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Editor’s note:  Hands up, those of us in the tropics always on the lookout for a snowy vacation as the year draws to a close!  For their first snowy vacation, Jonel checked her family into Alpensia Ski Resort, only a 3-hours commute from Seoul, South Korea.  They didn’t learn to ski, but Alpensia Ski Resort has lots to offer the vacationing family – read on! Snowy Fun at Alpensia Ski Resort As part of our 8-Day Seoul-Searching itinerary, we were booked for a 2-Day trip to Alpensia Ski…


One of the best part about travelling with a large group of people – friends and family – is that you get to share and sample a wide variety of food.  For our five nights in the city, we stayed at Fraser Place Central Seoul, which is just 15 minutes away from Myeong-Don, also a shopping mecca for us ladies.


Editor’s note: Seoul was the city Jonel Ho and her husband went on their honeymoon. Revisiting the city, with the kids in tow, was pretty special for this young mama. She shares with us a list of things to do in Seoul, with the kids in tow! Gone Seoul-Searching with our kids – things to do in Seoul! Our first trip to Seoul was in 2006, and that was for our honeymoon. Seven years and two kids later, we were back with the kiddos, this time with some…

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The vibe, the food, the shopping! Jonel loves Hong Kong, and she’s sharing that love with her two gals.  Read on for some of her faves in the city! Hong Kong is known for its shopping and for being a hip and fun place.  It’s true and Hong Kong is the perfect blend of ‘East meets West’.  I can’t get enough of Hong Kong, even though I had visited more times than I can remember!

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Editor’s note: Jonel loves Hong Kong – it is a destination she never gets tired of, with its myriad shopping and dining options. And of course, for her girls first visit to Hong Kong, Hong Kong Disneyland featured on the itinerary! Read on for her experience at Hong Kong Disneyland, and head here for more recommendations on where to eat and shop whilst in Hong Kong. Our Magical Day at Hong Kong Disneyland Hong Kong Disneyland was going to be a highlight of our family’s trip to Hong…