Up in the Clouds on Langkawi

Langkawi Cable Car Fog v2

Surprisingly, this photo was not taken on a cold day. Rather, it was a hot day, a very hot day, and humid!  It was at the top station (708 metres above ...

Dear Zoo

Dear Zoo

I think I’ve mentioned a few times now that kids books are a great travel staple that you shouldn’t leave home without. Even young babies can get great enjoyment from ...

The Great Car Seat Dilemma (Part II: Organising at Your Destination)

Concord car seat

I recently wrote about the great car seat dilemma that parents of young kids face when they travel internationally: should I take the baby/toddler car seat with me, or organise ...

Fun Family Travel Gear

Seedling Blackboard Mat

Your kids will adore this list of fun and quirky travel essentials!  I particularly like: The non rolling butterfly brain crayon squares. Great for flights! Who likes asking the passenger ...

Babble Top 25 Family Travel Blogs

Babble Top 25 Family Travel Blogs

Babble.com recently released their Top 25 Family Travel blogs. A big thank you to Babble.com for ranking ‘Baby Loves to Travel’ number 21 on this list. I was honestly surprised ...

The Most Popular Lizard on the Planet

Parc Guell Lizard

The one and only Parc Guell, Barcelona!  Antoni Guadi’s landscaped gardens are a magical wonderland for adults and kids alike. This beautiful mosaic lizard guards the entrance steps of Parc Guell and ...

The Crafty Crow: Travelling Activities

Crafty Crow

I’m not exactly a craft guru (in fact far from it), but I do like to try little craft activities with my toddler. A website that I visit on a ...

Kangaroos on a Misty Morning

Pebbly Beach Kangaroo

It’s amazing how you often hear great things about your own home country from foreigners. One such foreigner (my husband) once informed me on a road trip along the East Coast ...

The Quintessential Travel Entertainer

The Odd Egg

Books are the quintessential travel entertainer (well, for us at least), so I’ve decided to write a fortnightly book review. Please feel free to comment or submit a link with ...

The Great Car Seat Dilemma (Part I: Taking the Seat with You)

Concord car seat

Every parent knows that the safest way to carry young kids in a car is in a car seat. I think one of the biggest dilemmas I have when we ...