Finding reasonably priced accommodation for your family in Port Douglas can be quite daunting. For a small beachside town, there are a lot of options, and many of those are highly priced. Take a look at what we found to be the best family accommodation in Port Douglas to suit most budgets.read more
Flights, accommodation, food and activities all add up when it comes to going on a family holiday. Port Douglas is a tropical paradise and a brilliant place for families to explore. What puts many off going is the cost, but it can be done on a tight budget. Here are our top tips on how to holiday at Port Douglas with kids on a budget.read more
Seeing the magnificent Great Barrier Reef, exploring the Daintree Rainforest – the world’s oldest rainforest, and playing along stunning beaches with your family, is the stuff dreams are made out of.read more
The thought of taking a toddler onto a plane for a 2-hour flight, let alone 20 hours, is enough to make you reconsider your need to travel. But don’t do that! To help you get there with minimal meltdowns, we have brought together some brilliant frequent flyer mums from around the world, who work hard to make it easier for families to fly and travel. Here are their top tips.read more
You’ve been dreaming of a holiday. A trip to Paris, a week at the beach, or maybe a weekend in the mountains. But how are you going to make your dream holiday a reality?
The good news is, by changing a few small things in your every day life, you’ll be amazed at how much you could save.
Discover the stories behind the legend of Robin Hood, see Batman’s haven with your own eyes, and explore the culture and plethora of outdoor activities in the beautiful Nottingham, England. With so much on offer, we garnered the help of Nottingham local and family travel blogger Alex from My Life Long Holiday, who together with her 12 year old son is showing us what to do, where to eat and drink, and what surprises are in store for those visiting Nottingham with kids.read more
Japan is a fascinating country, full of contrasts. Australian travel photographer Ben Bjarnesen toured Japan in April during cherry blossom season, and found the iconic and unique sights that draw visitors to this beautiful country.read more
The beautiful city of Haarlem in The Netherlands has so much to offer families, so to work out where to go and what to do, we got the insider story from local Haarrlem resident Lisa from FlipFlop Globetrotters.read more
Your choice of holiday accommodation can have a huge impact on whether your time away is a complete success or utter disaster. Lumpy beds, noisy neighbours and too many boys in a confined space is a mixture you don’t want to create.read more
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
How hard can it be? Standing on a board on top of the water with poise, balance and style, while being whisked towards the beach on a slow moving wave. The boys made it look so easy.read more