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Martinique – Short & Sweet

Martinique – Short & Sweet

If you love to travel as I do and if you homeschool as I do, you may be looking for deals that make “roadschool” possible, as I do.  Let’s just say that when I found out that Norwegian Airline flies directly to Martinique and Guadeloupe from my hometown, for between $250  and $350 roundtrip, all … Continue reading

ECUADOR – Climbing Quito’s Basilica

ECUADOR – Climbing Quito’s Basilica

I am definitely NOT an adrenaline junkie when it comes to exploring the world.  Once I ascended to the first lookout inside the Quito’s cathedral La Basilica Voto Nacional, an easy stair climb, I found out there was more, and I couldn’t resist!  It’s not so bad as long as you don’t have a fear … Continue reading

ECUADOR – Two Nights in Mindo

ECUADOR – Two Nights in Mindo

With only one week I wasn’t sure about spending a couple nights anywhere but Quito on our first trip to Ecuador.  In retrospect, Mindo is the perfect diversion from Quito’s sprawl, concrete and cars.  Just a two hour drive outside the city you’ll be a place that feels very much like the forest, which after … Continue reading

ECUADOR – One Week In & Around Quito

ECUADOR – One Week In & Around Quito

Un pais pequeño de gran corazón.  Tiny country, huge heart. Exploring Ecuador is on my permanent To-Do List.  With more to see and do packed into this coastal nation occupying some of the northwestern bulge of South American than expected, you’d be wise to stay for a good long while, or plan on going back.  … Continue reading

RTW in 50 Days – TURKEY, Istanbul

RTW in 50 Days – TURKEY, Istanbul

USA | FIJI | NEW ZEALAND | AUSTRALIA | SINGAPORE | THAILAND | EGYPT | ITALY | TURKEY | USA Like all the others, I began writing this post during our time in country.  Also like many posts before, it wasn’t possible to publish it while I was there.  Sometimes we were too busy living … Continue reading

RTW in 50 Days – EGYPT, Alexandria

RTW in 50 Days – EGYPT, Alexandria

USA | FIJI | NEW ZEALAND | AUSTRALIA | SINGAPORE | THAILAND | EGYPT | ITALY | TURKEY | USA Check our what we did in Cairo, our first three days in Egypt. DAY FOUR For our last day in Egypt I planned for us to see Alexandria, Egypt’s second largest city on the Mediterranean … Continue reading