Laos With Kids

I visited Laos as a backpacker in my 20s and spent most of my time either tubing down a river in Vang Vieng or drinking beer in the cafes of Luang Prabang.  It’s still on the bucket list for our family but Bhupi recently visited with her husband and boys aged 3 and 5…

Bhupi’s Itinerary

  • Vientiane 5 nights
  • Luang Prabang 4 nights
  • The hills 30-40 minute drive southwest of Luang Prabang 4 nights.
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Cathay Business Class With A 5 Mth Old – LHR to HKG

At a mere five months of age, lucky Marley got to experience the joy of turning left.  Her clever parents banked up all their Asia Miles and splurged on business class flights to their old home of Hong Kong.  Here they share their very first longhaul flight review and tips on flying with a baby!

CX852, departing London Heathrow 12.30pm (hour delayed), arrives 6:55am + 1

How did you book the flight?

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5 Ways To Get Your Kids Excited About Their Trip

Daisy & China globe

Travel can be an amazing education. Make the most of it by involving your kids in the planning process and learning about your destination.  Here are 5 ways you can do this:

  1. Point out your destination on a map (or better yet, get them to find it!).  It’s great to show them your starting point so they can get a feel for the journey and how it all fits together on the globe.
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From Booby’s Bay To Titz – Breast Cancer Awareness Month

Titty Ho

Did you know October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month?  There are many ways in which you can get involved from donating money to help provide mammograms for women in need, to knowing your own family history and checking yourself regularly.

I decided to find some aptly named towns to show my support for Breast Cancer Awareness Month and will be donating on behalf of all.

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Giveaway! Kids Travel Activity Book

Happy Friday!  We have a great giveaway today to win one of Leap & Hop’s fantastic children’s travel activity books. The winner gets to pick from either Sri Lanka, Rajasthan or Cambodia.

Entering the giveaway is easy, simply click on the link below (no registration required)

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For more on Isabelle Demenge and her beautiful series of children’s activity books, check out our recent Q&A

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