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Top 10 hand luggage items to pack when flying with kids


Does the prospect of a long haul flight with a screaming baby or wayward toddler fill you with dread? Best to think like a Scout and ‘Be Prepared’. When it comes to hand luggage, never overload yourself – particularly if you are travelling as a … [Read more...]

Women on a Mission: One Team’s Journey Across the Desert of Wadi Rum (Part Two)


You can read Part One of Women on a Mission’s expedition across the deserts of Wadi Rum here. The most challenging ascent however, was scaling the dizzying heights of Jebel Khazali, the most dramatic and difficult of the Wadi Rum mountains. We … [Read more...]

Women on a Mission: One Team’s Journey Across the Desert of Wadi Rum (Part One)


It’s quite fitting that women should have accomplished the very first recorded successful ascent of the mountains of Wadi Rum in Jordan, in November 1952. According to original documents from the times, two intrepid British female mountaineers … [Read more...]

What happens at the airport with my stroller and car seat? Sassy Mama Nicola gives us all the info on easier travel with your tots


You’re all set - you’ve bought a lightweight stroller for your overseas adventures and you’ve decided to take your infant car seat. Now what? At the airport Strollers: You will usually be given a luggage tag for your stroller at check-in … [Read more...]

Sassy Mama Nicola shares her top 5 tips on childproofing your hotel room


So you and your family fall into your hotel room exhausted after a 12-hour flight. One parent starts unpacking the suitcases - desperately searching for the toddler’s favourite teddy - whilst the other goes to the bathroom. Then you think… hang … [Read more...]

Top tips on flying alone with young kids: Jetlag and Mayhem take us from check in to arrivals fluster-free

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I live in Hong Kong and my family live in the UK. I also like travelling. This means that over the years, I have clocked up many hours and air-miles flying long haul alone with my kids. Some flights have been plain sailing while other flights have … [Read more...]

10 top tips when travelling with kids: The Sassy Mama guide!

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From tantrums on a plane to finding yourself in a hotel room with no travel cot, travelling with kids throws up plenty of surprises. Here’s Nicola from Jetlag and Mayhem’s ten top tips to help make your vacation run like a well-oiled … [Read more...]

Naked Stables Private Reserve: Moganshan, China

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  Priding themselves on sustainability, right down to the design and build, Naked Stables Retreat is something of an unusual concept in China. Offering family-friendly luxury accommodation in the beautiful natural forest reserve of Moganshan, … [Read more...]

On your marks, get set, London!


All eyes are on London this summer, with the Queen’s Diamond Jubilee celebrations in June and the July/August Olympics making the British capital a must-visit destination. Beyond these wow-worthy events, the stately city brims with activities for … [Read more...]

HKSAR Day long weekend – get planning those getaways mamas!

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The Sassy Mama crew is already eyeing the next long weekend, with HKSAR day and the holiday on Monday 2 July firmly in our sights. To help plot an easy escape, boutique travel experts Mr & Mrs Smith have unearthed a trio of family-friendly … [Read more...]

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