Kayaking Auckland: Sunset Kayaking to Browns Island (Motukorea)

Just a stone’s throw from the busiest CBD in New Zealand, you might be surprised to find an incredible opportunity to take to the water.  Sunset kayakiing to Browns Island ticks all of your outdoor-loving adventure boxes – Kayaking Auckland’s harbour should be a challenge that everyone takes on – travellers and locals alike. Kayaking […]

The Perfect Day Trip in Seoul (or Even Better, 2 Days in Seoul) – Prepare to be Surprised!

This guide will help you plan an incredible stopover in South Korea’s capital city; whether you’re planning a day trip in Seoul or have 2 days in Seoul, it’ll see you right.  A surprising highlight in South Korea, Seoul needs to be on your travel wish-list! Vibrant and exciting whilst somehow being both modern and […]

Weekend Getaways NZ North Island: Incredible Things To Do in New Zealand North Island

Jump straight on in… Weekend Getaways NZ North Island: Time to Get Planning With These Incredible Things To Do in New Zealand North Island!Northland: The Start of our Amazing Things To Do in New Zealand North IslandWhen to Visit NorthlandWhere to StayWhat to Do in NorthlandWeekend Getaways NZ North Island:  AucklandWhen to Visit Tāmaki MakaurauWhere […]

Is Bogota Safe? Falling Victim to the Bird Poo Scam

In a country like Colombia, safety is a common consideration for travellers.  Certain parts of the country have a reputation for being a little rough and ready; Bogota being the area of most concern.  When it all comes down to it though, is Bogota safe? We enjoyed our time in Bogota, though I must admit, […]

Sailing Greek Islands: The Perfect Non-Touristy One Week Greece Itinerary

As an expert in sailing Greek Islands, we’re delighted to bring you this guest post from Emily of Two Get Lost.  Having sailed professionally and exploring most of this incredible country, you know this is a one week Greece itinerary that’s worth paying attention to! A sailing holiday in Greece is most people’s idea of […]

North Island New Zealand Highlights: Haere Mai (Welcome) to Your Kiwi Adventure

Though the South Island often takes centre stage in Aotearoa, there is no doubt that our North Island New Zealand highlights are world class. Home to our best, most authentic cultural experiences, sub-tropical beaches, temperate weather, incredible hiking and awe inspiring geothermal activity, these are North Island New Zealand highlights that just can’t be missed. […]

Your 2 Day Rotorua Itinerary: Plan a Weekend of Fun, Adventure, Culture and Nature!

If you’re looking for an action-packed Rotorua itinerary (which just happens to be perfect for a weekend or short break), we’ve got you covered.  Offering something for everyone, this hub of culture and adventure is one you can’t miss whilst visiting New Zealand. Rotorua is widely recognised and the cultural capital of New Zealand and […]

10 Unusual Things to Do in Amsterdam: Live Like a Local

Living in one of the most unique cities in Europe, we asked Sam, a local to Amsterdam to share her favourite inside tips.  The following are her recommendations for the best unusual things to do in Amsterdam. Amsterdam is an extremely popular tourist destination in the Netherlands that attracts millions of tourists a year. The […]

Exploring the Cu Chi Tunnels of Vietnam

The Cu Chi Tunnels are an incredible network of connecting tunnels, in the Cu Chi District of Ho Chi Minh City in Vietnam. This popular destination is actually part of a much larger network of tunnels under Vietnam, of which the country has never discovered the full length of. Several military campaigns took place in […]

What is the Best Way to Travel Around Europe? Comparing Transport Options

Europe offers a lot to travellers but with so many amazing places to see and plenty of land to cover, you might be left wondering; what is the best way to travel around Europe? When planning a trip through this incredible continent, it’s easy to get overwhelmed by all of the options.  With fantastic places […]

The Only Peru 2 Week Itinerary You’ll Ever Need: Peruvian Highlights Galore!

Machu Picchu Peru

Organise and plan an amazing adventure with this descriptive Peru 2 week itinerary.  From sand dunes to rain forests, wild oceans to ancient Incan citadels, modern cities to indigenous villages; Peru has more than enough to create an incredible jam-packed 2 week itinerary. Peru was a massive highlight of our six months in South America […]

The Best Hiking in Europe: 6 Trails You Can’t Miss

With such incredible landscapes in Europe, there is incredible hiking to be had.  This guide shares the best hiking in Europe so you can plan your next big waking vacation.  The Old Continent is one of the most historically saturated and topographically diverse terrains in the world. There is just so much to do and […]

Swim with Whales in Tonga – Plan Your Next Bucket List Adventure

If there’s one wild animal encounter you add to your bucket list, make sure it is to swim with whales in Tonga! Not only was our snorkel with the humpbacks the best wild animal encounter I’ve ever had, but as a quick and easy trip from New Zealand, it was also one of the easiest […]

New Zealand Travel Tips For First-Time Visitors: The Ultimate Guide to Aotearoa

New Zealand is a bucket list destination for many but planning a trip to the bottom of the world is a big task.  It’s for this very reason that having access to a great set of top New Zealand travel tips is essential! As kiwis born and bred, we’re excited to bring you this conclusive […]

The Best Hikes in Switzerland – Trails to Suit All Fitness Levels

Widely recognised as one of the top global destinations for hiking, Switzerland is home to some of the best trails in not only Europe but the world!  Whether you’re a novice hiker, looking to build your fitness, or an experienced hiker just looking to take it easy, these are the following is a list of […]

Plan the Ultimate US West Coast Road Trip: Itinerary, Packing List, Budget & More

Planning a west coast road trip itinerary in the USA can feel like a daunting task. With so many epic locations and things to see you could spend a lifetime exploring all that the western half of the United States has to offer! In order to truly experience the beauty and diversity of the west […]

10 Things to Do in Prague in December: Christmas Markets and So Much More!

This guide is designed to help you figure out the very best things to do in Prague in December.  An ideal time to visit, tourists and locals alike enjoy Christmas cheer in this magical European winter wonderland.  The following suggestions will help you to maximise your time in the capital (and largest city) of the […]

Everything You Need to Know About Huangshan: Hike China’s Yellow Mountain

https://www.our3kidsvtheworld.com/how-to-book-tickets-for-the-beijing-to-xian-train/ Huangshan, also known as Yellow Mountain, has been a popular destination in China since the ancient times famed for its uniquely-shaped rocks, incredible pine trees, hot springs and for the phenomena known as the  ‘sea of clouds’. It really looks like something out of Avatar! As transportation has become more convenient, this beautiful gem has […]

The Realities of Living and Working on a Yacht: Set Sail for Adventure!

Emily and Adam sold up their worldly belongings to spend their time living and working on a yacht.  Their courage has paid dividends and now they live a life that most of us can only dream of! We’re really excited to bring you this awesome guest post from Emily, as she shares the realities of […]

12 Christchurch Activities You Can’t Miss – As Shared by a Local

With so many amazing Christchurch activities on offer, we’ve roped in Jennifer of Backyard Travel Family to help with this amazing guide.  She is a real expert in all things Canterbury so you know you can trust her tried and tested recommendations. Christchurch, the gateway to the South Island, celebrates its English heritage like nowhere […]