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

Otaru Aquarium, Hokkaido, Japan

Otaru Aquarium: An Encounter With Hokkaido’s Marine Life

With over 50 aquariums and 250 species of animals, Otaru Aquarium provides families and kids an opportunity to have an encounter with the Hokkaido’s marine life. Located along a rocky coast, the aquarium is...
Pokemon Center Mega At Sunshine City, Tokyo

Pokemon Center Mega At Sunshine City, Tokyo: Get Your Pokeballs (And Wallets) Ready To...

If there is one thing which draws out-of-town visitors, especially those with young kids, to Sunshine City in Ikebukuro, Tokyo, it is the Pokemon Center Mega, the largest Pokemon shop in Japan.Sunshine City is a...
Universal Studios Japan, Osaka: Rides And Experiences That’ll Keep You Raving About Your Visit

Universal Studios Japan, Osaka: Rides And Experiences That’ll Keep You Raving About Your Visit

If you are visiting Osaka, Japan, there is a high probability that Universal Studios Japan is on your itinerary, and understandably so. This massive theme park is filled with plenty of experiences and rides...

Thailand

Terminal 21 Bangkok

Terminal 21 Bangkok: Destination Shopping

A shopping mall disguised as an airport, Terminal 21 Bangkok brings new meaning to the term "shopping destination". Conveniently located next to Asok BTS station, Terminal 21 features nine floors of shops and restaurants. Enter the...
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...
Visiting Khao Yai, Thailand: European-Style Villages, Animal Encounters And A Chocolate Factory Just Outside Bangkok

Visiting Khao Yai, Thailand: Quaint European-Style Villages, Animal Encounters And A Chocolate Factory Just...

Sprinkled with quaint Italian-inspired villages, wineries with vineyards and flower fields against a mountainous backdrop, the region of Khao Yai near Bangkok, Thailand, offers visitors a chance to savour petite European town experiences.Khao Yai...

Taiwan

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...
Taipei 101 Observatory: More Than Just Stunning Views

Taipei 101 Observatory: More Than Just Stunning Views

Taipei 101 is undoubtedly the most iconic building in Taipei. There’s no way you could miss the 508 metre-tall skyscraper that once held the record of being the tallest building in the world. So...
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

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...

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...
Visiting Everland with Kids, South Korea

Visiting Everland With Kids: A Fantastic Family Day Out At South Korea’s Biggest Theme...

No visit to Seoul with the family is complete without a visit to South Korea’s biggest theme park: Everland! We had an awesome day at Everland with our kid while on a Korea family...
South Korea

Malaysia

LEGOLAND Malaysia Review: Building the Imagination

Asia's first LEGOLAND, in Nusajaya, Malaysia, threw open its doors officially on 15 September 2012.Little Day Out, together with our guest bloggers, Mark, Sue and their two-year old son Z, braved the more than...

The Majestic: Experience 1920s Luxury In Malacca With The Family

For those who enjoy a quiet holiday in understated luxury, The Majestic Malacca is a gem. The beautifully refurbished 1920s Straits Settlement mansion previously owned by a tycoon - complete with its original porcelain tile...

Say Hello to Hello Kitty Town and The Little Big Club!

It's brand new, it's the first Sanrio Hello Kitty Town outside of Japan, and it's triple the fun with characters from The Little Big Club and Lat's Place all under one roof! For a fun day out with your...

Indonesia

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...

Family Holiday: Glamping it Out at The Canopi Resort, Bintan

We had a great time at The Canopi Resort Bintan and would recommend it for a big group holidays, especially if you are into sea sports.
Beaches in Bali: Nusa Dua

Beaches In Bali: Where To Get Sun-Soaked!

Craving for some sun and sand? Bali is a hugely popular travel destination from Singapore and a short flight away. Besides local cuisine, Balinese culture, padi fields, volcanoes, arts, Bali is a must-go destination...

Vietnam

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...
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...

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...
Hong Kong Science Museum: Exhibits And Things To Do, Especially With Kids

Hong Kong Science Museum: Exhibits And Things To Do, Especially With Kids

If you’re in Hong Kong with the family and looking for more than what the theme parks have to offer, then you definitely must include a visit to the Hong Kong Science Museum with...

Europe

Visiting Sweden and Denmark with Kids

Nordic Wonders: Visiting Sweden and Denmark with Kids

Travelling with four children ranging from five to ten years old in Denmark and Sweden, we wondered if we would be able to find an itinerary that would satisfy everyone from kids to the adults.Gladly, we...
The Harry Potter Shop At Platform 9 ¾, Kings Cross Station: Potterheads, Aboard!

The Harry Potter Shop At Platform 9 ¾, Kings Cross Station, London: Potterheads, Aboard!

Train stations are usually transitive spaces but Kings Cross Station in London is an attraction in itself for Potterheads, thanks to The Harry Potter Shop at Platform 9 ¾ . Catch a Train to Hogwarts Fans...
Useful Things To Know And Tips For Visiting HMS Belfast

Useful Things To Know And Tips For Visiting HMS Belfast

HMS Belfast is a former warship that has been turned into a floating museum. Docked along the Thames, close to Tower Bridge and opposite the Tower of London, it is a unique attraction that...
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