EER113: Morocco with Kids with Amanda Mouttaki (a.k.a. MarocMama)

Morocco with kids. The markets of Fez. Wandering the streets of Marrakech and soaking in the small beach towns of southern Morocco. These are just a few topics from today’s episode of Epic Education Radio. All about visiting Morocco with kids! Morocco with Kids Meet Amanda Mouttaki. She’s an American mom of two who has […]

Time Travel in Osaka: The Open-Air Museum of Old Japanese Farmhouses

Note: This is an excerpt from a column I co-write for the Japan Times newspaper. Time Travel in Osaka Life in Japan has changed dramatically over the past 100 years. In the span of a few generations, millions of Japanese left the countryside and moved into urban and suburban sprawl. Unfortunately, for city kids like mine, […]

The Gili Islands with Kids: Our Ultimate Guide to Lombok’s Amazing Islands

The Gili Islands with kids. You’ll be surprised at just how many great things there are to do with children here. If you’re thinking about exploring the Gili Islands with kids, then I hope our Gili Island guide can help! Our Ultimate Guide to the Gili Islands with Kids Out of Indonesia’s thousands of islands, […]

Rinjani Fun Trekking Review: Island Hopping & Beach Camping in Indonesia

Interested in island hopping and beach camping in the Gilis? Want to see a wilder side of Lombok? Then read our Rinjani Fun Trekking review here. Rinjani Fun Trekking Review: Beach Camping in Indonesia We’ve had some amazing experiences in Indonesia. Jungle trekking in Bukit Lawang. Hiking a volcano in Berastagi. Some wood carving classes and […]

Rinjani Lodge Review: Best Family Hotel in Senaru, Lombok

If you’re visiting Senaru, Lombok with kids or hiking Rinjani Mountain, then spending a night or two at the Rinjani Lodge should be the highlight of your trip. Our Rinjani Lodge review below. Rinjani Lodge Review Magical Stay in Senaru, Lombok We’ve loved every part of Indonesia we visited thus far: all over Bali, and Bukit Lawang, and Berastagi in […]

EER100: Valencia for Teens & Tweens — Our Kids Make Recommendations

Valencia for teens. Spain for tweens. On this week’s episode (number 100!!!) I ask the kids about what they would recommend to kids their age. Some of their answers surprised me. Valencia for Teens and Tweens This week’s episode is bittersweet because today the kids talk about their favorite things to do in Valencia. Recommendations […]

How to Spend 48 Hours in Tokyo with Kids – Japan Family Travel

So you have 48 hours in Tokyo with kids. How are you going to spend it? Whether you’re on a quick layover in Japan or trying to squeeze the most out of your time in the city, here is one suggested 2 day itinerary for Tokyo family travel. 48 Hours in Tokyo with Kids We […]

Explore Southeast Asia with Kids — Our Family Travel Tips

We have some of our strongest family travel memories while in Southeast Asia with kids. It’s a great place to explore with children, and so I’ve put together some of the most important lessons I’ve learned into a few tips for you. Tips for Southeast Asia with Kids In 1997, I left Atlanta (my hometown) […]

Our Top 6 Things to Do in Ipoh with Kids — Malaysia Family Travel

Headed to Malaysia? Here are our tips for visiting the city of Ipoh with kids. Places like Kuala Lumpur and the island of Penang are full of family fun, but there are lots of things to do in Ipoh, as well. Where is Ipoh? Located between Penang and the Malaysian capital of Kuala Lumpur, Ipoh […]

Things to do in Lanzarote: Visit Teguise with Kids

You’ll enjoy visiting Teguise with kids. We’ve written a lot about volcanoes, water sports and other fun things to do in Lanzarote. The small Lanzarote town of Teguise is different but deserved a post of its own. Things to do in Lanzarote: Teguise with Kids One of the most surprisingly fun things to do in […]