Things to do in Memphis with Kids — America Family Travel

As a music nerd, I found lots of fascinating things to do in Memphis with kids. That said, there is much more to this amazing town than famous studios and the home of the King. Memphis with Kids Growing up in the American South, I knew Memphis for its connections to civil rights, the blues, […]

Barcelona Family Travel: How to Visit Camp Nou with Kids

If you’re a sports fan coming to Barcelona, then you should plan a few hours to visit Camp Nou. Below I’ll explain how and why you should visit Camp Nou when you’re in Barcelona with kids. Save the PIN for Later! WHAT IS CAMP NOU? Camp Nou is the home stadium of Barcelona FC, one […]

Why You Should Visit Salvador Dali’s Grave

Salvador Dali’s grave isn’t like other burial sites. The building surrounding it has six-foot tall eggs adorning the roof. Inside, there’s a geodesic dome, a portrait made out of furniture and a golden elephant with elongated legs. And is that Abraham Lincoln’s face I see in the atrium? Of course it is. You Really Should Visit […]

Our Family Travel Year in Review (2016) — An Epic Education

So here it is: our family travel year in review for 2016. It was a year of road trips, water sports, and exploring more of our temporary home in Spain. In fact, most of 2016’s family travel year in review is based in Spain, but boy-o-boy did we see a lot of Spain! Read on for pics and […]

EER081: Family Travel in Spain—Our Spain Family Travel Roundup

If you’re interested in family travel in Spain, then listen up. There is so much to see and do in Spain for families, and after 18 months in the country, we have a lot of Spain family travel tips to share. SPAIN FOR FAMILIES In this week’s episode, the kids join me at the mic to talk […]

Things to do in Penang: The Blue Mansion vs The Peranakan Mansion

There are lots of things to do in Penang with kids. In fact, the entire country is a great family travel destination, but this particular little island off the coast of Peninsular Malaysia is an especially great place to  learn, eat and play. Things to do in Penang: The Mansions If you’re only in town […]

Terra Mítica: One of the Best Amusement Parks in Spain

There are many amusement parks in Spain, and we’re just visiting our first in the country. Terra Mítica in Spain’s southeastern Alicante province has a lot of fun shows and rides for visiting families. Terra Mítica is not a perfect amusement park, but it’s usually rated one of the best amusement parks in Spain and we would […]

Visiting the Tropical Spice Garden in Penang with Children

Malaysia’s Tropical Spice Garden is a great place to go in Penang with kids, but there are a few ways to enjoy your visit even more. THE TROPICAL SPICE GARDEN IN PENANG One of the best parts of visiting Penang is the food. We love Malaysian food, and learning about the spices that comprise its […]

Sea Kayaking in Spain with Siesta Advisor – Javea, Costa Blanca

Sea kayaking in Spain may be the best way to witness the beauty of the Mediterranean. That’s certainly what I was thinking as we slid through the turquoise water under the Spanish sun. SEA KAYAKING IN SPAIN WITH KIDS We were in Javea (also spelled Xàbia), in Spain’s Costa Blanca region. This eastern corner of […]

Places to Visit in Tokyo: East Side – Japan Family Travel

There are many interesting places to visit in Tokyo, and some of them are east side of the Imperial Palace. For over half of my 13 years in Japan, the east side of Tokyo was home. I’ll share some of my favorite places with you below. Places to Visit in Tokyo – East Side We […]