Travel

Terranea Resort: Best Place for a 36 Hour Getaway in Los Angeles Without Kids

Spoiler alert… marriage is hard.  Very hard. It’s never a ‘good’ time to get away without the boys, and there’s always a reason ‘not’ to leave real life, but it’s also really really good for the soul.  We spent 36 hours together. Without kids. In a hotel.  Solo. No little humans in our room. Did I mention the without kids part…

6 Reasons Sayulita, Mexico Makes A Great Family Vacation

There’s something about Mexico. Maybe it’s the sun, surf and perfect weather (27 celsius most days), or maybe it’s the fact that after 2 – 3 hours on a plane, you can be eating carne asada tacos and sipping local tequila.  We decided to avoid the crowds and head to the sleepy surf town of Sayulita for Spring Break…

7 Reasons To Visit Siem Reap, Cambodia

Cambodia…what an incredible place.  Filled with the most amazing people, deep culture and beautiful cities.  Here are 7 reasons to visit Siem Reap, Cambodia…

6 Must-See Places In Morocco

Morocco is a true feast of all of senses and provides adventure, culture, history and nature. The food, the colors, the spices, the smells, and the scenery were unforgettable.  We drove around the whole country, and here are some of our must-see places…

4 Reasons To Visit Chengdu, China

Chengdu is the vibrant and beautiful capital of Sichuan, and is known for its relaxed vibe and amazing food.  It’s also home to the only research center in the world that focuses on the endangered giant panda. We decided to spend 3 days in Chengdu to explore the city…

5 Best Things To Do In Xian, China

Xi’an is a great place to spend a weekend.  It’s only 4.5 hours by train from Beijing or a short 1 hour flight. Xi’an is located in north central China, and is on many lists as a ‘Must Visit’ city in China…

8 Tips for Planning an African Safari With Kids

An African safari is one of those bucket list trips , so you want to be sure you do it right.  But where do you start?  Read this article for our tips…

Cambodia: Drive from Phnom Penh To Siem Reap

We LOVED LOVED LOVED Cambodia.  We loved the people.  We loved the country.  We loved learning there’s so much more to Cambodia than Angkor Wat (we’ll get to that later) and the Khmer Rouge…

Brazil: 6 Things To Do In Rio With Kids

We visited Rio when our boys were 5 and 8 years old and we had a blast.  We’d heard that Rio wasn’t safe and was crowded, but we found the city and the people to be fun, safe, and very kid-friendly.  Here are our favorite things to see in Rio…

Iceland: 8 Best Things to Do in Reykjavik

Iceland is definitely having a ‘moment’ right now, and we were thrilled to spend the holidays there this year.  Here are our top tips for enjoying the stunning city of Reykjavik…