It’s difficult to write about Kings Park without sounding like a brochure: Magnificent views, extraordinary plants, amazing gardens, fantastic playgrounds. It’s all true. Instead I’ve collected a few photos from our visit for you to peruse. This is only some of what we saw. The park also has it’s own, very thorough, website here, that I definitely recommend taking a … Read More
Last weekend we attended the Melbourne Formula 1 Grand Prix as a family. I’ll be honest, I was not entirely sold on the idea when my husband suggested it, but in the end IT WAS AWESOME!!! OK, so maybe not every single minute of the hours we were there, but definitely enough of those moments to make the outing worthwhile. … Read More
I spent some formative years in Perth, Western Australia and recently returned for a visit with the family in tow. Here are five tips for a more enjoyable stay in the beautiful city.
Louise Hawson’s book “52 Suburbs around the world” is an inspiring book that documents the journey of Hawson and her then eight-year-old daughter (!), CoCo, around the world.
Not so long ago we took a two week holiday to the tropics taking carry on luggage only. Mainly because I am obsessed with the concept, but also because of the obvious benefits. At the time our children were 3 and 5 years old. Here are five tips if you’d like to do the same. Like so much in life, … Read More
After starting my mini travel series I have discovered all kinds of great blogs about traveling with children. There is one post that I have particularly enjoyed called “Five Ways to Usher Small Children Through an Airport Without Losing or Killing Anyone.” In it Bronwyn mentions how handy the trunki can be (I’ve reviewed it here) and gives a humourous … Read More
Here’s the second post in my travel series. It’s about reducing the stressful feelings that can happen when travelling, especially when travelling with children.
My local library had a little display of travel books on my last visit that got me to thinking that many people are beginning to plan their Christmas and Summer travel. So I thought I’d begin a bit of a series I’ve been planning about travel, mainly travel with kids. Here’s the first post.