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7 Reasons To Visit Cairo With Kids Now

Traveling Cairo with kids is a safe and unforgettable adventure, and blends ancient history with modern vibrancy. Cairo is safe for kids, and a top destination for families seeking a mix of educational and thrilling experiences. From the awe-inspiring Pyramids of Giza to the rich culinary delights and bustling markets, exploring Cairo is a must for your next holiday…

Girls Getaway: 5 Reasons To Gather Your Tribe

Escape from the daily grind with a Girls Getaway weekend! Recharge and reconnect with your girlfriends for a few days of laughter and relaxation…

8 Reasons Tavarua Island Will Steal Your Heart

We’re often asked what our favorite place is we’ve visited, and it’s so hard to answer… there are the city trips, the wonders of the world, the exotic trips…. BUT…. If you had one place to visit in your lifetime and asked me where to go…. I’d absolutely tell you to RUN not walk to our heart shaped heaven, Tavarua Island…

10 Cool Facts About Easter Island’s Moai Statues

The mystery surrounding Easter Island’s massive Moai statues is what brings most visitors.  There are many theories, but it’s still unknown today exactly why these giant heads were carved or how these massive stones were transported around the island. Here are some really interesting Moai facts we learned from our very knowledgeable Rapa Nui guide when we visited Easter Island (the…

Christ the Redeemer: Five Interesting Facts

Christ the Redeemer is on the bucket list of many travelers, and some might find it daunting to visit with small children…. nope, not us, we didn’t think twice about taking our traveling circus to see this sacred statue. Here are some interesting facts about Christ the Redeemer…

Visit the Taj Mahal With Kids, It’s Life-Changing!

We arrived in Delhi to incredible humid heat, crowds, and thick dust. June is the low season to visit Asia, and the front end of monsoon season, but we barely saw rain at all…

Five Travel Books That Won’t Disappoint

These books are practically falling apart at my house, and have been read many times over as we dream, plan, and long for our next family adventure.  Hopefully this list will inspire you to plan an adventure of your own…

World’s Scariest Airport: Paro, Bhutan

I was less than thrilled to board a tiny prop plane for our 45 minute flight from Kathmandu to Paro, the international airport of the Kingdom of Bhutan. Drukair operates in an alpine environment with a small fleet, and delays often occur due to weather or other operational issues…

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…

Should You Buy Family Travel Insurance for Your Next Trip?

When should you purchase travel insurance for a family trip, and when do you not really need travel insurance? Let’s consider both options for trips and family vacations…