Singapore with Toddler Part 2: Backpackers in Marina Bay. Our First Time at 5 Star Hotel

Waking up to a marvellous view, falling asleep to even a better one. Inbetween - incredible views from a pool, walks in futuristic Gardens, admiring wonders of a no less futuristic Arts Museum, and marvelling at a full of colours laser show from the windows on the 44th floor. An amazing combination, isn’t it? Our …

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Hartley’s Crocodile Adventures with Toddler

We thought Friday 13 should be a perfect day to get to know crocodiles better, and a perfect place for that when you're in Cairns is Hartley’s Crocodile Adventures. Pleasant surprises start at the entrance. First, there are those beautiful birds at your arm's length, you can almost touch them. An even better surprise is …

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Sunlover vs Reef Magic vs Reef Experience: Review

As you’ve probably read in the previous post, we had intended to visit the Great Barrier Reef once but we loved it so much that ended up going there 3 times during our week in Cairns. We decided to go with different providers. This is a fair comparison of the 3 Reef Cruise companies we …

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Great Barrier Reef with Toddler – How and What Tour to Choose

We thought that visiting The Great Barrier Reef while travelling to Australia, to see the corals and numerous colourful fishes and other marine life close up would be an amazing experience, unforgettable and worth making it that far.  And you know what? We were right! In fact, it was so marvellous that instead of one …

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Singapore with Toddler Part 1: 3 Days of Summer Adventures

Singapore, a place on Earth where it's always summer, hot and humid, a modern Asian megalopolis in Southeast Asia, where fast-food is healthy and people are friendly. Singapore Changi Airport is a great stopover, where anyone can find something interesting to do, be it a couple of hours or a few days. Having started our …

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One Day Getaway to Dortmund Christmas Market

For busy people, one-day getaways can be a nice option if there's no time for thorough planning and travelling itself. This year we had neither time nor energy for planning Christmas holidays away. But our feet got too itchy after a long period of no travelling, and we decided to undertake a short unplanned trip …

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Dutch Winter Holidays and Us

Wintertime, rich with holidays, is a busy and hectic period for many. But for expats, especially those with children, it can also be confusing, if they come from a country with different traditions: in addition to the dilemma what to buy for presents and where to celebrate, there's another one - what to celebrate and when, how to accommodate all those holidays from both worlds, how to explain to the little children all these differences and at what age to start. Do you have answers to those questions? Comment and share your experience.