Snapshot Story #5 – Seaplane Tour to Straddie

A few years back Simon turned 30 and I went all out spoiling him for his milestone birthday. In the months leading up to his May birthday, I stumbled onto a special discount rate for a seaplane tour and day trip to Stradbroke Island. It┬ásounded pretty amazing and totally memorable, so I booked it in,…

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10 Things to do in London With Kids

London is right up there as far as family friendly travel destinations go, with so many things to do in London with kids, that it is actually pretty tough narrowing it down to just a shortlist. But like any great city, there are a few attractions that have that extra special appeal for younger travellers….

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One Day in Venice: Our Itinerary

Venice is one of my favourite cities in the world… so far. It’s impossible not to love the floating city, with the maze of┬ácanals, the paths and bridges connecting it all together and of course the incredible architecture. Arriving in Venice makes you feel like you have just stepped onto the set of a movie…

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Wieliczka Salt Mine

When spending a few days in Krakow during our Christmas in Poland a few years back, we were sure to put a visit to Wieliczka Salt Mine on the list of must see attractions during our stay. We only had 3 days in Krakow, which is not a lot of time to spend in a…

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Singapore Airlines: Flying With a Toddler

One of the worst parts of travelling with kids is long distance travel, whether it be on a plane, train, bus, car or boat. Kids like the fun stuff and the transit is rarely the fun part of family travel. Flying with kids can be one of the most challenging travel experiences and even more…

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10 Best Places to Stay in Paris

Want to know the best places to stay in Paris? Paris is a city loved by many for it’s culture and class, iconic sites, great food and fashion. It is also a massive city, with an endless number of places to stay in Paris if visiting.WIth so much to see and do in Paris, you…

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The BEST Ways to Save Money on Family Travel

When travelling with kids, it can get a whole lot more expensive. Not only do you have extra flights and food to purchase, but even something as simple as finding reasonable priced accommodation is suddenly not so simple anymore. Travelling with kids involves a whole lot more planning and sometimes a whole lot more money,…

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Snapshot Story #4 – A Beach in Hoi An

Kids have some unique habits at times. So unpredictable, yet remarkable with the way their little minds tick over. Last year we took our daughter Lily on her first overseas holiday, to Vietnam. Part of our holiday was spent living it up in relaxing beachside resort luxury in Hoi An, staying at the Sunrise Hoi…

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