About us


What is voyage kids?

voyage kids is part of UK-German Connection, the bilateral government initiative for UK-German school and youth links.

UK-German Connection - bringing young people together - is dedicated to increasing contacts and understanding between young people in the UK and Germany. The initiative is a joint project, which has been established and developed in collaboration between the UK and German governments, British Council and Pädagogischer Austauschdienst.

You can find out more about UK-German Connection here.

Our website has three main areas:

  • voyage kids (for children of primary school age)
  • the-voyage (for young people of secondary school age)
  • 'Professionals and Parents' (for teachers and parents, people working in the youth and training sectors, and regional coordinators)
Click here to go to the UK-German Connection homepage, with links to the three areas of the website.

Who is voyage kids for?

voyage kids is designed for children at primary school, and some features are also useful for nursery school children. Our site also contains information for teachers and parents.

As the-voyage is a bilateral UK-German website, there is also a corresponding area for primary-aged children in Germany. Click here to visit the pages for German children.

What are our aims?

voyage kids has the following aims:

  • To promote cultural exchange and contacts between primary children in the UK and Germany
  • To increase knowledge of the other country and cultural awareness between the UK and Germany
  • To support early language learning in an interactive and fun way
  • To give pupils the chance to become actively involved in developing the website

What can I find on the voyage kids site?

voyage kids includes lots of games, quizzes and interactive features, along with stories, songs and things to make and do.

Focal points of the website include language and intercultural awareness, as well as contacts between children from the two countries. An important aspect of the website is providing possibilities for children to actively get involved, for example through regular competitions and many interactive features.

To see what features the website includes, have a look at our topic overview.

What are our terms and conditions?

Contact us

If you have any questions or would like further information, please don't hesitate to send us an email – we look forward to hearing from you.