How to be the Easter Bunny when you are away?

I had a deprived childhood. ( I am joking)  We went camping every Easter and as such it was hard to have eggs as the melted. Which is fine really, we got one and Dad bought it the day before in the local town (granted there were some left) and we were sweet with that….

Flying with kids and how to land excited for adventure.

Travel is something that keeps me moving forward. I constantly need to be planning or packing for my next holiday. My husband would rather I didn’t but what can I say when travel is actually linked to my mental health and my general happiness? I hadn’t traveled for a long time after having a baby…

24 travel gift ideas for travelers

Travel is something we all look forward to in some way. Those that don’t like being away look forward to being home and the ones that long for something different are dreaming of the adventures to be had.   I think something for a trip is a great present. It beats all that useless plastic…

How to get the best deals on hotels and resorts

In gaining an understanding of how to get the best deals on hotels and resorts we need to reflect on how much the industry has changed in the last two decades and remind ourselves of trends that may impact future travels. In this new era of apps and websites it has never been easier for…

50 inspirational travel quotes

Travel quotes Travel quotes both annoy me and inspire me. When I am about to take I trip, I love them. When I have just got back they irritate me. Says more about me that the travel quote huh! They do make me appreciate and be grateful for all the opportunities that I have had…

Surviving the Monkey Forest Ubud with Kids

On at least one occasion to Bali you should visit the Monkey Forest in Ubud. The villagers view the Monkey Forest as an important economical, educational, spiritual place for the village. The forest has become someone of a conservation centre in recent years with the villagers having increased understanding how to maintain and best care…

How I Make Time for Travel Despite a Busy Schedule

  How I make travel despite having a busy schedule is no simple task. Everyone is busy. In the world we live in, life is busy. We have activities and we have work. We try to balance one with the other and then we add kids into the fold and we add their lives into…

How to Plan a Deliciously Romantic Honeymoon/ couples holiday

Planning a honeymoon is a big event in your life. After the wedding there is a need for down time. Way down!  Fast forward to having kids and working ya butt off, there is a need for down time and at this stage of your life readjustment in each other. Yes, for honeymooners that have…

Luxury Escapes Packages

  Who are Luxury Escapes?  Luxury Escapes packages is a great way to get travelling and a no fuss solution to places you may not of previously thought of. Luxury Escapes is a magazine, an app and a business that provide curated luxury travel deals. The company describes themselves on their site as ‘Luxury Escapes…

What’s on Your Travel Bucket List?

What’s on your travel bucket list? It’s nice to have dreams and a list of things in your head that you can think about and look forward to. It’s nice to collaboratively discuss this with your kids. You learn what they like and what they don’t. Ever since we went to Jamala Wildlife Lodge my…

Cost Saving Ideas for Families Who Travel

Travelling is an expensive hobby. Cost saving as a travelling family can be difficult. My husband will tell you how much money we spend for me to be allowed topics for my blog. I myself think we travel first and the content comes from the experience. So I experience and then blog, not experience to…

Family Trip Preparation and How to Tackle the Planning

Preparing for a holiday needs just that – preparation. We all know as a parent the number one rule to survival is ‘a day ahead”. Same goes with family trip preparation, but perhaps a few months or weeks out instead. Break it down. Simplifying what you need to achieve into smaller parts is an easy…