Melbourne After 2020 COVID Lockdown

Out of Lockdown.... we decided to spend some time in the city. Staying at an Airbnb apartment right in the city, we walked around having bubble tea almost everyday. Our new fav Bubble tea drinks are from Xing Fu Tang Melbourne. We tried Brick lane Cafe for a brunch then discovered that the venue converted … Continue reading Melbourne After 2020 COVID Lockdown

Melbourne National Gallery of Victoria for Kids?

A photo posted by Travel The World With Kids (@familytravelnotes) on Jul 1, 2015 at 7:44pm PDT Open House, Tromarama for kids at NGV on ground level. Interactive experience to delight and surprise children. ---------- Open 22 May-18 Oct 2015 10am-5pm (closed Tuesdays) ----------- #discovermelbourne #Melbourne #ngv #gallery #art #technology #interactive #kidstravel #familyday #familytravelnotes #children … Continue reading Melbourne National Gallery of Victoria for Kids?

Photo Challenge: On The Way to Hamilton Island (paradise)!

In response to The Daily Post's weekly photo challenge: "On the Way." Here is a collection of our epic day of travel from Melbourne to Hamilton Island (AKA paradise), Australia.  I treasure these "On the Way" collection, as it shows me how happy my kids were through 5 different modes of transportation over 12 hours of … Continue reading Photo Challenge: On The Way to Hamilton Island (paradise)!

Free Theme Park Entry Gold Coast Australia

Free theme park entry anyone? Early May we went over to the Gold Coast for a 5 day mini break with the kids.  We stayed and the Whyndham apartments at Surfers Paradise for the first 3 nights and had to find a place for the 4th night.  We knew we wanted to go to Sea World … Continue reading Free Theme Park Entry Gold Coast Australia

Melbourne Museum with kids

Museums can be fun when you go to see something your kids are interested in. A couple of weeks ago when I asked my kids if we should go to the museum, my 5 year old daughter was very excited, and she said she had always wanted to go (which was the first time I'd heard her say, … Continue reading Melbourne Museum with kids

Hamilton Island AKA Paradise For A Family Getaway

Hamilton Island is a great holiday destination for a family with kids. There are lots of child friendly activities available on the this resort island.

About Our Family

Our Blog We are an ordinary family of four with an extraordinary passion for travel.  We currently live in Australia but we dream  of bigger travel plans.  I (Shani) started this blog to record our travel stories near and far including our future travel plans.  Please pardon my blog writing style since I have not been very good at writing throughout … Continue reading About Our Family