South East Asia Packing List – What to Pack for Thailand and SE Asia

suitcase, camera and holiday items in a suitcase for a Thailand packing list

It can be hard to decide what to pack for South East Asia. You need to get the balance right between having all you need for your time away, and actually being able to carry everything with you.  This is particularly hard when you travel with a young family as you don’t want your little … Read moreSouth East Asia Packing List – What to Pack for Thailand and SE Asia

Vietnam Itinerary: 10 Days of Discovery

Sunset across a body of water near Hue. Visited on a 10 day Vietnam Itinerary

Are you looking to spend 10 days in Vietnam? This South-East Asian country must be one of the world’s most fascinating travel destinations. You’ll find great food, wonderful scenery, friendly people and fascinating history. There is so much to see and do in Vietnam that you could easily spend months here and not see it … Read moreVietnam Itinerary: 10 Days of Discovery

Vietnam with Kids – Vietnam with a Baby, Toddler or Older Kids

Vietnam with Kids, Japanese bridge in Hoi An

When our second daughter was approaching her first birthday, we used our Shared Parental Leave (a combination of maternity/paternity leave that is now available to parents in the UK) to spend a decent amount of time travelling in South East Asia.  We arrived in Vietnam at the end of this 3 month trip to South … Read moreVietnam with Kids – Vietnam with a Baby, Toddler or Older Kids

Hoi An with Kids – Guide to Hoi An with a Baby, Toddler or Kids

image of woman walking in the old town which is one of the best things to do in Hoi An with kids

Hoi An is top of many people’s Vietnam bucket list. The quaint, picturesque streets of the old town are a glorious mix of Chinese shop houses and French colonial architecture. Throw in some lovely temples, colourful lanterns, boutique shops, a beautiful riverside setting and you have the perfect oriental destination.  Hoi An is a delightful, … Read moreHoi An with Kids – Guide to Hoi An with a Baby, Toddler or Kids