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Welcome to Travel and Tantrums

Hi, we’re Gemma & Paul, between us we’ve visited many different countries and interesting places across the globe, but this time around since having children our travel options have changed, so we’ve dropped the backpacks for bottles, hostels for hotels and parties for play centres. Travel and Tantrums explore’s the world from a parents perspective and most importantly through the eyes of our two children Mila & … Continue reading Welcome to Travel and Tantrums

Ubud – What to see and do with young children

In all the blogs I have ever read on Bali it paints a picture of a tranquil, spiritual and relaxing place to visit not only as a single person or as a couple, but with children too. With this in mind, I wanted to find out if this actually the real deal or just tourist hype? Having built an expectation in my head of a … Continue reading Ubud – What to see and do with young children

Flying with kids? Our Top 10 items you should pack!

I always think there are two kinds of parents when it comes to packing, one is the super organised parent who diligently makes a list, checks it twice and packs everything they could possibly ever need and more, or there is the second type of parent who packs only the basics and picks the rest up along the way. Now depending on your destination, that … Continue reading Flying with kids? Our Top 10 items you should pack!

What you need to know before you book your next flight

What you need to know before you book your next flight….. I would recommend that you carefully research consider all your available flight options and airlines before booking. A quick and easy way to do this is to use any number of flight comparison sites that are out there such as Skyscanner. If you find a great deal, then its then worth checking with the airline … Continue reading What you need to know before you book your next flight

Travel Insurance “Do you risk it or not”

There is nothing worse than going on an amazing holiday only to have your luggage lost or worse than that you’re stuck at an airport and need to fork out for accommodation for a night or two. It’s an unfortunate mishap that you can’t control but you can take precautions. Why is it important to have travel insurance? By taking out travel insurance you are … Continue reading Travel Insurance “Do you risk it or not”