Home from Vietnam
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By Katrina Griffiths Before we left for our big trip to Vietnam, I spoke with friends about my fears that all of the travelling would unsettle the children. What if they became bad-tempered, naughty and difficult? Or worse, that I … Read More

Saigon Zoo & Botanical Gardens
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The Botanical Gardens 3.1.2011 By Katrina Griffiths We really wanted to do something cultural yesterday… well my husband and I did anyway. So we went to a couple of museums, which bored Abie stupid, and planned to get to the Vietnamese History … Read More

Nits & worms… extra travel baggage!
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Pests 22.12.2010 By Katrina Griffiths Worms and head lice! Oh horror of horrors, we have been followed by the very scum of primary school, and found ourselves on holidays, infested by both. How on earth do you say “Combantrin” in … Read More

Kid-friendly cooking classes in Hoi An
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The Cooking Class 16.12.2010 By Katrina Griffiths My eldest wants to enter Junior MasterChef. This is highly ambitious considering she has never cooked a thing in her life, but I’m all for it. Get the kid cooking I say! So, … Read More

Vietnamese puppets… A fantastic show for kids
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The Thang Long Water Puppet Theatre in Hanoi. The music was wonderful and the water puppets acted out many traditional and historical Vietnamese stories. This performance is great for children.

Sydney to Vietnam… with kids in tow
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The Journey. 3.12.2010 By Katrina Griffiths Yay, we’re here! Wow what a trip, up at the crack of dawn to arrive at the airport at 6am, on time and unstressed. The children were marvellous. Let me introduce myself… I’m Katrina, … Read More

Vietnam with kids
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Time to introduce our first Itchee Feet guest blogger, Katrina Griffiths. Katrina and her hubby Griff are travelling around Vietnam with their four daughters (yes, that’s right… four!). Katrina is a children’s picture book author who has lived and travelled … Read More