10 posts tagged Mountains

China With Kids – Best 2 Week Trip Guide

Thinking of Doing China With Kids? Read on for our overview of the 15 day trip (self-organised as ever) and for top tips ... For your kids - they can read a kids' version by clicking here. Scale: There is only one way to understand the sheer ...

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China – Day Five: Longji Kids – Rice Rice Baby

Wow, yippeee and wow again. Today, there was non-stop sunshine and it's time for Longji kids! He Feng Zhai First stop, He Feng Zhai - a small mountain village with mainly new buildings, wrapped around some older ones. The village is an ideal ...

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China – Day Eight: Mt Emei with Kids

Mt Emei with kids today and another UNESCO site - we're honestly not on a mission! We'd originally thought we were going all the way to the summit. However, the summit was so misty this morning that people were reporting not even being able to ...

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China – Day Nine: Dujiangyan Ancient Waterway Visit

Culture Sulk! We got brave today and split up, meeting back up at the airport. At the thought of the Dujiangyan ancient waterway visit (yet another UNESCO!), Miss GMT#2 had a meltdown. So Daddy kindly decided to give Miss GMT#2 a bit of a culture ...

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China – Day Eleven: Yuntaishan Geopark in a Day

Yuntaishan Geopark in a day? Yes - it can be done and yes, it is absolutely worth it. I'd wholly recommend trying to accommodate it in your itinerary. And is it suitable for kids? Again - yes. Yes, yes, yes !!! Bullet Train We travelled early ...

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China – Day Fourteen: The Great Wall, Kids

The Great Wall Kids !!!! What can I say? It's the Great Wall kids! Ever since I was a little girl and my Grandpa told me tales of the world and showed me his fabulous collection of National Geographic books, I have wanted to visit this place. In ...

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Iceland With Kids – Best 5 Day Trip Guide

The Tribe's Review of Iceland... Iceland with kids and specifically, how to have the best family trip possible.   We visited: Reykjavik (2 nights) and stayed in Hotel Odinsve in their family suite. Therefore, we gave this 5* - ...

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Iceland – Day One: Golden Circle With Kids

Golden Circle with Kids? One word. Awestruck! Weather not quite as bad as we feared from looking at the weather forecasts prior to travelling, with dramatic clouds & light. Today we tried to do as much of the Golden Circle as we could before ...

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Iceland – Day Four: Vestrahorn and Jöklasel

Today's adventures included Vestrahorn, Stokksnes Peninsula, Hoffellslón and a very steep off road trip up to Jöklasel above Skálafellsjökull. The Southern tip of Europe's biggest Glacier, Vatnajökull, which is a rather impressive average of ...

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Iceland – Day Five: Hella Good Time

Hella Good Time today! God I'm terrible at these corny titles ;) Today we drove from Hofn to Hella in one go, finally getting the snow in great swooshing storms. As a result, we've now had the full gamut of weather because as the Icelandic news ...

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