Namibia Family Safari

And there can be no better place to take that magical family safari than Namibia, a desert country of stark and breathtaking beauty with one of the world’s wildest coastlines. Namibia is sparsely populated but proud and culturally diverse tribes live as they have lived over generations. It is a country rich in diamonds, wilderness and wildlife. All this makes it an ideal family safari or family vacation destination. This is a place that is popular with celebrities like Angelina Jolie and Brad Pitt who also found it a great place to have their baby!

Unlike many of the popular safari destinations in Africa, Namibia is one of the few African countries where a self-drive holiday is an excellent option, with the extra flexibility that this brings. This can be particularly important and helpful if you are traveling with young children. Another important consideration when you’re planning to travel with … Read the rest

Travelling With Small Children Does Not Have to Be Stressful

The words stress, toddlers, and travel do seem to fit together. Everyone of us who has had or has now got small children would by and large agree with these three words. The good news is that it doesn’t have to be like that, all you need to do is to follow a few simple hints and tips.

We adults spend our lives dealing with deadlines, and travelling on vacation is no different. We tend to cut things fine, but our toddlers have no concept of time so we have to learn to allow for this. Just leave early, don’t be in such a hurry, because our toddlers see everything as new and exciting so they want to stop, explore, have a rest, you name it, they are up to it. We get stressed, because we know the aircraft will leave on time without us, so allow more time, and … Read the rest