travel apps for family travel kidsonboard

Editor’s note: Gonna admit it. I’m a smart phone addict. Checking emails on the go, keeping up with friends and families through the multitude of apps (Facebook, Instagram, Twitter), keeping tabs of the kids’ social engagements… Really, how did we used to juggle it all? And for travellers, there are ever more to choose from.  From apps for booking flights, hotels and activities, to virtual “concierges” who can plan and organise your itinerary, there is something for everything!   Here, our friend Debbie D, of DIGTravelMagazine.com shares with…

apartment-rental

Editor’s note: Have you ever tried staying at an apartment while vacationing with the kids? Here at KidsOnBoard.net, we think it makes for an interesting travel experience, living in an “authentic” neighbourhood with “real” residents, instead of being surrounded by other tourists. Having a kitchen at your disposal also make it easier to dine in – some days, it’s just nicer to bring home a pizza, a nice bottle, and chill at “home”, without worrying about table manners and breaking cutleries! I don’t know about you, but having…

Kids dining in Tokyo

Editor’s note:  Hands-up, fellow mums and dads who think Katsu-don is Japanese Dining 101 for your little ones!  Krystal K, Editor-in-Chief of DIGTravelMagazine.com and resident of Tokyo, shares with us one of her fave Tonkatsu restaurant in the funky district of Harajuku. Read on for a fab spot to eat in Tokyo with the kids     Serving up the best-Ton-katsu in Harajuku, Tokyo Though Harajuku is primarily known for its trendy and eccentric fashion scene, it also happens to be the location of one of my favourite…