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We have a Vista and I love it. I do wish I'd looked at the Cruz too as I think it has a lighter frame. I didn't realise you could get the bassinet to go on it. We're going to expand ours into a double - that's how much I love it.
Huge basket, great on grass, easy to fold, parent and world facing, massive sunshade. Just brilliant.
It might be worth having a look at the icandy raspberry and the mamas and papas armadillo flip - both are great prams for around town, do parent facing, fold pretty small and are fairly lightweight for putting in and out of the car. They should cope ok with the park although not great off-roading really.
Then there is the babyjogger versa / versa GT and the Easywalker Mosey. These are all a bit more all terrain, are slightly bigger pushchairs but have a nice compact fold. The versa / versa GT is fairly heavy (to lift into the car but not to push) but both have a lovely all in one fold. The mosey looks like it might be the perfect all-rounder and is a fair bit lighter plus all-in-one fold and folds with carrycot on.
Jane rider? Loads of choices on what to use on frame re carrycots, car seat etc inckuding an auto carrycot so baby can travel in the carrycot in the car then just lifted onto chassis and a lie flat car seat so can be normal car seat in car then laid flat when tiny and out and about. Parent dacing or forward facing on buggy seat until whatever age you like. I have the trider which is the 3 wheel version as we do a lot of off road stuff too and love the quality of it and design. So easy to fold and unfold etc, even my mum can manage it and she's a total techno phobe!
It's a really great pushchair but if you genuinely don't want big and bulky then the Vista is not what you're looking for.
The more compact stuff is the bee, raspberry, mosey, mini and armadillo flip. Also smallish and one piece folds are the oyster 2 and joie chrome. The versa isn't far off but as mentioned is heavier to lift.
Fwiw I think it sounds like easy and light to push is a pretty big factor for you, I would be tempted to find the nearest place with a range of things and go push them all. See how you find the feel of a variation of pushchairs, it can be a very subjective thing.
The easywalker mini 2 is looking interesting but I'm not sure you need the extra features over the mosey, which imo is reasonably priced for what it offers.