Series – Family Adventures Across Great Britain Welcome to Edinburgh, Scotland, and the next stop on our family adventures across Great Britain. Explore with us as we spend three days in the Old Town section of this centuries-old capital city. It is a destination long on history, steeped in tradition, and full of Scottish charm and culture. And the occasional kilt or two! Imagine it!
Series – Family Adventures Across Great Britain Come on a journey with us as we share favorite family moments along our twelve day adventure across Great Britain. Walk with us as we explore several of London’s most iconic sites. Meander through the streets of Old Town Edinburg, experiencing Scotland’s past, and its present! Stand at the summit of a Scottish Highlands munro, gazing upon incredible scenery.
Welcome to Mount Etna! Located a short distance from Catania, on the island of Sicily, this active volcano has dominated the local landscape since ancient times. Long before man inhabited Sicily, Mount Etna has been smoking and smoldering, sometimes erupting, into the sky above, and has played many a role in local histories, legends and myths. Today, we take to the trails leading up the
Guest Post by Rohit Agarwal of Trans India Travels With its diverse cultures and amazing, vast landscapes, India has all the makings of a wonderful year-round vacation destination. From incredible rainforests to magnificent mountains, sun kissed beaches to sandy desert terrains, cities rich in history and culture to tiny mountain villages full of charm, India has something to offer nearly every traveler. During the summer months,
Planning a vacation that includes your favorite canine pal? Road tripping with your dog this summer, or any other time of the year? No matter when, traveling with dogs requires a little planning and preparation to ensure both you, and your pet, arrive safe and sound. Bringing the family dog on vacation can be loads of fun! But do your homework first before packing your
Welcome to the Aeolian Islands, a remote volcanic archipelago off the coast of Sicily, Italy. These islands are perfect for volcano hiking, beachfront rest and relaxation, and simply enjoying the refreshing breezes of the Mediterranean Sea. Half the allure and charm of these tiny islands is their less touristy feel, more rustic appeal and lack of massive crowds. Perhaps it’s because they are not the
Welcome to the first stop of our adventures and explorations in the Aeolian Islands! Come along with us as we soak up the sun, hike volcanoes, and kayak the surrounding seas of this remote volcanic archipelago off the coast of Sicily, Italy. First up is the island of Vulcano, our home away from home for the next three nights, and the base for our adventurous
Does the idea of a well planned road trip exploring a bucket list destination filled with experiences of a lifetime sound like your kind of vacation? The thrill of being on the open road calling your name? Whether it’s a grand month long exploration of the wild wild west, a two week RV adventure across New Zealand or a whirlwind four day tour of the Scottish Highlands, road tripping provides a
A trip to Italy doesn’t feel complete without sampling its wines, exploring its vineyards and checking out its wineries. Italy is home to some of the world’s oldest wine producing regions, and is a country who’s very soul seems forever intertwined with wine. Grapes are grown in almost every region, coast to coast, even along the sides of volcanoes! And that is where we are
Road tripping with kids in tow is an exciting adventure sure to provide many memorable moments. It is also an adventure that can have its share of challenging moments, like hour #10 with several hours still to go! Don’t enter that car unprepared! Check out these family favorite ways to keep kids, and parents too, entertained during those long hours on the road. No matter