Rome sits sprawled and perched upon nine hills with an elaborate history spanning 3000 years coursing through its veins. Crammed with landmark monuments ranging from the relics of the ancient Roman Empire to the jaw-dropping fine art of Renaissance, dazzling churches, and picturesque piazzas, people believe a lifetime is not enough to explore this breathtaking Italian capital. There are several best neighbourhoods to stay in Rome.Read More
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Bali is not just an island with parties and people in their twenties getting drunk. It is so much more than that. If you haven’t been there you probably know about it from the media and Instagram, which doesn’t paint a full picture of this beautiful island and its rich culture. It is important to choose the best time to travel to Bali. Plan your trip ahead, especially if you are traveling with a big family or a group of friends.Read More
Ever since its release, the Sony a6000 mirrorless camera has been making waves. Whether you are spending a beautiful afternoon on an African safari, or are roaming through the picturesque streets of Rome, the Sony a6000 is a reliable camera.Read More
Camping is challenging. It’s even harder if you decide to bring your little troublemakers along for the ride. Knowing what to do isn’t enough to survive in the wilderness. You also need the right equipment. Lucky for you, we made this camping with kids checklist to help soothe your camping-induced headache. Keep reading to learn which products to get to make sure that you and your kids have a safe and fun camping experience.Read More
A guitar is a gorgeous instrument that is a mix of sophisticated and folksy. To make things easier for traveling musicians, guitar craftsmen have come up with the travel guitars – a class of guitars that are compact and easy to travel with. If you want to buy the best travel guitar for yourself or a loved one, then this is the best place to start. We have compiled the best guitars available online in 2021, along with reviews and an expert buying guide as well.Read More
Note: This is the seventh article in our series around our travel philosophy, Be F.L.E.X.I.B.L.E. In this article, we breakdown what I in Be F.L.E.X.I.B.L.E. stands for. If you want to first get an overview on Be F.L.E.X.I.B.L.E. itself, please click here.
You can help wipe out a lot of anxiety you may have about traveling with a young child by preparing yourself mentally before a trip, as well as being prepared as a family during a trip. AJ is more the free spirit when it comes to travel; he can go with the flow without skipping a beat. Natasha? Well, she worries about what could go wrong and wants to be prepared for the worst.Read More
A poor Internet connection can ruin any vacation. Whether you’re traveling for business or for pleasure, you don’t want to see that Jurassic dino when you hit up a search on Google. Nobody likes to experience lags in the middle of a call. You don’t want to be disconnected while you’re checking on the kids or reporting your wins to your boss. Good thing you’re here! We know how to make hotel WiFi faster.Read More
We spent hours researching car seats for our children to make sure they are safe and secure in our cars, yet when we hit the road, we discover our enormous “tanks” of car seats are difficult to carry, hard to install and can get damaged during transit. So, how do we keep our children safe when we are taking taxis or tours and riding on a plane? Bring on the lightweight car seats that keep our kids secure but are lightweight and easy to install.Read More
Traveling with infants requires a good travel car seat that can travel with you. Not only will you want and need a seat that keeps your baby secure when riding in taxis or on car-led private tours, the seats can also keep your infant safe in their own seat on an airplane. We reviewed the best travel car seats for infants that are lightweight, travel well, and are relatively easy to set up. These are for infants up to age 18 months. They all weigh less than 22 pounds and convert from a rear- to front-facing seat. If traveling with older children, you’ll want to review our list of parent-approved car seats and boosters for toddlers.Read More
Read any of our blogs and you know we love to walk to get to know foreign cities. With a toddler, this requires a great travel stroller. Typical strollers can be big and bulky, which makes them difficult to manage when on the road — they have to be checked at the airport, they take up a lot of space in a trunk, a hotel room or a cruise cabin, and they are often too big to manage in crowded museums and attractions.
This is why a good travel stroller is necessary when taking a long trip, particularly umbrella strollers that are lightweight, compact and fold easily. The following collection of best travel strollers are low in weight and can travel well. Better yet, these strollers have high marks from parents who actually used them on trips.Read More