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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! ...
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 ...
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 5 – Guatemala, Antigua
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Week 5 – Guatemala, Antigua

Arriving in Guatemala was very exciting and totally unknown as It was the first new country we visited. Driving through the city felt very much like Mexico City. But with no Metro system, the buses are packed to the brim. Our Air BnB owner Johnny met us at the airport and took the scenic route till we reached Antigua (1h30m). Things to do with kids in Antigua, Guatemala Antigua is a great alternative ...
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 ...
Bolivia
South America

Bolivia

One of the places that we really wanted to see was the Bolivian Salt Flats! But given the extremely high altitudes, we started to think that it was not possible, until we came across Peru Hop Peru Hop would enable us to travel from Peru to Bolivia on the ground the acclimatising to the differing altitudes every step of the way. We will still need to take precautions but we feel that this was our best ...
Peru
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Peru

We are currently in Lima, Peru and plan on exploring as much of the country as possible! We have joined forces with this amazing company called Peru Hop. Together with them, we hope to explore the real Peru and see places that may have been difficult to access with kids. This is our planned route below

Peru Hop will take us from Peru all the way to Bolivia! Bring it on, bring it ...
Week 3 – Mexico, La Paz & Mexico City
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Week 3 – Mexico, La Paz & Mexico City

Itinerary for week 2 of 3 we spent travelling around Mexico with kids La Paz – Day 1-4 After a sleepless night (its was very noisy outside our hotel) we packed up and drove to La Paz. Another hour away, on highway Mexico 19 and 1, the drive was pretty pleasant and arriving in La Paz was literally a breath of fresh air. Driving along the Malecon (waterfront) is lovely, on one side the water and on the ...
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.