Welcome to Learning Escapes – Little Travel Notes. My name is Marta, I am an Italian mum in Ireland. Together with my husband and kids, I love to travel the world and learn about different cultures. This blog is my way to share our adventures and family vacation ideas for fun, slow, eco-friendly family holidays. Follow us!



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Of chipmunks and men: camping in Quebec with kids

Night, inside of huttopia tent, Quebec. Dialogue: P: (urgent whispering)There is an animal in the tent! Me: (suddenly alert): I haven’t heard anything, an animal like what? P: Something big, I am sure! I can feel it running!! Me: (more alert). Ok, but we closed... read more

5 things your kids will love about Florence

Florence is a city my family loves. We recently spent a wonderful long vacation there and the kids adored the city so much that they kept asking to go back for many months after our return home: we had an amazing time. If you are looking for a comprehensive guide for... read more