Flying with kids · Travel tricks & tips

Carry On Luggage Essentials Packing Guide

When it comes to packing my carry on luggage I usually follow the philosophy of 'Less is More'.  It's a balancing act between not packing everything but the kitchen sink vs being prepared and organised, which generally equals comfortable and happy little travelers. In this blog post I have put together a packing guide for… Continue reading Carry On Luggage Essentials Packing Guide

Count Down Calendar · Cruising · Disney · Travel tricks & tips

Disney Cruise Packing Guide

I can't tell you how many of my friends have cruised on cruise lines such as P&O, Carnival etc...I would be close in saying most of them.  We are from Australia so when we booked our Disney Cruise we were completely in the dark about how to prepare and what to pack for our cruise which departs… Continue reading Disney Cruise Packing Guide

Souvenirs · Travel tricks & tips

MOMO Keepsake Jewellery

For those of you that know me, know how much I love collecting souvenirs from our little adventures.  I have even devoted a whole blog post about my souvenir collection.  You can read about that  here.  Travel gives me so much joy in two forms. The vacation itself is only half of that joy.  It's the memory of that… Continue reading MOMO Keepsake Jewellery

Souvenirs · Travel tricks & tips

Top Ideas For Souvenirs

By nature we are a family of collectors. When we travel, we have a little routine of what we head for when we enter the souvenir shops. Among many things we buy on our travels below are our top 5 must buy items when travelling. 1. Christmas Tree Ornament I guess this one may sound… Continue reading Top Ideas For Souvenirs

Aulani Disney Resort · Destinations · Disney · Hawaii · Travel tricks & tips

Aulani Disney Resort- Top 20 things you must do

1.  Starlit Hui No trip to Hawaii is complete without a Luau, and Disney Aulani have their very own.  It's a Hawaiian show to remember under the stars featuring Hawaiian dancers, traditional story tellers, hula performances, arts and crafts and of course, our favourite Disney Charters join in on the fun.  Even better, it's free! 2. Learn to surf with… Continue reading Aulani Disney Resort- Top 20 things you must do

Flying with kids · Travel tricks & tips

Flying with Kids- Aeroplane survival guide!

Tip #1 Bring antibacterial wipes.  The moment you get on board wipe down EVERYTHING! The last thing you want is sick kids on your holiday and aeroplanes are notorious for being very germy places.  Trust me MY kids have spewed on your dinner tray...more than once! This brings me to tip #2.... Tip #2 Bring… Continue reading Flying with Kids- Aeroplane survival guide!

Flying with kids · Travel tricks & tips

Keeping kids entertained…on a plane

My sons first flight was at 12 weeks old and my daughters was at 6 months.  We did our first long haul flight when they were 2.5 and 5 years and many more flights from there.  Up until this point it was smooth sailing.... we considered ourselves a jet setting family. Until one dreaded flight returning from Hawaii Miss 8… Continue reading Keeping kids entertained…on a plane