Were you an intrepid backpacker in your previous life? Exploring distant and exotic lands on a budget, getting off the beaten track and feeling like you were doing something different? Now that young kids are in the picture, travel priorities may have changed. But you don’t have to get sucked into the package holiday bubble. Adventure travel with young kids is possible!

Travelling with young children is an amazing experience for the whole family. It’s something we are very passionate about and through this blog we hope to inspire other young families to travel by writing about our own experiences and providing some tips along the way.

Poon Hill with kids

A 5 day trek in the Himalayas took us to Poon Hill (3210m) (Nepal 2018)

After a year living in India and then 4 months traversing Africa in a Land Rover, we have now moved to the gorgeous English countryside of the Peak District. A new home means new adventures, and we are busy plotting and embarking on affordable travel in Europe and beyond, that fit around school holidays.

Latest blog posts:

Iceland itinerary with kids

5 day Iceland itinerary with kids

When people told me they had been to Iceland, their eyes widened, followed by a disbelieving shake of the head before they launched into a list of the things they had done. Since returning from our first trip to Iceland, I now understand that look. The breathtaking beauty of this ...
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Saving for a gap year?

We all think of our kids' future, wondering what they'll do with their lives and the personalities they'll grow into. Some parents like to put away some money to invest in a car, a house, or education when they're older. For us we like the idea of putting some savings ...
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Africa with kids