Piggy Bank for Travel Savings with Kids

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Greeeeeeece! Our family loved travelling in Greece.I have to warn you now though, we didn’t do ALL the things.Greece is just packed with super famous historical sites, beaches, churches, food…you name it. As usual, we prioritized having a great family adventure over sightseeing.And getting a little deeper into the places we stayed.And just soaking …

Oh man.This is the million dollar question isn’t it? I mean, cheap travel in general is a skill.But then you throw in a family, and picky kids, and more beds and seats and meals everywhere.It’s a lot.But it doesn’t have to be too much. Here are some strategies to help make travel with your …

Simple travel with kids really is possible.It just takes a little work ahead of time and it will be smooth sailing… Bahahahahahaha.Just kidding.But it CAN actually be a mostly relaxing, joyful experience.Try this: Change your Expectations If I had to give you just one piece of advice, this is it. You will definitely not …

I’ve heard that this is not fun for some people?Just kidding.I get how this is a lot of work, and can be stressful.Here is my advice to simplify the planning part of family travel: Decide on what your family’s most important experiences are So, obviously.Once you have a general destination in mind, make a …

So, I think that almost every destination is awesome for kids.Experience IS the best education.And if you do it right, they they’ll love it…almost anywhere. But, here is why Greece specifically, is great for travel with kids: Accessible History I want our travel to be a little relevant to our kids.And for them to …

Ahhhhh….Naxos.Naxos was the last stop on our three week adventure in Greece, with our kids.And we were so ready for it. We had planned to spend a big chunk of time in Naxos.We wanted a place where we could slow down, and relax, and just enjoy the sun, and the beach, and the food, …

Oh Oia (really Ia).So iconic and stunning.And busy and expensive and boring.  Haha. Oia, on the island of Santorini, was the third stop in our three week adventure with our kids in Greece. I had really, really wanted to go to Oia, mainly for the experience of staying in one of the cave houses …

Meteora was our second destination on our three week trip to Greece with our kids. The first thing we saw when the train pulled into the station were the huge, super steep limestone rocks jutting out of the earth.And the two small and extremely charming towns nestled into the base.We were immediately smitten.The entire …

Athens was the first stop in a three week visit to Greece with our kids.We travelled at the end of May, and the weather was great.Most people plan 2-3 days to see everything in Athens.We spent 6… Here’s how it went: Getting Around Athens. With Kids It is super easy to get around in …