Destinations

Family Friendly Luxury In Fiji At The Jean-Michel Cousteau Resort

3 years ago I wrote about an article about romantic and family friendly luxury hotels. In it, I included the magical sounding Jean-Michel Cousteau Resort in Fiji.  Why so romantic? Aside from the fact that it’s in the South Pacific, every child gets their own nanny/buddy.  Yes you read that right, each child gets their own nanny!

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Review Of The Four Seasons Nam Hai Resort, Vietnam

Vietnam’s Danang is a popular spot for the family traveller. Not only do you have a number of resorts on this stretch of coast in Central Vietnam but neighbouring Hoi An is a beautiful cultural hotspot. Jetlag & Mayhem has reviewed a number of properties in the area, from the Victoria in Hoi An, Redbridge Villa (attached to a cookery school) to the luxurious Intercontinental.  

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Jetlag and Kids: 10 Top Tips

Jetlagged kids… we’ve all been through it.  Whether it’s trying to settle a wide awake baby at 2am or sticking your toddler in front of the TV at 5am while you get some much needed sleep.  Either way it’s not fun.  However, don’t let it stop you from planning your trip of a lifetime.  Here are my top tips for dealing with jetlag:

  1. KNOW what you’re in for.  
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A Trip To Butlin’s Skegness

Move over Center Parcs, Butlin’s is where it’s at! Following a successful trip to the UK’s Butlin’s in Bognor Regis last October, my sister took her 3 and 5 year old to Butlin’s Skegness over February half term.

As February half-term approached, we decided to give Butlin’s another try. We had absolutely loved it at Butlin’s Bognor Regis last October, and thought we would visit a different resort this time.

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Experiencing Hong Kong With Sam The Local

Despite living in Hong Kong for nine years, there’s a lot a don’t know about this majestic city. In fact as my home and office are within a ten minute radius, I can go for days without leaving my local bubble on Hong Kong island.  So when I was asked by Sam The Local whether I wanted to experience one of their custom, private experiences with locals who know best, the answer was a resounding YES!

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