Where’s The Best European Christmas Vacation?

It’s that time of year again and we are starting to plot and plan to create the best European Christmas vacation.  This time we are looking for a little input from you as well.  We will share our circumstances and requirements with you, as well as what is currently on the table for choices.  Feel free to comment on our choices or add more to the list for us!

It's that time of year again and we are starting to plot and plan to create the best European Christmas vacation.  It will be amazing with your help. Read more on WagonersAbroad.com

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Time To Leave The Nest – University In Europe

As you know, Lars graduated with honors from high school and had several options for university.  There was one University in Europe he wanted the most, but we didn’t want to spill the beans until we cleared a few hurdles.  He didn’t want to jinx it and wanted to be sure it was really going to happen.

Attending University In Europe can be a very affordable option for foreign residents in the EU or living abroad. Amsterdam here he comes. Lars off to university in Amsterdam. Student housing is lovely and we have a happy camper. Read more on WagonersAbroad.com

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You Must Experience A Holiday Park – Try Center Parcs Europe

You may be thinking “What the heck is a Holiday Park?”.  Not to worry, we stayed at 3 of the Center Parcs Holiday Parks and tell all.  We think they are a wonderful family camping holiday with luxury options.

Center Parcs De Eemhof Lake Cottage

Center Parcs De Eemhof Lake Cottage

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Things To Do In Amsterdam With Kids (or Without)

Over 17 years ago Alan and I fell in love with Amsterdam. We were living in London at the time and Alan needed to come over for business a few times. Of course, I would often come with him and roam the city, while he was working and then we would explore together in the evenings.  Those were the days prior to kids, so we ventured to all parts of the city and tried to experience as much as possible.  Now here we are returning years later with our kids, ages 9 and 12.  The city is just as we remembered.  So,  we thought we would share some things to do in Amsterdam with kids. Amsterdam - Kayak Tour near Anne Frank House Continue reading

Itinerary For An Amsterdam Christmas With Teens

Our itinerary for an Amsterdam Christmas with teens, was an interesting and fun experience for sure!  As you know we have visited Amsterdam several times and it is certainly a top family destination, but this Christmas vacation was one of our favorite trips to Amsterdam.  By the way, we also list many things to do in Amsterdam all year too.

An amazing itinerary for an Amsterdam Christmas with teens. We promise an interesting and fun experience for everyone, even if you don't have kids!  Read more on WagonersAbroad.com

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Would You Do This For Your Christmas Dinner?

Ahhh Christmas dinner!  That time of year when families come together and celebrate this festive holiday over a large table of food.  Typically, families have their own special traditions, but this year, we are totally throwing tradition out the window.  Why?  Because we’re celebrating our Christmas dinner at Winter Parade.

Winter-Parade-Amsterdam

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2017 Christmas & New Years Destinations Announced!

You wouldn’t think it would be a difficult task to select our 2017 Christmas destination this year, but we did have a bit of back and forth with several destinations.  We want to thank everyone who made suggestions via comments, email and Facebook.  None of your suggestions will go to waste, but some may have to be for a future trip.  It is a double destination holiday for us, so keep on reading to find out where.

Where will Wagoners Abroad spend 2017 Christmas & New Years? This is the big announcement and Europe wins again! Read more about this traveling family of 4 on WagonersAbroad.com

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