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Asian holidays for toy boys and barbie dolls

Singapore Remote Control Toy Store Foosball Table, such as at Tokyo Toy Museum An Example of a Toy Fair such as at Bangalore

Remote Control Cars: Masterboy via Wikimedia Commons |
Foosball Table:  Luke Rathbone via Wikimedia Commons |
Toy Fair: Roland Berger via Wikimedia Commons

Buy a Ferrari, pilot your own plane, or deck out your pad in the Toy Forest. No, we haven’t been sniffing old printer cartridges, we’re talking toy and hobby holidays for kids of all ages. Experience the laughs, awe and thrills – without the hefty price tag – at some of the biggest and best toy museums, stores and fairs across Asia.Read More »Asian holidays for toy boys and barbie dolls

Crafty little capers across New Zealand

Scrapbooking Workshop, Auckland Craft 2.0, Wellington Native Craft, Rotorua

Scrapbook Kit: Bastet985 via Wikimedia Commons | Quilt: Quiltpatch via Wikimedia Commons

You’ll be in stitches with a visit to craft-central New Zealand. Learn for yourself how to mosaic like a Michelangelo, or buy up on supplies for your next scrapbooking project. Best of all you get to mingle with fellow crafties, swap ideas and buy original pieces to wow the folks back home.Read More »Crafty little capers across New Zealand

Fringe festivals, extreme sports and boy shorts

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Are your holiday choices usually about as safe as driving a beige Volvo while wearing a blue suit with a white shirt and blue stripped tie? Then it’s time to step outside your comfort zone and do something spectacular!

Australia is about to throw some of the most exciting and outrageous events on the sport and arts calendar in your direction. So don’t bury your face in the finance section and hope they go away…grab one with both hands and devour it – you wild thing, you!Read More »Fringe festivals, extreme sports and boy shorts