Christmas Gift ideas for the Camper or Traveller in 2018
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Christmas Gift ideas for the Camper or Traveller in 2018

Struggling to think of the perfect Christmas gift ideas 2018? Are you stuck on what to buy for a friend or family member that loves camping or travel? We have prepared this post to help you find the perfect gift for the person that’s got everything. Buying gifts is getting harder in a world where we pretty much go out and buy everything we need. So I have put together a few things you might not have considered for your closest happy camper/traveller.  (more…)

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Segway tours of the Yarra Valley – Family Travel Blog

Yesterday was Craig’s birthday and I always find it difficult to find him a present for his birthday that he wants or needs so I have been surprising him with a day out or better still, like last year,  a three day break for the two of us in Uluru! This year wasn’t quite so extravagant but we did manage to get a day to ourselves and went on a Yarra Valley Segway tour at the Balgownie Estate. (more…)

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Knott’s Berry Farm Review
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Knott’s Berry Farm Review

Knott’s Berry Farm dates back to 1920’s when it was a family owned farm that sold berries, homemade berry preserves and pies on the roadside. Later in 1934, a tea room was created and they started selling fried chicken dinners. Soon after Mrs Knott’s Chicken Dinner Restaurant was established. The restaurant is still on the site but now located outside the theme park. Keep reading for our comprehensive Knott’s Berry Farm review. (more…)

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Universal Studios Singapore
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Universal Studios Singapore

Universal Studios Singapore a popular Singapore theme park and is the second Universal Studios for Alannah and I as we had the opportunity to visit Universal Studios Japan last year in Osaka. For Craig and the little ones, this was their first visit and to say they were a little excited was an understatement.  I’ve never seen Caelan eat so quickly at the buffet breakfast! Our detailed Universal Studios Singapore review will assist you in planning your Singapore theme park visit. (more…)

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Navigating the Indian IRCTC e ticket booking system
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Navigating the Indian IRCTC e ticket booking system

We recently had the opportunity to travel to Jaipur, India and wanted to take the opportunity to visit the Taj Mahal with kids in Agra. Agra is a 4 and a half hour drive from Jaipur but I was determined to visit my very first 7 Modern Wonders of the World while I was there. We decided that we would make it an experience to remember so we booked seats via the IRCTC e ticket booking system. Here are our tips for booking the train in India. (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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Planning Your Holiday In 5 Simple Steps 
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Planning Your Holiday In 5 Simple Steps 

Family holidays are a great chance to spend quality time together. On holiday, you’ll often form life-long memories. When everyone is occupied with daily life, it can be hard to find the time for all-important family bonding. Here are 5 simple steps to planning your holiday. (more…)

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Koh Rok Snorkelling, Thailand

Thailand is well known for its beautiful beaches and exceptional snorkelling spots and there is no better place than the Krabi region. We recently stayed at Crown Lanta on the island of Koh Lanta with the kids and we wanted to take them out for a snorkelling trip they would never forget. Koh Rok snorkelling is tough to beat! (more…)

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Top Money Saving Tips for Travelling with Kids

When you’re jetting off on a family holiday costs can quickly mount up.  I know this all too well with a family of five to organise. In previous posts I’ve written about how to get the most out of budget airlines, but there are plenty of other ways to save money.  Read on for some money saving tips for travelling with kids, especially now the holiday season is in full swing in the northern hemisphere! (more…)

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