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SLEEPING IN A TUBE ANYONE?


SWISSTUBES by Sarah Scaddan I should have recorded the looks on my children’s faces when I told them that we will be staying in a tube for the weekend. A TUBE? Are you serious? But I hate tubes (what?!).  However I have wanted to check out SwissTubes ever since I heard about them a few years ago, and on a…

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8 ‘NO BRAINER’ SUMMER HOLIDAYS FROM GENEVA


DEPARTING FROM GENEVA by Sarah Scaddan Summer holiday – a time for relaxation, precious family time, deep sleep, amazing food and wine and heavenly weather. Or, a time of airport delays, long transfers, grizzly children, overpriced food and finding yourself in the middle of holiday camp tourist hell. Geneva is not the best travel hub, but it is certainly not…

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BRANCHING OUT – A TREEHOUSE EXPERIENCE


DOMAINE DE LA DOMBES by Sarah Scaddan Fancy sleeping amongst the treetops? A treehouse break less than 2 hours drive from Geneva could be just the bonding experience you and your loved ones needs this summer. A group of friends and I stumbled across Domaine de la Dombes a few years back when looking for an interesting night away for…

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SNEAKY NIGHT AWAY – SANS ENFANTS


CLOS MARCEL – Annecy by Vivian Holding   Having a night away doesn’t need to involve a flight or a long drive.  As far as I’m concerned, the quicker you get there, the sooner you can start to enjoy it!  My husband and I are always on the lookout for a new secret hideaway, for a sneaky night away sans enfants and…

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