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Random Thoughts On Flying While I’m Flying

I’m sitting on a plane, 5 hours in to an 8 hour flight from Sydney...

Areca Hotel Penang- Family Friendly Accommodation In Georgetown | Review

When we decided to visit Penang there was one area that I knew we had...

Singapore With Kids – Our Complete 9 Day Itinerary

When we began planning our 5 week South East Asia tour, there was no question...

Rustic Charm At Temple Tree Langkawi | Review

It's not very often that you come across a hotel that feels like home. I...

Kuala Lumpur Food Tour – Discovering The Best Malaysian Food!

Having just arrived in Malaysia - Kuala Lumpur to be exact, there was one very...

Top Tips On How To Afford World Travel With Kids

Can you guess what the most common question we ever get asked is? Yep! "How...

Gardens By The Bay, Singapore – Complete Guide & Review

Of all of the places to visit in Singapore, Gardens by the Bay should be...

The Ultimate Guide To Singapore’s Sentosa Island With Kids

Sentosa Island, often referred to as 'Singapore's Playground', is absolutely jam-packed with awesome, family friendly...

The St. Regis Singapore – Luxury For The Whole Family | Review

It's not often that you come across a hotel that ticks ALL your boxes. Especially...

Century Langkawi Beach Resort | Review

So you've decided to visit Langkawi with kids. Congratulations! You have made an awesome decision!...

LEGO Star Wars Days At LEGOLAND Malaysia – May the 40th Be With You!

From 28th April to 31st May, LEGOLAND Malaysia are celebrating the 40th anniversary of Star...

Kidzania Singapore – “This is the best place ever!”

"Awesome!"  "Amazing!"  "So so so much fun!"  "This is the best place ever!"  - just...

Taking The Bus From Singapore To Johor Bahru With Kids

Need to get from Singapore to Malaysia to visit Legoland, check out southern Malaysia, or...

Finding Korey

"Mum, where's Korey?" "Mum, have you been counting us?" "Mum, you're not watching Lucy!" "Mum,...

The WOW Factor At W Singapore Sentosa Cove! | Review

There are a lot of things that can make a hotel extra special. The rooms,...

Singapore Food Tour – A Cultural Feast!

A Singapore food tour! Oh my goodness! I can't believe we have not thought to...

Welcome To Singapore – Our First 24 Hours

After spending just 24 hours in Singapore we found ourselves asking - why had we...

A Stay In Style At Sofitel Singapore Sentosa Resort & Spa | Review

If you are visiting Singapore with kids there is one place you really must visit...

The Joys Of Boarding A Flight With Five Kids

Agggghhh. Normally the title of my first post for our newest adventure will have the...

Road Trip With Kids – Tips To Keep Kids Happy & Parents Sane!

Do you tense up the second you hear the words 'road trip' and 'kids'? Does...

Sunday Market Brunch Sheraton Bali Kuta Takes Buffet Dining To A Whole New Level!

Every Sunday, in the heart of Kuta, The Sheraton serves up their one-of-a-kind Market Brunch....

One Waterfall, Two Temples, Poo Coffee And A Broken Wrist!

This is the story of the beginning of the end! How one day of adventure...

Champlung Sari Hotel – A Unique Stay In The Heart Of Ubud | Review

We have stayed in some pretty unique places over the years, but none quite like our...

Waterpark Fun At Discovery Parks Moama’s Latest Attraction

When we were invited to attend the grand opening of the new waterpark at Discovery...

Do you really need travel insurance?

Do you really need travel insurance? This question has always been a no-brainer for us. Yes!...

Service With A Smile At Grandmas Hotels Bali! | Review

It's no secret that there is loads of budget accommodation available in Bali. In fact,...

Our 7 Most Scary Travel Experiences

Let me start by touching wood and saying that I hope I never have to...

Hard Rock Hotel Bali – A Rockin’ Stay! | Review

We have stayed in many family resorts over the years, but very few could compare to...

Bali Bird Park – Where Birds And People Meet (Literally)!

Bali Bird Park - WOW! We didn't really know what to expect visiting Bali Bird...

Stay In Style At Cicada Luxury Townhouses Bali! | Review

If you are looking to stay somewhere luxurious, yet affordable while in Bali, then Cicada...

Welcome to Bali! – Our First 24 Hours In Indonesia

We really didn't know what to expect coming to Bali and now that we are...

The Secret To Surviving Jet Lag With Kids

Travelling with kids is full-on! Actually, just having kids is full-on! Travelling with them is...

Kidnapped In Paris……?

It goes without saying that you probably shouldn't watch 'Alive' or 'Cast Away' before catching...

Ticking Off The Bucket List

'Bucket' and 'list'. Two pretty boring words but put them together and all of a...

7 Handy Travel Apps For Family Travel

With today's ever advancing technology there is a plethora of really helpful, handy and amazing...

Top 7 Things To Do In Paris With Kids

Paris is always a good idea! We have visited Paris with kids twice now. Once in...

Summer And Winter At Mont Saint-Michel – Normandy, France

Breathtakingly beautiful and absolutely fascinating, Mont Saint-Michel is a place like no other. Located in...

Top 7 Things To Do On The Sunshine Coast

Having visited the Sunshine Coast many times now, both with kids and without, we have...

Top 7 Tips For Visiting Australia Zoo With Kids

Australia Zoo with kids - such a fun day out! Famously known as the 'Home of...

Sunshine Castle On The Sunshine Coast

When you think of the Sunshine Coast you think beaches and cafes, sun and surf....

Feeding Wild Dolphins In Tin Can Bay Queensland

Seeing dolphins in the wild is a rare and amazing experience in itself, but actually...

Whale Watching Hervey Bay – Our Close Encounter With The Humpbacks

I have to start by saying that this was one of the most incredible experiences...

Heading North For The Winter – The Long And Whining Road

The Newell Highway stretches from one end of New South Wales to the other. Over...

Airbnb With Kids – A Great Family Travel Budget Option!

I don't think enough people know about Airbnb and what an absolutely fantastic accommodation resource...

Tips You Need For Flying With A Baby

Personally, I find flying with a baby so much EASIER than flying with kids, and...

What Did We Eat While Travelling Europe And The UK?

After airfares and accommodation, the next  biggest expense when travelling is usually food. And when...

Cairns Coconut Holiday Resort | Review

Cairns Coconut Holiday Resort is amazing! We stayed with our caravan for 7 nights and...

Day Sailing On The Spirit Of Tasmania With Kids

We have travelled from Melbourne to Devonport and back several times on the Spirit of...

Flying With Kids – It’s No Big Deal! (Including My Ultimate Tip)

I know that the idea of flying with kids concerns (terrifies) a lot of people. When...

Wray Castle – A Fun Day For Kids In The Lake District

We visited several castles during our time in The UK and Wray Castle was definitely...

Top 7 Things To Do In Melbourne

A trendy and vibrant city, Melbourne is buzzing with an eclectic collection of shops, galleries,...

Hostels With Kids – Family Friendly Budget Accommodation

Hostels with kids? Honestly, at first the thought terrified me. I had never stayed in...

Buying A Car To Travel The UK And Europe

Buying a car to travel the UK and Europe is easier than you might think....

Explore England’s Historical Sites With A National Trust Family Membership

One of the best decisions we made when travelling in The UK was to explore...

Top Must-See Beatles Sights in Liverpool

Liverpool is the home of The Beatles and without a doubt the number one place...

Paris Ring Scam – We Got Scammed! … Sort Of…

Turns out there are several different scams happening every day all over Paris. I had...

Fun Times And New Friends – Camping In Italy

Our last three days in Italy were spent camping. Late in the evening, after a...

Italy – Pisa, Cinque Terre and the Amazing Italian Coast

After our incredible, whirlwind time in and around Rome we spent two days driving along...

Homeschool And Travel – Getting Started

We have decided to put "official" homeschool on the back burner for now whilst travelling...

Olive Farm Stay And A Day In Rome

Our next stop was Rome. Well, 30 kms out of Rome, staying at an olive...

Northern Italy – Visiting Verona And Our Stay In Fossoli

Travelling to Italy next was another last minute decision. We had been toying with the idea...

5 Days In Beautiful Rhineland Germany

After the two days we had spent in Frankfurt earlier in the month, meeting some lovely...

In Bruges With Kids

We weren't too sure what to expect from Belgium. We knew it was where beautiful,...

Our World Travel Budget – How Do We Afford It?

Some of the questions we are most frequently asked when we tell people of our...

Our Whirlwind Tour Of The United Kingdom

The plan (and I use the term loosely) was always to fly in to the...

What An Amazing Drive! – Switzerland

Wow! Switzerland is amazing! We had one day of driving through Switzerland on our way from...

London Baby! Arriving In The UK

London Baby! After a few hours wait at the airport, which I will just say was...

YHA London Thameside | Review

When travelling to London, the YHA London Thameside is an excellent budget option for singles,...

Meininger Hotel – Frankfurt /Main Airport | Review

Meininger Hotel (Frankfurt/Airport) is conveniently located just 1.7km from Terminal 2 at Frankfurt Main Airport....

Welcome to Europe! – Our Two Days in Frankfurt, Germany

After our first day in Kuala Lumpur, our next destination was Frankfurt, Germany where we...

And So It Begins… The First 24 hours Of Our World Travel Adventure

Well if the first 24 hours of our adventure is anything to go by it's...

Our Luggage & Gear – Packing For World Travel With Kids

Packing is hard! Packing for world travel with kids is extremely hard! Packing the right...

Our First Week! – Gold Coast Fun and Getting Set For World Travel

We have been gone for a week now. I have been trying to think of...

Our Aussie Adventure – Travelling Australia With Caravan And Kids (Part 1)

In June 2013 we packed up, put all of our belongings in storage and joined...

Its Only The Beginning! – Our First Days Of Travel – Lessons Learnt!

So it's night 2 and not only have we already had a blast and made...

Welcome to Seven Wanderers!

And we're off! After making the massive but quite easy decision to travel, we have...

USA Road Trip – LA to New York

In September 2011 we embarked on an epic road trip across the USA. Anna was...

England -Our First Overseas Holiday With Kids

After our amazing week in Paris we caught the Eurostar to London. When booking our seats...

France -Our First Overseas Holiday With Kids

Ever since I was a little girl I dreamed of travelling the world, but apart...