Dubai

KidZania Dubai – Real-World Experience in Kid-Sized City

You know how your kids love to pretend to be little grown ups? Well, at KidZania, they can be little grown ups and more. KidZania is a safe and interactive edutainment centre where children can step...
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Dubai: Underwater Zoo & Creepy Crawlies (Review)

If you're visiting Dubai, don't miss out on the Underwater Zoo in Dubai Mall. Part of the Dubai Aquarium, the Underwater Zoo is located on the second level of the mall. The zoo is divided into three...
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Dubai Aquarium (Review)

Naturally, Dubai Aquarium and Underwater Zoo was on our list of must-do during our visit to Dubai. Our first sight of the Dubai Aquarium was the astounding glass panel INSIDE the Dubai Mall!!...
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Dubai: Play & Swim With Dolphins

Swimming with dolphins was a desire that my 6-year-old daughter had. And we were delighted with the opportunity to make it come true for her in DUBAI. At Atlantis, the 7-star hotel no less. It was...
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Dubai Wild Wadi Waterpark (Review)

I echo my kids when I am asked to describe Wild Wadi Dubai - IT IS SUPER AWESOME!! We've heard so much about Wild Wadi from our Dubai friends, we could not wait to get wet at this waterpark! And...
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Burj Khalifa Dubai – Top Of The World

We do not usually succumb to typical tourist sightseeing unless it is something amazing. Burj Khalifa in Dubai, as the world's tallest tower and an amazingly stunning architecture, qualifies as...
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Dubai – Desert Safari

Desert Safari — one of the biggest highlights of our trip to Dubai! Desert Safari is definitely a novelty treat. Make sure you wear comfortable clothing - depending on the time of your visit, long...
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10 Family-Friendly Things To Do In Dubai

My son wants to go skiing. My daughter wants to go play. My husband wants to hang out with friends. I want to go shopping. What do you do when each family member has a different agenda for your...
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Hong Kong

Travel: Hong Kong With Girlfriends

Hong Kong is one of my favourite travel destinations.  I've visited it on a budget shopping-cum-partying trip with girlfriends while we were young and single.  I've been there as a young...
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Cheapest Dim Sum In The World

On my recent trip to Hong Kong, I learned that there was a Michelin Star restaurant in Hong Kong that serves the best and possibly cheapest Dim Sum in the World.  I simply had to check it out. On a...
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India

Lost In The Streets Of India.

This is my guide, Iqbal.  He was a street kid who once roamed the dusty streets of India. This is the story of how he became a street kid. Iqbal  was born in a poor labour-class family. He was...
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Salaam Baalak Trust – Walk In The Shoes of Street Kids

A friend of mine shared this YouTube clip by Coco Cola and I am compelled to share it with all of you.  In celebration of its 125th birthday on May 8th, 2011, Coca-Cola launched an awesome "Where...
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Charity: Street Kids of India

Did you know that the #1 reason for kids in India to run away from home is to pursue an acting career in Bollywood? This was an unexpected revelation from our guide from the The Salaam Baalak Trust...
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Travelling With Kids: India

We introduced our kids to the 3D animated series, Little Krishna earlier this year. Since then, there have been much admiration and curiosity about the little blue deity.  So, for our year-end...
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Indonesia

Japan

Travel: Hong Kong With Girlfriends

Hong Kong is one of my favourite travel destinations.  I've visited it on a budget shopping-cum-partying trip with girlfriends while we were young and single.  I've been there as a young...
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Cheapest Dim Sum In The World

On my recent trip to Hong Kong, I learned that there was a Michelin Star restaurant in Hong Kong that serves the best and possibly cheapest Dim Sum in the World.  I simply had to check it out. On a...
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Malaysia

5 BIG Reasons To Shop At LEGOLAND

With a name like The Big Shop at LEGOLAND® Malaysia, let the shopper in you go wild. There are 5 great shopping avenues in LEGOLAND - the Mini Market, The Big Shop, King's Market, The Brick Shop,...
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LEGOLAND Malaysia: Rides For Kids Above 6

LEGOLAND® Malaysia is an interactive park that engages you at all levels. As soon as you enter the park, your senses are immediately stimulated by the array of activities. With over 40 rides, shows...
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Let’s Go To LEGOLAND Malaysia

My kids could not wait to go to LEGOLAND® Malaysia! So when the media invite came, we were all gear to go! A mere 15-minute ride from Singapore's Tuas checkpoint, the journey to LEGOLAND® is an easy...
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LEGOLAND Malaysia: LEGO Figures

There are no words for these life-sized LEGO figures! Check out this pictorial post!   Our visit was generously hosted by the Legoland Malaysia who in no way influenced the comments...
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Theme Parks: LEGOLAND Malaysia

LEGOLAND® Malaysia opens officially today! The first international theme park in Malaysia, and first of its kind in Asia.  The sixth in the  world, LEGOLAND® Malaysia sits on 510 000 metre square...
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Philippines

Travelling With Kids: Feeding Stingrays In Maldives

When my husband told me that WE had WON a trip to the Maldives, I thought he was joking! But he wasn't. Everything you heard about the Maldives is TRUE.  It has the bluest skies, clearest seas,...
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Singapore

Sri Lanka

Travelling With Kids: Sri Lanka Bentota

When we planned our family vacation, it was always the neighbouring Asian countries or the far West. We never considered Sri Lanka as a destination until we were invited to a friend's birthday...
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