Maumere

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 …

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Delphi with kids

Our DIY Percy Jackson Greece Trip

As our kids get older, we are planning trips around their interests and getting them more involved in the travel planning process.  Our 10 year old daughter had spent the last two years reading her way through everything that the children/young adult’s author, Rick Riordan had written.  She devoured his stories based on the fictional character Percy Jackson and her …

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Volanoes Nicaragua

Let’s Plan Your Nicaragua Itinerary

So you have heard about this great country just a short flight from Canada and the US where you can see volcanoes, exotic wildlife, unwind on white or black sand beaches and tour colourful colonial cities?  It’s not Costa Rica, where years of development has led to higher prices.  It’s Nicaragua, a country once thought too unstable politically to travel …

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Kerala Backwaters

Kerala Itinerary and Highlights

When planning our month long trip to southern India, I spent weeks researching various route options.  We knew we wanted to stick to mostly the state of Kerala, with possible stops in Karnataka and Tamil Nadu.  But there just didn’t seem to be a logical order and flow of travel to get to where we wanted to go.  Also, although …

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