Asia is a continent of many civilizations. Evolving over thousands of years, the region has led to the emergence of some most stunning forms and varieties the world has ever seen. This variety can be seen today in everything from art and culture to religion, heritage and more. In the context of religion, one could say that Asia was the birthplace of numerous major religions, including Hinduism, Buddhism, Shintoism, etc. And with the religion came the festivals, each with their own symbolism, meaning and traditions. All of these celebrations can be an interesting thing to witness, when you travel with your kids. There are many interesting and wonderful festivals, which make for an interesting experience unto itself. I’ve taken my kids to most of these festivals and recommend that if you are ever in Asia, you go see some of these! And if you need a reason why you should travel with your kids, we’ve already talked about that! This way, we can keep showing our kids what is real and what is not! (And if you haven’t please read about our newest vacation to Bimini, Bahamas!)
We recently took a group trip to Bimini, Bahamas. With all of our busy schedules, what with working in an office and having school, we hardly ever have enough time to sit down and have a nice chat with our families. The pandemic of work often deprives us all of precious time – time, which we could use to grow and bond more as families. Any person in the world would agree that taking a breather is good for our productivity and having people as a constant support system certainly does boost up our mental state. Among the reasons why we need to have a vacation with our family, there is the chance of getting more time, of finding adventures and creating memories that will last a lifetime. Here are 7 reasons why we at GRFK take vacations with our family:
The New World, a reference to the many countries of Americas, offers an interesting array of travel destinations. Given that the region has had the cultural influence of European rule and a substrate of Amerindian civilizations, the place has emerged as an exotic travel hotspot unlike anything. Of the many was to check out this vast region, one of the most idealistic and fun, is that of backpacking. This is one way in which you get a very slow paced and engaging experience, than what would be the case otherwise. And when it comes to the countries for backpacking, there is certainly no shortage of any kind. Many interesting places exist in Central and South America that backpackers can check out. And if you need a reason why you should travel with your kids, we’ve already talked about that! Belwo are the 5 top countries to visit, while backpacking across this part of the New World.
Traveling is fun and amazing. With our kids, yes, but with our significant other, even much better. So yes, traveling gets even better, when you do so with a special someone, regardless of where you go. Whether it is a local sightseeing trip, or an international vacation, traveling as a couple certainly have its upsides. From making memories to getting some quality alone time, it can prove to be a great adventure when you travel as a couple. And indeed, there are many destinations worth visiting that couples can have on their bucket list. We at GRFK do quite a bit of couple travel without our kids. We’ve done couples alone, or couples in groups, but we know that traveling without our kids once in a while is absolutely necessary for our sanity! From the well known to the rarely visited, there are plenty of choices that couples can pick from. And if you need a reason why you should travel with your kids, we’ve already talked about that! Below are eight romantic countries that should exist on every couple’s bucket list.
A continent largely unexplored by tourists as much as Europe has been, South America is a mystery for many. A place whose countries were born out of colonization, South America is a unique blend of European culture mixed with native cultures and other elements, across its vast landscape. South American is also a place with so much different cuisine that you can’t help but love it here if you are a foodie. We do understand that given the past history of most of South America as a continent, some people might be hesitant visiting due to perceived safety issues. But we can assure you that a lot of the continent have since been ranked as top safest countries to visit in the world. We moms at GRFK have visited these five countries below and felt safe during our travels with kids. There are a lot more safe South American countries that are not on our list but these five below are some of the ones our kids loved the most. And if you need a reason why you should travel with your kids, we’ve already talked about that! So, put this amazing continent on your bucket list and visit a few of these countries today!