southafrica

10 Best Places to Travel in 2019

People ALWAYS ask us what is the best place to travel. And our answer is always the same. Travel is so subjective. Each trip is so different, and it’s hard to compare a city destination with an adventure destination with a wonder of the world. Here are 10 places that blew our mind. I’d strongly recommend you try to carve out the time…

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…

10 Reasons We Love Cape Town, South Africa

Oh South Africa… you stole our hearts.  We were so fortunate to spend just over a week exploring Cape Town on the tail end of a stunning safari.  We flew on a little hopper plane from Limpopo airport to Cape Town, picked up our rental car, and headed for the Protea Hotel on the Wharf. After tons of preparation and research, we had lots…

8 things to know before Shark Diving in Cape Town

We debated shark cage diving for an upcoming South Africa trip. The boys desperately wanted to do it, and the mom voice in my head said ‘are you f-ing crazy?!?’ Regardless, at our family meeting, I was outvoted and we had shark cage diving as a line item on our South African itinerary.  Read what happened…

6 Ways to Create Global Children

For better or worse (especially in this political climate) the citizens of the world have formed opinions on US citizens.  Our message to our children is simple. They are ambassadors for the United States. They must behave in a way that makes your country proud…