10 Awesome Things About Visiting Todos Santos with Kids

10 Awesome Things About Visiting Todos Santos with Kids Todos Santos, BCS, Mexico. The sunrises here do not suck.  #1 Taco Stands Feeding a family of four for under ten bucks is pretty darn cool. Don’t be afraid to try all the taco stands in town. Each will have its own specialty (pescado, pastor, camarón, carnitas,...

The Waterbearers: Humanity in Action

The Waterbearers: Humanity in Action The Waterbearers was founded a few years ago by two women, Spryte Loriano and Jane Brinton who both share a deep passion for seeing everyone on the planet have access to clean water. ​I sat down with Ophelia, one of their impassioned volunteers, to learn more about...

Home Exchange Like a Pro

Home Exchange Like a Pro My husband and I have used HomeExchange for a few years now. It’s a platform where homeowners pay an annual membership to create a profile of their home and share it with likeminded homeowners around the world. It allows us to connect with people across the...

How to Prep Your House for a Home Exchange

How to Prep Your House for a Home Exchange Those of us who are not filthy rich but still enjoy long-term, international travel, have long relied on home exchanges. Leveraging your home (and car) can offset the otherwise prohibitive expenses of accommodations and transportation abroad. Our most recent home...

Carnaval with Kids

Carnaval with Kids Our home exchange in Brazil ended right before Carnaval. It seemed silly not to stay an extra week and we had to fly through São Paulo anyway. Rio is the ultimate destination for celebrating Carnaval in Brazil, but we’d already spent the New Year there and were...

The Definitive List of Travel Apps

The Definitive List of Travel Apps   Travel apps are good for far more than just converting currency or locating hotels. What if you suddenly need to know how to swear in Albanian (#40 – Swearport), have to find a mountain to climb (#28 – PeakFinder Earth), or want to control your data...