2016 Mitsubishi Outlander Review for Mums
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As a busy mum of two boys and ALWAYS on the go, a reliable set of wheels combining space, luxury and economy is a must have and so it made sense for Mitsubishi to hand us the keys to a shiny new 2016 Mitsubishi Outlander Exceed for 3 weeks.   Our task? Put her through her paces, kids and all, and tell them what we...
We Took the Kids on a Great Ocean Road Trip and This Happened!
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We've never been big on road trips. The few occasions we'd tried to drive anywhere two hours or more were just a bloody nightmare hard work, so the thought of a Great Ocean Road Trip with the family had me second guessing how it would go. We're much more of the 'jump on a plane interstate for a few days, soak it up and...
3 Tips for Planning a Babymoon
Babymoon    Noun, informal a relaxing or romantic holiday taken by parents-to-be before their baby is born. Babymoons have become increasingly more popular these days as mothers-to-be understand that there’s nothing more important when growing a baby than keeping your ‘zen’. But how do you go about planning a babymoon? Whether you’re jet setting to an island resort to put your feet up or heading...
Holiday Driving Safety Checklist
Every school holidays thousands of Australian families travel long distances by car to get to a chosen holiday spot. Being protected by the right car insurance policy is the first step to ensuring you’re adequately prepared for things that may go wrong but there are also other steps you can take to maintain driving safety for yourself and family. Prepare for your...
The Real Mums Review of the 2014 Mitsubishi Mirage Sedan
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When I was offered a brand new Mitsubishi Mirage sedan to put through her paces for a week, I'll admit I was curious. I knew it was a compact sedan, perfect for mums looking for a small, affordable and economical drive. But is that where it ends? CarsGuide claim “The best sedan money can buy - for this amount of money”...
10 Cruise Myths Busted
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If you’re planning your next holiday, a cruise might not be the first option that comes to mind, however, according to research from the Australian Bureau of Statistics in 2012, 3% of Australia’s population has cruised with that number increasing every year. With the ability to explore a number of destinations in one trip, an abundance of on-board facilities...
8 Child Friendly Holiday Destinations for Your Next Family Getaway
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Whether you’re planning a trip away with toddlers or teenagers, the key is finding the right destination.  Here's 8 holiday destinations both you and your kids will love! Travelling with your children gives you the wonderful opportunity to not only relive your own childhood, but also to see the world through their eyes.  With an ever expanding range of destinations...
Paradise Resort: Could This Be The Ultimate Gold Coast Family Holiday Destination?
Family holidays can strike fear into the hearts of many parents. Travelling with young children is never not always easy and often just the thought of staying in resort accommodation is enough to get the heart racing… and not in a good way! Parents everywhere all say the same thing.  They just want to get somewhere gorgeous, unpack, unwind,...
Free Webinar: Family Cruising 101 – Everything You Need to Know
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If you’ve considered family cruising but are yet to take the leap, join us with Cruise experts from Phil Hoffman Travel to find out why a cruising holiday can be the perfect getaway for the entire family. Phil Hoffman Travel's Cruising Expert Christa Kinnear will take us step by step through a family cruising holiday including what's included, how they...
Competition: Win an 8 Night Family Cruise on the Carnival Spirit valued at $4950
Fancy packing your bags, grabbing the kids and setting sail for 8 nights onboard the fabulous Carnival Spirit cruise ship? Thanks to Phil Hoffmann travel, one lucky family will get to do just that! A Carnival cruise offers not only outstanding value for the money, but most importantly, fun! A "Fun Ship" cruise features day and night time entertainment like...