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Worst Family Vacation Destinations for 2018

While everyone is making a list of the best destinations to visit in 2018, I’ll do the list of the worst family vacation destinations for 2018. Here are the places you should avoid, because we want to have them all to ourselves. Worst family vacation destinations 2018: 1.       Scotland It is stunningly beautiful. No scratch …

Mum and Kids Share: 10 Things to do in Tokyo with Kids

Tokyo with kids

‘Did you know the tickets to Tokyo are 400 Euros?’ I say to my husband on the phone. I am met with silence. ‘Are you serious, babe, Tokyo? We can’t afford Tokyo. With the two of them? I don’t know. Let’s talk about it later.’ He hangs up and I admonish myself for being silly. …

Mmmmmm. Favorite Meals Abroad.

Japanese food

Right there with secretly checking out the men, trying out new food is one of my favorite things about travel. And we all love to eat. Our family crest might as well bear baked chicken with potatoes and veggies and the motto “You shall never go hungry!” It’s only right we share with your our favorite …

15 Reasons You Should Never Take Your Kids to Japan

osaka castle

“Are you going with kids to Japan?” This was the usually the follow up question once we mentioned our travel destination. We solemnly nodded not really understanding what the big deal was. But once we arrived in Japan, that’s when we realized. This is truly a one of kind place. Did we make a mistake? …

For Moms Only: Swings Around the World

Once you become a Mom you swing into high gear and suddenly it’s all about the kids. These swings from around the world are for you, Moms, to give you the perfect opportunity to slow down. Lost in Thailand A far cry from peace and quiet, Thailand however offers other advantages: exploring the sacred Wat Phra …

13 Reasons Not to Take Your Kids to Singapore

Singapore

How will you ever excite them about the snow and cold once they have experienced the Winter in Singapore with no hats, gloves, scarfs and itchy tights. 2. After your kids see that almost every apartment building in Singapore has its own swimming pool, it won’t be long until they start expecting one in your …