Little Day Out Travel

Great Family Trips and Travel Tips

We all love travelling and it’s never to early to dream and plan for the next little or big getaway. Join us and explore the top travel destinations for family trips and gather travel tips for your next big adventure!

Japan

VS Park, EXPOCITY, Osaka: Sporty Japanese Game Show Fun

VS Park, EXPOCITY, Osaka: Sporty Japanese Game Show Fun

Want to have some silly fun while in Osaka, Japan? VS Park at EXPOCITY in northern Osaka may be what you are looking for. Amusement Fun The BANDAI NAMCO indoor amusement centre offers plenty of sporty fun...
Noboribetsu Marine Park NIXE, Hokkaido: Penguin Parades & Other Marine Encounters With The Family

Noboribetsu Marine Park NIXE, Hokkaido: Penguin Parades & Other Marine Encounters With The Family

A trip to the Noboribetsu Marine Park NIXE, Hokkaido, yielded plenty of fun for the kids and was a great way for the family to experience the marine life up close in Japan’s northern...
Takino Park - Visiting Hokkaido with kids

Hokkaido with Kids: Visiting Japan’s Northern Island

Hokkaido, Japan is a beautiful place to visit. A foil to the urban landscape of Tokyo, Hokkaido offers plenty of outdoor experiences and nature spots which families can enjoy. For those planning a holiday...

Thailand

Visiting Pattaya with Kids: 5 Family-friendly Picks

Visiting Pattaya With Kids: 5 Family-friendly Picks

Without having step foot into this city commonly known for its high-rise condominiums, shopping malls and cabaret bars, 'Family-friendly Pattaya' would never have been a phrase I would have coined. That is until I...
HarborLand, Pattaya, Thailand

HarborLand Indoor Playground, Pattaya: Time Flies When You Are Having Fun

If visiting Pattaya, Thailand with young kids, consider a visit to HarborLand indoor playground! Billed as Asia's largest indoor playground, HarborLand has nine different play zones, each with separate admission charges but conveniently housed...
TrueLove at Neverland Husky Cafe, Bangkok

TrueLove at Neverland Husky Cafe in Bangkok

Judging by the crowds waiting to play with the dogs, there are plenty of Husky lovers out there and Bangkok's TrueLove at Neverland Husky Café is attracting them all. Also sometimes referred to as...

Taiwan

Taiwan with Kids: A Short Stopover

Taiwan With Kids: A Quick Stopover

We paid a visit to Taiwan with kids as a continuation from our Okinawan adventure, which you read about here. Why continue on to Taiwan from Okinawa? Well, it was partially for practical reasons as the...
Yehliu Geopark: Interesting Rock Formations Along A Beautiful Coast

Yehliu Geopark, Taiwan: Meet The Queen And Be A “Light Bulb” To Kissing Rocks

Remember the geography lessons we had in school about erosion? These lessons are brought to life in the most breathtaking way at Yehliu Geopark! The popular attraction is located along the Yehliu cape on...
Taipei MRT With Kids: An Easy Way To Enjoy Taiwan’s Capital

Taipei MRT With Kids: An Easy Way To Enjoy Taiwan’s Capital

Taipei is known for its well-planned public transport. The Mass Rapid Transit (MRT), in particular, has made travelling within the city a very convenient affair. Wondering if it’s a good idea to take the...

Australia

A Safari Adventure at Werribee Open Rang Zoo in Melbourne

A Safari Adventure At The Werribee Open Range Zoo In Melbourne

Melbourne is known for its hip café scene, cosmopolitan lifestyle and day trips out to lush, green nature. But little did we know that we could go on an African safari in Melbourne –...
Planning A Melbourne Holiday? Here Are Some Travel Tips And Ways To Save Money

Planning A Melbourne Holiday: Travel Tips And Ways To Save Money

Melbourne has a lot going for it as a top holiday destination. The City offers a mix of cosmopolitan and old-world charms, a trendy food scene and attractions within easy reach. Venture out of...
Pauline Gandel Children’s Gallery At Melbourne Museum: Families At Play Together

Pauline Gandel Children’s Gallery At Melbourne Museum: Families At Play Together

Choo Choo! All aboard! Visitors are invited to embark on a journey at the lighted train tunnel entrance to the Pauline Gandel Children’s Gallery at Melbourne Museum. As we entered, we were greeted by a...

Korea

Onemount, South Korea: Good Times At The Water Park And Snow Park

Onemount, South Korea: Good Times At The Water Park And Snow Park

On our recent family tour to South Korea, the first attraction we visited was Onemount in Goyang City, outside of Seoul. Rain or shine, summer or winter, it’s always a good time to take the...
Countries of the World: South Korea

Countries of the World: South Korea

In Little Day Out’s Countries of the World series, we ask expatriates living in Singapore to tell us more their home countries, their cultures and traditions. In this feature story, we learn more about...
Korea With Kids: Family Fun In Seoul With Theme Parks, Hanboks And Spectacular Sights

Korea With Kids: Family Fun In Seoul With Theme Parks, Hanboks And Spectacular Sights

South Korea has always been one of the places that my wife and I wanted to visit; we are drawn to the fascinating food, fashion and culture. So, when the opportunity came to go...

Malaysia

A Driving Holiday To Ipoh With Kids: Food, Fun & Good Times

A Driving Holiday To Ipoh With Kids: Food, Fun & Good Times

Had it not been for the strong encouragement of my brother-in-law, who’s an avid driver, we wouldn’t have dreamt of taking a road trip to Malaysia’s Ipoh with kids. The capital city of the...
Barney

The Little Big Club: Kids Meet Their Favourite Friends

Five Delights in One Location Get five familiar children’s favourites under one roof at The Little Big Club at Puteri Harbour Family Theme Park in Nusajaya, Johor. The Little Big Club is a blend of an...
Model of an Oil Rig

Petrosains, The Discovery Centre at Suria KLCC: Hands-on Fun With Science

Petrosains, The Discovery Centre is located on the fourth floor of the Suria KLCC shopping mall. This 70,000 square foot science centre by Petronas in Kuala Lumpur provides an engaging look at various interesting...

Indonesia

The Canopi Resort Bintan: Outside the Garden Tent

Family Holiday: Glamping it Out at The Canopi Resort, Bintan

We had a great time at The Canopi Resort Bintan and would recommend it for a big group holidays, especially if you are into sea sports.
Blue Mountain Kelong

Blue Mountain Kelong Mystique: Weekend Getaway

Strip away the glitz and glamour of a getaway, hunker down to the basics and what you get is a refreshing escape with plenty of space to reconnect with others around you and to...
The Residence Bintan: The Great Back-to-Nature Family Escape

The Residence Bintan: The Great Back-to-Nature Family Escape

It’s incredible how quickly we were whisked away from the stress of city living to The Residence Bintan. For three glorious days and two comfortable nights, we made our home in a luxurious one-bedroom...

Vietnam

7 Family-Friendly Things at Ba Na Hills, Vietnam

7 Family-Friendly Things To Do at Ba Na Hills, Vietnam

Located approximately 45 minutes by car from Da Nang, Vietnam and at an altitude of 1,487m above the ground, Ba Na Hills is the place to be if you wish to experience cool weather...
Sights at Hoi An Ancient Town, Vietnam

Hoi An Ancient Town: A Cultural Experience In Vietnam

If you wish to experience Vietnam’s rich cultural past, Hoi An Ancient Town, a UNESCO World Heritage Site, is one place to consider for your next vacation. Hoi An Ancient Town is located in Vietnam’s...

Con Market And Big C Supercentre: Shop Like A Local In Da Nang, Vietnam

If you ask Vietnamese locals in Da Nang where to shop, Con Market and Big C Supercenter are two places that are often recommended. In Da Nang, these two shops are conveniently located across...

Hong Kong / China

Victoria Park Playground, Victoria Park, Hong Kong: Playgrounds And Play Fields At Causeway Bay

Victoria Park, Hong Kong: Playgrounds And Play Fields At Causeway Bay

Located just steps away from the shopping hub that is Causeway Bay, Victoria Park is not only the biggest park on Hong Kong Island at over 19 hectares, it is also easily accessible by...
Hong Kong Science Museum: Exhibits And Things To Do, Especially With Kids

Hong Kong Science Museum: Exhibits And Things To Do, Especially With Kids

If you’re in Hong Kong with the family and looking for more than what the theme parks have to offer, then you definitely must include a visit to the Hong Kong Science Museum with...
Things To Do In Hong Kong With Toddlers And Kids

Things To Do In Hong Kong With Toddlers

Hong Kong is easily one of my favourite cities in the world, and I love that I now have my daughter to go on Hong Kong adventures with. Getting around Hong Kong with toddlers and...

Europe

Paris Family Trip: A Holiday With A Touch Of French Flair

Paris Family Trip: A Holiday With French Flair

Our Paris family trip started from a crowded waiting room at St Pancras International train station in London. We were waiting for the EuroStar to Gare du Nord train station, Paris. After a half-hour delay...
Visiting Sweden and Denmark with Kids

Nordic Wonders: Visiting Sweden and Denmark with Kids

Travelling with four children ranging from five to ten years old in Denmark and Sweden, we wondered if we would be able to find an itinerary that would satisfy everyone from kids to the adults. Gladly, we...
Useful Things To Know And Tips For Visiting HMS Belfast

Useful Things To Know And Tips For Visiting HMS Belfast

HMS Belfast is a former warship that has been turned into a floating museum. Docked along the Thames, close to Tower Bridge and opposite the Tower of London, it is a unique attraction that...

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