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7 Kid-Friendly Hotels & Villas in Bali

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In Bali, there’s seriously no shortage of accommodation to choose from, regardless of your budget and style. Whether you’re looking to be in the midst of upscale Seminyak or surrounded by nature in the spiritual hub of Ubud, it’s extremely easy to find a hotel that suits your needs in a matter of seconds. But […]

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Traveling Bali with Kids: Practical Tips & Recommendations

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Traveling Bali with Kids — What You Need to Know before Your Trip In the past two years of traveling with our baby to 15 countries, Bali tops them all as the most family-friendly destination we’ve been. I’ve lost count of the number of traveling families we’ve seen and met on this trip. After all, the island […]

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Traveling Laos with Children

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Traveling Laos with children can be both rewarding and challenging, but its merits definitely outweigh the cons. Here are some of our practical tips for traveling Laos with children. We’re just returned from a trip to Laos with our two-year-old girl Kaleya, and it turned out to be one of our favourite trips with her to date. […]

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Traveling Jamaica with Kids: Why the Island is Perfect for Families

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For the longest time, Alberto and I dreamt of visiting Jamaica. He’s always been a reggae fan, and I’ve wanted to be a Rastafarian hippie and grow dreadlocks since high school. On one of our first dates, we danced to Bob Marley’s music in a bar and talked about going to Jamaica someday. Fast forward […]

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Traveling with a Baby – How Becoming a Mother Has Not Stopped Me From Traveling

Traveling with baby - Budapest

Since I became a mother, I’ve been receiving lots of emails from fellow travelers who want kids but are worried that it would change their travel lifestyle. I get it. It’s inevitable to have such worries and doubts. We live in a society where there’s an underlying belief that women who have kids can’t travel the world. […]

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A Look Back at Kaleya’s Travels in Her First Year

Kaleya in Lake Tahoe

Last month, we celebrated the momentous event of Kaleya turning one year old. (I know! How did one year pass just like that???) In the past month, Baby Kaleya has blossomed into a toddler. Having taken her first steps at 10 months old, she’s now waddling her way all over the place and loving this […]

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How to Survive Baby’s First Flight


We’ve just returned from Baby Kaleya’s first first international trip, and I’m proud to report that Kaleya was a great flyer. Save for one scream fest on our flight back from the Maldives, she slept through most of the flights and charmed everyone with her smile and cuteness. In fact, she flew so well that […]

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Traveling with Baby — My Packing List and Tips

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Let’s face it — Traveling with a baby isn’t easy, but as long as you plan ahead and make some adjustments, traveling with your baby can lead to wonderful experiences. Our five-month-old baby has already been on several road trips around Spain, and we’re now in Singapore on her first trip abroad. She seems to […]

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Why You Should Travel with Baby

Why You Should Travel With Baby

Many people don’t travel with kids because it’s troublesome, expensive, and they won’t remember it in future. And the list of excuses goes on… I think it’s bullshit. (Pardon my French!) Our four-month-old baby has already been on five road trips around Spain, and it’s clear that she loves it as much as we do. […]

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Traveling with a Baby — The Glamping Edition

Staying in a yurt with our baby

Camping is one of our favorite ways to enjoy the great outdoors. We’ve camped in many parts of the world — from the savannas of the Serengeti, to the dusty deserts of Turkmenistan and the jungles of Brazil. We see it as a way to connect with the surroundings and we love the simplicity and […]

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Traveling with a Baby — The Beach Holiday Edition

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You know how much I love adventures. I’m not someone who can lounge by the pool and do nothing for hours. But since having a baby, I’ve been craving to do just that — relax and kick back, enjoy the sun and do nothing. Perhaps it’s the stress and exhaustion that come with motherhood. Since the […]

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Traveling When Pregnant — Don’t Let that Baby Bump Stop You!


As a full-time travel writer, I spend quite a fair bit of time on the road. And because of my hectic schedule and lifestyle, I somehow missed the signs that the universe was throwing at me and only found out I was pregnant at six months! (In case you missed it, here’s the announcement post.) […]

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