Eight days in Family Friendly Kuala Lumpur with Sunway Hotels & Resorts

If you’re looking for the ultimate family holiday destination, then Malaysia’s Kuala Lumpur is for you. We recently spent seven nights at Sunway Hotels & Resorts thoroughly kid-testing two of their properties. For those that don’t know, Kuala Lumpur is so much more than a one-night stopover. It’s a family friendly, activity rich destination and as we […]

Cruising Moreton Island with Experience Oz and Dolphins in Paradise

If you’re looking for a unique experience that you can do with the family; but also the opportunity to relax, then please consider what i’m about to share with you. Picture this: You board a boat. That boat transports you to a blissful location where your only job is to relax and take in the […]

Paris & London: Easter Hunt with THATMuse (Treasure Hunt at the Museum)

Just sharing something a bit fun for our jet setting families visiting Paris and London this Easter… I recently became aware of THATMuse, which stands for Treasure Hunt at the Museum  and includes the Louvre, Musée d’Orsay, Paris streets and most recently, the British Museum in London. The company was started in 2012 by an American expat and mum Daisy de Plume who hosts a handful of […]

Tangalooma sampler – our visit to Brisbane’s Island Getaway

It’s not every day that you get to explore an island paradise.  It’s even less likely that on that day you’ll get up close and personal with wild dolphins, find both Nemo and Dory, play island monopoly and be home in time for bedtime.  It is possible however if you take a trip to Tangalooma Island […]

Our family Sand Safari Through Surfers Paradise

As a kid I actually lived for about at year on the Gold Coast.  My parents had a unit smack bang in the middle of Surfers Paradise. We didn’t have a yard but I did have paradise as my playground. This weekend I was fortunate enough to take the boys to my old stomping ground […]

Melbourne from Eureka Skydeck and Edge Experience

Visiting a new city is always fun especially when you have the time to see it from a few different angles. Over the school holidays, I took the boys to Melbourne for a short stay and made a point of including the soaring heights of the Eureka Skydeck and Edge Experience into our itinerary. I think […]

Novotel Brisbane Family Staycation

Sometimes all you need is a short break to recharge the batteries.  We stayed at the Novotel Brisbane on a Saturday night during the school holidays with nothing but relaxation and fun on our to do list. This was also my first stay at a Novotel with the boys. I was pretty excited because from […]

Escape to Paradise Country on the Gold Coast

We’re pretty lucky to live in Brisbane which is not too far from the themepark capital of Australia, the Gold Coast.  As locals, we’ve pretty much checked out all that there is to do with kids in this neck of the woods and so i’m always excited to hear about anything that’s new to do! […]

Guest blogger: Addicted to Maldives …with Kids!

I’m always on the hunt for new places to experience with the boys and recently came across a fantastic travel website “Addicted To Maldives”.  The site is run by the gorgeous Di, who like many of us has gone from travelling as a loved-up couple to a family traveller with children in tow. Di has […]

Niseko Japan: An All Season Destination for Families

Lately “everyone” is talking about vacations to Niseko –  friends, family and work colleagues included. In the past few years…”everyone” it seems has been there. I’ve been keenly listening to their travel tales and trying to learn why it was ideal for families. I had heard about its powder-white snow and that it was great for ski […]