Visiting Xian with Kids

While the Terracotta Warriors are a big drawcard for Xian, its not all the city has to offer. Here's why visiting Xian with kids is not to be missed on any China itinerary.

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How to Book Tickets for the Beijing to Xian Train

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I had a whole lot of misconceptions surrounding my recent visit to China, one of those was transport. I had expected the train system to be similar to India or Vietnam but I’m happy to report it is a fantastic system to use and very similar to the Shinkansen in Japan. Here’s your guide on how to book tickets for the Beijing to Xian train or any other train tickets in China.

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Review – TripADeal 12 day tour of China
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Review – TripADeal 12 day tour of China

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I’ve recently returned from a 12 day tour of China with TripADeal. When people hear this the first question they ask is ‘what was TripADeal like?’. So I thought it must be a question many people are asking so best I put my thoughts on line. (more…)

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Top Things to do in Tokyo with Kids
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Top Things to do in Tokyo with Kids

I’ve been reflecting on my trip to Japan as it is nearly a whole 12 months since we departed! I was so unbelievably excited to be going as I had wanted to go for such a long time. I uploaded my Japan posts relatively soon after we got home and it only dawned on me this morning that I haven’t done a post on my top things to do in Tokyo with kids. So here it is, I’ve enjoyed writing and remembering my favourite parts of Tokyo with kids. (more…)

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Hotel Review – RIHGA Royal Hotel Tokyo – Travelling with Kids – Family Travel Blog

There are so many hotel options when travelling to Tokyo and to be honest it can seem a little overwhelming. The city is so big and hotels are notoriously expensive and the rooms are reportedly small. After plenty of research I also found that family rooms are difficult to come by and are on the expensive side. Deciding where to stay in Shinjuku is definitely a big task and for us, it was based on cost. (more…)

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Universal Studios Japan, Osaka – Travelling with Kids – Family Travel Blog
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Universal Studios Japan, Osaka – Travelling with Kids – Family Travel Blog

Alannah has to be the biggest fan of Harry Potter so when we decided we were going┬áto Japan I knew Universal Studios was going to be top of the list. Universal Studios Japan was celebrating it’s 15th birthday during 2016, with Harry Potter World opening in July 2014. I can’t explain how excited Alannah was when we arrived so Harry Potter world was first cab off the rank. (more…)

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Highlights of 2016 for Our3kidsvtheworld – Travelling with Kids – Family Travel Blog
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Highlights of 2016 for Our3kidsvtheworld – Travelling with Kids – Family Travel Blog

Wow, so its Christmas week already, it feels like yesterday I was excited about heading off to Cambodia at the end of July. We have had so many amazing experiences this year and it’s going to be hard to top in 2017 but I’ll give it a red hot crack! So I thought this week we would wrap up the highlights of 2016, including our favourite hotels in each place. (more…)

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DisneySea, Tokyo – Travelling with Kids – Family Travel Blog
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DisneySea, Tokyo – Travelling with Kids – Family Travel Blog

DisneySea is one many Tokyo theme parks, it’s one of a kind and opened in September 2001 in Urayasu, Chiba just outside Tokyo. It is located right next to Tokyo Disneyland in the Tokyo Disney Resort and is accessible on the same train network. DisneySea was celebrating it’s 15th anniversary while we were there. We were very restricted time wise and were only able to visit DisneySea. We chose DisneySea purely because it is the only one.

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