We truly enjoyed our time at Orchids. We were looking for a budget friendly place to stay near White Beach with some local character. Orchids nailed that description. Friendly and helpful staff, super location, and amazing value made us very happy we chose to stay at Orchids during our time on Boracay. Continue reading Orchids Resort: Boracay Beach Resort On A Budget
We found the East Bay to be a great base for exploring the rest of the Bay Area, but we also really enjoyed spending time in East Bay itself. We enjoyed some really fun activities for the whole family. Here’s our list of fun things to do with kids in East Bay. Continue reading 7 Fun Things To Do With Kids In The East Bay
How do you pack when you plan to travel with kids long term, even indefinitely? In the past we’ve subscribed to the idea that anything beyond a week or two is essentially the same from a packing perspective. While that’s largely the strategy we followed to pack for this adventure, we came across a few complications due to our chosen destinations and the significantly longer time frame. Continue reading Packing for Long Term Family Travel
Big news: we’re going to be full time nomads! After months of preparation, we’re nearly ready to depart on an open-ended travel adventure to the other side of the world. We’ve quit our jobs, sold our stuff, and are ready to travel indefinitely! Here’s the full story. Continue reading The Big Trek: We Sold Everything to Travel the World
We circled the Emerald Isle in 2012, starting and ending in Dublin with about three weeks of welcoming people and stunning scenery in between. These are some of our favorite images from the twins’ first international adventure. Continue reading Photo Gallery: Ireland and Northern Ireland
Rarotonga holds a special place in our hearts. I don’t think we’ve ever been more relaxed than we were lounging on our bungalow deck steps from Muri Beach. Here’s some of our favorite photos from “Raro”. Continue reading Photo Gallery: Rarotonga, Cook Islands
Though our time in the city was short, we ended up with a good list of things to do with kids in Charleson, SC. However, we didn’t start out that way.
The plan for our South Carolina trip was pretty simple. Kate was going to attend a chemistry conference in Charleston for the first part of the week, so the kids and I tagged along to see some sights while Mommy learned about molecules and stuff.
Mad River Glen is old school. And I love it. I had heard of MRG but never skied there until … Continue reading Going Back in Time at Mad River Glen
Not all of our adventures are in far flung corners of the globe. This Memorial Day we enjoyed some time outdoors with a family hike at the Wachusett Mountain State Reservation. It was a great opportunity to appreciate the natural beauty that surrounds us in our home state. Continue reading Family Hike at the Wachusett Mountain Pine Hill Trail
Kat and I jetted to St. Maarten for a weeklong getaway for our 10th Anniversary. Continue reading Our 10th Anniversary Trip to St. Maarten
Curacao is a family vacation paradise in many ways. The small island nation, not far from Venezuela in the southern … Continue reading Curacao Family Vacation Tips
Looking for things to do in Munich with kids? We were too! After flying into Germany from Oslo, we spent … Continue reading Munich with Kids: The Quick Guide
This post is all about Oslo vacation ideas for families, including how to get to Oslo, where to stay, where … Continue reading Oslo Vacation Ideas for Families
The first 5 days of our spring 2016 Europe vacation were spent discovering awesome things to do in Oslo with … Continue reading Things to Do in Oslo with Kids
Hello Trekking with Twins readers! Sorry that we’ve been absent from our various online homes for some time, but gut … Continue reading Smugglers’ Notch Family Vacation: Thanksgiving 2016
Finding cheap food in Oslo is a challenge. But we managed to feed a family of 4 for under $60 per day! Check out our tips. Continue reading Cheap Food in Oslo – It Does Exist!
Early last year we were enjoying the amazing northern Thailand city of Chiang Mai, and had just returned from an … Continue reading Don’t Miss This Day Trip from Chiang Mai