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How to travel to Lakshadweep, India’s Island Paradise

How to travel to Lakshadweep, India’s Island Paradise

If you have ever seen pictures of those people that look like they are on a beautiful tropical island with white sand and turquoise waters? Ever wanted to go to beautiful islands without breaking the bank? Well, if you are ever near the country of India, look no further. The Lakshadweep Islands are EXACTLY what you are looking for; unfortunately can be a little tricky to getting on the islands..

Silly Rabbit, Gap Years are for Kids!

Silly Rabbit, Gap Years are for Kids!

In the States a gap year is becoming a popular rite of passage before heading to college. Maybe it is time for parents to think about a gap year; they aren’t just for students. Did you know The Time Credit system in Belgium entitles employees of one year per lifetime of absence from their job, in order to prevent burn-out and to provide an opportunity to pursue other important things.

Round the World Trip Stats – 6 Months out of 12 Months

Round the World Trip Stats – 6 Months out of 12 Months

As we get into our stride we have accumulated some interesting statistics while traveling over the last 6 months. Days traveling = 183 Miles flown = 22,024 Airlines flown = 11 Countries Visited = 9 Cities Visited = 31 Beaches Visited = 20 Oceans/Seas Swam in = 7 Doctor Visits = 3 Overnight Train = 1 TripAdvisor Reviews = 50 Instagram Posts = 146 We feel like characters in the “old” MasterCard.

What’s in Your Wallet? Money Tips for the Traveling Family

What’s in Your Wallet? Money Tips for the Traveling Family

We named our second son Cash and we know first hand that Cash is King. He thinks he is too but that is another story. Cash is a necessity but not always practical from a traveler’s perspective. We have come up with a series of money tips for families and travelers living on the road. The ironic part of this article is we are writing this story in India when.

Don’t Be a Hoarder When You Travel. Ship Baby Ship!

Don’t Be a Hoarder When You Travel. Ship Baby Ship!

As part of our Travel Hacker series we wanted to share an important tip for wanderers and families on the road. What you carry and how you pack is an incredibly important part of your travel strategy. Shipping souvenirs and unwanted clothes will keep your relationship healthy and it makes for great surprises when you get home. Depending on how you travel there is a great chance you are going.

A Travelers Guide to Crowdsourcing a Children’s Book – Updated with eBook

A Travelers Guide to Crowdsourcing a Children’s Book – Updated with eBook

Updated: Read the free ebook on crowdsourcing! So, you are on this amazing adventure in a place you can’t properly pronounce. Over a few local beers a crazy thought comes to you. I should write a book! As travelers ourselves we had the same thought and we decided to write a children’s book for young adventurers using our son’s as the main characters. We weren’t sure if we were qualified.

Quick and Dirty Photo Tips for Traveling Families

Quick and Dirty Photo Tips for Traveling Families

What’s in My Camera Bag? You have been planning for an amazing journey and you have your bags packed! Woohoo! Now all you have to do is get some great photos of your family and your adventure and post them to Instagram like all those cool photos you see online, right? I wonder what kind of camera they are using? How did they get that amazing shot? Many times when.

Practical Coffee Tips for Adventurists and Traveling Parents

Practical Coffee Tips for Adventurists and Traveling Parents

A big part of our travel routine is having coffee in the morning. When you travel with little kid’s coffee becomes part of your life and daily preparations. With a little planning you can handle any coffee challenge when you can’t find a spot to get some local coffee. Depending on your destination every traveler should have some emergency coffee making tools. The tools we have researched will keep you caffeinated.

9 Steps to Plan Your Year-Long RTW (Round the World) Trip – How to Travel RTW

9 Steps to Plan Your Year-Long RTW (Round the World) Trip – How to Travel RTW

  Planning for a year RTW (Round The World) can be both exciting and overwhelming. Where to start? Here are 9 steps to help you plan for a trip of a lifetime. 1. Set a Budget This will be the biggest factor in your trip. Unless you are able to make money while you are traveling, you will have to stick to a budget. You may want to consider the following.