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Osaka – Onyado Nono Namba Natural Hot Spring Hotel

Our hotel in Osaka was lots of fun, very kid friendly, the whole place has tatami floors so you need to leave your shoes in a locker at the entry, they provide ‘house clothes’ that you can wear from when … Continue reading

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After flying from Gold Coast to Tokyo we only had an overnight stay in Narita before flying to Osaka.

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Singapore – The last stop

The last three days of our holiday have been jamb packed with fun on Sentosa Island in Singapore. This place was pretty amazing and a perfect end to the trip. We stayed on the island previously with Ari in 2009 … Continue reading

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Malaysia – Johor Bahru – Legoland

Before going to Singapore we spent three nights in neighbouring Malaysia at the Legoland resort. We were not entirely sure whether this would be a hit, something so gimmicky could easily not be, but the Tripadviser reviews were right, this … Continue reading

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London – England

After leaving Portugal we had a few nights in London before we were to start the return journey home via Malaysia and Singapore. Tess and Skye had recovered from their tummy bug by the time we arrived but Ari was … Continue reading

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Portugal – We’ll have to come back.

So, with Tess confined mostly to bed or in someone’s arms in front of the fire, and with Ari and Skye starting to fade too, we did not get out and about the next couple of days, but we did … Continue reading

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Sintra – Pena National Palace

While we were in Sintra we were also taken to the Palácio Nacional da Pena which is on the top of a hill above the town. Apparently it can be seen from Lisbon on a clear day. This Palace is … Continue reading

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