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.
Where to stay: Hoshino Tomamu Risonare, Tower 1 or Tower 2? Hoshino Tomamu is made up of two sections – The Towers 1 and 2, and Risonare North and South Towers. Now that we have stayed in Risonare and both Tower 1 and Tower 2, for my family, we would choose Risonare. The rooms Risonare… Continue reading All About Hoshino Tomamu Part 2
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
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
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
Thinking of a winter holiday this year end? I have all the tips on how to plan your flights from Singapore to Hokkaido.
I recently attended a Christmas event hosted by Far East Holdings for the media. It was a wonderfully put together dinner, and with a great mix of people. It was nice to meet the people from Far East as well as other people from the media whom I’ve never met before. Anyway one of the… Continue reading Village Hotel Changi Staycation for Families!
Woohoo! On to the next part of our Shanghai trip! And nooo it’s not water villages. Everyone has heard some reservations with regards to going to Shanghai Disneyland, so here I have 3 essential tips for you and your whole family to enjoy your trip! Shanghai Disneyland Hot Tip #1: Stay at the Shanghai Disneyland… Continue reading Shanghai Disneyland Park with kids – 2017
Yes, we were in Shanghai again! Please read my previous posts on Shanghai, and my latest post on whether Shanghai is safe for kids (spoiler: yes, it is). We took the red eye flight out of Singapore at 1am, landing into Shanghai shortly after 7am to make the most of our time. It was a… Continue reading Shanghai for kids – September 2017
Although we are no strangers to Shanghai, we decided to take a trip there to visit our friends since we didn’t have any other September holiday plans and our friends will be moving back soon. You might like to read my other Shanghai posts here. During this period, I noticed that people have been overwhelmingly… Continue reading Shanghai for kids – safe or not?