How to Spend 5 Days in Tokyo With Kids

After a fantastic 4 days in Kyoto, we caught the shinkansen (bullet train) to Tokyo, city of the future.  While in Kyoto we had soaked up (literally because we visited in August!) our visits to the breathtaking temples and shrines of the imperial city.  In Tokyo we were looking forward to experiencing modern Japan with its neon lights and tech-forward …


Exploring Nusa Tenggara and Flores Overland

Have you checked out Lonely Planet’s list of must-visit destinations in 2019?  It is no surprise to us that Indonesia is on the list.  Indonesia is an incredibly diverse country with hundreds of gorgeous islands, each with a completely unique culture.  Most visitors to Indonesia make their way to Bali, but there is so much more to “Indo” than just …


Our Guide to Athens with Kids

I had heard a lot of mixed reviews about Athens before our trip and so I didn’t really know what to expect.  Some had loved it and others had commented that it was dirty, unsafe and only worthy of a couple of days.  What did we think?  We thought it was a fantastic city and really enjoyed our three days …