Golden Gate Bridge Bike Hire – Blazing Saddles
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Golden Gate Bridge Bike Hire – Blazing Saddles

When we decided we would kick off our White Christmas tour of the USA in San Francisco I knew that I wanted to ride a bike over the Golden Gate Bridge. There are a number of companies for Golden Gate Bridge bike hire and we chose Blazing Saddles. When I started researching I couldn’t believe how easy it was going to be to organise. The only thing I couldn’t rely on was the weather and being December, there was a chance it could go either way. (more…)

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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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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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Review – Shangri-La Hotel Singapore
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Review – Shangri-La Hotel Singapore

Since my very first stay at a Shangri-La Hotel I’ve known that they are different to other hotel chains, they’re better! I now refer to it as the ‘Shangri-La Way’. You know you are going to have a great experience because they always go that little bit further to make you feel welcome and most importantly to make you feel special. I always feel special when I arrive and this stay at the Shangri-La Hotel Singapore was no different. Let me set the scene for you! (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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Top things to do in Langkawi with Kids
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Top things to do in Langkawi with Kids

For a short stay in Langkawi Malaysia, we managed to fit a lot in. It’s a beautiful island and surprisingly they pack a punch with things to do in Langkawi with kids! I didn’t realise before our visit that Langkawi is extremely kid friendly and we had plenty to keep our kids busy and entertained.

Prepare yourself for the best of Langkawi set out for you below! (more…)

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