7 Things to Do in Krabi with Kids in 2020

The province of Krabi is slowly gaining recognition as a tourist hub in Southern Thailand. Krabi has scenic islands and majestic in lands that play a crucial role in attracting both local and international tourists. With all those beautiful accommodations in Krabi and unrivalled beaches make it a dream destination for any family, including kids.

Krabi is occasioned by loads of attractions that will bring sheer fun and enjoyment to your kids, so grab the next plane to Thailand and have a remarkable experience. Here is the insight on the best places to visit in Krabi.

#1. Treetop Adventure Park

It is among the best things to do in Krabi with your kids. You could take them for a stroll in the canopy. Situated in the northern part of Krabi, this adventure park will let you experience the rainforest from a high position. There is so much to accomplish here like swinging on rope bridges, hopping on trees and riding a bicycle some meters above the ground.

The task is challenging but exciting and fun as you get the adrenaline rush all over you. You will be briefed on how to remain safe, and then you are good to go. The park is found in Ao Luk.

#2. Outdoor Aquarium at Ao Nam Mao

This beautiful outdoor aquarium belongs to the Coastal Resource Management Unit for the government of Thailand. It is among the Krabi attractions that you can visit with your children. Here is where you will discover endangered species of turtles, fish, and sharks in large enclosed basins. They are bred, and then when grown they are released to their natural home.

There is no entrance fee to the facility, and anyone is free to pay a visit here and learn a lot. The aquarium is located only a kilometre before you get to Krabi Seashell Cemetery.

#3. Krabi Fun Park

Krabi attractions include a fun park where you can engage in zip-lining from one tree to the other. The fun park is situated between Krabi town and Ao Nang at a place known as Baan Laem Pho. There is so much that your kids could enjoy at the fun park, including riding broomsticks among other exciting activities. You could also check out Krabi weather to know the times when the weather is extreme.

Airfree Air Purifiers Offering Black Friday and Cyber Monday Special Deals #BlackFriday


Consumer can save up to 40% off in Airfree´s products

Airfree, the leading designer and provider of air purifiers that require no maintenance, are filter-less, and completely silent technology, announced today that they will be offering Black Friday and Cyber Monday sale pricing on two of its top selling air purifiers. Airfree is paving the way using innovative technology solutions for clean indoor atmospheres.

The Black Friday sale will begin at 12:01 AM EST on Friday, November 22, 2019 and will end on Monday, December 1, 2019 at 11:59 PM EST.

The featured Black Friday sale item is:

40% Off – Airfree Iris 3000

Buy for: $199.00

The Cyber Week sale will begin at 12:01 AM EST on December 2, 2019 AM EST and will end on Friday,

December 6, 2019 at 11:59 PM EST.

The featured Cyber Week sale item is:

35% Off – Airfree Lotus

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Consumers can find these slashed sale prices by shopping online at major retailers like: Amazon, Bed Bath and Beyond, Home Depot. To see complete list please visit: www.airfree.com

Airfree Air Purifiers reduce microbiological contamination in the air naturally, without using chemicals or filters.  Airfree’s exclusive technology works by eliminating microorganisms as bacteria, viruses, mold, dust mist allergens, pet dander allergens, using heat, destroying them in a fraction of a second. Depending on the model, between 14,000 and 20,000 liters of air pass through the Airfree device every hour, treating all the air in the room in a very short space of time. The process works in much the same way as sterilizing water by boiling it; when water is boiled, the microorganisms it contains are eliminated.


Flamingo Gardens Fort Lauderdale FL

Bird Watching Up Close and Personal at the Flamingo Gardens Botanical Gardens and Everglades Wildlife Sanctuary

Flamingo Gardens Bird Preserve Fort Lauderdale Florida

Anyone that has ever been attracted to bird watching and communing with nature needs to add the Flamingo Gardens in Fort Lauderdale Florida to their list of travel destinations.

Flamingo Gardens bird preserve large white birdThe gardens are in part a small zoo or sanctuary for animals that can’t live in the wild, while giving visitors a peek into the magic of the Everglades. With interesting local wildlife and the usual exhibits you might expect comes the unexpected surprise of real immersion.

There are owls you can view through the wire of their habitats, educational shows, and a tram ride to offer a look behind the scenes, but Flamingo Gardens Botanical Gardens and Everglades Wildlife Sanctuary has something that really stands out. An open habitat aviary that is home to a variety of indigenous fowl.

Seeing a pelican and some of the other large species is a little like coming face to face with a dinosaur. The smaller birds fly from tree to tree overhead while their larger cousins paddle in the water or waddle on land. Walking within a few feet of these magical creatures is a captivating way to understand why birds fascinate so many of us. My family has owned a few birds over the years so this was not my first time getting to study them up close, but the shear volume and variety was amazing. You will definitely be clicking away with your camera!

The very best Golf Breaks choose by Golf Holidays Direct


The following is a guest post. All opinions are those of the author.

The best way to book a Golf Holiday with Golf Holidays Direct. The right place to travel on your golf break is always easier when booking with specialists. Here at Golf Holidays Direct we will help you every step of the way to find the very best value golf breaks for your group. Book with Confidence as Golf Holidays Direct are ATOL protected golf travel experts. 

Below are the very best 7 golf breaks in Spain for you to book your next golf holiday.

Westin La Quinta

Golf holidays to Spain are a perfect getaway for a short distance flight to find some golf in the sun. The Westin La Quinta Golf Resort is a 5* hotel that is set on the 27-hole La Quinta Golf and Country Club, this luxury golf and spa resort is 7 km from the beach and marina at Puerto Banus. 

Featuring terracotta floors, handcrafted furniture, and terraces with golf course or pool views, the posh rooms and suites offer 24/7 room service, free Wi-Fi and flat-screen TVs. Family rooms provide freebies to kids, and suites and upgraded rooms add sitting areas.

Classes are available at the golf academy (fee)There are 3 Mediterranean and Japanese restaurants on site along with 2 bars, plus 3 outdoor pools, a kids’ club and free parking. 

If you are travelling to La Quinta for your golf holidays and are looking to incorporate other local golf courses, then Golf Holidays Direct are certainly able to offer packages. We work with other golf courses in the area such as Marbella Golf & Country Club, Los Naranjos, Cabopino, Santa Clara, Los Arqueros, Atalaya old & new, plus many, many more. We are certain that we can package up your perfect golf holiday to Marbella.


chasing rainbows

Paper Mill Playhouse, recipient of the Regional Theatre Tony Award, presents the New Jersey premiere of Chasing Rainbows: The Road to Oz with a book by Marc Acito, musical adaptation & additional music by David Libby and conceived by and additional lyrics by Tina Marie CasamentoChasing Rainbows: The Road to Oz began performances September 26, 2019, and will continue through Sunday, October 27, 2019, at Paper Mill Playhouse (22 Brookside Drive, Millburn, NJ). Bank of America is the major sponsor for Chasing Rainbows: The Road to Oz. Paper Mill Playhouse’s 2019-2020 season is proudly sponsored by Investors BankOpening Night is Sunday, October 6, 2019, at 7:00pm.

Directed and choreographed by Tony award nominee Denis Jones, Orchestrations by Larry Blank and David Libby with music direction by Lawrence Yurman, the principal cast features Ruby Rakos (Billy Elliot) as Judy Garland/Frances Gumm, Tony Award nominee Max Von Essen (An American in Paris, Paper Mill’s The Baker’s Wife) as Frank Gumm, Olivier Award-winner Lesli Margherita (Matilda, Dames at Sea) as Ethel Gumm, Karen Mason (Mamma Mia!, And the World Goes ‘Round) as Ma Lawlor/Kay Koverman, Stephen DeRosa (Into the Woods, HBO’s “Boardwalk Empire”) as Louis B. Mayer, Michael Wartella (Charlie and the Chocolate Factory, Tuck Everlasting) as Mickey Rooney, and Colin Hanlon (ABC’s “Modern Family”, Paper Mill’s Benny & Joon) as Roger Edens.

Rounding out the cast are Tia Altinay, Mackenzie Bell, Kristen Grace Brown, Lamont Brown, Joe Cassidy, Clara Cox, Tessa Grady, Sophie Knapp (Teaneck, NJ), Molly Lyons, Kimberly Immanuel, Christina Maxwell, Kevin B. McGlynn, Allsun O’Malley, Samantha Joy Pearlman, Drew Redington, Joshua J. Schwartz, Parker Slaybaugh, Sean Thompson, Violet Tinnirello and Kathy Voytko (Bloomfield, NJ).


Flying with Varicose Veins

Varicose veins are a common issue among adults, and the symptoms that go hand in hand with vein disorders can be grueling to deal with each day. Varicose veins are most often characterised by the bulging, darkened, or twisted veins that are noticeable beneath the skin’s surface. Not only are they a cosmetic concern for many people, but varicose veins also cause pain and discomfort, ranging from mild to severe. 

Living with varicose veins may mean managing swelling and itching at or around the varicose vein site, heaviness in the legs or feet, or aching that does not subside easily. Although these issues can be handled while at home or work, there may be more significant concerns for those flying with varicose veins. It is essential to understand the dangers of flying as it relates to varicose veins and the steps you can take to prevent issues in the air. 

The Dangers of Flying with Vein Issues

According to a vein specialist at Radiance Varicose Vein Clinic, the dangers of flying with varicose veins are mostly connected to why varicose veins occur in the first place. When valve failure takes place within the veins of the legs, blood pools in the body instead of flowing back to the heart as it is meant to do. This creates vein wall breakdown, leading to the swelling and bulging often seen with varicose veins. When taking flight, the change in cabin pressure may result in adverse effects on individuals with varicose veins, connected to the potential for a blood clot. 

For those who have been diagnosed with deep vein thrombosis or DVT, flying with varicose veins may be far more dangerous than when broken vein walls are the only issue at hand. This is because DVT is a condition where blood clots form deep within the veins of the legs. The change in pressure on a flight could cause a blood clot to dislodge and move to other areas of the body, such as the heart of the lungs. Devastating outcomes may result, including a heart attack or a pulmonary embolism. 

Summer Pool Floats

It’s sweltering out there, and with temperatures only rising, you might be seeking out the local pool or lake to cool off. What’s more fun the an interesting float? These are the ones you might see us toting about.

SwimWays Huggables Sloth Oversized Float – Inflatable Lounge with Cupholder

Long name, cute float.  This is a rather unique float, not just for the animal options, but also for the armrests that “hug” you as well as acting as a drink holder. (I mostly left the sunblock in there, though, honestly, works just as well.) Our Sloth moved leisurely along the water, but you can also try out the Teddy Bear or the Panda Bear, all are equally adorable, and definitely attention grabbers and make for super sweet photos and Instagram shots. So many people at the lake came up and asked about it, and lots of kids wanted a go- it was an instant “friend maker” for my son, that’s for certain.

Also fun is that you can actually lean back, and sit upright. That’s pretty unusual in a pool float, most you can only lay on. Sized for adults, not just for kids, this is good for just about anyone. Actual dimensions for those of you who need to worry about sizes for your pool rules: 50 in x 36 in x 40 in. This is intended for ages 5 and up. There are three options, Sloth, Teddy Bear, and Panda. I was unable to find a weight limit, but we personally had no issues, with the heaviest member to try the Sloth being 181 lbs.  You can get these for $15 and up on Amazon.

Magnetic Flow Meters Vs. Ultrasonic Flow Meters

While choosing the right flow meter measurement solution for your system is crucial and vital, your aptness to depend on the meter’s readings will highly rely on the application. Each flow meter technology will, for sure, have its pros and cons. However, it is the fine distinction of your system, and what’s traversing through it that should get the most attention.

For example, you are dealing with water-based applications. For water applications, there are plenty of different technologies that can perform well. However, is the water ionized? Does it have particles or bubbles?


Once you answer such questions, you will easily know what type of flow meter will best work for your system. And for water applications, ultrasonic and magnetic flow meters have risen up to fame. Which is better? For more information, this post will walk you through the advantages and disadvantages of the two measurement technologies.

Magnetic Flow Meters

Magnetic flow meters also called magmeters, are used to calculate flow rates by applying the Electromagnetic Induction of Faraday’s Law. With this measurement technology, a magnetic field is, for the most part, made by providing current through a magnetic coil resonating the flow tube.


The conductive liquid or media then produces a voltage as it traverses through the magnetic field of the meter and flow tube. The electrodes can feel and calculate the voltage made as, more often than not, the liquid traverse through the pipe.


The higher the velocity, the greater the voltage. Therefore, it creates a consistent signal that’s, for the most part, transformed into a volumetric flow. Magnetic flow meters, such as smart measurement magnetic flow meters, are specifically engineered for systems that deal with conductive fluids such as slurries, caustic liquids, acids, and water.


  • Magnetic flow meters have a service life of about 75 years.
  • Magnetic flow meters have the capability to register remotely, local energy management system.
  • Magnetic flow meters are available in an extensive variety of communication protocols.
  • Magnetic flow meters are applicable or suitable to liquids with massive particulates.
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