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young girl drinking a virgin singapore sling at the long bar, raffles hotel, singapore

Long Bar, Raffles Hotel Singapore Singapore

  Long Bar, Raffles Hotel Home of the famous Singapore Sling, this casual and friendly bar is located on the second floor of Raffles Singapore. Enjoy a cocktail and toss peanut shells onto the floor – the only place in Singapore where “littering” is permitted. There are plenty of non-alcoholic cocktails for the kids and they have an

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Smithsonian Zoo Frog

The Smithsonian National Zoo, a review

by Karen, May 30 2018 Everything you need to know about visiting the Smithsonian National Zoo with kids. We’re not big ones for zoos on our travels, once you’ve seen one group of caged animals, you’ve pretty much seen them all but on researching our trip to Washington I kept hearing such great things about

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Where To See Santa In The West Midlands This Year
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Where to see and visit Santa West Midlands?

Updated for Christmas 2019 Don’t you want to meet Santa this winter season? Sure, you do. But where can we find him? We want our kids to have the best time around the holidays. If there’s no snow, we go hunt for the best ice rinks. If there’s no Santa in town, we chase him

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Talk To Santa Online Video Calls With Santa
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Best Apps to talk to Santa Online

We all want to make Christmas special for our kids, don’t we? What do most toddlers want for the holiday season? To talk to Santa, of course; and tell him that they’ve behaved throughout the year so they can get the best gifts.  You’ll be glad to know that there’s an app for that, or

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Visit Santa West Midlands

Visit Santa West Midlands

by Karen Quinn, Dec 02 2016 If you’re looking for an up to date list of our favourite spots to visit santa in the West Midlands then check out my West Mildands Santa Visit post updated for 2019 It’s now officially time to panic!!!!! Not really, but if you’re anything like we are you’ll have

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Christmas Shopping With Kids

Christmas Shopping with Kids – How to make it easier!

by Jenny, Dec 01 2016 So it’s that time of year again – if you’re anything like us here at AWTYK, you’re very keen on Christmas itself and enjoying your excited offspring delighting in the magic of it all. Creating the magic, however, can be another matter all together!  A big part of the planning,

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young girl holding chopsticks digging into a bowl of rice and ribs at a hawker centre in kuala lumpur

Destination Guide Kuala Lumpur

Things to do with kids in Kuala Lumpur Kuala Lumpur is a fabulous family friendly destination with all the sights and sounds typical of a Southeast Asia adventure and so much more. There is a huge range of delicious food available, cultural touchpoints everywhere you turn, modern amenities making it super easy for family travel and a

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Snozone Milton Keynes Fab Snow Activities For Toddlers
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Fun Snow Activities for Toddlers in the UK

by Thomas, Nov 20 2016 All kids love the Christmas holiday because it comes bearing gifts, songs, thrilling activities, themed events, and lots of unexpected surprises. Fortunately, there are amazing places spread throughout the UK where families can travel to and meet with the almighty Santa. Get them involved in crafty projects, explore the best

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Cool Presents For Kids

Cool Presents For Kids

by Karen, Nov 20 2016 With Black Friday (25th November) just around the corner, it’s time to start planning some cool presents for your kids this year. Here are our top 9 picks for cool presents for kids. The Usborne Coding for Beginners: Using Scratch is an ideal gift for the tech stars of the future. It covers the basics

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Honeybrook Farm

Greatest Indoor Playground for Kids

by Thomas, Oct 24 2016 London is packed with playgrounds and play centres for kids, so if you’re planning a day out with the family you’ll have many options to choose from. The city has something for everyone, starting from bouncy castles and climbing frames all the way to exciting slides and recreation hubs. All

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Top 5 Winter Sun Holidays With Toddlers

Top 5 Best Winter Sun Holidays for Toddlers

by Karen, Oct 14 2016 There’s no need to travel to the other end of the world to enjoy some sun in the winter. Some of the most exciting destinations are closer to home than you think. Families that want to escape chilly temperatures should choose places located near the Atlantic or the Mediterranean where

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Westin Langkawi Review
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The Westin Langkawi Resort & Spa – Our Review

  by Karen, Oct 10 2016 Westin Langawi Hotel – our review We had an amazing 6 night stay at the Westin Langkawi Resort and Spa and totally loved every part of it! I think it’s the nicest hotel we have ever stayed at – definately the one with the best view! Here’s what we thought of it. The

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girl in pink hat pretending to ride a street art bicycle in penang

Destination Guide Penang

Things to do with kids in Penang Widely regarded as one of the top foodie destinations in the world, picturesque Penang Island is a beautiful place to visit with the kids during a trip to Malaysia. But it’s not ALL about the food, here are our top recommendations for things to do with the kids

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Penang With Kids

3 days in Penang

by Karen, Oct 06 2016 By the time we made it to Penang we were all looking forward to a relax by the pool and some time on the beach but if you are heading to the Island for some R and R, it’s not really the best place to come.  South East Asia is

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Wild Air Run Dublin

Top 5 things to do in Dublin with kids

by Thomas, Oct 02 2016 Entertaining the kids is hard, and often extremely expensive. If you’re planning on visiting Dublin any time soon, you might want to know where it’s worth going in advance. There’s something for everyone in and around the city, including fun activities and attractions for toddlers that won’t break the bank.

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