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    Full time family travel resources
    Resources we use regularly for planning our travels. In this post we share the websites and groups that we use to make travelling as a family easy.
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    Traveling families: we experience travel fails too!
    Think family travel is always sunshine and roses? Think again. Turns out the reality of travel isn't as picture perfect as those Instagram photos may have you believe. Traveling with kids can be a nightmare! Read on to see how these 6 traveling families have experienced epic travel fails.
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    SS Great Britain and the Being Brunel Museum
    We had a fantastic day exploring the SS Great Britain and learning more about Bristol's famous icon, Isambard Kingdom Brunel. It was a great day out and we all learnt so much - worldschooling win!
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    Bristol accommodation: The Bristol Wing
    Looking for a family-friendly, affordable place to stay in Bristol? The Bristol Wing is what you're looking for. Read our review to find out why we loved it.
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    What is it like being an explorer kid?
    Digital nomad talk is usually focused on the adults. We spend a lot of time talking about what the highs and lows are of being a nomadic family but what do the kids think? 10-year-old Roobs wanted to share about what nomadic life is like for her as an explorer kid.
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    Chiang Mai, Digital nomad family hub
    We spent 2 months in Chiang Mai, Thailand. It was high on our list of places to go due to it being known as a popular digital nomad hub and also a very popular location for digital nomad families. It is an ideal place for nomadic families because of the great wifi, kids activities, things to do as well as the amazing food!
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    Worldschooling - Finding local classes for nomad kids
    Part of our worldschooling approach is to find local kids classes and activities as we travel. We have found activities, classes and camps for our kid in every place we have been over the past 2 years. It is definitely doable and has huge benefits for our nomadic family. Here's how we do it.
  • Sunset in Hoi An - back in the UK after 2 years of full time travel digital nomad family
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    You know you've been in South East Asia too long when...
    Here's 11 things that remind you that your back on home soil when you return to the UK, compared to life in the Far East.
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    Siam Insect Zoo, Chiang Mai
    Siam insect zoo is a great place to get up close and personal with some incredible creepy crawlies, spiders and lizards. A must see for families visiting Chiang Mai. In this post and video we will show you why this place is an awesome place to visit.
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    Worldschooling - A child's point of view
    Article written by Roobs. I asked lots of worldschoolers what they think about worldschooling. Usually, when people talk about worldschooling they ask adults what they think. But I think it's the kids you should ask - after all they're the ones doing the schooling. So I asked these particular worldschoolers what they think. Here is what they said: Roobs (Me) I'm 10 years old from England. I've been worldschooling for the past two and a half years. What do you like about being a worldschooler? I like that I can be more free with what I learn and I have more options. What don't you like about being a worldschooler? I don't get to see my friends as much, unless I Skype or Facetime them. What is your favourite place? Greece, I liked the food there, (especially moussaka!) and all the people were very lovely. What is your least favourite place? Prague, because it had really grey weather and the food was too meaty and greasy. Where would you like to visit? Hawaii, because it has lots of beaches and sounds really nice. Bridgette She's 11 years old from America. She's been worldschooling for the past 2 years. What do you like about being a worldschooler? I get to travel and eat lots of yummy food. What don't you like about being a worldschooler? I don't get as much time with my dad and I don't get to see my friends as much. What is your favourite place? Japan, because I like the food, culture and language. What is your least favourite place? Hong Kong, because there's not much to do for kids. Where would you like to visit? Italy, because I want to live on a floating house and eat lots of pasta. B She's 5 years old from England. She's been worldschooling for 1 year. What do you like about being a worldschooler? Meeting new friends. What don't you like about being a worldschooler? I miss my friends in England. What is your favourite place? New Zealand because it's hot but not too hot. What is your least favourite place? Morocco because it's so hot. Where would you like to visit? China because it has Hello Kitty. Gaius He's 8 years old from England. He's been worldschooling for 1 year. What don't you like about being a worldschooler? I don't like going in planes or cars. What is your favourite place? Australia because they have really good pies. What is your least favourite place? Bali because it's got loads of rubbish everywhere. Where would you like to visit? Italy because of the gelato and hot chocolate. Cam He is 11 years old from America. He's been travelling for 3 years. What do you like about being a worldschooler? Travelling around the world, meeting new people and seeing new things. It's better than sitting at the same desk all day, every day. That sounds HORRIBLE! What don't you like about being a worldschooler? Some friends are not permanent. I haven't talked to a couple of friends from first grade for a long time. Sometimes technology problems keep me from talking to friends. What is your favourite place? Texas, USA because so much of my family live there. I like to visit but I don't want to live there. What is your least favourite place? Phu Quoc island, Vietnam. this is because the power kept going out. Either the internet or electricity was down every other day. And it rained and rained - it even flooded the house! Where would you like to visit? Colorado, USA because I want to see snow. My friends say it is very nice there in winter.   Helen She is 13 years old from America. She has been travelling for 1 year. What do you like about being a worldschooler? I get to see a lot of the world and meet lots of interesting people. What don't you like about being a worldschooler? I miss having my own house and having an area I'm familiar with. What is your favourite place? Wales because I like that they have a dragon on their flag and I like the cold and grey weather. What is your least favourite place? Indonesia because it's chaotic and there are stray dogs everywhere. Where would you like to visit? Paris because i want to see the Eiffel Tower. Ben He is 9 years old from America. He has been travelling for 1 year. What do you like about being a worldschooler? I get to see lots of different places. What don't you like about being a worldschooler? It's hard to make friends and leave them behind. What is your favourite place? Mexico because we stayed there for a long time, we got to see lots of Mexico and I made lots of friends there. What is your least favourite place? Indonesia because it's chaotic. Where would you like to visit? Madagascar because I want to see lemurs. I hope you enjoyed reading about my friends and their experiences of worldschooling. What questions would you ask a worldschooler?  
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    Roaring Billy Falls, New Zealand
    Roaring Billy Falls is one of those hidden gems in the south island of New Zealand. This is definitely one of the things to do when you're in New Zealand. Read about how we found this place by accident!
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    20 things long term family travel has taught me
    Long-term family travel has taught us so much. Here are 20 things we have learnt from our two years on the move.
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    How we worldschool
    Worldschool: educating as we travel. Our worldschool approach has definitely evolved. We've been travelling for almost 2 years now and through a lot of trial and error, we've found the ways that do and don't work for us as a family.
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    How do you educate your kids as you travel?
    As a family that travels long term we are often asked "How do you educate your kid?" In this post we speak to 5 travelling families to find out how they do school on the move.
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    How do you make friends on the move?
    How on earth can you meet people and build friendships while travelling? In this article, we speak to families who travel long term about how they make friends on the road.
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    How can I get started as a travelling family?
    How do you prepare for long-term family travels? We speak to some travelling families that recently took the leap and find out their advice on how to get ready for a life of travel.
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    How do you choose where to go as a family?
    Being a family who travels long-term is a privilege but have you ever wondered how you would choose where to go? We speak to other travelling families about how they make their travel choices.
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    HOW do you travel as a family?
    There are so many different ways of travelling and not all families are going to enjoy all of them. Some like to travel fast, some like to travel slow. Some like to live in a bus, some want to sail around on a boat. In this article, we interviewed 6 families who all travel in different ways.
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    Why do you travel long term with your family?
    Why on earth are you doing this? It's a good question. We have our own reasons for travelling long term and we often get asked about them. We've met a lot of traveling families since we've been on the road and everyone has their own reasons and motivations.
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    New Zealand South Island Itinerary and road trip tips
    3 week road trip around South Island, New Zealand. Read to see our road trip itinerary and top 10 travel tips.
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    New Zealand, South Island: Family road trip: part 3
    Phew! If you've come here from parts 1 and 2 of our road trip, well done! In our last leg of our travels on the South Island, we went to Milford Sound, the Catlins, Dunedin and Lake Tekapo.
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    New Zealand, South island: Family road trip: Part 2
    Part 2 of our epic New Zealand, South Island road trip. In this post, we talk about our time in Punakaiki, Franz Josef Glacier, Queenstown and Wanaka. Pancake rocks, glaciers, luge and "that famous tree" - these are some of the most beautiful places we've been to.
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    New Zealand, South Island road trip: Part 1
    Where we stayed and what we did during our 3-week road trip of New Zealand. In this post, we visit Christchurch, Kaikoura, Hanmer Springs and Greymouth.
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    Where to go in Hong Kong with kids
    As a semi-local Hong Konger this post isn't really about the major tourist hotspots like Disneyland/Victoria Peak/Ocean Park. Instead, it's about the places that we went to regularly over our time there that the whole family loved.
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    "Worldschooling - homeschooling around the world" - YouTube interview
    In this interview Roobs and Suewan talk about worldschooling and how we make it work for our family.
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    Kuala Lumpur - skyscrapers and shopping centres
    Overall we enjoyed the diversity of Kuala Lumpur and the fascinating mix of cultures but sorry, Kuala Lumpur - you're just not my cup of tea.
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    Celebrating one year of family travel!
    April 18th 2016 was the date we left our UK home behind and started our adventure. It's hard to believe we left 1 year ago!
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    We travel slowly
    We know other travelling families who travel much faster than us and seem to be having a blast so we thought we'd try it out.
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    Reflection on our time in Athens
    I loved Athens. There is a lot to love about it - the locals, the food, the culture, the architecture. However the thing that really changed me in Athens was an opportunity I had to volunteer.
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    How do you afford to travel full time as a family?
    It's probably the most asked question about being a travelling family - "How on earth can you afford to travel full-time?" We spoke to other families to see what ways people were able to afford to travel as a family.
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    The benefits of being a digital nomad family - 6 months in
    Six months in and we're starting to see the amazing benefits of life as a family on the move.
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    Cat Cafe Prague
    One of our favourite places to visit in Prague was the Cat cafe. They have 6 very sweet cats and we spent many happy afternoons playing with them.
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    Valencia with kids - best places to visit
    We spent 2 months in Valencia and found it to be a family friendly, welcoming and creative city. In this post find out about some of our favourite things to see and do there as a family.
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    What's the hardest thing about being a location independent family?
    When we were planning our trip around the world, we wrote to a location independent families to try and seek some collective wisdom. Here's what they said!
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    Our 4 favourite travel apps (if you're a digital nomad family then you *need* these!)
    The 4 travel apps which make life on the move so much easier!
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    The 8 strangest things in my suitcase
    Here's a list of the more unconventional (but still very useful) things we packed for our adventure.