Posts Tagged "Children"

Mermaid Swimming

Children of all ages can learn to swim like a mermaid or merman at Fildorado Filderstadt on October 10, November 2 and December 7. There are 6 groups between 10… Read more

Mermaid Swimming

Children of all ages can learn to swim like a mermaid or merman at Fildorado Filderstadt on October 10, November 2 and December 7. There are 6 groups between 10… Read more

Halloween at Biberbau

Biberbau offers Wiesbaden’s biggest Halloween party for children on October 31 from 3 p.m. to 7 p.m. Families can look forward to a large cake buffet, pumpkin soup, join-in activities,… Read more

Cabbage Fest

Leinfelden-Echterdingen’s Filderkrautfest, cabbage fair, is a staple in the city’s fall agenda. Aside from culinary delicacies with or without cabbage, visitors of all ages can look forward to entertainment, live… Read more

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3 Overnight Halloween Festivities in Germany

Germany doesn’t celebrate Halloween in the same way America does. Although it’s not a national holiday that everyone gets deeply involved with, there are still amazing and spooky goings-on dotted… Read more

Pumpkin Fest

Enjoy the fall sunshine surrounded by pumpkin sculptures and culinary delicacies at Gartenschau Kaiserslautern’s Pumpkin Fest on October 13 from 12:30 p.m. as the music club Otterbach and Elmar Federkeil’s… Read more

Kids’ Empire at the Residential Castle

Children can learn about life at the Residential Castle in Ludwigsburg 300 years ago in a not so standard manner: by touching, trying and joining the fun. A special room… Read more

Lantern Fest

This year’s lantern fest will feature a parade that everyone is welcome to join, which will lead through scenic sights and children will receive a delicious treat towards the end… Read more

Fellbach Fall Festival

A colorful program awaits visitors of Fellbach’s city center between October 11 and 14. Wine, culinary delights and live music are only a few of the festival’s highlights catered towards… Read more

Mermaid Swimming

Children of all ages can learn to swim like a mermaid or merman at Fildorado Filderstadt on October 10, November 2 and December 7. There are 6 groups between 10… Read more

Plochingen Fall

Enjoy a colorful program for children, a large flea market and Sunday shopping in Plochingen’s city center on October 6 from 1 p.m. Admission is free. For more information go… Read more

Fruit Tree Meadow Action Day

Fun activities await visitors of all ages at Streuobstwiesen, meadow with scattered fruit trees, at Gärtnerei Hauber in Schorndorf on October 6 from 11 a.m. Culinary delights featuring local fruit… Read more

Kids’ Fest

Visit the kids’ fest around Jugend- und Programmzentrum Kaiserslautern on September 21 between 12 p.m. and 5 p.m. for fun join-in activities and culinary delights. Admission is free. For more… Read more

Become an Adventurer at Gondwana Prähistorium

“That wasn’t a museum. That was an adventure” were my friend’s first words when we left and it really was. Gondwana – Das Prähistorium sums up the history of the… Read more

Wine, City and Family Fests

Wine and City Fests Warm nights are begging for a cold glass of white wine or rose at one of the many sce- nic vineyards in the Rheinland-Pfalz region, which… Read more

Beautiful treetop walks

Cover photo by Erlebnis Akademie AG Many people from other countries, particularly the United States, see Germany as a place that truly ‘gets it’ with regard to wellness, concern for… Read more

Actress: Hannah Dean. Photographer: Faye Thomas

Things to Know about Swimming Pools & Lakes in Germany

With the weather finally starting to warm up, Germany’s many public pools and lakes are open for business. Here are a few of the rules and etiquette that can help you make the most of your time cooling off.

Learning a Musical Instrument

Research has shown that children who learn to play a musical instrument tend to get better grades in school.

GummiBären Land – For the Love of Candy!

A visit to GummiBären Land and the Bon-Bon Museum in Vaihingen is a very sweet treat for the whole family to enjoy.

A Perfect Thanksgiving

A Perfect Thanksgiving!

‘This year,’ I confidently told my wife, Amy, when our children were very young and squirmy and clingy and generally as manageable as a bag of tadpoles, ‘we are going… Read more

Family Fun at Taunus Wunderland Theme Park

Taunus Wunderland is a theme park in the backyard of Wiesbaden. It offers family fun with many attractions including rides, petting zoo, food and more.

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Fun Family Activities in and around Stuttgart

Stuttgart offers various fun places and activities for the family to enjoy together. From museums to indoor and outdoor parks and so much more…

Neunkirchen Zoo — An experience for the whole family

No more than 30 minutes away from the KMC, snow leopards bound over rocks, Asian elephants lazily congregate in groups and giraffes enjoy snacks picked from tall trees. Neunkirchen Zoo… Read more

Schlossberg Caves

Schlossberghöhlen Homburg, Europe’s Biggest Sandstone Cave

The Schlossberg Caves in Homburg is a super place to visit. It is the perfect little excursion for the whole family.

First Aid Kits for Kids

Family Traveling 101: First Aid Kit for Children

There are many things that are put on a list when planning a trip, especially with children. Don’t forget your a first aid kit.

Culinary Panorama Hike

Germany hosts fun and unique outdoors activities such as the Culinary Panorama Hike. This event offered panoramic views and culinary specialties.

Spring Festivals 2018

Spring is upon us with exciting festivities in tow. Though spring festivals may be sneakily disguised as Weinfest, Stadtfest, Frühlingsfest, Frühlingsmesse and other blossoming terms, we have uncovered their true… Read more

Fun Activities That Improve Child Development

Did you know that simple, active play helps your child’s development? It’s true. In addition to basic fitness, active play improves concentration, coordination, learning, social skills and much more. Though… Read more

Party Fiesta

Europe’s leading source for party items and costumes is coming to K-Town! Party Fiesta is opening a store at Marktstraße 37 in Kaiserslautern on March 1, which will offer 3.300 sq… Read more

Freudenberg Castle, Museum of the Senses

The museum in Freudenberg Castle (Schloss Freudenberg) is an unforgettable experience as you explore the wonders of senses and the mind. History This 20th century restored building has been known as the “Museum… Read more

KidsKorner – August 18, 2017

Originally published in the Kaiserslautern American newspaper on August 18, 2017. Click the image for a full-size, printable version.

KidsKorner – August 11, 2017

Originally published in the Kaiserslautern American newspaper on August, 11, 2017. Click the image for a full-size, printable version.

KidsKorner – August 4, 2017

Originally published in the Kaiserslautern American newspaper on August 4, 2017. Click the image for a full-size, printable version.

KidsKorner – July 29, 2017

Originally published in the Kaiserslautern American newspaper on July 29, 2017. Click the image for a full-size, printable version.

KidsKorner – July 21, 2017

Originally published in the Kaiserslautern American newspaper on July 21, 2017. Click the image for a full-size, printable version.

KidsKorner – July 14, 2017

Originally published in the Kaiserslautern American newspaper on July 14, 2017. Click the image for a full-size, printable version.

KidsKorner – July 7, 2017

Originally published in the Kaiserslautern American newspaper on July 7, 2017. Click the image for a full-size, printable version.

How To Be Successful Bilingual Parents

Tips for Bilingual Parents

Encourage your child to have linguistic skills and help them get in touch with their heritage.

KidsKorner – June 23, 2017

Originally published in the Kaiserslautern American newspaper on June 23, 2017. Click the image for a full-size, printable version.

KidsKorner – June 16, 2017

Originally published in the Kaiserslautern American newspaper on June 16, 2017. Click the image for a full-size, printable version.