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How to, where to, when to… we answer all the question with our tips for travel with kids

A Lazy Parent’s Guide to Travel

lazy parent's guide

This is probably universally understood: my day consists of work, home and kids. Then repeat. Keep repeating. Indefinitely. You get me, we are probably in it together. Bottom line, when I have the days off, sure, I want to travel, but at the same time I kind of wish the travel would be switching from …

5 Tips to Travel Cheaply and Quickly

Even with the best intentions, sometimes we can’t afford a long trip. We either don’t have enough money or time, much too often we lack both.  This leaves us with two options: sulking at how unfair it is and un-friending all the friends who travel on Facebook, or find ways to get away that don’t …

Scr*w You Plans

Nobody warned me that being a Mum meant less cuddling and more logistics. With two kids I spend half of my waking hours making schedules, keeping appointments, crossing out lists, doing errands, picking someone up, being late to pick someone up, writing reminders… It comes as no surprise, that the prospect of planning a trip …

10 Things My Kids Started to Give a Sh*t About Because of Travel

If it wasn’t for travel and countless lessons it teaches, I don’t know how I would have convinced my kids that school is important, learning can be fun, being responsible isn’t a chore and made us all realize the most important thing…  Learn the ABCs »Who cares about letters! Mom, you read what it says?« …

10 Lessons Flying Can Teach You About Parenting

Fasten your seat belts, never leave your bags unattended or how about always know your emergency exits. These are just some of the rules to follow when we are about to fly. But have you ever realized how easily they could be applied to parenting? Here are 10 lessons every parent should follow on or off …

6 Things I Stopped Giving A Sh*T About After I Started Traveling With Kids

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You might not be traveling in style, but once you start traveling with kids, it suddenly won’t even matter. There will be more important things on the agenda than fashion, must see sights, lists…, things like fun, ice-creams and beaches. 1.)        Must see sights. “Don’t come back from London without visiting these …

5 Tips for Packing Light

Do you feel envy toward every traveler carrying only one bag around? And that’s not even a Birkin bag. You just can’t believe anyone is capable of packing so lightly, when you need the entire Samsonite collection. I’ve been there too but have gradually managed to figure out the art of packing light. Not a man …

Go Beyond: Don’t Search for Family-Friendly Destinations

The best thing about Earth is its unique diversity, ranging from quiet steadfast woods to steep cliffs piercing the oceans. There are seemingly unlimited places waiting to be explored. Why then would you want to narrow down your choices to family-friendly destinations only? Where do you want to go? Where do you want to go? Don’t …

Cool Kidz Rewrite Famous Travel Quotes

We’ve all know famous travel quotes and most us love them, because they inspire us, get us yearning for the next adventure. Accompanied with a good picture, reading travel quotes is my favorite pastime. But on one such occasion, they made me realize that not one relates to travel with kids. They are all about being single and carefree …