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THINGS TO DO IN SINGAPORE WITH KIDS

We have visited Singapore three times in the last few years. It's quite often used as a layover. I am not sure if the new world famous Changi Airport is helpful or not when it [...]

TOP TIPS FOR TAKING A ROAD TRIP WITH KIDS

Over the last year, we have driven thousands and thousands of miles with our baby and toddler in tow. Literally across continents, up mountains, four wheel driving, on the road less travelled. Starting in Canada, [...]

THE HOLIDAY INN RESORT BALI BENOA

The Holiday Inn Resort Bali Benoa is based in the infamous Nusa Dua. Best known for its pristine beaches, it's a fantastic destination for those who love the sea, sand and all things water sports. [...]

JIMBARAN WITH KIDS

Jimbaran was one of the first places we set foot in Bali three years ago. We made it to the beach for sunset and sat at a candle lit table with the waves just about [...]

THE ULTIMATE BALI HIDEAWAY

Anyone that’s been to Bali will know it can be incredibly busy in paradise. From intense road traffic jams, to the full beach at sunset, there are plenty of people around. Bali is such a [...]

SANUR WITH KIDS

Throughout our Bali adventure we visited Sanur with kids four times in two months. It's a really lovely town on the East Coast of Bali. Attracting more Europeans than Australians, the demographic of tourists is [...]

3 Tips to Get a Good Night’s Sleep Outdoors

It’s happened to all of us wilderness fans at some stage, the most amazing day of hiking is ruined by an absolutely terrible night’s sleep outdoors. As a result the entire next day of outdoors [...]

HOW TO DEAL WITH BABIES AND KIDS IN HOT WEATHER

My number one panic on holiday has to be my baby or toddler getting overheated. Will they get sun stroke? Or sun burnt? Will they get dehydrated? Maybe they will shrivel up into a dried [...]

CANGGU WITH KIDS

Canggu is a popular town based on Bali's west coast. It's particularly popular amongst Australian and Kiwi tourists. The expat community is notable in the area with hip cafes, restaurants, beach clubs and so on. [...]

WHY I TOOK MY BABY ON AN ADVENTURE

WHY I TOOK MY BABY ON AN ADVENTURE ~ I have had some raised eyebrows when I tell people I left home with both of my kids, when they were just a few weeks old. Packing [...]

FIVE WAYS TO TRAVEL FOR FREE

Travel for free? Come off it. That seems like a ludicrous idea to most. There have been a couple of desperate moments throughout our family gap year, where we've almost had to book a flight [...]

FIVE DIFFERENT THINGS TO DO IN ORLANDO

Its safe to say when most people plan a trip to Orlando, they will be bombarded with theme park options. Disney, Universal, Seaworld, you name it! Whilst they are great fun, they can also be [...]

TWENTY SIGNS YOU ARE A TRAVEL ADDICT

It has been ten years since my travel obsession started. I wasn't brought up in a family where we travelled to far flung destinations on a regular basis. I am still trying to figure out [...]

TIPS FOR TRAVELLING IN INDIA WITH KIDS

For any first-timer to India, the culture shock smacks you in the face and awakens the senses. The colours, the chaos, the noise, the smells! This is not a destination for the faint hearted so [...]

A PERSONALISED FAMILY YOGA RETREAT

After spending the last eight months travelling with our children, experiences can become a little bit 'same same'. That sounds incredibly obnoxious, I know. Unique experiences are hard to come by, the longer you travel. [...]