Weekend escape – Adelaide Hills

Embed from Getty Images It did not take much convincing to sign up for a girl’s weekend to Adelaide, Australia, following a friends’ suggestion, that we visit our mutual friend living there.  After all Lonely Planet has declared South Australia as one of its top five regions of must travel. A long weekend presented itself and the … Continue reading

Merry Christmas & Happy Holidays….

Time seems fly past quicker every year and here we are at the end of 2016! The past two years have been intense while I pursue personal goals and as a consequence travel has been curtailed, but hopefully not for too long. ​ Despite 2016 being a blur and a bit too hectic, the Frenchies … Continue reading

Melbourne Top 10 with Kids

Updated post – Melbourne has been home for over 20 years now, so it seems only  appropriate to share my favourite things to do/visit while in Melbourne with kids in tow….(in no particular order) Melbourne Zoo 1. The Melbourne ZooThe Melbourne Zoo is great, we have spent many hours with kids, especially when they were … Continue reading

Five travel photography tips

A post by: Mark @ Shotkit ​Hey guys, it’s Mark here from photography website Shotkit. I want to say a big merci beaucoup to the Travelling Frenchies team for allowing me to guest post here on their fantastic family travel blog.   Whether you’re a pro photographer who’s lucky enough to travel the world like … Continue reading

The Great Ocean Road – Tips & Tricks

The Great Ocean Road (GOR) is on most itineraries when visiting Melbourne and it certainly should be on yours, but plan thoughtfully as it gets very busy.  I have always been to the great Ocean Road in winter for some strange reason, so imagine my shock when I took a dear childhood friend and her … Continue reading