EER062: Unschooling in Europe in a VW van with 3 kids

Unschooling in Europe can be a challenge, as each country has its own laws regarding the practice. In countries like Germany and Sweden, it’s completely illegal, where in other countries like Austria and Spain, the state has certain requirements for the family who chooses this child-led approach to education. UNSCHOOLING IN EUROPE IN A VW […]

EER061: Planning Family Travel Tips

Planning family travel can be challenging, but as Cindy Bailey can attest, giving yourself enough time to plan family travel can be very important. For Cindy and family, they gave themselves four months to uproot from suburbia for two years —perhaps longer. She says six months would have been better, but she learned a lot […]

EER060: The challenges and benefits of homeschooling and travel

Many can name some of the benefits of homeschooling. Jen Miller certainly can, but she’s also well aware of the trials and obstacles that present themselves face when one chooses an unconventional approach to education for their child. Add in four children and a life of full-time travel, and you can begin to imagine just how […]

EER059: Living in San Miguel de Allende, Mexico with Kids

Visiting San Miguel de Allende, Mexico with Kids? Listen in, and you’ll hear what it’s like to live there. Visiting Mexico with kids is great. Living in San Miguel de Allende, Mexico with kids seems to be even better. Brian and Scottie Elliott are a digital nomad family presently based in San Miguel de Allende, Mexico with their son, […]

EER058: Family Travel and Cultural Identity

Travel and cultural identity are tightly intertwined. For Andrew Tolentino, he found out first hand last year. In October 2015, Andrew and I met for the first time over a crappy internet connection. I was in Atlanta visiting family, he was sitting on a beach in Boracay, having recently left his home in New York to embark […]

EER057: Running a Business in Mexico with Kids

Visiting Mexico with kids can be loads of fun. Running a business and living in Mexico with kids is even better. At least that’s what it sounds like when I talk with Crystal Blue. Running a Business in Mexico with Kids Based in Tulum, Mexico, Crystal and her daughter River have traveled all over the […]

EER056: Unschooling, Family Travel & Location Independence

Location independence is something that many parents want. For Caroline King and her family, a life of family travel and location independence happened as much out of necessity as out of desire. Location Independence meets Family Travel Living in her home country of Sweden, Caroline faced the country’s “skolplikt” (compulsory education) system, which required that her kids […]

EER055: Living in Panama and Moving to Mexico with Kids

Moving to Mexico. Living in Panama. A few years ago, these were just ideas for Dan Sherman and his family. Then in 2014, they left the United States to begin a life of living and traveling in Latin America. The plan was to live in Panama for two years and then return to the United States, but it didn’t […]

EER054: Working Online in Southeast Asia With Kids

Could you move to Southeast Asia with kids? It’s a great place to travel, but what would living and working there be like? Many parents want to work online. Many of those same parents want to travel in Southeast Asia with kids. Sheralyn and Paul Guilleminot have found a way to do both! You might remember […]

EER053: Living in Moscow, Helsinki and Tokyo with Kids

Living in Moscow, Helsinki and Tokyo with Kids Living in Moscow with kids isn’t something I’d even considered before I met Tony Fitzpatrick. A father of two from New Zealand, Tony moved to the Russian capital with two primary school-aged kids and had a blast. In this Epic Education Radio Interview, we discuss living in Moscow […]