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Renting a Condo in Bangkok
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Renting a Condo in Bangkok

So, this was a very interesting experience! Finding a condo in Bangkok to rent for a month was actually way more stressful than we thought it was going to be. We had looked on Air bnb prior to reaching Bangkok and did a lot of research about the best way around it. We weren't sure how long we were going to spend in Bangkok, but we knew it would be at least a month. All roads led to going to Bangkok ...
Hot Water Beach
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Hot Water Beach

Visiting Hot Water beach on the Coromandel Peninsula on the North Island of New Zealand certainly is a unique experience. It's one of the most popular geothermal attractions in NZ because of its underground hot springs. You can take advantage of this natural hot water in between low and high tide. Bring your own spade or hire one by the beach car park, walk on down and dig yourself your very own spa! ...
The Best Churros
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The Best Churros



We love desert and are always on the hunt for a sweet treat after dinner. While strolling around the lovely Ilha Grande in Rio, we stumbled across the lovely Marcio's Churro stand and we were so glad we did! ...
Eating Bugs in Thailand
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Eating Bugs in Thailand

You don't have to go to many markets in Thailand before you see deep fried bugs being sold! From grasshoppers to beetles, Thai's love a good bug and they snack on them like crisps. We have visited Thailand so many times but never cared for trying these little critters. This time, I thought 'why not?'. Benjamin on the other hand, stayed behind the camera, he tends to eat with his eyes and was not ...
Swimming with Sharks & Stingrays in French Polynesia
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Swimming with Sharks & Stingrays in French Polynesia



Spotting Sharks and Stingrays from our overwater bungalow at the Intercontinental Resort & Spa Moorea was so much fun that we had to go looking for them in the daytime. It wasn't hard as these sharks swim in shallow waters and can be found close to the shore. We took a couple of kayaks out and before we knew it, we were surrounded by sharks and stingrays. The sharks are harmless and ...
Peru & Bolivia Hop Review
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Peru & Bolivia Hop Review

Thanks to the services offered by Peru & Bolivia Hop, we as a family were able to explore Peru and Bolivia without worrying about altitude sickness. It was a hassle free way to see both Peru & Bolivia and saved us a lot of time planning. Check out our review which will give you a great insight into the route, the buses, the trips, the stops and how we managed to see a lot of Peru using these ...
Iguazu Waterfalls – The Argentinian side
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Iguazu Waterfalls – The Argentinian side



Getting to experience Iguazu Waterfalls is so immense, you've probably seen so many pictures and video's and been like "holy cow ,that is awesome I need to go ", but making sure you do the right things and preparing before will make your life so much more easier on that special day.

Wear the right attire You will probably spend anything between 4-6 hours walking around the site ...
Week 6 – Guatemala, Lake Atitlan
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Week 6 – Guatemala, Lake Atitlan

Lake Atitlan, Guatemala Getting to Lake Atitlan from Antigua or Guatemala City is super easy and there are various options at various prices. The yellow chicken buses are the cheapest and probably the fastest as they fly around the corners. Then there is a shared shuttle which costs around 80Qz per person. The bus will have about 14people on it. The most expensive option is a private transfer which is ...
Week 4 – Cancun, Puerto Morales, Tulum & Chichen Itza
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Week 4 – Cancun, Puerto Morales, Tulum & Chichen Itza

Itinerary with kids travelling in Mexico, Cancun, Puerto Morales, Tulum & Chichen Itza ...
The Time has come!
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The Time has come!



We have finally started our journey! Here we are sitting at Gatwick Airport waiting to board our first flight of many. I have to say that I already feel a sense of relief. The sides of my mouth are turned up and I can finally relax, knowing that, what we have packed will have to do.



Being in Vancouver has made our plan a reality and the future now feels ...
The Flip Flop Family

The Flip Flop Family have decided to kick our daily routines to the kerb and travel in the pursuit of fun and adventure! Join in our journey.