Category: Destinations

Family fun in the Sleeping Bear Dunes

Roadtrip USA (Midwest): Sleeping Bear Dunes near Traverse City

In the second part of our road trip through the Middle West of the USA, we drove further to the North of Michigan. Our goal for the day, the Sleeping Bear Dunes, which are located in the vicinity of the “Cherry Capital”, Traverse City. This place has a special meaning for me. You can read more in our blog post.

Tulip Festival in Holland

Road Trip USA (Midwest): Tulip Festival in Holland

After two eventful days in Chicago, we are now starting our road trip through the Midwestern United States. Our first day's destination was the city of Cadillac, Michigan. On the way we visited the largest tulip festival in Holland. What we looked at also, you experience the following article.

Chicago from above

Chicago experience with the Chicago City Pass (Day 2)

The day before the City Pass has clearly paid off and we had a blast. On our second day in Chicago we visited the Natural History Museum "The Field Museum", the Adler Planetarium, went to the tallest building in Chicago and let the day fade away in Millennium Park.

Cherry blossom in Chicago

Chicago experience with the Chicago City Pass (day 1)

In May, it was the first time for the three of us, for our son to the United States. We started our little tour in Chicago. Two days we had planned for this and to visit with the Chicago CityPass enough attractions. What can you experience it all and we can recommend it, learn it this post.

Beach on the Gulf of Oman

United Arab Emirates with toddler

Phew, the weather in November is always bad. Why, not even fly into the sun when it is wet and cold in Germany? In the UAE it is always sunny and warm, so this destination was our first long-haul destination with our young son. But is a Muslim country the right choice and how the child can withstand the heat? Different culture, different food, different people ... like relaxing and fond of children the UAE are, you experience the following article.

Planespotting am Boeing Work

Planespotting at the Boeing plant / Paine Field Airport

About 50 kilometers north of Seattle is the largest and most important production site by Boeing. Next to the airport Paine Field (Snohomish Country Airport), the widebody Boeing 747, 767, 777 and 787 produced in the second largest building in the world. As with any visit to Seattle we were this time for Plane Spotting at the Boeing plant.

Schönbrunn Castle

Short break in Vienna with toddler

With a small child on holiday is exciting and the first time flying an adventure. Earlier it quickly went through security or Ratz Fatz from the arrival gate to the baggage carousel. With a child you need rest and time - throughout the holiday. As our experience on the flight, were at the hotel and sightseeing in Vienna with toddler, learn it in this post.

Seattle at night - view from Kerry Park

Seattle experience with the Seattle CityPass

What to see in Seattle? Thanks to the Seattle CityPASS, you can five of the most beautiful attractions of Seattle visit and saves money at the entrance. You get when you buy the pass is a small booklet, in which the Tickets for the attractions. On-site you must do so using nothing more than your ticket booklet to show for it. You will save yourself long waiting times when purchasing a ticket. What are the five attractions are included in the Seattle CityPass, we present to you here.

lake Davos

Holiday with toddler in Davos - Swiss Alps in summer

The Swiss Alps have so much to offer, not only in winter. We ventured in August to Davos and wanted to know what you can do so in the summer with toddler. What we have experienced in Davos and its surroundings, you read in this post.

Boeing 777 and Airbus A380 mock-up with emergency slide

Singapore Airlines Training Center - behind the scenes

Within 90 seconds an aircraft must be evacuated. In order to respond correctly and quickly in an emergency, the airlines train their staff regularly. But not only the evacuation escape slide over an Airbus A380 belonging to workout schedule, even the makeup and the service would be perfected. In Singapore Airlines Training Center, I could take a look behind the scenes.

Flower Dome and Cloud Forest - Gardens by the Bay

Gardens by the Bay – a green oasis in Singapore

The Southeast Asian city-state of Singapore wants to be the greenest metropolis in the world. This interplay of clouds manage to scratch and nature, shows impressively, opened in 2012, Park, Gardens by the Bay.

Business Class A350 (Source: Singapore Airlines)

Preparing for the first flight of the Airbus A350 to Singapore

Ab dem 21. Juli 2016 wird Düsseldorf als dritte deutsche Stadt im Streckennetz von Singapore Airlines angeflogen. Die Nonstop-Flüge von und nach Singapur werden mit der neuen Airbus A350-900 durchgeführt. Wir werden beim Erstflug Düsseldorf – Singapur des aktuellsten Neuzuganges in der Flotte von Singapore Airlines dabei sein.

Chicago – Windy City: you should see This! (Part 2)

Im zweiten Teil unserer Reisetipps für “Chicago – Windy City: Das solltest du sehen!” werden wir dir eine Brauerei vorstellen, den Navy Pier besuchen, uns von der Polizei beim Fotografieren festsetzen lassen und zu guter Letzt, ein Viertel der deutschen Auswanderer besichtigen.

Cloud Gate im Millenium Park

Chicago – Windy City: you should see This! (Part 1)

In the first part of our trip tips for "Chicago - Windy City: You should see" we will go to "The Loop" visiting Buckingham Fountain, which run along the Magnificent Mile and admire the views from the John Hancock Center.