Running Wild in Front of the Burj Al Arab

Burj Al Arab

This fine piece of architecture, the Burj Al Arab, epitomises the great boom days of Dubai.  My little lady and her Babcia unwittlingly managed to walk straight past hotel security ...

Toddler Friendly Eatery – Jamie’s Italian Dubai

Jamie's Italian 4

Are you holidaying in Dubai, or living in Dubai, and looking for a nice place to eat where your toddler can also feel welcome?  Well, you’re in luck because there ...

Tips for Toddler Trips – Guest Post on AnyTrip.com

AnyTrip

We travel with very young children, a 23 month old and 2 month old (and 33 year old husband), so when I’m planning our family getaways I need to be ...

Hand Over the Chocolate Mr Bunny

Happy Easter, Dubai Brunch

With her closed fist she looks like she is going to ‘wham’ Mr Bunny.  The real truth is she was beside herself with excitement.  Happy Easter everyone! For more great ...

We’re Going on a Bear Hunt

Whenever we travel with our kids we ALWAYS take a handful of books with us. A current favourite in our household is the great Michael Rosen and Helen Oxenbury classic: ...

Looking for a Great Day Out in the UK?

  • Posted: 03:55:pm 16/04/2011
  • Category: Europe
Silver Cross days out

If you’re UK bound with kids, or you already live in the UK, then you’ll find this new website very handy www.silvercrossdaysout.co.uk. Launched by historic pram manufacturers Silver Cross, the site ...

Riding a Camel Beside the Red Sea

Egypt, Dahab

Here is a favourite photo of mine taken on a recentish trip to Egypt (Dahab) pre-revolution.  We spent a lazy afternoon snorkelling on a remote spot on the Red Sea with a group of friends. This rugged terrain ...

Documents to Carry When Travelling Solo With Your Kids

I have travelled alone internationally on a number of occasions with my small person and each time I do so I always carry parental permission from my husband. In accordance with ...

Kids Outdoor Play Areas in Dubai

Zabeel Playground

  There is nothing like a good outdoor space to let the small people run free, and who would think that a desert city like Dubai would have such fantastic ...