Sep 18, 2016 Mexico
The idea of swimming with whale sharks will either exhilarate or terrify you. Our 6-year-old son fit into the 2nd category, until he saw how much fun we were having, and then we could’t stop him jumping over the side of the boat.
Aug 9, 2016 Northeast, USA
Only have a few days for a summer US getaway? No problem! Here’s everything you need to know 3 days in New Hampshire - accommodation, attractions, food and more.
Jun 9, 2016 Highlights
Yes, we have kids. It’s a common justification for parents who visit a waterpark. But if you know me, then you know I need no excuse to go. I’d happily go with or without my kids. Adrenalin junkie? Perhaps. Here are my 7 favourite waterparks we’ve visi…
Feb 24, 2015 Bali, Indonesia
I had to try it. I saw the pictures of smiling faces walking along the sea floor in Seawalker helmets and was easily convinced to try this adventure in Nusa Dua, Bali. Find out what the experience was like and if you’re brave enough to give it a shot too.
Feb 20, 2015 Bali, Indonesia
What did we fit into 3 days of all-inclusive fun and food in the heart of Nusa Dua, Bali? Hint: it has nothing to do with the sneaky clock at the pool bar - you have to see this photo!
Feb 16, 2015 Finland
High on our family’s winter wish list was to witness the majestic Northern Lights. Even my kids knew we were heading to Lapland, Finland to chase this indescribable phenomenon. Our snowmobiling tour didn’t go exactly to plan, but that wasn’t a bad thing. …
Feb 5, 2015 United Kingdom
Bounce Below is the world’s first subterranean playground and luckily for us, it is located in north Wales within the Llechwedd Slate Caverns not far from where we were staying. Consisting of massive bouncy nets, chutes and passageways, this is an undergr…
Jan 7, 2015 Sri Lanka
I fly a lot, but never for fun. So this idea of a scenic flight didn’t really compute at first. But once I saw this amphibious plane I knew I was in for a thrilling scenic flight.
Dec 2, 2014 Sri Lanka
The challenging climb to the top of the ultra scenic Sigiriya Rock was just the beginning of this adventure. It also involved monkeys and being shown up by an 80+ year old grandmother. But the killer wasps will be what I remember when I think about this b…
Oct 10, 2014 Switzerland
With rain hampering one of our days in Davos, we decided to fit in everything we had planned to do across the two days into just 1 day. Just how much adventure can a family fit in one day? Let’s find out!
Aug 28, 2014 Finland
The Saimaa region in Finland smacks of natural beauty.This region is one of the most sparsely populated areas in Europe, but it’s also home to a number of destinations and attractions that will bring out the nature lover in you… even if you didn’t know it…
May 24, 2014 Malta
Malta was not what I expected. This small island really packed a punch with the sheer volume of things to see and do. During our time on the island we discovered some real gems that you will love.
Dec 14, 2013 United Arab Emirates
Based on our experience at the original Atlantis resort in the Bahamas we asked if there was a way to top that. And Dubai did it. Situated in Atlantis, The Palm, the Aquaventure Waterpark is the number 1 water park in the Middle East and Europe, located o…
Nov 3, 2013 United Kingdom
Wet, slightly slippery wooden planks, swaying in the wind over shark infested waters. How could I deny the adventure out into the biting cold rain in order to go where no Bender had gone before?
Oct 28, 2013 Ireland
Erin was gone. It was just Miss 4 and Mr 3 with me for 3 whole days. No sweat, I was a very capable, hands-on dad. But this time it was different. I was in a brand new city, a new country, and didn’t know anyone and didn’t know where to go or what to do. …
Aug 14, 2013 Israel
It’s such a big city with so much to do. It will have your head spinning. Since you may not have 2 months to enjoy the Holy Land I have prepared our must-see things to do in Jerusalem to make life so much easier for you. Enjoy!
Feb 21, 2013 Ambergris Caye, Belize
Ever met someone on holiday that convinces you to do a tour? You actually know nothing about the tour, but your husband wants to go because it’s Mayan ruins and that has to end well, right? Next time do your research or you too could be on a 6-hour journe…
Feb 14, 2013 Mexico
You can tell from my very first Cenote adventure that it wasn’t going to be my last. This natural phenomenon was an itch that couldn’t be scratched and I could happily spend months in Mexico visiting every cenote I could possibly see. As it is here are 3 …
Feb 9, 2013 Mexico
Our first Mayan ruin was extremely exciting and as breathtaking as all we thought it would be.
Jan 23, 2013 Southeast, USA
We’ve seen a number of TV shows about red neck hicks wrestling alligators and we thought it would be fun to see some up close in their natural habit. So while we were in Miami we chose the Everglades Safari Park as the place to visit. Situated about 45 mi…