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A trip to the top of Shymbulak in Summer

A trip to the top of Shymbulak in Summer

Among the many great attractions in Almaty to see right at the top of the list of things to do in Almaty is visit Shymbulak ski resort (or sometimes spelt Chimbulak) Shymbulak is the largest ski resort in Central Asia and is one of the top Almaty tourist attractions...

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Things to do in San Diego with teens

Things to do in San Diego with teens

San Diego is one of the top family travel destinations in the USA, and for good reason. The city has one of the best zoos in the world, a great foodie scene, accommodation options for all budgets, and renowned interactive museums.  Whether you’re interested in...

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Glamping in Snowdonia at Llechwedd Slate Mountain

Glamping in Snowdonia at Llechwedd Slate Mountain

Glamping Snowdonia National Park in Wales was amazing. The location, the facilities, the activities all made for an amazing adventure. Let's tell you a bit more about Glamping in Snowdonia at Llechwedd. Just on the outskirts of Blaenau Ffestiniog in North Wales is the...

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13 amazing things to do in Xi’an China

13 amazing things to do in Xi’an China

Other than the warriors what is there to do in Xi'an China? So many people just stared at us and had no idea. It was our mission to get out there and find as many things to do in Xi'an that we possibly could when we were visiting Xi'an China. We planned on finding the...

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The Paris Pass in 2 days

The Paris Pass in 2 days

One of the first big cities we were visiting in Europe was Paris and while we have been there a couple of times before there is still so much to see and do in Paris. We had no idea what to do and where to go on our 3-day visit to Paris but luckily the Paris Pass gave...

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Is the YHA Central London good for families?

Is the YHA Central London good for families?

As a family of 4, we look for good value, well-located accommodation wherever we travel. As you can imagine rooms for four in any city can be hard to come by and expensive when you do finally find them and this is no exception in London. We have stayed in hostels in...

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Things to do in Vail Colorado with teens

Things to do in Vail Colorado with teens

Vail, Colorado is an impressive playground for kids of all ages, but especially for teens. Any teen who enjoys nature, music, has an adventurous spirit or wants a little adrenaline rush is sure to fall in love with Vail. Known for its epic ski mountain, the Vail town...

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5 luxury things to do in France.

5 luxury things to do in France.

A trip to France conjures up many different thoughts for many different people. Most people would naturally think of the Eiffel Tower or the Champs Elysees. These are certainly must do’s while visiting France but there are so many other great luxury things to do in...

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The changing face of tourism

The changing face of tourism

The appalling scenes on Uluru, formerly known as Ayres Rock, have recently brought the question of responsible tourism starkly into focus. The striking 1,141ft.-high rock is a sacred site to the indigenous Anangu people, and it is due to be closed to climbers from...

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Top 3 Travel Dangers for Volunteers

Top 3 Travel Dangers for Volunteers

The word “voluntourism” is a term used to refer to one of the fastest-growing trends in the travel industry today.  Volunteer tourism was initiated by larger, more-established organizations such as World Vision, UNICEF and Save the Children in order to give...

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The affordable Alley Youth Hostel in Xian China

The affordable Alley Youth Hostel in Xian China

Xian is a big bustling city of nearly 9 million people in North-West China and it is home to so many cultural experiences for tourists. Affordable accommodation is one thing it is not known for so we were on a mission to find something within our budget. In the back...

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Things to do in Luang Prabang with teenagers

Things to do in Luang Prabang with teenagers

You will find many things to do with teenagers in Luang Prabang. Visiting Luang Prabang with teenagers can be a great place with many outdoor options to keep them entertained. You and your teenagers will have some great experiences in this UNESCO world heritage town....

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Eat Sichuan by Chengdu Food Tours

Eat Sichuan by Chengdu Food Tours

Chengdu is known for its food, actually, it is known for its spicy food. Chengdu is not just any food city, it is a UNESCO city of gastronomy. There is no better way for a family of Westerners to learn about the food than to do a Chengdu Food Tour and eat some Sichuan...

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What to do in Penang in 3 days with kids

What to do in Penang in 3 days with kids

We had heard Penang was an amazing city to visit. We had seen pictures of the famous Penang street art and everyone told us the food there was amazing but we didn't really know much more about it. It was our goal to find as much as we could to do there. So, what to do...

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Things to do in Ho Chi Minh City with teenagers

Things to do in Ho Chi Minh City with teenagers

Ho Chi Minh City as it's officially called is an electric mix of neon, traffic, history and many smiling faces. There are plenty of things to do with teenagers in Ho Chi Minh City.  You will notice that many of the locals still refer to it as Saigon. You see the...

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We went on a TRYP by Wyndham in Xian

We went on a TRYP by Wyndham in Xian

Tryp by Wyndham in Xian China is the type of hotel you seem to only find in Asia. It starts on the 6th floor of a building above a shopping centre. The TRYP brand by Wyndham has a different feel in each hotel. The TRYP brand gives each of its hotels the liberty to be...

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Our Halong Bay Cruise with Bhaya

Our Halong Bay Cruise with Bhaya

Bhaya Cruises have a long history of running amazing cruises on Halong Bay. Over the years they have been able to refine, tailor and perfect their Halong Bay 3 days 2-night cruise into the great product you experience today. And we here at Wyld Family Travel got to...

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Cost of Oz

Cost of Oz

After I wrote my post about of cost of our trip to Iceland I realised that tips like that with costs included can really help people when they are trying to plan a trip. We are known as one of the most expensive countries in the world so when you are here there are...

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Lotte Mart Da Nang Vietnam

Lotte Mart Da Nang Vietnam

Have you heard of Lotte Mart? Lotte Mart is a Korean hypermarket that sells food, clothes, cosmetics, home wares and more. For many families visiting Da Nang, an apartment is the accommodation of choice. With most apartment accommodation in Da Nang, you will have a...

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Lotus Villa Boutique Hotel Luang Prabang

Lotus Villa Boutique Hotel Luang Prabang

Just one block back from the mighty Mekong River you will find a tiny piece of heaven called Lotus Villa Boutique Hotel Luang Prabang. With an old colonial building hiding a gorgeous internal tropical courtyard your stay here will be both relaxing and absolutely...

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4 Fab Reasons You Should Pursue Travel Photography!

4 Fab Reasons You Should Pursue Travel Photography!

If you’re a keen traveller and a bit of a whizz with a camera it’s likely that you’ve pondered the idea of pursuing travel photography. It’s one of those jobs which sounds like a dream involving endless possibilities and adventures! So many people are stuck in a...

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