Escape the city! Five Family Days Out Off Hong Kong Island

As a resident of the deepest wilds of the New Territories (well, Discovery Bay), I’m often on the lookout for things to do with my kids that don’t involve a trip to the Hong Kong hustle, and over the years, … Continue reading

Hong Kong DolphinWatch: pink dolphin tour review

This city of ours has plenty going for it – low crime, world-class dining and excellent public transport all contribute to making Hong Kong a great place to live. And while we all know that Mother Nature is just on … Continue reading

Jump around! Bounce Inc. trampoline park opens at EMAX, Kowloon Bay

Regular readers of this blog may recall that The Family T-T are pretty keen on trampolines. These (literally) breathless posts about North Point’s Ryze and DB’s Discoveryland had us building up a right old sweat on the springs and we’ve returned to both venues … Continue reading

Short and Sweet Singapore: A long weekend in the Lion City with kids!

I recently put together this piece on tackling Singapore in three days with a little one in tow for Playtimes Magazine. This was based on our own experience of a long weekend trip in the autumn (when we were also lucky enough … Continue reading

Visiting Hong Kong with the family? What to see and do in the Big Bauhina with kids!

As a parenting blogger, writer and editor who has produced a fair few words (!) over the years on family activities in Hong Kong for various publications, I’d like to think that I know a thing or two about planning an … Continue reading

Everything Is Awesome Part 2! Legoland Malaysia Review

So, I may previously have mentioned that we’re quite keen on Lego round at our gaff – in fact we have now officially run out of storage and so I’ll have to invest in another of those slightly creepy disembodied … Continue reading

Hong Kong hustle to South African safari with kids at Madikwe Safari Lodge

A couple of people recently asked me about our family safari last year and just how do-able an adventure holiday really is when you have a small person in tow! This post was first published on Sassy Mama HK after we visited … Continue reading

Travel with a toddler: The Accidental Tai-Tai top 3 Dos and Don’ts

Travel. If you are an expat, you’ll probably find yourself doing a fair bit of this. Doubly so if you have a child, and triply so if said child’s grandparents actually want to see the little so-and-so. Of course, there … Continue reading