Welcome to Travel with Boys
Whether you want to go around the world or around the block, Travel with Boys brings you the places, activities, accommodation and food that appeal most to boys and their families.
Inside these pages, you’ll find a growing number of expert tips to make travelling with boys easier and more affordable, stories and reviews on places we’ve been, and some great resources to get you on your way.
We may be new but we are striving to become your go-to place for travel with boys. We want to help you travel more, by showing you how to overcome your challenges to travel, ease your fears and show you how worthwhile travel with boys can be.
Discover how amazing the rough and tumble of travel can be for the whole family.
Looking to escape the city for a weekend? Visiting the Blue Mountains might be exactly what you need to wind down, whilst also keeping the kids entertained. Grab a bite to eat in Katoomba, explore Blackheath or even get off the beaten track. There is something for everyone in the mountains, and with its close proximity to Sydney, you won’t spend your weekend in traffic.read more
Looking to go on a babymoon or just need to travel during pregnancy? We have brought together five well travelled mums to give you some of their best tips.read more
Denmark’s Kronborg Castle for families: With spooky underground passages, Shakespearean sword fights, magnificent ballrooms and a fascinating history, the Royal castle of Kronborg at Helsingør in Denmark, is an extraordinary place for families to visit.read more
Dreamworld on the Gold Coast, Australia is a place of contrasts. There are adrenaline-fuelled rides perfect for most teenage boys, and at the other end of the scale are toddler-taming activities thanks to Captain Feathersword and friends. There are agile tigers to watch, koalas to cuddle, crocodiles and kangaroos to feed.
We set out to discover what Dreamworld has to offer families of boys and how you can make the most of your day. We found the best activities for each age group, what the whole family will love, and our top five tips to ensure a great day.
Flying with kids fills most parents with dread. We know how hard it is to get them into the car some days to go to the grocery store, let alone across time zones with only one adult in what resembles a flying Matchbox car. Never fear, we have brought together the expertise of six frequent flyer mums to tell you their best tips to flying solo with kids.read more
For most new parents, the thought of flying long-haul with their baby is terrifying or at the very least exhausting just to think about it. To allay your fears and give you some strategies to make it easier for you, we’ve brought together seven frequent flyer mums who have some great tips and tricks they have learnt along the way.read more
See My City – Top 10 best things to do with kids in Toowoomba
If you are looking for some fresh mountain air, spectacular parks, vibrant street art, emerging foodie culture and events, then Toowoomba is well worth exploring.
Beating boredom on your next road trip can be hard, but with these brilliant books, you’re sure to fill in some time.read more
Your Ultimate Free Family Camping Checklist – The holiday season is upon us and that means it’s time to go camping for many families. With so much to think about before you head off, having the ultimate family camping checklist is vital. We’ve put together a free downloadable list of everything you need to make your next camping trip a success.read more
In a city more known perhaps for its inspiring architecture and luxury hotels than kid-friendly activities, can you keep your boys entertained and inspired in this desert city? Absolutely!read more
Tips for First Time Family Travellers Are you thinking of taking your family on its first big travel adventure soon? Or maybe you’ve already booked but are wondering what else you need to know. Well we have put together the ultimate list of tips for first time family...read more
Fun ideas for one-on-one time with boys As the boys are getting older we are finding they are seeking out more one-on-one time with us. We also know that give it a few more years and they mightn’t want much to do with us (for a while). Life is going past so quickly...read more