Family-friendly Travel

Travelling around Vietnam with young kids isn't only doable, it's delightful

Think taking a toddler somewhere mildly chaotic like Southeast Asia sounds like mission impossible? So did Natalie Paris - until she tried it

24 November 2019 - 00:00 By natalie paris

"Granny, take your shoes off and shhh," Greta whispered. "Now come and sit."

My mother - on her first-ever trip to Asia - followed the instructions of my tiny daughter, who knelt down on the temple carpet, tucking her bare feet beneath her. Bossy (just like her mum), my just-turned three-year-old now considered herself an expert on how to behave around Buddhas...

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