Category Archives: Educational Travel

Carriage tour in Charleston

Our Favourite Things to do in Charleston with kids!

I had wanted to visit Charleston with kids for many years and it had become a staple on my travel wish list. It’s not an easy trip coming from the west coast of Canada and usually involves a red-eye flight to avoid wasting an entire travel day. Andrew went to University on Hilton Head Island […]

view of kalaupapa peninsula

How to Visit the Molokai Leper Colony in Kalaupapa Hawaii

Kalaupapa, one of the most remote places in Hawaii, is home to a history that few people are aware of. The Kalaupapa peninsula was once home to the Molokai leper colony, where patients were quarantined by law and left stranded with no hope for a cure. Today, it’s possible to visit the site of this […]

saint peter port guernsey

The Best Things to do on Guernsey with kids

The UK has a lot of beautiful islands, but Guernsey is unlike any other. It’s small and compact with an amazing landscape that will make you feel like you’re really on vacation. We will share the best things to do on Guernsey and if being active is your thing then you are in luck because […]

family on juno beach

A D-Day Tour of Normandy with Kids: Juno Beach Centre

History classes can be rather dry for younger kids. They don’t often care about what happened way back when. One of the best ways to educate kids about history is to show them and a D-Day tour of Normandy is the perfect place to start. Talking about what happened in the place where it actually […]

Exploring bunkers in Dunkirk

Our WWII Inspired Normandy Road Trip With Kids

Our family loves planning educational travel with our boys. We wanted to show them as many WWII sights as possible so this Normandy road trip was planned to learn more about the war and have fun doing it. It is important to us that our kids learn about WWII and visiting the Normandy Coast was […]