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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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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Голландские Праздники и Мы

Зимняя пора - время праздников и приятных воспоминаний детства для большинства, время беготни за подарками и стремлений завершить все дела до нового года. Живя за границей, к этим хлопотам прибавляется ещё одна дилемма - что и когда праздновать, если традиции праздников не совпадают. Что праздновать, что игнорировать? Как объяснить детям, почему всем вокруг подарки приносит Синтерклас 5 декабря (а то и в течение пары недель до этого), у бабушки с дедушкой Дед Мороз на Новый Год, а в мультиках - Санта Клаус на Рождество, которое на 2 недели раньше нашего? И почему все ёлки уже выбросили, а мы ещё что-то празднуем?

First Travel Overseas with Baby – 6 Weeks through Canada

Canada, a country of big cars, big buildings, big distances. We came here for a big vacation of 6 weeks with our little one-year-old daughter. For us, it’s a country of our first intercontinental travel, first travel experience outside Europe. There were certain concerns regarding such a long and distant journey with a baby but …

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