Monthly archives: October 2015


Why Travel to Bali with Kids

I short time ago I popped over to Escape with Kids and shared “Why Travel to Bali with Kids.” We have travelled to Bali with our child three times; once when our son was a toddler, then again for a short getaway when he was 6, and now we have just returned from our annual […]

Bali with kids

sydney opera house

Photo Flashbacks: the Sydney Opera House 20

When you take a family holiday to Sydney there are 2 things that you absolutely must see. The Sydney Harbour Bridge and the Sydney Opera House. Fortunately they are not hard to find. We sail down on the Sydney ferry to start exploring the Sydney harbour front and there it is!   Sydney Harbour Bridge […]


City Family Holiday Accommodation – 5 Must Haves 24

This post is in collaboration with Accor Hotels Different types of family holidays require different types of family accommodation. For me if I am planning on a relaxation holiday then I want the accommodation to provide me with all the bells and whistles as we will be spending quite a bit of time lazing about […]

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family holiday destiantions

Explore Australia’s Famous Family Holiday Destinations 8

This is Guest Post from David Milsont. If you love travelling and want to spend some quality time with your family and loved ones in Australia, believe me, you can find a number of places in the country for that. There is no denying the fact that, in today’s competitive and stressful environment, spending some […]


Photo Flashbacks: Outrigger Laguna Beach Resort Phuket Review 12

During August 2013 we ventured on our first TWO week family holiday to Phuket with kids. When you are planning on spending so much of your holiday in one place it is really worth investing your time in choosing the right family accommodation for you. So did I make the right decision for our family of […]

Outrigger Laguna beach Resort review

fall trips ideas

Fall Trips or Spring Break Ideas 14

This post is sponsored by Taking the Kids and Family Travel Forum. Depending on where you live you are either trying to hang onto the last remanent of warmth with the Fall (Autumn) days before the blasts of chilly snow settle in or enjoying the first blush of warmth with Spring. So why not get outside and […]


How to Keep Fit while Travelling 14

This post is sponsored by Mobile Zap. If you are anything like me  a couple of months before you are about to embark on your holiday, you start to ramp up your fitness routine in an attempt to be your best for your holiday, only to have it all unravel whilst you sit poolside sipping […]

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all-inclusive resort

Why I am Now a Fan of the All-Inclusive Resort 14

Earlier this year I got to experience an all-inclusive resort for the first time. Prior to this I always pooh poohed anyone who took a holiday at an all-inclusive resort.  My travel snobbery taking over me, believing that you aren’t really travelling if you aren’t wandering the streets, getting lost, and eating out. However from […]