Were you an intrepid backpacker in your previous life? Exploring distant and exotic lands on a budget, getting off the beaten track and feeling like you were doing something different? Now that young kids are in the picture, travel priorities may have changed. But you don’t have to get sucked into the package holiday bubble.

Travelling with young children is an amazing experience for the whole family. It’s something we are very passionate about and through this blog we hope to inspire other young families to travel by writing about our own experiences and providing some tips along the way.

Poon Hill with kids

A 5 day trek in the Himalayas took us to Poon Hill (3210m) (Nepal 2018)

We are a family of four who have been living in India for the past year and now embarking on a 4 month overland trip around Southern Africa. You can read more about our story here. Thanks for following along!


Latest blog posts:

Chintheche Inn

Chintheche Inn REVIEWED: your perfect stop on the way up or down the coast of Lake Malawi

Chinteche Inn sits on the northern shores of Lake Malawi, making it a handy stopover as you head either up or down the country. For us (as part of our overlanding trip around Southern Africa) it was an ambitious (i.e. long) drive from Cape Maclear as we headed towards Tanzania, ...
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Zomba Forest Lodge review

Zomba Forest Lodge REVIEW: a family-friendly cottage in the clouds

It's twenty minutes since we left the town below and the trusty Land Rover navigates another tight corner, the clouds drift within touching distance and the road continues up, around and along the plateau towards Zomba Forest Lodge. There may be hotels, lodges and campsites further down the road which ...
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Top destinations:

Asia with kids

Africa with kids