05/05/2016

Soneva Fushi – A barefoot luxury family resort in the Maldives

January 2016 Soneva Fushi is a short sea-plane ride from Male International Airport.  Our seaplane was met by Soneva's speedboat and once aboard we were given lovely cool watermelon juice in a cute little bottle and a cloth bag for our shoes. The shoes stayed in that bag for our entire visit as the saying at Soneva is "No news, no shoes", this resort is rustic barefoot luxury. We … [Read more...]

02/22/2016

The Four Seasons – The best family hotel in Singapore

January 2016 It’s hard to know where to start because in all our world travels so far we have not experienced such an incredible luxury hotel suitably set up for families travelling with children of all ages. The Four Seasons in Singapore not only met but exceeded our expectations. We organised The Four Seasons to pick us up from Changi Airport after a beautifully spacious 8 hour flight from … [Read more...]

02/21/2016

Family Fun At The Four Seasons Landaa Giraavaru Maldives

January 2016 If you are looking for the best place in the world to have a family holiday then look no further than The Four Seasons Landaa Giraavaru. We arrived in the Baa Atoll by seaplane and could see we were in for a treat at this stunningly beautiful island before we had even landed. The Four Seasons Landaa Giraavaru is a beautiful modern resort with an incredible powder-white … [Read more...]

01/03/2016

How elephants changed our children’s lives

Elephant Owner for a Day Patara Elephant Farm, Chiang Mai, Thailand Spending a day with these magnificent creatures at  Patara Elephant Farm is one of those experiences that changes your life. We have been there twice 3 years apart and partake in their "Elephant Owner for a Day" program. The day starts off where you are collected from your hotel in an air-conditioned van and driven to … [Read more...]

01/01/2016

A luxury wildlife experience close to home

Jamala Lodge Jamala Lodge is a boutique luxury wildlife lodge in Australia's capital city, Canberra.  We came here during their once a month family night for my son's 9th birthday. There are many different room types you can stay in and most have an amazing close-up experience with an animal as part of your room charge.  Some rooms share a floor to ceiling window with a sun bear, others share … [Read more...]