EER094: How to do a Family Home Exchange with Marta from Learning Escapes

Is home ownership preventing you from traveling? Learn how to do a family home exchange. The family home swap is how today’s guest travels with kids. The Family Home Exchange Marta Correale is originally from Rome but resides in Ireland with her husband and two kids. They live, work and go to school in Dublin, but travel regularly through […]

EER085: Overland Travel in South America with Kids

Overland travel in South America can be one of the best ways to see the continent. This week’s guest, Jennifer Sparks, has a lot to say about traveling overland in South America with kids, as well as family travel in Mexico, Central America, and elsewhere. Overland Travel in South America with Kids Like earlier guests the Baid […]

EER078: Starting Family Travel Early

Thinking of starting family travel early? I certainly hope that this podcast gives you plenty of advice and encouragement, including today’s interview. STARTING FAMILY TRAVEL EARLY If you’re considering starting family travel early, listen to Kylie Gibbon and her family. This family of four from Aukland, New Zealand have been on many adventures, including an eight-month trip […]

Education in Spain: Our School Experience in Valencia

Today I’ll explain our family’s first-year experience with education in Spain. EDUCATION IN SPAIN: OUR EXPERIENCE In this small series posts, I’ve tried to my best to describe different aspects of our first-year saga living in Spain. For more tips on Spain residency and living in Spain, look here: Getting the Non-Lucrative Visa How to Apply for the Non-Lucrativo […]

EER063: Travel Photography and the Best Hotels for Kids

What are the best hotels for kids? Eric Stoen has a few he could suggest. From luxury family resorts in Mexico and the African continent to quirky boutique hotels in Europe and beyond, Eric takes his kids everywhere, and is an exceptional travel photographer and family travel blogger. THE BEST HOTELS FOR KIDS (ADULTS TOO) […]

What is the Best Age to Travel with Kids? The Best Time for Family Travel

What’s the best age to travel with kids? Wrong question — a “best age to travel” doesn’t exist. Put another way, let’s just say that there isn’t a perfect age to travel with kids, therefore any travel age is the right one. What is the Best Age to Travel with Kids? You and I both know that it’s […]

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 […]

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 […]

EER052: Family Travel via Home Swapping & More

Let’s talk home swapping. It’s different than house sitting, which is another popular way for families save money on travel. Home swapping is all about trading houses with someone for a week, a month, or even longer. The process goes by many names — home exchange, flat exchange, holiday swap and vacation exchange, to name a few — […]