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

Sunshine Aquarium in Ikebukoro, Tokyo: Underwater Journey, Up In The Sky

Sunshine Aquarium in Ikebukoro, Tokyo: Underwater Journey, Up In The Sky

Sunshine Aquarium has one of the most unique locations for an aquarium – the rooftop of a shopping mall. Found at the top of the World Import Building at Sunshine City in Ikebukoro, Tokyo, Sunshine...
A Day Trip To Nara, Japan: Deer, Sights And Mochi

A Day Trip To Nara, Japan: Deer, Sights and Mochi!

Around 30 km away from Osaka, Nara is easily accessible from Japan’s second largest city. While on vacation with the family in Osaka, we decided to take a day trip to Nara to explore...
Tennoji Zoo, Osaka: Animals In The City

Tennoji Zoo, Osaka: Animals In The City

The Tennoji Zoo in Osaka can trace its history back to 1915 when it opened on 1 January. It is the third zoological garden to be built in Japan and is home to about...

Thailand

Dream World Bangkok, Thailand: Family-Friendly Amusement Park With Rides, Animals & Snow!

Dream World Bangkok, Thailand: Family-Friendly Amusement Park With Rides, Animals & Snow!

Are you game for a “classic” but huge family-friendly amusement park packed with tons of outdoor and indoor activities? Dream World Bangkok, Thailand is a whole-day family affair with over 40 different rides, shows...
Tuk Tuk - Bangkok with Kids

Bangkok With Kids: Places You Can Visit Without Straying Too Far from the BTS

As a travel destination, Bangkok is probably best known for its food, night markets and cheap massages. However, if you are planning a visit to Bangkok with kids, even young kids, the city still...
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...

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...
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...

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

6 Family-Friendly Places To Visit On Jeju Island With Kids

6 Family-Friendly Places To Visit On Jeju Island With Kids

Jeju Island, South Korea’s largest island is a favourite destination for holiday makers. It has a wonderful mix of natural attractions and fun attractions for visitors, especially families visiting Jeju island with kids.Here are...
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...
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...
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...
Fish at Aquaria KLCC, Aquarium at Kuala Lumpur Convention Centre

Aquaria KLCC: Deep Dive at the KLCC Aquarium

Aquaria KLCC provides a look at the wonders hidden within the oceans and waterways of the world. This Kuala Lumpur Convention Centre aquarium has been open since 2005 and aims to inspire conservation and...
Malacca Food: What To Eat While On A Jonker Jaunt In Malacca

Malacca Food: What To Eat While On A Jonker Jaunt In Malacca

Arguably the most famous heritage street in Malacca, Jonker Street or Jonker Walk is an enclave of delicious, local Malacca food, hipster cafes, toy shops and antique stores. From chicken rice balls to chendol...

Indonesia

Visiting Bali With Kids: Family Fun In Bali With Off The Beaten Path Options

Visiting Bali With Kids: Family Fun In Bali With Off The Beaten Path Options

Bali was one of the destinations we visited as a couple without kids in tow. However, visiting Bali with kids also makes for a fun-filled family holiday as there is a huge variety of...
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...
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...

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

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...
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...
Origami Kids Café, Hong Kong: Chill & Play At Kai Tak Cruise Terminal

Origami Kids Café, Hong Kong: Chill & Play At Kai Tak Cruise Terminal

Natural pine wood furniture, a cafe, and a super zen-looking indoor playground - I knew that given the chance, I’d want to spend some time in Origami Kids Cafe in Hong Kong.When the opportunity...

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...
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...
Countries of the World: Italy

Countries of the World: Italy

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...
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