German Museum of Books and Writing, Leipzig, Saxony, Germany

June 25th, 2013

A small and excellent museum is hosted by the German National Library, in the south of Leipzig. The German Book and Writing Museum presented in a modern way the history of letters, hand writing and book printing. It is worth visiting for families with children, particularly for them in primary school age. (more…)

Hiking to Prora, Ruegen Island, Mecklenburg-Vorpommern, Germany

May 2nd, 2013

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Bach Museum in Leipzig, Saxony, Germany

November 16th, 2012

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Walking and Learning in Waldhusche, Hinterhermsdorf, Saxony, Germany

October 30th, 2012

Hiking, discover and learning: The National Park Administration in the Saxon Switzerland has invested in different paths of a 60 ha wooded area. (more…)

Family trip to Salina, Bad Duerrenberg, Saxony-Anhalt, Germany

September 19th, 2012

Autumn is the time cold. A good combination of relaxing family outing, prevention of colds and boost the immune system has to visit a Gradierwerk (saltworks). In Bad Dürrnberg, located between Halle and Leipzig, you will find the longest saltworks in Europe. (more…)

Local Heritage Museum Schöna, Saxony, Germany

September 4th, 2012

Right in the centre of the village Schöna in a small garden a little house invites you: the Local Heritage Museum Schöna. The façade of the half-timbered house shines in white and brown colours. Colourful viola bloom are at the windowsills and a bench is waiting for weary hikers. (more…)

Take the cable car over the Rhine, Koblenz, Rheinland-Pfalz, Germany

September 3rd, 2012

The Federal Garden Exhibition 2011 bequeath not beautifully designed parks and gardens back to the city of Koblenz, but not only this. Families with children are especially excited by the cable car over the Rhine. For now, until the end of 2013, you can hover over the Rhine. (more…)

Historic elevator in Bad Schandau, Saxony, Germany

July 17th, 2012

In the spa town of Bad Schandau, directly on the Saxon Switzerland National Park, is an extraordinary elevator. South of the City, right on the main road to the Czech border, the Historic Elevator can be seen in art nouveau. (more…)

Schloss Pillnitz, Saxony, Germany

July 10th, 2012

In the south of the City of Dresden, located between the River Elbe and vineyards, the most wealthy citizens of Saxony built mansions and small castles in the 14th Century . The present garden and castle of Schloss Pillnitz goes back to the famous Kurfürst August der Starke (August the Strong). (more…)

Funicular railway in Dresden, Saxony, Germany

July 3rd, 2012

The city of Dresden offers young visitors and their parents numerous attractions. Apart from the world famous Frauenkirche and the Semperoper on one side of the river, the Königsstraße and the colorful Kunsthof in Dresden Neustadt on the other side of the Elbe, the capital of Saxony has another attraction for children: Two different cable cars: a overhead railway and a funicular. (more…)