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World Schooling

Interested in world schooling? Whether you are full time world schoolers or just love to travel, supplement your kids traditional schooling with educational and experiential travel. Family travel not only builds strong family bonds, but can afford opportunities for enriching education.

Road School: Digging Deeper with our Kids Through Voluntourism

The two memories I will treasure most from our family’s recent trip to Jamaica are polar opposites. The exhilaration on my children’s faces while precariously clambering up a tropical waterfall was pure joy. On the flip side, a morning spent picking up trash at a local beach, was both sobering and deeply meaningful. Photo by:...
Why We Travel

Why We Travel: Family Ties

Narrowing down why I travel to one reason is like narrowing down a favorite blade of grass in my backyard. It would be like choosing my favorite pebble on a gorgeous beach. Toughest of all, it would be like narrowing down your favorite child. But I can let you in on how it all began…...

Road School: Experience History on California’s Scenic Route 395

Explore the unique history of Califonia’s Scenic Route 395 with your family.  Scenic route 395 in California is a road full of history, adventure, and beauty. During this road trip, your family will experience the breathtaking allure of the Sierra Nevadas, the harsh realities of what life was like during the California Gold Rush and...

Why We Travel: Curious Kids in the Making

  From Trekaroo’s CEO LiLing Pang’s original post on Why We Travel, written in January 2009: The Value of Family Travel Discovered Amidst Road Trip Mayhem On our recent road trip with the kids from San Francisco to Seattle, I had a particularly bad travel moment. Sick to my stomach with a stomach bug, I pleaded...
Science with kids in North Carolina

Fantastic Kid-Friendly Science Museums Around the United States

Explore kid-friendly science museums for your family across the United States. We've got the best parent-approved reviews on science museums.
Lima Peru

Why We Travel- The World is Our Teacher

Travel has shaped me; I have learned that there is no substitute for learning life lessons other than in the world itself.
girl writing

Road School: Exploring Children’s Literature and Writing

Whether a book sparks interest in history, an iconic spot, nature, culture, or writing itself, children's literature is a powerful way to open our kids’ eyes to something new.
Road School Visiting Volcanoes with Kids

Road School: Visiting Volcanoes with Kids

Each volcano site has its own features that make it so unique. As a traveling family we like to visit them all, but if you can only pick one of the following top volcanoes to visit with kids, any one will do!
Monterey Bay

Road School: Human Impact on Aquatic Ecosystems

Impact on aquatic ecosystems begin with activities that inspire children to learn and take care of the environment and the creatures who reside there.
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