Tag: Museum

Nagoya with Kids: A Weekend of Trains, Technology, and Thrills

Nagoya with Kids: A Weekend of Trains, Technology, and Thrills

An Easy Weekend Getaway for Families: Exploring Nagoya from Tokyo Pulling the kids from school for an impromptu family trip can sometimes be the best decision you’ll make. That’s exactly what we did for a weekend jaunt down to Nagoya, Japan—a city known for its 

Exploring the Yayoi Kusama Museum in Tokyo: Looking Beyond Infinity

Exploring the Yayoi Kusama Museum in Tokyo: Looking Beyond Infinity

In the bustling heart of Tokyo, where tradition and innovation converge, the name Yayoi Kusama resonates with art enthusiasts worldwide. Known for her mesmerizing dots and boundless creativity, Kusama has left an indelible mark on the art scene. It’s no wonder that visitors to Tokyo 

The Tokyo Origami Museum: A Window Into the Art of Folding

The Tokyo Origami Museum: A Window Into the Art of Folding

Nestled in the heart of Tokyo, I stumbled upon a hidden gem – the Tokyo Origami Museum. Tucked away, just a short walk from Hat Coffee and Sensjo-ji Temple, this museum is a true testament to the Japanese art of folding paper, or origami. What’s 

High Museum of Art in Atlanta, GA with Kids

High Museum of Art in Atlanta, GA with Kids

The High Museum of Art in Atlanta is a wonderful option when visiting with kids. Explore the permanent collection and one of the best indoor play areas in the city.

Swarovski Kristallwelten Outdoor Play Area in Innsbruck, Austria

Swarovski Kristallwelten Outdoor Play Area in Innsbruck, Austria

This incredible playground at Swarovski Crystal is worth an outing all on its own.

Infinity Mirrors at the High Museum of Art in Atlanta, GA

Infinity Mirrors at the High Museum of Art in Atlanta, GA

Kusama’s infinity mirrors places you into the center of intriguing modern art. If you have a chance to see it at the High

Volvo Museum

Volvo Museum

A visit to the Volvo Museum in Gothenburg, Sweden is a must for lovers of cars and aesthetics.  I’ve had the opportunity to visit several car museums. Although I’m not a car enthusiast I always have a great time. The Gothenburg Volvo Museum was no 

Trakai & Kernave – Day Trips from Vilnius

Trakai & Kernave – Day Trips from Vilnius

Vilnius can easily be a jumping-off hub for your Lithuanian exploration. There are two excellent sites you must see when you’re near Vilnius: Trakai and Kernave. The Trakai Island Castle is a gorgeous, red-brick complex built in the 1400s (10am-5pm, later in spring/summer). It’s similar in 

Amsterdam Girls Weekend: Hits & Misses

Amsterdam Girls Weekend: Hits & Misses

When you’re a mom of three boys it’s important to grab any opportunity you get for some adult girl time. With Amsterdam just an hour away by train from Delft a girlfriend and I took advantage of a free hotel night to explore Amsterdam without 

The Kunsthal Museum in Rotterdam

The Kunsthal Museum in Rotterdam

The Kunsthal Museum in Rotterdam sits on the museumpark and has rotating exhibits of modern art. A neighbor told us that we should not miss the current exhibition of hyper realism so we made plans to head to Rotterdam one morning while the kids were