All these images and more in our latest post on Wandering Educators. How can you see a little more on your next trip or keep your kids just a little more engaged? Go close-up!
- Speed Travel: Twenty Quick Ways to Explore Other Cultures in the Seattle Area
- Cross-Cultural Fun at Crossroads
- Our Top 10 Things to Bring on a Trip with Kids at WanderingEducators.com
- Teaching Kids About Religion by Traveling Around the World or Around the Block
- Making ice cream educational in Boston's North End – Gelato and science
- Fly, Fly, Away: Twelve Activities to Keep Kids Entertained at Airports
- Swimming with Sharks at the Pt Defiance Zoo
- Postcard from Leavenworth on Wandering Educators
- Where does the wind blow through the willows? Hot cocoa, long walks, and more
- Cross-cultural Staycations
- Globetrotting the Northwest: Fall Cross-cultural Excursions – in print and on ParentMap.com
- Visiting India the Virtual Way on MulticuturalKidBlogs
- Top 10 Things for Families to Do in Washington State
- Best Gift Experiences from A to Z
- Rollin' on the River: Whitewater Rafting with Kids
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Bill Richards and Ashley Steel are the authors of "Family on the Loose: The Art of Traveling with Kids", from Rumble Books. The book is packed with bulleted lists of travel tips, fill-in pages for packing and journaling, ideas for inflight entertainment, strategies for browsing museums with kids, and much more. It is unlike other family travel books in that it is not about where to go. "Family on the Loose: The Art of Traveling with Kids" details how to make any family trip smarter and more fun!
Bill and Ashley have two wonderful and well-traveled daughters. As a family, they’ve visited or lived in the USA, Canada, Japan, Italy, Spain, France, Austria, Slovakia, England, Hungary, Slovenia, Denmark, The Netherlands, and The Czech Republic. They've traveled by discount airline, overnight train, crowded bus, rental car, and camper van. They’ve slept in fancy hotels, hostels, bed and breakfasts, campgrounds, with friends or family, and in rented apartments. They have all carried backpacks, squeezed into one family backpack, rolled suitcases, and even traveled without so much as a toothbrush.
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