Blog Posts

August 5, 2015

7 Reasons To Bring Your Older Kids to Thailand

Finding the right place to take your older kids on a family vacation can be challenging. You want them to have fun and learn without feeling like kids(although they will always be kids to you!). One destination perfect for this kind of adventure is Thailand. Here are seven¬†reasons why Thailand is great for older kids!…

May 20, 2015

An Emotional Tour of World War II

By Noemi Gamel We have been home schooling, with various degrees of success, during our RTW trip. In addition to more or less structured grammar and math lessons, they have been learning history by visiting museums and sights that have historical significance. For our WWII unit, we visited the Hiroshima Peace Park in Japan, the…

May 15, 2015

Family Vacation in Historic Ireland

Ireland seems to have a voice that reaches out to you, calling you home to the rolling hills that sweep over the countryside in a color wheel of green. Every so often you might see the ruins of a castle or a whitewashed cottage bordered by a stone fence. The heart of every village is…

February 2, 2015

Humans of Cambodia

By Noemi Gamel Cambodia has carved a special place in my heart. Its raw nature, resilience, and warmth remind me of Bolivia. We have been fortunate enough to get to know some of the people during our time in Cambodia, and we want to share their unique stories with you. Mao was our tuk tuk…

May 13, 2015

Tulips in Amsterdam

By Noemi Gamel What do you think of when you hear of Amsterdam? Call me a total geek, but I think of tulips, windmills, the Anne Frank House, and The Fault In Our Stars book. To recover from our emotional but uplifting visit to the Anne Frank House, we headed to Keukenhof, one of the…