The Top of Kasprowy Wierch Mountain – Part 1

There are certain places that are best visited during a certain season of the year and Poland happens to be one of those countries that just seems right in Winter. While I have not yet been to Poland in the warmer months (that is happening next year), my experiences of a Polish winter leave nothing…

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View From Above: London Eye Pictorial

A ride on the London Eye is on of those experiences that goes hand in hand with a visit to London. While I wouldn’t say it was our favourite experience in London, it does provide some rather breathtaking views from above and a chance to see a new perspective of the amazing city of London….

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The Magic of the Myer Giftorium

Christmas is one of my favourite times of year and I know I’m not alone in my love of the festive season. There is something very exciting about getting ready for December, and all that follows and since becoming a parent, the Christmas magic is even more special, as you get to see the joy…

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Mt Tamborine – Australia’s Taste of Europe

Sometimes it’s great to escape for a day, without going so far and there are some places that can really transform you into thinking you have travelled much further than you actually have. One of these places not so far from us is Mt Tamborine, located in the Gold Coast Hinterland in Queensland, Australia. Mt…

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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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Hofbrau Haus Antics – Snapshot Story #9

Sometimes when you look back at a photo from a past trip or event, you can’t help but laugh. Some photos hold memories so strong that the image doesn’t even tell a fraction of the story that actually went on. This week’s Snapshot Story photo is one of those for sure. It was from our…

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Hoi An Ancient Town Pictorial

Last year we took a family vacation to Vietnam for almost 2 weeks. Our first overseas trip travelling with kids… well one kid. Our easy going toddler Lily, who was all of 14 months at the time and for the most part, a great traveller. Our favourite destination during our Vietnam holiday with a toddler…

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Visiting Windsor Castle

When doing the royal tour around England, one stop that is a must is a visit to Windsor Castle. While Buckingham Palace only has seasonal entry, Windsor Castle tends to be a year round opportunity to step into the world of the British Royal family. We had the opportunity to visit during a very intensive…

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The Best Haunted Places in Australia

What better time than Halloween to share some of the best spooky attractions in Australia. While personally I tend to be a little reluctant these days to actually visit some of these places… at night at least, I have always been fascinated reading about tales of haunted buildings. Australia has plenty of their own so…

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