Travel resources for travel with boys
We know that travelling with boys isn’t always easy, so we have put together some amazing resources to help you dream bigger, plan better and enjoy your travels even more. Each week we will add something new to this page. If you would like to receive these blog posts via email, why not sign up to our monthly email newsletter.
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
Car seats, strollers, prams, porta-cots, bassinets, feeding chairs. So much baby gear to travel with! Surely, there’s an easier way? Why yes, there is! But is it safe? Is it clean? Is it worth it?read more
If you could turn back time, what would you do differently? When it comes to taking day trips, road trips, interstate holidays or overseas adventures, we’ve had plenty of experience of the incredibly awesome and the downright disasters that can happen away from home when you’ve got boys.read more
Stylish travel wardrobe ideas for your next getaway. Autumn can be a gorgeous time to travel, but is it going to be hot or is it going to be cold? These autumn basics will take you from day to night and back to day again – and you won’t pull a muscle from luggage overload.read more
Travel insurance can be hard to navigate and understand, so we’ve laid out our top 15 tips on how to save money, and what you need to look for in a family travel insurance policy.read more
5 reasons why it's easier to travel with boys Some would say it is too hard to travel with boys, so they try to avoid it at all costs. Boys are known for being loud, busy and boisterous which some would say is not a good combination when travelling. However we know...read more
As a mother of boys, there are quite a few challenges I’ve been thrown that I never knew I’d have to deal with. Wee on the floor, constantly saying “keep your hands to yourself” (but “stop clutching your crotch”), never ending wrestling, and chafing at the beach. Well the first three I’m still working on, but the red raw chafing boy at the beach is finally all sorted.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
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.
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 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
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
Get the most out of your visit to the beach, with our guide on everything from chafing to bluebottle stings, water safety and sand in the eyes, in our Aussie beach survival guide with kids. Lots of beach tips and tricks to ensure a great day out with the family.read more
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