Travelling Like Zombies, When Baby Won’t Sleep

March 12, 2013 at 7:27 pm
5 Tips to Deal with Lack of Sleep Travelling with Baby // www.intrepidmonkeys.com
Travelling with an 8 month old bub is character building (and relationship building) to say the least! Unfortunately one of our friend’s comment “oh that’s great, Ollie will be able to sleep anywhere by the time you get back” was slightly misguided. Instead we’ve found that if you have an average sleeper before travelling, expect them to potentially turn into a terrible sleeper when on the road!!

The Colourful Streets of Valparaíso

February 2, 2013 at 1:47 pm

Colourful Street Art Valparaíso // www.intrepidmonkeys.com

Navigating the streets on our way to Pablo Neruda’s house was a great introduction to the brilliant street art in Valparaíso. Another taste of Chilean culture at its best… we asked a guy stopped next to us at some lights which way to go. After telling us directions, he proceeded to usher us all the way to Neruda’s house (some 5-10mins drive away).

Lake Tarawera Escape

January 5, 2013 at 8:45 pm

Lake Tarawera, New Zealand // www.intrepidmonkeys.com

On the 29th Dec 2012, we all arrived en masse to the bach we rented on Lake Tarawera, New Zealand. No mobile coverage or internet meant there was mucho relaxing, reading and walks around the lake through the dense bush.