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

Fuji TV Building Observation Deck, Odaiba: The View From The Big Sphere

Fuji TV Building Observation Deck, Odaiba: The View From The Big Sphere

If there is one structure that captures that futuristic spirit of Odaiba, it is the Fuji TV Building. There is no mistaking the silver-coloured building and the big round sphere that is the Fuji...
NIFREL In Osaka, Japan: A Unique Aquazoo Experience

NIFREL In Osaka, Japan: A Unique Aquazoo Experience

What exactly is NIFREL in Osaka, Japan? Is it a zoo? Is it an aquarium?To answer the question, NIFREL is an aquazoo – a unique combination of an aquarium, a zoo and some would...
VR Zone Osaka: Heart-Stopping Fun At Osaka’s VR Entertainment Facility

VR Zone Osaka: Heart-Stopping Fun At Osaka’s VR Entertainment Facility

Conveniently located on the eighth floor of the HEP Five mall, VR Zone Osaka is just a five-minute walk from Umeda Station in Osaka, Japan. Having never been to such a VR entertainment facility,...

Thailand

Visiting Khao Yai, Thailand: European-Style Villages, Animal Encounters And A Chocolate Factory Just Outside Bangkok

Visiting Khao Yai, Thailand: Quaint European-Style Villages, Animal Encounters And A Chocolate Factory Just...

Sprinkled with quaint Italian-inspired villages, wineries with vineyards and flower fields against a mountainous backdrop, the region of Khao Yai near Bangkok, Thailand, offers visitors a chance to savour petite European town experiences.Khao Yai...
Line Village Bangkok: Meet Brown, Cony And Friends

Line Village Bangkok: Meet Brown, Cony And Friends

The Line Village Bangkok themed attraction in Thailand’s capital has opened, bringing to life the digital characters from Line mobile messenger app. Fans of Brown, Cony, Sally, Choco and the other cute Line Friends...
Terminal 21 Bangkok

Terminal 21 Bangkok: Destination Shopping

A shopping mall disguised as an airport, Terminal 21 Bangkok brings new meaning to the term "shopping destination". Conveniently located next to Asok BTS station, Terminal 21 features nine floors of shops and restaurants. Enter the...

Taiwan

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...
Maokong, Taiwan: Good Tea, Great Views and a Fun Gondola Ride Up

Maokong, Taiwan: Good Tea, Great Views and a Fun Gondola Ride Up

Maokong is a picturesque village located at the top of a mountain in the Wenshan District of Taipei. Steeped in tea culture, having once been the biggest tea growing area of Taipei, it is...
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...

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

Waterfall

Annyeong – The Universal Language of Hello

"Annyeong!"Our little boy raced out of the lift with a bright smile on his face. He waved his hands in delight at the middle-aged couple waiting at the lift lobby, and greeted them enthusiastically.Expecting...
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...
Teddy Bear Museums in Jeju Island, South Korea

Teddy Bear Museums on South Korea’s Jeju Island: Beary Special Fun

Two interesting Teddy Bear Museums in Jeju – Teseum, a safari-themed teddy bear theme park, and Jeju Teddy Bear Museum, bring the iconic soft toy to life.
South Korea

Malaysia

Hello KItty

Sanrio Hello Kitty Town Review: Life through the Eyes of a Cartoon Cat

Hello to Hello Kitty The Sanrio Hello Kitty Town at the Puteri Harbour Family Theme Park, Malaysia, is a place that promises to indulge Hello Kitty fans with their fill of all things to do...
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...
Legoland

A First Visit to LEGOLAND Hotel

The children were excited once the building came into view. From afar, the hotel looked as if it was built from brightly coloured, gigantic lego bricks. There was no mistaking that we had arrived...

Indonesia

A Fantastic Family Holiday At Club Med Bali With Kids: Fun For All With No Need For Any Planning At All

A Fantastic Family Holiday At Club Med Bali With Kids: Fun For All With...

The Club Med holiday experience is legendary but while I’ve heard of it, I have not experienced it myself. As the planner who usually loves to decide what to do during holidays, it was...
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...
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.

Vietnam

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...
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...

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...
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...
Hong Kong Family Trip Itinerary: How To Ace Your Holiday With Kids

Hong Kong Family Trip Itinerary: How To Ace Your Holiday With Kids

Hong Kong is such an exciting city to visit, however, visiting Hong Kong with kids is a whole different ball game, and can be very daunting for numerous reasons. If you’re thinking of going...

Europe

St Paul’s Cathedral - London With Kids: Family-Friendly Things To Do And Suggestions

London With Kids: Family-Friendly Things To Do And Suggestions

Planning a trip to London with kids? There is an amazing range of things to do and it can feel quite overwhelming trying to deciding what to see and do.When visiting London with kids,...
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...
Climbing York Minster: Ascending The Central Tower

Climbing York Minster: Ascending The Central Tower

York Minster is nothing less than impressive. We first caught sight of it as we approached the walled city from the train station and, of course, we had to pay it a visit.The imposing...
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