Entries by Thais Saito

Yokohama with kids (Japan for families)

We had 10 days in Yokohama, Japan, with our kids. It was a fun time, in which we had almost springy warm days and one super snowy day. We had gotten better from our flu and it was a lovely time! So read on for our guide to Yokohama with kids (Japan for families)! Yokohama […]

Tips for traveling cheaper with family

Even though traveling is never cheap for families (and the bigger the family, the more expensive it gets), there are ways to make it more budget-friendly. We’re in six people, traveling full time for almost the last two years, living on one income. We’ve put up a few tips for traveling cheaper with family. Subscribe to […]

Christmas in Universal Studios Japan: winter edition

This time, we arrived in Japan through Osaka and we decided to see Universal Studios Japan decorated for Christmas during one of our first days. So here’s our guide to Christmas in Universal Studios Japan: winter version. We visited it on a Wednesday in December, just before Christmas. * We have a post for USJ […]

Lake Tekapo (NZ) and its lupin flowers

When I saw a photo of Lake Tekapo, the Good Shepard church, with all the colorful lupins, and Mount Cook, I fell in love and I knew I had to visit it. So we did. We drove over 2 hours from Wanaka just to see it, and oh, was it worth it! Today I’ll tell […]

Things to do in Wanaka, New Zealand, with kids

Wanaka is a beautiful town near Queenstown. With a stunning clear blue lake (Lake Wanaka), surrounded by mountains, a tree growing inside the lake (*the* Wanaka Tree), and a small town feeling, it’s sure to make anyone fall in love with it. We had 2 weeks there in November 2017 – and here’s our guide […]