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Planning a Family Trip to Costa Rica: The Best Resources from Real Families Who Have Been There!

Family Trip to Costa Rica

Vacations are crazy things.  They always seem like they are SOOO far away….until they are right on top of you.  We are leaving for our family trip to Costa Rica in under two weeks! Our travel plans used to be a lot more spontaneous before we had kids.  When we decided to plan a family trip to […]

Get Ready for 12 Months of Amazing Family Travel Inspiration!

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Travel is always good for kids.  I feel strongly that travel is most beneficial when kids are young because young children are still forming the connections in their brains. Don’t ever let anyone tell you that you shouldn’t travel with young kids because they won’t remember it.  The experience of travel goes so much deeper than a fleeting, […]

The Best Hostel in Interlaken for Families – Backpacker’s Villa Sonnehoff

Best Hostel in interlaken Switzerland for Families

Tears were welling up in my eyes as I made my final check of our room in the best hostel in Interlaken.  We had gained so many magical family memories during our trip to Switzerland.  They had truly filled up my heart in a big way.  As I poked under the beds and behind the curtains, images of all of […]

The Best Books, Games and Tools for Teaching Kids About Costa Rica Before Your Trip

Costa Rica Books for Kids

We love to explore the many ways that travel can be a teaching tool!  The experiences that kids have when traveling help to build their brains and enhance their development in ways that few other activities can. A little preparation and work before the trip can help kids to better understand and get the most […]