Travel First Aid Kit | World Travel with Kids

Travel First Aid Kit | World Travel with Kids

I have heard time and again from Americans that their biggest worry about traveling is their safety. One of my biggest worries when we started traveling in Southeast Asia, was that I would not be able to find fluoride-free toothpaste! I doubt this is an issue for most...
Kuala Lumpur Vernacular Architecture

Kuala Lumpur Vernacular Architecture

I recently participated in a course on ‘Vernacular Architecture of Asia: Tradition, Modernity and Cultural Sustainability’ at EdX. While taking the course I heard Kuala Lumpur Vernacular Architecture referenced and had to learn more. Kuala Lumpur...
Booking Flights Abroad | Don’t pay in USD Dollars

Booking Flights Abroad | Don’t pay in USD Dollars

Savvy travelers already know that you’ll pay a premium if you pay with US Dollars (USD) when traveling abroad. If you haven’t experienced this yourself, you eventually will when you buy something from a local, international merchant. At check out, they may...
International Travel Checklist – Tasks and Tips

International Travel Checklist – Tasks and Tips

There are many tasks that you will need to preform before your travel departure date. Home owners, renters and parents traveling with kids can all understand the need for a travel checklist. We refer to a checklist before setting off on any trip, whether its a packing...
Minimalist Wardrobe for Travel

Minimalist Wardrobe for Travel

A few months ago our kids took their first trip where they packed their own luggage and managed it throughout the trip. It was a milestone that we have repeated a few times since, and each time we made clumsy mistakes but those have helped fine tune our process. It...