Country hopping before kids was different because we didn’t have to think about entertaining little people. Now that we’re a family of four, travel has become glorified field trips for our kids. We avoid destinations that offer little entertainment and educational value for the children. The great news is, if you look, even places that … More Travel as Glorified Field Trips for Your Kids
You shouldn’t visit Bosnia and Herzegovina without a general understanding of its recent history. Now this isn’t to say you need to be an expert. As our taxi driver said, “It’s too complicated to explain in one ride.” Here’s the elevator pitch version. After the breakup of the Ottoman Empire, the Balkan region … More Bosnia and Herzegovina Review
Look, no one just wakes up in a late June morning and goes “Hey kids! Pack your bags! We’re headed to Fiji!” Doesn’t work that way. Our summer family vacations take at least 6 months of planning. Over the years we’ve become experts at planning these trips and we want to share the planning process. … More Start Planning Next Summer’s Family Vacation Now
When we ask our 2 and 5 year old who Dr. King was, all they say is Dr. King died. They clearly didn’t get the point of the King Center. But the downtown area of Atlanta, Georgia is full of learning experiences for teenage kids. Your family vacations are perfect when every member of the … More Downtown ATL is a Field Trip for Teens
First of all, kids or not, if you are an American and haven’t seen the Grand Canyon yet, stop what you’re doing and plan the trip. Now! You don’t want to leave the planet without having seen the breathtaking canyon. No, you don’t understand. It literally takes your breath away. The Grand Canyon is less … More Grand Canyon is a Must with Kids
Hey why not do something different? Fly roundtrip from LAX to HKG for just………..$475 on Air China. This flight is available right now from November 18-24. Hong Kong is a really cool city. It’s an island situated just a stones throw away from main land China. The sky line seems to stretch forever. It’s really … More Hong Kong Thanksgiving Break?
Sometimes we need a change of scenery for a few days but can’t afford to board a plane and head to Maui. Lake Havasu is our cheap getaway that checks all the boxes. o Close enough to drive (4.5 hours from Los Angeles) o Water sports o Scenic o Cheap accommodation o Detours o In … More Our Favorite Quick Getaway