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Kinabatangan River bucket list jungle experience in Borneo with kids

Kinabatangan River Borneo: guide to a bucket list jungle experience

Beams of a rising sun shining through the morning fog over the Kinabatangan River, the magical silence interrupted by the calls of monkeys and flapping wings of hornbills flying over. We’re sitting in a small boat, cruising down the Kinabatangan River deep in the jungle of Borneo. Despite the early hour, we’re intently observing the

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Sunrise at Borobudur in Java with kids

Travel Diary #22: 2 weeks in Java with our kids

After 6 weeks in Bali, of which we spent 3 with our friends, we say goodbye to them and fly to Surabaya on Java. We have two more weeks to discover Java with our kids before we leave Indonesia and fly to Kuala Lumpur. Read more: The complete guide to Kuala Lumpur with kids Surabaya

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Family Travel With Kids Planning Resources Inspiration

Best Family Travel Planning Resources and Inspiration

Family travel is our thing, it’s what we know, it’s how we live. Which means we also know a thing or two about family travel planning ? We’ve been travelling with our girls since they were babies. And over the years we have gathered a lot of family travel resources and family travel inspiration to

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Travel Story Bali With Kids Reisverslag

Travel Diary #21: 6 weeks in Bali with our kids

Bali, an island that appeals to one’s imagination. It had been on our list for years after hearing so many wonderful stories about beaches, the amazing culture and relaxing vibe. Unfortunately, a few less attractive stories came to our attention as well. Mainly concerning all the tourists heading over there, which makes the island extremely

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Family Kids Reunion Krabi Thailand Full Time Travel

Travel Diary #20: Thailand with our family

It was planned for a long time that we are going to Thailand during the spring break because we have some important people coming over to visit us. Our family! Hanne and Yuna have been looking forward to seeing Grandma, Aunt Angelique, Uncle Tom, Ferre and Noor for months. Waiting for our family in Bangkok

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Travel Diary Family Kids Road Trip Northern Island New Zealand

Travel Diary #19: The Northern Island of New Zealand

After 3.5 weeks on the Southern Island, we have picked up our relocation campervan of Maui and are off to the Northern Island of New Zealand. We only have 1.5 weeks left in New Zealand, so no time to linger. Read more about our time on the Southern Island in our travel diary part one,

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Family Resorts Sanur Bali Beach

30 best family resorts in Sanur Bali

Planning a trip to Sanur in Bali? One of the hard parts when travelling with kids is finding good family accommodation. Plenty lovely spots out there for solo or couple travellers. But where to stay with kids? Luckily, Bali in general, and Sanur, in particular, has plenty of family resorts you will love. There is a

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Travel Luggage Kids Toddler Teens Trolley Suitcase

The best travel luggage for kids of all ages

Have you travelled with your kids before? You’re reading this blog so you probably have or are planning too ?. I don’t know about your kids, but ours love to have their own suitcase or bag with them. Buying luggage for kids gives them a sense of responsibility, makes them feel important. And they learn

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Beach Bako National Park Borneo Jungle Walk Kids

Bako National Park: the complete guide for your visit

Bako National Park is situated in Sarawak, the southern province of Malaysian Borneo. It is one of the oldest and most beautiful national parks of Malaysia, with its lush rainforest, stunning wildlife, tropical beaches and exciting walks. It’s home to the proboscis monkey, who sadly is an endangered species. If you come to Borneo, you

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Southern Island Road Trip Wharariki Beach

Travel Diary #18: New-Zealand, the Southern Island part 4

And so we arrived at part 4 of our travel diaries from the Southern Island of New Zealand. Unbelievable how much there is to see on one island! After discovering the south-east with Lake Tekapo an Mount Cook, the most southern part with The Catlins and Milford Sound and the south-west with Queenstown and the

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