FOUR AROUND THE WORLD

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Top Travel Destinations For 2018

With 2017 coming to a close in the not so distant future, it is time to start thinking ahead for the new year and new adventures that follow. There …

Gold Coast

Brisbane City Guide

Brisbane is one of Australia’s best cities, but often becomes more of a transit point for nearby destinations such as the Gold Coast, Sunshine Coast, …

South Bank

A Quick Visit to Auckland Zoo

We visited <b>Auckland Zoo</b> as part of a one day <b>‘Great Sights’ tour</b> around Auckland. We only had a long weekend in Auckland, so we had to make the most of …

New Zealand

10 Best Places to Stay in Paris

Want to know the best places to stay in Paris? Paris is a city loved by many for it’s culture and class, iconic sites, great food and fashion.<p>It is …

Surviving a Theme Park With a Toddler

Theme parks can be a great family day out, offering everything from thrill rides, animal encounters and spectacular shows, however they can also come …

Walt Disney Company

3 Things to do in Brisbane's Western Suburbs

While world travel is an experience that cannot be rivalled, not all of us can pack up and trip around the world full time. Luckily there is plenty …

Australia

Visiting Windsor Castle

When doing the royal tour around England, one stop that is a must is a visit to Windsor Castle. While Buckingham Palace only has seasonal entry, …

Windsor Castle

Wieliczka Salt Mine

When spending a few days in <b>Krakow</b> during our Christmas in Poland a few years back, we were sure to put a visit to <b>Wieliczka Salt Mine</b> on the list of …

European Travel

Budget Gold Coast Family Accommodation - Bay of Palms Resort

The Gold Coast is a perfect family friendly travel destination, and just a hop, skip and a jump away from us… well okay, so it’s a little over an …

Gold Coast

Neuschwanstein Castle: A Real Life Fairytale Castle

Some destinations make you feel like you are walking into your very own fairytale and no place makes you feel that way more than the <b>Neuschwanstein</b> …

European Travel

Lemonthyme Lodge Wilderness Retreat: A Night near Cradle Mountain

Back in 2012, we visited Tasmania for a babymoon when expecting our first daughter. We were just over the halfway point of our <b>Tasmanian adventure</b> and …

Family Travel

How To Keep Kids Entertained During Travel

Travelling with kids can be challenging. They are restless, and require constant attention and entertainment. Therefore, parents must be well …

6 Top Wildlife Destinations of the World

Growing up in Australia, there were always plenty of opportunities to get up close with native animals. Often it did not even need to be an animal …

Best Gold Coast Accommodation For Families

The Gold Coast has long been known as a popular destination for family travel, from the stretch of sandy beaches and natural scenery, to the endless …

Venice: A Journey in Pictures

<b>Venice</b> is one of my favourite cities in the world but sadly we only had barely 24 hours to spend in this magical and unique city on water. <b>Italy</b> was …

Auschwitz - Birkenau Memorial & Museum: A Tragic History

There are certain places you visit along your travels that will stay with you forever, but not in the same way as all those favourite destinations …

5 Tips for Creating Travel Activity Kits for Kids

Travelling long distances with kids can be quite the challenge at times, especially when the boredom kicks in! Bored kids are cranky kids, or worse… …

Kids

My Top 10 Travel Must Haves

After many trips abroad and interstate over the years, we have gotten pretty good at travel packing and can do a fairly awesome job of packing …

Top 10

Travel Safety Tips for Family Travel

No matter where you are travelling and with who, travelling comes with potential safety risks. Even travelling as far as your own backyard can pose …

Family Travel

Sunrise Hoi An Beach Resort Review

Last year we took our first family trip to Vietnam. We didn’t really have a destination in mind when we started planning our holiday, but we knew …

10 Tips For Reducing Jet Lag

There was once a time when travel meant trying our best to save as much money as possible, by whatever means were available. This meant finding the …

6 Tips For Surviving a Road Trip With Kids

Road trips can be a blast, with adventure ahead and new destinations to take in along the way, but if you have ever tried a road trip with kids, you …

The BEST Ways to Save Money on Family Travel

When travelling with kids, it can get a whole lot more expensive. Not only do you have extra flights and food to purchase, but even something as …

Family Travel

Singapore Airlines: Flying With a Toddler

One of the worst parts of travelling with kids is long distance travel, whether it be on a plane, train, bus, car or boat. Kids like the fun stuff …