Family Travel Tips

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10 Awesome Tips to Help Your Baby Sleep when Travelling

We love going away with our young kids and have learnt that helping your baby sleep when travelling is an important part of enjoying the experience. If there is one thing that can take the fun out of family travel (and parenting in general) it is having tired children.  This is particularly the case when …

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

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 …

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Vietnam with Kids, Japanese bridge in Hoi An

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

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 …

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Chickenpox on Holiday - what to do

Chickenpox on Holiday – What to do if your child gets ill abroad

One of the main things that we always hope for when travelling with babies and toddlers is that they stay safe and healthy the whole time. The thought that they might get sick is probably our biggest worry, especially on long trips to South East Asia.   But, sometimes the unexpected happens when you are …

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