Category Archives: Family holidays & travel

Family holidays

Top 5 amazing Tasmania hotels

Wondering where to go for the next school holidays? Check out these five amazing hotels we’ve just stayed in around Tasmania! , We’ve just returned from a fabulous trip around Tasmania, and we’d like to share with you some simply amazing accommodation finds you really shouldn’t miss! We’ll list them in the order in which […]

Nine News interview – we chat about layby cruise packages

Let’s go Mum appeared on the Nine News last night to have a chat about cruises and the new Layaway Travel layby cruise packages – a smart new way to pay for your cruise in advance, with no fees or interest – and no big debt when you return home from your holiday! Play the video […]

We’ve won the 2017 Travel Blogs Awards!

We’re very honoured to announce that we’ve won first place in the 2017 Travel Blogs Awards We’re still a bit in shock after finding out that we have won the MrPromocode Travel Blog Awards ! We couldn’t have done this without you – our amazing travel-loving community who voted us in as the winners. Thank […]

The new P&O Pacific Explorer cruise ship – take a look around!

We were very lucky to be invited to the P&O Cruises with Nickelodeon christening party for the stunning new cruise ship, the Pacific Explorer! With the cruise ship parked at the International Passenger Terminal at Circular Quay in Sydney, it was hard to imagine a more beautiful place to host this state-of-the-art cruise ship. The […]

3 big reasons why your kids will love this NSW bushwalk!

We‘ve just found what would have to be one of the best bushwalks in NSW – if not Australia! Here are 3 very good reasons why your whole family is going to love this bushwalk…. The girls and I have been on a lot of bushwalks together – it’s a great way to escape the […]

Sydney family camping getaway – Wombeyan Caves

We‘ve just found the most amazing family weekend getaway only a few hours from Sydney – it’s cheap, full of wildlife and has great caves and bushwalks to explore. If you love camping and adventure on a family-friendly scale, you’re going to love Wombeyan Caves! We’ve just spent a wonderful few days at Wombeyan Caves, located in […]

The 5 essentials for a fun family bushwalk in Australia

Bushwalking with the family sounds too difficult – you need to be super fit – it’s too far away – plus you need specialist equipment – right? Wrong! Bushwalking with the kids is much easier than you think – and it’s so much fun! All you need to do is pack the essentials and give it a go… Spending time together […]

Sofitel Sydney Beauty and the Beast High Tea

The perfect mother-daughter treat, every Disney Princess or Prince deserves a Sofitel Sydney Beauty and the Beast High Tea – just in time for the school holidays! The Sofitel Sydney Wentworth is currently offering some wonderful Disney experiences for the family. A magical Disney Beauty and the Beast experience The Sofitel Sydney Beauty and the Beast High […]

Sofitel Sydney Wentworth Disney Family Fun Package

We knew we were in for a very special stay at the Sofitel Sydney when the girls were presented with beautiful silk red roses at check-in! Our magical Disney hotel stay had begun…                         The Sofitel Sydney Wentworth is a five-star hotel located right in the centre of the […]

Dubbo Discovery Park family accommodation – close to the Zoo

We found ourselves in a bit of a heatwave during our recent trip to Dubbo, so we were glad to spend a night at a family accommodation holiday park with the best place to cool off in town – plus it’s only 2 minutes from Dubbo Zoo! The Discovery Parks Big 4 Dubbo Parklands has a lot […]

Let’s Go Mum have been awarded an Australian Top 50 Influencer Award!

I’m very honoured to announce that we’ve been awarded an Australia’s Top 50 Influencer Award! I was absolutely thrilled to attend in person to receive an Australian Top 50 Influencer Awards at the official awards night held at the Hyatt Melbourne. We are now officially the highest-ranked family travel blog in the Australia’s Top 50 Influencers […]

Sleeping with giraffes – Zoofari Lodge, Dubbo Zoo

Have you ever dreamed about waking up on an African Safari? It’s now possible right here in Australia! We recently spent a weekend at the amazing Zoofari Lodge – a luxury zoo stay package that you simply have to see to believe! The Zoofari Lodge at Taronga Western Plains Zoo in Dubbo is an accommodation package […]