Colleges Crossing – Alongside the Brisbane River

Having kids means finding plenty of opportunities to get outdoors and explore local parks and nature reserves. We are lucky enough to live in a city with lots of great places to entertain the kids, and one of our favourites over the years has been Colleges Crossing. Colleges Crossing Recreation Reserve is situated alongside Brisbane…

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Travel Safety Tips for Family Travel

No matter where you are travelling and with who, travelling comes with potential safety risks. Even travelling as far as your own backyard can pose dangers, and especially when travelling with kids. There is something about kids that makes them magnets for potential injuries or illnesses. If it can happen, chances are it probably will,…

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The Home Away From Home Entertainment System

Keeping everyone entertained while travelling and in transit can at times be a challenge, so Jess from Tripelio has some wonderful ideas for staying entertained while away from home, with the travel entertainment system. Home is where you hang your hat. But we aren’t always at home; sometimes we need to branch out into the world by…

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The Aussie Life: Teaching Kids to Be Eco-Friendly

Australia is a country blessed with beautiful natural landscape and scenic wonders, which makes it the perfect destination to educate eco-friendly kids … fostering a love of the natural environment and a passion for preserving the world for generations to come. Kate from Travel & Escapes is guest posting and shares some of her favourite places…

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How To Keep Kids Entertained During Travel

Travelling with kids can be challenging. They are restless, and require constant attention and entertainment. Therefore, parents must be well equipped with different gadgets and games in order to amuse their children. Tablets, cameras, smart phones and many other electronic devices are often used as a means of entertainment. However, for those parents who are not…

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Surviving a Theme Park With a Toddler

Theme parks can be a great family day out, offering everything from thrill rides, animal encounters and spectacular shows, however they can also come with a hefty price tag for entry so you want to be sure there is something to appeal to the whole family. This presents a challenge when considering a theme park…

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Best Gold Coast Accommodation For Families

The Gold Coast has long been known as a popular destination for family travel, from the stretch of sandy beaches and natural scenery, to the endless attractions aimed at families. One day on the Gold Coast is rarely enough. The Gold Coast is located at the southern point of the Queensland coast in Australia. This…

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Travelling With Kids: The Best and Worst Parts

Family travel is by far an experience we would recommend to anyone. Seeing the world through the innocent eyes of children is truly magical and I wouldn’t give up travelling with kids for anything. However, there are of course pros and cons of travelling with kids. Before you embark on family travel, it’s a good…

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