Asia Forums

Post New Topic

Recent Activity

  • Announcement:
  • Forums Style Refresh
    by Emily_D Fodor's Editor | Posted on Apr 27, 15 at 11:33 AM
View all Asia activity »
  1. 1 2 weeks in Vietnam
  2. 2 Chiang Mai...should we?
  3. 3 Singapore or Bali
  4. 4 Travel to Singapore & Area with Husband and 2 teenage boys
  5. 5 Thailand itinerary help - 3 weeks in December
  6. 6 Hotels in Beijing
  7. 7 Need a place to stay in Chang Mai
  8. 8 Trip Report RHK'S Spring trip
  9. 9 Trekking in Tsum Valley Nepal with Great Vision Treks&Expedition
  10. 10 Some Final Thoughts on a Trip to SE Asia
  11. 11 Trip Report Hanoi, Vietnam - The last days in April, 2015
  12. 12 Trip Report Kunming, Yunnan, China
  13. 13 Driver recommendation in Bali
  14. 14 Good Honeymoon Location in August 2015 on a budget
  15. 15 more problems for Tiger Temple - Abbot mauled
  16. 16 traveling from nara to miajima and himeji - help
  17. 17 First trip to Japan
  18. 18 Hotel in Tokyo
  19. 19 Borobudur and Yogyakarta - How long?
  20. 20 Kuala Lumpur & Penang
  21. 21 Business class on JAL
  22. 22 NRT 21 hrs layover, need help with train schedule
  23. 23 Mumbai and tiger trek
  24. 24 Trip Report First Time in Thailand Trip Report - Bangkok & Surin Beach, Phuket
  25. 25 Need some planning information for Sri lanka trip
View next 25 » Back to the top

slightly... paranoid parent

Jump to last reply

DH wants to take DS on a trip to Singapore and Thailand.

These are places we have travelled to (minus children) previously, we (I) loved the shopping and people and places of both destinations.

Which is why DH thought it would be great to take DS to also enjoy the beaches, theme parks and culture of these detinations.

DS under 10. Quite independant and, at times, doesn't realise the possible danger in situations. This is where DH and I agree to differ.

As a slightly paranoid parent I tend to see the 'risks', the 'dangers' and/or the possible negative side to travelling through Asia with a child under ten. Sure DS isn't a toddler or teenager - which have their own set of situations - but still not confident about a multi-country Asian Adventure -as yet?

what your thoughts?

go now? put this off until DS is older?

Which countries to Avoid? which countries to embrace?

what to look for (or look out for?)

label DS with contact details? etc

you are probably getting a picture about what is travelling through my head, so all feedback welcomed.

recent experiences, those who suggest other countries first, etc etc

13 Replies | Jump to bottom | Closed to further replies

This topic has been closed by the moderators to further comments.

Advertisement