Things to do with Kids in…

If you’re like most parents, you’re often wondering what to do to keep the kids occupied during your family holiday.

These are some of the fun things we have done whilst on holiday with kids.

Now some of these things are typical for the area we are travelling in whilst others can be found at multiple destinations.
Don’t forget to check out your destinations official tourism website for more ideas.

The idea is to just inspire you to get out there with your kids and have fun!


Things To Do at Amaze’n Margaret River 12

I feel we are becoming quite the West Australian maze experts.  We visited our first maze back in 2013 during a family holiday to Busselton when we tried to lose the kids at Yallingup Maze.  We had a lovely day out but still had the kids 😉  Then earlier this year for Valentines Day 2016 […]

amaze'n margaret river

taste Margaret River Region

Tasting Our Way Around the Margaret River Region 14

The Margaret River Region in Western Australia’s South West has long been known for its great surfing and delicious wines.  But now it is also becoming known for its home-made produce and tasty foods. During the recent school holidays we took a short getaway 2½ hours south of Perth to Busselton (staying at the BIG4 […]


Discover the Real Bali with a Green Bike Cycle Tour 36

One of the problems with taking a family holiday to Bali these days is that it’s very hard to see the real Bali. Walking down the street in any of the major towns: Kuta, Seminyak, Benoa or Sanur it is non-stop souvenir shops, day spas, mini marts and restaurants aimed at the tourist.  The only […]

Bali bike tour

bali safari and marine park review

A Family Day Out at Bali Safari and Marine Park: A Review 30

One of the great things I have been enjoying about staying at the Sanur Paradise Plaza Suites is how social all the guests are and how everyone offer’s each other advice as to what to see and do. Prior to leaving Perth when I was doing my research for our family holiday to Bali I had […]


Family Fun in the Thalasso Bali Spa 19

This post is sponsored by the all-inclusive Bali hotel Grand Mirage Resort and Thalasso Bali Spa Our entire little family discovers how the Thalasso Bali Spa  caters for everyone including the kids and the man who doesn’t like a massage. We are staying in Bali for a 5 day getaway after what has been a […]

Thalasso Bali Spa

Devdan Show

The Divine Devdan Show 10

This post was sponsored by Samabe Bali Suites and Villas and the Devdan Show. We are staying at the Samabe Bali Suites and Villas and part of our all-inclusive privileges package is a choice of extra signature activities, one of which is the Devdan Show. We are about to discover if the Devdan Show lives […]


Step into the Penang Butterfly Farm 16

I sigh with relief and feel vindicated that it was worth dragging my child (while not kicking – definitely complaining) for the short RM10 taxi ride away from the Hard Rock Hotel‘s pool and water park. Step inside with me and see why. We have just stepped into the Penang Butterfly Farm and are immediately […]

Penang Butterfly farm

Penang Tropical Spice Garden

Exploring Penang’s Tropical Spice Garden with Kids 2

When looking for a family holiday excursion to entertain the kids, you really need to think about what your children are interested in or can relate to.   For example when we visited Penang with a toddler we went on a cultural tour and visited many of the temples and museums.  Lewis at age 3 […]


Penang Hill with Kids 6

We had visited Penang Hill before when Lewis was a toddler and we were pleasantly surprised to discover many new enhancements to the tourist attraction. You can read about our trip with a toddler to Penang HERE Of course getting to Penang Hill is a bit of an arduous task especially if you are staying […]

Penang Hill with Kids

Family day trip at Yallingup maze

Lose the Kids at Yallingup Maze 6

Things to do with Kids in Busselton – Yallingup Maze Have you ever gone out for the day with the kids and wished you could lose them? Then taking the kids to Yallingup Maze or any maze for that matter could be the answer. During the last weekend of the October school holidays we headed […]