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Eat2explore with us!

This week we took a trip to Brazil—OK, so we never actually left home, but the kitchen sure smelled amazing!

It’s IRS Official…

We want to inspire families to travel together because we believe it has the power to change lives.

Scotland’s Darkest Secrets

Discover the spooky side of Scotland’s history on a virtual tour that takes you into the heart of the country’s haunted past.

Making Matcha Tea

When a friend dropped the word matcha in casual conversation, I knew nothing of this trendy Eastern Asian tradition.

Sunnie Maps

Today we got our Sunnie Map in the mail. This “Sunshine Delivery” is the brainchild of two moms who love pretend play and needed a creative way to divert attention away from the screens.

That One Green Tile

That One Green Tile

That One Green Tile is the story of a little girl who learns that somewhere in the world is another little girl who looks just like her.

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The Womple Box

We received a fun surprise in the mail last week—our very first Womple Box! We gave this kid’s adventure box a much closer look…

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Let’s Explore with Cor Cor

Cory Lee (founder of the award-winning accessible travel blog Curb Free with Cory Lee) co-authors the new book, “Let’s Explore with Cor Cor” proving that no one is bound by their circumstances.

The Paris Catacombs

In the late 18th Century, Paris struggled with a major public health crisis tying back to their local cemeteries. In response, city officials made the decision to transfer all remains to the abandoned quarries hidden 20 meters below the city.

Travelnitch Announces Big Changes

We recognize travel is a valuable educational tool and we feel strongly that it should be accessible to all families.

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Reinventing the Summer Bucket List

It’s that time of year, when many families are thinking about a summer bucket list. This year is different than most and, while it might seem frustrating at first, the idea of staying home could be a wonderful opportunity to reconnect in a more meaningful way—with each other and with the world.

Walk This Underground World

Walk This Underground World

Walk This Underground World with this 2-dimensional journey and learn about life and history happening right beneath the Earth’s surface.

Moroccan Chicken Tagine

Moroccan Chicken Tagine

Cooking can be a great way to explore new cultures while convincing your little ones to try something new.

Virtual Escape Rooms

Virtual escape rooms are offering families a new form of at-home entertainment while they shelter in place.

Black Lives Matter

I am white. I benefit from white privilege. I do not know the fear and anxiety that so many in our country suffer from each day when they step from their homes.

Traveling the World with Mom

Traveling the World with Mom shares the excitement of travel with a whole new generation.

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The Door to Hell

The Darvaza gas crater, often referred to as the Door to Hell, is a natural gas field that collapsed in 1971 while scientists were working in the area.

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Explore Pompeii

On August 24, 79AD, volcanic debris began raining down on Pompeii, quickly covering the city to a depth of more than 9 feet and caving in the roofs of many homes.

Dance Like a Geisha

Join your instructor for a virtual dance lesson and learn the graceful art of Nihon Buyo, a Japanese style of dance traditionally performed by Geisha.

Hidden Wonders

Hidden Wonders by Lonely Planet

Hidden Wonders by Lonely Planet Kids—from the beautiful raised cover to the hidden secrets found within, this informative and engaging book is likely to infect everyone with the travel bug…

Letterboxing: A Kid-Friendly Twist on Geocaching

Think of letterboxing as geocaching without the hassle of a GPS. This outdoor scavenger hunt is trending among young families for obvious reasons—an abundance of mystery, adventure, and…buried treasure?

This Is the World: A Global Treasury

This is the World will take you on an exciting escapade, city-hopping from London to Hong Kong, Sydney to San Francisco. Uncover the charm of some of the…

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Soup of the Aztecs

The exact origin of tortilla soup is unknown, but it is also known as sopa Azteca (Soup of the Aztecs)…

Become a Voyager

So you probably know about Google Earth by this point, but have you discovered Voyager?

Active Life

Activ Life

With nicer weather on its way, a recent request from Activ Life to sample some new products was a welcomed distraction from home school…

Orboot by Shifu

This interactive gaming experience can bring travel to life in a whole new way for kids, through 3-dimensional learning…

Travel has become a dirty word

Social media has always been a bit of a double-edged sword. It can provide a wonderfully unique opportunity to connect with those who share our beliefs, our fears, our interests…

Salt Creek Falls Trail (OR)

Oregon is widely known for an unrivaled outdoor culture. We covered a lot of ground in ten days, but most memorable was Salt Creek Falls.

Take a Virtual Tour with AirPano

Take a virtual tour of the world with the Air Pano Travel Book. If you haven’t discovered this company yet, then I suggest you get out your phones and…

Spend Less, Explore More

Finding fun (free) ways to get out and explore in between those bigger family adventures.

Table Mountain Hike

The Camp Aya-Po Loop (CT)

The Camp Aya-Po Loop is one of many trails in Shenipsit State Forest. Located in northeastern Connecticut, this dense forest stretches across three towns.

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Through the Darkness

Their breathing is faint, muddled by the sound of my sled ploughing through the freshly fallen snow. I can see them working hard, using every ounce of energy they have to keep us moving forward.

Avanos Hair Museum

If you’ve never heard of the Avanos Hair Museum, you will certainly not forget it after reading how it all began. In fact, you may even want to gift your own lovely locks…

The Airport Book

The Airport Book is the first in our new series, Books Beyond Borders. It introduces kids to airports and helps them find the fun in air travel…

Meet the Real Count Dracula

While stories have long depicted him as a vampire with a thirst for blood, many historians think the real Count Dracula was actually a Wallachian Prince…

A Taste of Travel

Get a taste of travel without leaving home. Try a snack delivery service, with new tasty treats arriving on your doorstep from countries around the globe…

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Global Advent Calendar

This Christmas ditch the store bought calendar in favor of a trip around the world. Create a global advent(ure) calendar to learn about holiday traditions…

Travel School for Kids

Want your kids to explore their passion for travel through hands-on learning? Try travel school for your kids, with help from Outschool.com, an online educational platform…

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