Flying with Kids from London Gatwick

  Despite the implication of an active, not to mention congested, UK airport, Gatwick is generally small and easy-to-navigate. But then again, travelling with our family adds a distinct element to the equation, one that requires us to prepare from top to bottom in order to enjoy a stress-free trip. Here on The Backpack Traveller,… Continue Reading Flying with Kids from London Gatwick

5 activities to do in Tenerife with kids

5 activities to do in Tenerife with kids

After enjoying a great holiday in Tenerife with our little Valentina two years and three months old and some great friends like Edgardo and July, we will give our personal opinion that we believe may be are the best plans that you can do in Tenerife with kids. 5 Plans to do in Tenerife with… Continue Reading 5 activities to do in Tenerife with kids

Visiting Iceland with Kids

Visiting Iceland with Kids

Iceland with kids is quickly becoming one of the most popular holiday destinations in the world, and with all the natural beauty and wonders that this small island country in the North Atlantic has to offer, there is little surprise as to why. For anyone looking to plan a vacation that will place them in… Continue Reading Visiting Iceland with Kids

11 things to do with kids in Madrid

11 things to do with kids in Madrid

11 things to do with kids in Madrid. 1. Watch the views from Círculo de Bellas Artes’ rooftop If you want to discover one of the most beautiful and fascinating skyline views in Madrid and give your children an amazing experience go to “Tartan Roof”, the rooftop of Círculo de Bellas Artes. The visit includes access… Continue Reading 11 things to do with kids in Madrid

Traveling with a baby by van. How to prepare your luggage?

Traveling with a baby by van. How to prepare your luggage?

Traveling with a baby by van. This Christmas we decided to hire a California and travel a part of Andalusia with our little Valentina. The purpose of this post is to give advice to knowingly traveling families who venture to travel with their babies in van. Tip number 1: your suitcase. The difficult task of… Continue Reading Traveling with a baby by van. How to prepare your luggage?

Getaway with a baby less than three months old

Getaway with a baby less than three months old

First trip with a baby less than three months old, you need to know. Nine months waiting magnificent the most important day of my life. And, yes, one day after you’re the father of a beautiful baby girl named Valentina. Birth hardened traveler. When I had two months of life I got on a plane to… Continue Reading Getaway with a baby less than three months old

Pyrenees

Pyrenees

Pyrenees. The Pyrenees. Today we would like to share the pictures of our last weekend at the Catalan Pyrenees. We spent two days on this amazing valley called La Cerdanya. That valley is the only on the pyreneans that runs east to west then it’s easy to understand the amazing sunsets that the people who live there can enjoy almost every day.

Docklands spotlight on London

Docklands spotlight on London

Docklands. Nestled in the East and South East of London, the Docklands have, over recent years, been redeveloped and converted into commercial and residential outlets. The ambitious Canary Wharf is a hub for financial services and transport links have dramatically improved due to the creation of the Docklands Light Railway (DLR) and additional tube stations, connecting the area… Continue Reading Docklands spotlight on London

European summer festivals

European summer festivals

Sonar, Barcelona. Thursday 14 to Saturday 16 of June 2012, Barcelona. Probably, the best dance and electro festival in Europe. Capacity from 50.000 people. Great opportunity to visit Barcelona and also enjoy this music festival. Leeds Festival. Friday 24 of August till 26 of August 2012. It’s a wonderful festival with capacity for 75.000 people. Basically it’s a rock/pop… Continue Reading European summer festivals

Backpacking Beautiful Barcelona

Backpacking Beautiful Barcelona

Travel Barcelona, Backpacking Beautiful Barcelona One of Spain’s most colourful and unconventional cities, Barcelona beckons backpackers to join in the fun. Barcelona hosted the Olympics in 1992; since then it has become the premier city to visit in Spain. Backpacking Barcelona with big draws include the architectural genius Gaudi’s many quirky works around the city, museums galore, terrific… Continue Reading Backpacking Beautiful Barcelona

Caves Freixenet – THE WINNER

Hi all of you!!! On the last post, we offered the possibility to take place on our first Giveaway contest. Today 19th of March, as we promised, you’re gonna know the winner of the bottle of Cava. First of all, we would like to say thank you to all the readers who leave a comment… Continue Reading Caves Freixenet – THE WINNER

Sant Sadurní d’Anoia, Caves Freixenet – Giveaway

Sant Sadurní d’Anoia, Caves Freixenet – Giveaway

Sant Sadurní d’Anoia. Caves Freixent. Great experience to learn how this familiar business grew since 1861. There are some tours that you can choose to experience how is it make the process to get finally a bottle of Cava. There are also a course to taste the different kind of Cavas and wine. Don’t forget… Continue Reading Sant Sadurní d’Anoia, Caves Freixenet – Giveaway

First pictures of Paris, France

Paris, France. The city of love, art and culture. One of the greenest cities in Europe. Eiffel tower, La Défense, The Louvre, Notre Dame Catherdral’s, The Sorbonne, Latin Quarter and Moulin Rouge are few of the touristic sight that you cannot forget to visit if you are planning to go to Paris. We consider that… Continue Reading First pictures of Paris, France