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  • Fathers & All You Can Eat Cake

    Fathers & All You Can Eat Cake

    Thailand

    Thank goodness Father’s Day only comes around once a year, otherwise we may look more like the cakes we devoured then we wish to. In Australia Father’s Day is celebrated the first Sunday of September. We celebrated in Bangkok with all you can eat cake buffet!

  • Traditional vs Modern: Bangkok's Chatuchak Market vs Siam Ocean World

    Traditional vs Modern: Bangkok's Chatuchak Market vs Siam Ocean World

    Thailand

    Our first weekend in Bangkok we knew we had to head to Chatuchak. This weekend market is one of the largest and best known outdoor markets in the world. With over 200,000 visitors per weekend. After this we headed to Ocean World, one of the largest aquariums in South East Asia with over 30,000 creatures.

  • 5 Things To Do With Kids In Hong Kong

    5 Things To Do With Kids In Hong Kong

    Hong Kong, China

    Hong Kong has so many things to do. And while they may not be as child friendly as the other Asian countries if you look hard enough you can see a country catering for your little one's wonderfully.

  • Hello Land of Smiles, City of Angels, Bangkok

    Hello Land of Smiles, City of Angels, Bangkok

    Thailand

    Our first day in Bangkok, city of angels and Thailand, the land of smiles. So great back to be in a land of smiles and friendliness towards the kids. Plus cheap food and lots of space. So far we are in love with Bangkok. Settled in just fine.

  • The Peak, Yung Kee & Goodbye's

    The Peak, Yung Kee & Goodbye's

    Hong Kong, China

    Our day & evening adventures on The Peak with its tantalizing display of twinkling lights. Our very yummy dinner at the Michelin star restaurant Yung Kee. Our hot fun at Hong Kong park and our final Hong Kong goodbyes.

  • Disneyland Hong Kong: Not The Happiest Place On Earth

    Disneyland Hong Kong: Not The Happiest Place On Earth

    Hong Kong, China

    “To all that come to this happy place: welcome. Disneyland is your land." Walt Disney would roll over in his grave if he took his kids to Hong Kong Disneyland…. Or rather melt in his cryogenically frozen capsule. Certainly this was not the 'happiest place on earth' we imagined.

  • Hong Kong: Great Airport But Not the Friendliest People

    Hong Kong: Great Airport But Not the Friendliest People

    Hong Kong, China

    Hong Kong is clean, exciting, fun. There is so much to do and so much to see. It’s an overload on the senses with hanging chickens & ducks in most doorways, & flashing neon lights in most streets. In fact it is one of our favourite destinations so far, but the people...

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