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Kyushu with Kids June 2018 – Yufuin Kirishima Kagoshima, and of course Fukuoka.

This was our third trip to Kyushu in less than 3 years. We travelled in a party of 10 people and basically, with my limited Japanese, I was the tour guide. I was SO tired after this trip (and also 6 months pregnant). Anyhow. Kyushu is a large island and there is SO much to… Continue reading Kyushu with Kids June 2018 – Yufuin Kirishima Kagoshima, and of course Fukuoka.

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Preparing for a Winter Holiday with Kids

Because of the sheer amount of winter clothing required for a family of 5, and how bulky the clothes are, I’m almost ready to declare that there will absolutely be NO MORE winter holidays for the next few years!! In the meantime, I have been getting some questions about winter clothing and I’ve seen people… Continue reading Preparing for a Winter Holiday with Kids

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Skiing in Hokkaido (with kids): Tomamu Part 1

I previously written a post on How to get to Hokkaido from Singapore, and I haven’t followed up until now because we did not one but two ski trips to Tomamu within the three months of the December and March holidays! Here are some of my tips based on these two experiences. Why Tomamu? On… Continue reading Skiing in Hokkaido (with kids): Tomamu Part 1

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Parenting Padawans – Star Wars Identities and Yoda’s advice

  A long long time ago (ok 2016), in a city far far away (ok well we do have direct flights to Munich), we went to an exhibition entitled Star Wars Identities. We didn’t know much about it at all, except that it was about Star Wars, and it would be raining the whole day… Continue reading Parenting Padawans – Star Wars Identities and Yoda’s advice

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Getting flights from Singapore to Kyushu Japan

One of my last posts was about how to get from Singapore to Hokkaido, and I was surprised that so many people were interested in it! Thank you for all the love and interest! I am also so happy that our Kyushu posts have been helpful to many readers, and as we are currently planning… Continue reading Getting flights from Singapore to Kyushu Japan