Choosing age-appropriate holiday accommodation

So, you’ve booked your flight and now have to sort through a multitude of websites and properties to try and work out which holiday accommodation is best for your family. It can be overwhelming. I am a bit obsessive when it comes to trying to find the right family friendly holiday accommodation. But I always start … Continue reading “Choosing age-appropriate holiday accommodation”

Things to do in Perth on your Family Holiday

It may be a longer flight than most Australian destinations, but don’t let that deter you from considering Perth and Western Australia for a family holiday. I survived my flight with a 5 and 2-year-old on a flight with no entertainment – despite the woman seated in-front of me who was not very understanding and … Continue reading “Things to do in Perth on your Family Holiday”

Limestone Coast – a perfect family holiday destination

Where can you climb an extinct volcano, go underground and see the bones of extinct animals, swim at beautiful beaches, visit the home of a saint, float in a salty lake and sit back and enjoy fine wine and food? The Limestone Coast of course. We discovered this area a few years ago and I … Continue reading “Limestone Coast – a perfect family holiday destination”

Hotel breakfast included? Not with the kids

I am a strong advocate of booking your family holiday accommodation direct. That’s not to say I don’t use a range of websites for research – and in doing so last week, I noticed something very interesting. My aim was to go away for one night in Melbourne’s CBD with my two children for a special … Continue reading “Hotel breakfast included? Not with the kids”

Australia Zoo – family friendly tried and tested

Travelling with children can often mean doing something that is not really up your alley. But sometimes that is a positive thing – and you end up enjoying the experience much more than you expected. During our recent Sunshine Coast holiday, hubby mentioned we should take the kids to Australia Zoo. I was a bit … Continue reading “Australia Zoo – family friendly tried and tested”