Category Archives: Travel

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 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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

Diving in Fujairah: Al Boom Diving – The Best in the UAE

Many visitors to the United Arab Emirates are surprised to find that this Middle Eastern country is home to a number of memorable dive sites.  Sure, countries like Egypt are known for their diving, but the UAE? Not so much. If you’re looking jump in and see the UAE’s ocean life for yourself, there’s one […]

What Is It REALLY Like to Visit Chernobyl? Inside the Exclusion Zone

Chernobyl Exclusion Zone

Early on the morning of April 25th, 1986, the world experienced the worst nuclear disaster ever seen, at the Chernobyl nuclear power plant.  The fourth reactor at Chernobyl reacted badly during a test and, what should have been a routine shutdown to prevent damage, resulted in absolute disaster.  The resulting (and unexpected) power surge, caused […]

Lake Alta Hike: Queenstown’s Top-Secret Alpine Day Track

The Lake Alta hike is a favourite amongst locals, but very few tourists have ever heard of it. If you’re looking for amazing alpine scenery, views to die for and a good little workout, all without having to drive far from Queenstown, this Lake Alta hiking guide is for you! Not only does the Lake […]

Queenstown to Christchurch: Drive Yourself Happy with Our Inspired Itinerary

The Queenstown to Christchurch drive is, without doubt, one of the most incredible quick-drive vacation offerings for visitors to New Zealand. With amazing scenery, adrenaline-inducing adventures, immersive nature and world-renowned Kiwi hospitality, a South Island road trip really is the pinnacle of any trip to Aotearoa.  If you’re short on time, or just want to […]

Goldie Bush Walkway (+ Mokoroa Falls): Auckland’s Most Unique Hike

Auckland is home to many amazing hiking tracks (or as we Kiwis like to call them, bush walks), including a secret spot best known by locals; the Goldie Bush Walkway which adjoins the Mokoroa Stream Track and Mokoroa Falls Track.  A great example of natural beauty, this accessible spot makes an excellent Auckland day hike.  […]

How to Get to New Chums Beach: New Zealand’s Most Scenic Bay

New Chums Beach

With one of the world’s top 10 beaches (and our favourite in New Zealand) an easy drive from Auckland, there’s no need to fly to a tropical island for a taste of paradise!  This guide will help you get to New Chums Beach, and, perhaps most importantly, to find that incredible lookout that I know […]

Hungarian Street Food & Snacks: Foods You Have to Try in Budapest!

If food is the way to a man’s heart then a street food tour is surely the best way to really experience a new city.  Recently we joined Secret Food Tours and fell in love with the Hungarian capital all over again – isn’t it time you did the same? Though of course we can’t […]

New Zealand South Island Itinerary: A 10 Day Highlights Road Trip

The pinnacle of travel dreams for many, we’re excited to bring you this New Zealand South Island itinerary; 10 days of Kiwi highlights for the busiest of travellers. With incredible mountain ranges, crystal clear lakes, braided rivers and native flora and fauna, New Zealand’s South Island really does need to be seen to be believed. […]

Vacation 101: The Perfect Cruise for Everyone

Thanks to the introduction of megaships, innovative changes onboard and a change of clientelle, cruises are now genuinely an incredible holiday option for literally everyone. Whatever you’re looking for, you’ll find it onboard a cruise ship and at the amazing ports they visit. Can any one vacation option really suit everyone though? If you’re looking at […]

Ethique Review: The Perfect Happy-Planet Beauty Bar Solution for Travellers

Always on the hunt for ways to minimise our luggage whilst travelling, I recently put a number of Ethique’s solid beauty bars through their paces during my carry-on only month in Europe.  These shampoos, conditioners, laundry bars and more all performed better than I could have hoped for and now have a permanent place in […]

Phantasialand Review: The (Unknown) Cologne Theme Park You Need to Visit ASAP!

Tucked away just outside of Cologne, you’ll find Phantasialand, a firm favourite amongst Germans but a relatively unknown theme park to the rest of the world. During a flying visit to the region, we couldn’t help but make the trip out to the park and see for ourselves what was on offer.  The following is our […]