Welcome to Travel with Boys, where we aim to give parents of boys the confidence, inspiration and resources to get out there and discover there is so much more to life than their to-do list. We are bringing the fun back into family trips, as we search for the best things to see, do, eat, stay and play around Australia and the world.
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The secret to having more fun and less tears on your family vacation We’ve all seen the images of the perfect family laughing their way through the perfect vacation at the perfect location under a perfect sunny sky. Enter reality... Now, I’m not saying...read more
If you’ve ever dreamt of exploring Switzerland with kids, then the region (they call it a canton) of Valais in the Swiss Alps is the perfect place to start. Home to the Matterhorn mountain, the resort town of Zermatt, upper Rhône River Valley vineyards,...read more
If you’re planning a family vacation to Hawaii, who better to give you the insider tips of which are the best kids activities in O’ahu, than a parent who lives there. Here are Casey Harkleroad from This is Our Happy Place rundown of the top 15 of things to...read more
Your Ultimate Guide to Sydney for Kids Think of Sydney Australia, and no doubt the Harbour Bridge, Bondi Beach, Taronga Zoo and the magnificent Opera House come to mind. They may be the jewels in Sydney’s many-pronged crown, but there is so much on offer...read more
Recommended family accommodation Brisbane If you’re heading to Brisbane, Australia to see the latest theatre production, big sporting game, festival, or you’re visiting just to check out some of the fun family attractions, then staying in the South Bank...read more
Best Things to do in Hobart with Kids It’s so easy to get lost in Hobart Tasmania. Lost in its history and its architecture. Lost in its quietly buzzing city centre. Lost in its charm and its big heart. Part of Hobart’s allure is that it doesn’t feel like...read more
From North America to Russia, Australia to Europe and the Middle East, we have tracked down the world’s top dinosaur attractions for kids, thanks to the people who know best what kids love, parents. Let your kids discover enormous T-Rex skeletons, dinosaur footprints hidden along the shoreline, life sized state of the art creations and fossil digging at its best.read more
A visit to Australia’s magnificent Great Barrier Reef is a bucket list experience for many families, however the reef’s remote location, cost to visit, and choice of activities can be daunting. Here we share our experience to help you make a visit to the Great Barrier Reef with your family a reality.read more
Nothing compares to visiting the birthplace of LEGO; the original LEGOLAND; the place where imaginations run wild. Opened in 1968 alongside the LEGO factory, LEGOLAND Denmark has seen over 50 million visitors come through their gates to revel in all things LEGO. Located in one of the world’s happiest countries, it is no wonder LEGOLAND Denmark is one of the best places in the world to take your family.read more
Do you want to be a dreamer or a traveller?
Taking kids overseas or on a big road trip can be pretty daunting, which is why we established Trip Chiefs, an online membership course and community where parents can learn the easy way to travel with their kids.
Every month, we’ll be helping our members with a different aspect of travel, with everything from how to save for a trip, through to booking, creating your itinerary, technology, health, and so much more.
We’ve got amazing checklists, workbooks, resources and live Q&A sessions to guide you step-by-step on your way.
Interested? Find out more at Trip Chiefs.