Tag Archives forchristmas

The Ultimate List Of Thoughtful Gifts For Travel Lovers

The Best Gifts for Travel Lovers 2018: Travel Gifts For Every Budget: Hunting for the best gifts for travel lovers?  Contrary to popular belief, travelers aren’t actually that tough to shop for. There are plenty of awesome, practical and thoughtful travel gifts we usually have our eye on. 


10 Great Gift Ideas for that Hard to Shop for Traveler in Your Life

If you are anything like me, you hate buying throw-away gifts for others. Something completely useless and thoughtless, that you might as well have not bought them anything at all. Why did a bottle of wine suddenly become unacceptable as a present? There will undoubtedly be hard-to-buy-for people in your life. They have no idea what […]


The 10 Best German Christmas Markets in Germany

The best German #Christmas Markets

As locations around the world cool down the closer we get to the holidays, celebrations inevitably begin to heat up. And while other countries draw crowds for their traditions, no one does Christmas quite like Germany. Here are ten of the country’s can’t-miss markets.


The Real Story Behind Santa Claus

  Where did the myth of Santa Claus come from? I was going through my Facebook this morning when I found a wonderful question, asked by an international mom to the toddler group of the area. She wanted to know if Santa Claus and Saint Nicholas were two different people? Where did father Christmas originate […]


10 Tips for Experiencing Christmas Markets in Europe

How to Have the Best German Christmas Market Experience #christmas #travel #christkindlmarkt #christmasmarkets #europe

European Christmas markets Christmas markets have been around since the beginning of time… ok maybe not quite but they have been around for a very long time. Everyone knows about them, everyone wants to visit them, but what do you need to know to be truly prepared for what you are about to experience? This […]


24 Classic Children’s books

With Christmas coming I prefer to countdown the days with something they will enjoy for years; 24 beautiful children's books!

Unwrap a different book each day With Christmas coming and the advent just around the corner, parents are running to the stores to find chocolate filled advent calendars to stuff their children with each morning. Over the past few years, I have witnessed a growing trend away from chocolate and towards something unique and tailored to […]