An Open Letter to Parents Wanting An Adventure. A letter inspired by messages from parents I get most days, asking how we made the leap and often saying they don't think they could do it. Dear Parent, You’re thinking of adventure. You have been adult-ing pretty well, even if most of it is an . . .
Personal travel blogs: Our #1 most expensive mistake of full time travel Hey guys! I recently posted in our personal travel blogs about how much we spend in one month living in Bali and I’m working on a detailed post of the exact costs of individual items, to help people wanting to have a cheap . . .
Stray dog bites and other issues in South East Asia *Turns up radio*. Ok, all together now: "WHO LET THE DOGS OUT? WHO, WHO WHO WHO?" Believe me, this is something we have asked ourselves countless times since embarking on our full time travel adventure. In the UK there are very clear laws, . . .
Sri Lanka blog: The things we wish we'd known We are currently in Chiang Mai, Thailand, enjoying relative luxury in our hotel with WiFi and complimentary toiletries and hot water and a swimming pool (for £12.50 a night, what a win!). We even have enough beds, albeit one actual bed, one camp bed and . . .
The 5 best things about Sri Lanka Hello from Kandy, in the central hills of Sri Lanka. We’ve been on the island for 8 weeks, mainly exploring the coast before we headed inland for more adventures. Sri Lanka has been a lot more of a challenge for our full time travelling family than Bali or . . .
The best Sri Lanka train journey: How we did it Hey friends. We are currently exploring the interior of Sri Lanka, staying in the large town of Kandy. We came here from Ella, a gorgeous little tourist town in the hills of the island and we decided to make the famous Ella to Kandy Sri Lanka train . . .
Climbing Little Adam's Peak Sri Lanka with kids Hello friends! We recently visited Ella, a lovely tourist town in the hills of Sri Lanka, and we had a blast (see our complete family friendly guide to Ella here). One of the things we loved about Ella was the abundance of free things to do such as . . .
Ella Sri Lanka: A hidden gem Where to go, what to see and do and where to stay in Ella Sri Lanka Our full time traveling family has found possibly our favourite place on this gorgeous island- Ella Sri Lanka, the mountain town in the interior hills. Ella is both a refuge from the buzz of Sri . . .
Udawalawe safari with a 2, 5 and 7 year old If you are looking for the bare facts about visiting the Udawalawe safari and don't want to read about our experience (I recommend you do, of course) scroll down to the bottom of this post for the Fact Box. Hey lovely people. We are currently in the . . .
Swimming with turtles: A once in a lifetime experience Hello friends! We have just arrived back from taking our kids to have possibly the coolest experience yet of our full time travel: swimming with turtles in Sri Lanka. (Head to the bottom of the post for where to do it and how much it . . .