A family itinerary for 3 days in Athens

Athens is an amazing city where ultra modern-real life meets ultra ancient.  I have never visited a city before which manages to successfully combine two thousand year old, ancient ruins with fast food restaurants, office buildings, metro stations and more. We went to Athens to show our kids the ruins and that’s what this itinerary…

On the River Crnojevica with Mico on Lake Skadar

How do you fancy spending a few hours aboard a boat, gliding across the still waters of Rijeka Crnojevica river, watching the wildlife on Lake Skadar and taking a small walk up to an abandoned castle overlooking the mountains? It sounded pretty idyllic to us so at 8am we met Mico (pronounced Micho) and set…