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Bolsa & Sacoche – Perfect Shenzhen Souvenirs. An Interview with Sherley Reese.

Bolsa & Sacoche – Perfect Shenzhen Souvenirs. An Interview with Sherley Reese.

Earlier this fall, I spotted a lady with a tote that featured Shenzhen skyline. After having lived in China for 2 years, I know that Shenzhen souvenirs are virtually impossible to find, so I accosted the poor woman to find out where she got her […]

Six Things to Do if You Visit Seattle

Six Things to Do if You Visit Seattle

Visiting Seattle and short on time? Here is our list of six things to do if you visit Seattle + a suggested 3-day Seattle itinerary. No car required!

Wednesday Postcard: Okinawa

Wednesday Postcard: Okinawa

Today’s postcard comes courtesy of Japan’s Hawaii: Okinawa. We took the kids, as usual, and traveled with a friend to explore this beautiful Japanese island three weeks ago. Here’s what would go on the back of this image, if it were a postcard: It’s been […]

Okefenokee Swamp Tours: Swamp Park vs National Wildlife Refuge

Okefenokee Swamp Tours: Swamp Park vs National Wildlife Refuge

Okefenokee Swamp Tours on Georgia/Florida border. Which one should you pick? We tried two different ones and here’s what they were like.

Chester Luggage Review – Minima Carry-on

Chester Luggage Review – Minima Carry-on

We’d never heard of Chester luggage until we were contacted by a representative from the company. We learned Chester Travels has been around for over two years now, and they’re seeking to make some waves with high-quality, low cost luggage. The Chester representative asked if […]

Whale Watching in the San Juan Islands. A Parents’ Guide.

Whale Watching in the San Juan Islands. A Parents’ Guide.

Despite all of our travels and Shon growing up in New England, neither of us had ever seen a whale in the wild. Not until we went whale watching in the San Juan Islands, that is. Most Washington state whale watching tours require travelers to […]

Where to Stay in Barcelona

Where to Stay in Barcelona

People’s ideas of the best place to stay are as varied as their ideas on the best food or the best music. There are many factors that affect one’s choice. When we were deciding where to stay in Barcelona, we had to look for a […]

Barcelona with Kids. And a Free Printable!

Barcelona with Kids. And a Free Printable!

3 days in Barcelona with kids in tow. What do you do? Here is our list + a free printable.

Wednesday Postcard: Kandy, Sri Lanka

Wednesday Postcard: Kandy, Sri Lanka

Hi Everyone! It is Wednesday Postcard time, where we share a favorite image from one of the places we’ve been as a family. Consider it a digital post card, delivered directly to you. In the tradition of an old school snail mail post card, we […]

Wednesday Postcard: Triesenberg, Liechtenstein

Wednesday Postcard: Triesenberg, Liechtenstein

Visiting Trisesnberg, Liechtenstein, was one of the highlights of our time in Europe during 2014.