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Ella to Kandy Scenic Train Ride
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Ella to Kandy Scenic Train Ride

It's fairly easy to travel around Sri Lanka. The train journeys are convenient and many of them have great views too. The Kandy to Ella, Ella to Kandy train is one of the most scenic train journeys you can do in Sri Lanka and it is not to be missed. Top Tip If you would like a reserved seat in first class, make sure you book your tickets a few days in advance as they do sell out. You can buy your ticket ...
Langkawi Adventure Park
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Langkawi Adventure Park

When you walk around Langkawi, you will see the tour desks selling tickets to the Adventure & Xtreme Park. At first we thought 10 activities in 1 day might be a bit too much for our young kids and we only really wanted to do the Sky Bike. But after we delved into the tour further, we realised that you only spend a short time on each activity and actually that keeps the kids entertained for ...
Whale watching in Sri Lanka
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Whale watching in Sri Lanka



No trip to Sri Lanka is complete without going Whale watching in Mirissa! We teamed up with the very hospitable Raja & The Whales to explore the Indian Ocean in search of Whales! In this video, you can see exactly what to expect when you book with Raja & The Whales. Their pricing is competitive at 6000Rs for adults and 3000Rs for children 6-12years old. We have friends who ...
Mini & Zach’s Take on Monkey’s
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Mini & Zach’s Take on Monkey’s



During our travel through South East Asia, we have encountered monkeys everywhere! Our kids fortunately learnt the rules at the Monkey Forest in Ubud, Indonesia. In the south of Thailand, the wild monkeys from Monkey beach jumped onto our long tail boat and hijacked all the food they could find. Although no one was hurt on this occasion, there have been many stories of people being ...
Exploring New Zealand in a Camper Van Part 1
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Exploring New Zealand in a Camper Van Part 1

We planned a 4 week road trip around North & South Island and booked a Jucy Condo Camper van to carry us around. See our Condo review here: When we touched down in NZ, Benjamin was probably the most excited out of all of us. NZ, had always been one of those places that we'd hope to visit someday. With a 30hour flight from the UK it's not one that we had contemplated with 2 young kids. But only 5hours ...
Living with Less
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Living with Less

Travelling has made me realise how little we need in order to live a fulfilling life. Here is a video of my thoughts on minimalism and how I want to encourage my family to continue living this way whenever we return to normality. ...
Easter Islands
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Easter Islands

Visiting Easter Islands was a dream come true. It was exactly what we expected and more. You really get a sense of isolation and being in the middle of nowhere. The Island is small enough to drive around in a few hours so you get your bearings quickly and the Rapa Nui people are really nice. Overall, a visit to the Easter Islands will fill you with amusement and mystery and leave you wanting to know ...
Fijian Homestay
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Fijian Homestay

When you think of Fiji, most people picture the gorgeous white sands and the clear blue water. It's true, Fiji definitely has that, with all the amazing islands you can visit, you really are spoilt for choice. But having been to Fiji, the first thing we think of is the people. We maybe stereotypical is saying that all Fijian people are lovely but all the people we came across during our visit were ...
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! ...
Nusa Penida Island, Indonesia
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Nusa Penida Island, Indonesia

Nusa Penida is one of 3 islands very close to Bali. You can take a day trip to Nusa Penida or stay for longer. Either way, it is possible to do a whistle stop tour of the island with or without children and this is how we did it! This video is filled with our top tips to help you plan your time on the Island and really hope it helps you with your planning.

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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.