Family Travel

Our summer in America – Lets Talk Mommy – Parents Article

I knew when I moved to the UK, that it would be hard living so far from my family and friends as well as leaving my culture behind. I also was prepared that when I had kids it would get even harder. Their life milestones would sometimes be witnessed and shared by extended family but I knew that for the most part they wouldn’t. So when we had our first baby, we vowed as long as we could afford it,…

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Families Choose Road Trips Over Airfare to Spend More Time Together; Here’s a Checklist and … – Single Mum, Parents Article

According to new research, the average American is choosing to hit the road with their family this summer, instead of flying – and it’s not just because … This is only a snippet of a Single Mum Parents Article written by Google Alert – Family travel Read Full Parenting Article

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What holidays are like before and after having kids – Parents Article

What holidays are like before and after having kids By continuing to use the site, you agree to the use of cookies. more information Accept The cookie settings on this website are set to “allow cookies” to give you the best browsing experience possible. If you continue to use this website without changing your cookie settings or you click “Accept” below then you are consenting to this. Close This is…

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The good and bad on booking a vacation through Costco Travel – Single Mum, Parents Article

This article is reprinted by permission from NerdWallet. The vacation packages featured by Costco Travel make a familiar, supersize promise to Costco  COST, -0.32%  shoppers: You can save by prioritizing quality and buying in bulk. And for value-seeking travelers looking for a little bit of luxury, the wholesale giant delivers. These vacation packages, which generally include posh accommodations, select meals and ground transportation, aren’t available at bargain-barrel rates. But they’re quick to book and competitively priced. For some, they might be the most cost-efficient ticket to a lavish… This is only a snippet…

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Longhaul Flights, Arriving in Singapore and Gardens by the Bay – Parents Article

Singapore wasn’t an obvious choice for us.  But after reading some friends posts they shared it peaked our interest.  After a little bit of research and seeing how many fun things were there, we decided to make the booking.  This would be our first long haul trip with a total of 13 hours one way.  A good test of our ability to fly a little further as a family.  We were leaving NZ near the end of Winter again (late…

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A Weird Way to Live Your Life – Single Dad, Parents Article

Are you weird? Hopefully. Feeling average and want to be weird? Here’s a weird way to live your life: as a minimalist traveler. The best part of a life of travel is that it teaches you the value of minimalism. Why is that the best part? Because it helps you reduce your carbon footprint, free your mind, and live in a way that is more connected to reality.  I’m a full-blooded American.  You know, in the way that my mom’s…

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11 Reasons Why Families Will Love Croatia – Happy Traveler – Single Mum, Parents Article

[vc_row content_placement=”middle”][vc_column][vc_column_text]I am text block. Click edit button to change this text.[/vc_column_text][vc_single_image image=”1380″ img_size=”medium” alignment=”center” style=”vc_box_shadow_border” css_animation=”fadeIn”][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row][vc_column][vc_single_image image=”1409″ img_size=”large” alignment=”center” style=”vc_box_shadow_border”][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text] After vacationing our way across Europe, we decided it was time to visit Croatia. I had heard a lot about this gorgeous Mediterranean country from my friends, and it was at the top of my travel list.  From cobblestone streets that wind through stunning Roman architecture to the clear waters around Mljet Island, we found Croatia has something for…

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Spring Breaking in Miami and Ft. Lauderdale – Single Mum, Parents Article

I’m not a Winter person. In fact, I hate the cold weather with a passion. I tolerate in during the holidays, but I’m literally ready for warmer temps as soon as it hits January 2nd. Which makes Winter really, really brutal for me.Also, seasonal depression is a real thing. A couple weeks ago, I was so over Winter that I booked a fairly last-minute trip to Florida for the boys and me. I just needed a few days of sunshine…

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Best Amazon Umbrella Stroller Guide – Parents Article

Looking for an Amazon umbrella stroller? You must need fast shipping and a quality stroller! ???? Let us help you sort through the Amazon results.  (Don’t have Amazon Prime yet? Oh my, you have to try! Try it free for 30 days, and check out the included 2-day shipping and instant videos. We can’t live without it, and Prime shipping saves us so many trips to the big box stores that we’d rather avoid.) But back to the Amazon umbrella…

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Ideas for family holidays with kids – Parenting Twins Article

Searching for dream homes in Australia Ways to keep kids cool in summer We’ve been in Australia for just over three years now. We’ve taken lots of short breaks since moving here to all kinds of stunning places, but what I’ve really been craving is a family holiday. Long gone are the days when we would enjoy hiking or romantic city breaks: now we LOVE family island holidays. Somewhere with white beaches and palm trees. Where we can swim in…

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