Things to do in Yangon with kids
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Things to do in Yangon with kids

The hustle and bustle of Yangon is very similar to many other South East Asian countries. I was very excited to be visiting a new and relatively undiscovered country. Myanmar is changing rapidly with all the western influence creeping in since its opened up in 1992 and now no longer under military rule. Surprisingly there are a number of great places and things to do in Yangon with kids and I have listed what we got up to during our 3 day stay.  (more…)

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Top Myanmar travel tips
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Top Myanmar travel tips

Having just returned from a trip around Myanmar, I feel like I have learnt a few things which will assist anyone heading there for the first time. Being a frequent traveller to South East Asia, I thought I was pretty prepared however, there were a few things that even caught me off guard. Here’s my top Myanmar travel tips to make your trip a lot smoother. (more…)

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Sule Shangri-La, a luxury hotel in Yangon Myanmar
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Sule Shangri-La, a luxury hotel in Yangon Myanmar

I’ve always said it and I’ll say it again, there’s something special about Shangri-La Hotels, I call it ‘the Shangri-La Way’ something that stands out and a welcome you won’t receive any where else. The Sule Shangri-La Hotel, a very popular luxury hotel in Yangon Myanmar was no different, once you step inside those doors, you know you’re about to experience something truly wonderful and it never fails to impress.  (more…)

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Sedona Hotel Yangon, Myanmar – Hotel Review
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Sedona Hotel Yangon, Myanmar – Hotel Review

We recently stayed at the Sedona Hotel Yangon, a perfect little oasis located across from Inya Lake away from the hustle and bustle of downtown Yangon. The Sedona Hotel Yangon was definitely one of the top places to stay in Yangon. This was the first stop on a 2 week journey around Myanmar, taking in Yangon, Bagan, Mandalay, Inle Lake before heading back to Yangon for our departure. We were full of anticipation and excitement at visiting a new country in South East Asia, one of our favourite places to travel as a family.  (more…)

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Hotel Review – Park Hyatt Maldives Hadahaa
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Hotel Review – Park Hyatt Maldives Hadahaa

Close your eyes and think about a luxury Maldives resort, what thoughts rush into your mind? Can you feel the hot sun flowing over you and the pure white fine sand rubbing between your toes? Those are the things I think about, then throw in glorious sunsets over a beautiful white sand beach with overwater bungalows just off shore. Well the Maldives is all of that and a whole lot more. (more…)

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Top places to visit in Jaipur with kids
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Top places to visit in Jaipur with kids

Last year I was approached by the marketing team at Scoot Airlines. They asked if we would be interested in travelling to Jaipur, India to film a family travel campaign for them to use on their Facebook and YouTube channels. We quickly agreed and this is our list of top places to visit in Jaipur with kids. (more…)

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Hotel Review – Four Points by Sheraton Agra
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Hotel Review – Four Points by Sheraton Agra

Agra, being home to the Taj Mahal, sees more than its fair share of tourists. There are many hotels near this grand monument to love and it can be confusing knowing which are the better ones. Particularly which are the better hotels near the Taj Mahal. As we discovered, Agra is best enjoyed over at least 2 days as there is more to this ancient capital than just visiting the Taj Mahal.

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Visiting the Taj Mahal with Kids
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Visiting the Taj Mahal with Kids

When we were planning on visiting the Taj Mahal with kids, I have to admit I was a little anxious about taking the kids to India. The media can portray India as dangerous and dirty and that you’ll likely get sick from the food. They don’t really paint a pretty picture or encourage you to take your kids there.  This post will provide useful facts about India for kids, particularly focusing on the Taj Mahal. The Taj Mahal location is close to the city of Agra, the historic capital city of India.

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Review – Shangri-La’s Rasa Sentosa Resort & Spa, Singapore
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Review – Shangri-La’s Rasa Sentosa Resort & Spa, Singapore

The Shangri-La’s Rasa Sentosa Resort & Spa, Singapore is located on Sentosa Island which is just off the coast of mainland Singapore. Shangri-La’s Rasa Sentosa Resort & Spa, Singapore is one of 14 hotels located on the island. The hotel was built 24 years ago and is the only resort in Singapore with beach frontage at Siloso Beach. (more…)

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