28 ways to be a sustainable traveler (Guest blog post)

This is a guest blog post written by Natalie Bernasconi. Long-distance travel is not good for the environment.The good news is that sustainable travel is on the up in 2019 and – while we all want to be travelling smarter, fairer and more aware – just how do we go about it? As a full-time traveller and digital nomad, long-distance travel is a regular occurrence. I have been following a Read more…

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make your child smarter

Can a vacation really make your child smarter?

A while back I came across a really interesting article that mentioned how going family vacation can stimulate your child’s brain and make your child smarter and happier! As if I needed another excuse to continue traveling with my kid. I read on and understood the science of it and everything makes sense! You can actually make your child smarter by traveling together! Vacation makes children happy Now before getting Read more…

How hard is it to travel and breastfeed?

Ever since I was pregnant with Julia I was sure of one thing: I wanted to breastfeed my baby. I was lucky to have access to a lot of accurate information and supportive healthcare personnel in the birth clinic and after birth. That obviously makes nursing so much easier. I can say that my breastfeeding journey was almost perfect, with very few challenges along the way. To travel and breastfeed was Read more…

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protect the ocean

One simple thing that can help save the ocean during vacation

Travel is amazing and like you’ve probably noticed we love to travel. We realise that travel puts a lot of strain on the environment, and that we only have one Earth. We truly believe it is important to be informed and responsible travellers and consumers so that our most beloved thing to do is also done taking responsibility while teaching our daughter how to care for our only home. But Read more…

Challenges of becoming a parent abroad

I have previously shared with you what are three great things about becoming a parent abroad. But hopefully you’ve guessed it is not all rosey and easy. Living abroad, away from your way of doing things, your family and your support network is difficult as it is. Now imagine adding to that equation becoming a parent, which is also not an easy thing to do. There’s a number of challenges Read more…

Challenges of becoming a parent abroad

Airbnb or hotel – what to choose?

Airbnb or hotel – Which is better for traveling with kids Everything is relative and it all depends on so many things. There are terrible experiences with Airbnb’s just like there are terrible experiences in hotels. And the other way around. So what is better and what should you choose for your trip? Airbnb or hotel, Especially when traveling with kids.  There is probably not one right answer honestly, and Read more…

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7 ways to entertain your child on a plane (without an iPad)

Flying with a child can be daunting and especially when we are talking about long flights. These days we normally resort to YouTube or Netflix as a first option to keep children entertained, and they sure work wonders but I don’t like to have my daughter watching screens for so many hours. Julia goes on long-haul trips flights at least twice a year and I want to share with you Read more…

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Never forget these 3 things for traveling with toddlers

Julia is 3,5 years and she started traveling when she was one month old. In these years we have learned to love these three things and we can assure you they will save your life if you’re traveling with toddlers. They have made our lives that much easier and we couldn’t imagine traveling without them. I need to make a disclaimer here so you understand just how basic and awesome Read more…

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