The perfect beach

We have been traveling for a while now and as beach lovers we have been to some fantastic ones. From Malibu to Pan Azucra in the Pacific ocean and Impanema beach in the Atlantic we have found our favourite ocean so far is, the Indian ocean. With its warm, clear waters and beautiful marine life […]

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Tamil Tigress, A review

Tamil Tigress is an autobiography about a Niromi De Soyza’s (a pen name) life as a child soldier in Sri Lanka’s Civil War. On the cover there is a child soldier pointing a rifle at the camera, on the top of the book is Niromis strap line: ‘my story as a child soldier in Sri […]

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Argentina mini takeover

  We have only been in Argentina for two weeks and visited two cities, Buenos Aires (BA) and Puerto Iguaçu so we are not doing a full takeover. We will say our three favourite things then our worst memory and a top tip. We are writing this on a 26 hour bus journey to Rio […]

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Art and Culture in Buenos Aires

We are currently in Buenos Aires (BA) and so far have enjoyed amazing steak, lovely wine (yes we all tried it, Dylan had one to many!!), lush cakes, beautifully tasting ice cream and  have watched some stunning tango. There is tonnes of stuff to do for free and we are the family that slept in […]

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Best and Worst of Chile: Family Take Over 5

We have been in Chile for nearly 4 weeks and although being expensive we had a lovely time. We spent most of our time in the desert then the last week in the forest and wine territory. We spent christmas and new year in chile and hired a van to drive to Santiago, here are […]

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Family Hijack 4 Bolivia

   IMG_5865 We are now in Chile and are writing a blog on Bolivia. It is shorter than the others as we were only there for two weeks. Best Memory: Mum: I have loads of great memories of Bolivia. I think it was better than I expected. The whole trip to the Salt flats was incredible. […]

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Family Hijack 3 end of Peru review.

Over the past four weeks we have been travelling around Peru. We started our adventure in Pantoja (northern Peru and the start of the Amazon jungle) and ended it in Puno (Southern end on Lake Titicaca). Again we will ask ourselves the six questions with an addition of two more things (thanks for the suggestions […]

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SLAUGHTERED!!!!!

Before you read this, I would like to make you aware that this is not subtitle for vegetarians of people who are squeamish as it describes the death of an animal. As I was sitting outside the wooden house that was my hostel, a large pig with black mud stains and long hooves was being […]

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The Capitol- Washington DC

On our second morning of New York City we went to an amazing diner called Ellen’s Stardust Diner  where the staff sing famous songs from musicals while you order your food. The portions were massive, a kids meal had nine chicken nuggets, that’s the same as a large McDonald’s adults meal in the UK, crazy right?! […]

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Saving the Elephants: Chang Mai

Hey guys I forgot to mention last post that I am now 11 years old!! This time on my travels we are in Chang Mai (north Thailand) and we have been to an amazing elephant sanctuary. The place was called Elephant Nature Park ( Im sure its the best one in thailand) ! It really raised […]

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