Posts Tagged ‘holidays for families’

Our view from Crowne Plaza Coogee Beach

Crowne Plaza Coogee Staycation

After our big trip to Japan, our bank balance wasn’t all that agreeable to the idea of a winter school holiday break. And we’d accepted our school holiday fate when the Crowne Plaza Coogee Beach came to our rescue! Would we like to stay the weekend? So emphatic was the answer to that question that […] Read more…

Atlantis The Palm, Dubai with Kids

Atlantis Found // Dubai With Kids

Dubai is one seriously hot destination for families! I’m not kidding, it’s 40 freakin’ degrees in the shade when we exit the sweet, sweet sanctuary of the air-conditioned airport on our first visit to Dubai with kids. It takes less than 90 seconds to get to a waiting car and I’ve already built up a sweat. I’m positively glowing. And […] Read more…

Raffles takinga breakon the carpet of our Venetian hotel

10 hacks for child proofing holiday accommodation

A recent hotel stay with Raffles and Sugarpuff shocked us into the realisation that just because our kids are no longer toddlers, it doesn’t mean that we shouldn’t still be child proofing holiday accommodation. You see, Sugarpuff decided to hide under the bed (because hotel room hide-and-seek is one of her all-time favourite pastimes) and what should she […] Read more…

popcorn and family movies

Sydney family staycation

While Raffles and Sugarpuff’s recent bucket and spade lists were overflowing with exotic holiday ideas, our summer holiday budget does not really stretch to flying to Scandinavia in search of Arendelle and its icy queen, or traipsing all the way to Japan just to buy Kit Kats. But a lack of bucks does not negate our need for […] Read more…

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