Tag: traveling

Puerto Rico Day 3: Dorado Beach Resort and Club

Today was family reunion day. We drove out to Dorado Beach Resort and Club to meet up with cousins, nephews and nieces that we haven’t seen in a long time. Dorado beach is a beautiful area of Puerto Rico and it is also where… Continue Reading “Puerto Rico Day 3: Dorado Beach Resort and Club”

Puerto Rico Day 3: Rio Camuy Caves

The Rio Camuy Caves are located just outside of Arecibo (https://www.uncommoncaribbean.com/puerto-rico/rio-camuy-caves/). It was about and hour and half drive for us from the Guaynabo. Once outside of the city the drive took us through lush green forests that look like a jungle. The houses… Continue Reading “Puerto Rico Day 3: Rio Camuy Caves”

Bringing History to Life For Our Children: Our Trip to Puerto Rico

We have been planning this trip for quite some time. Just like everyone else, Covid got in the way of our travels. We purchased our tickets months ago for a great price but knew that anything could happen with travel at this point in… Continue Reading “Bringing History to Life For Our Children: Our Trip to Puerto Rico”

Van Life: White Sandy Beaches and Emergency Rooms

After our stop at the secret beach in Manistee we dried off, shook off the sand and jumped back in the van for the final leg to Young State Park just outside of Petoskey, Michigan. The ride took us through beautiful country side and… Continue Reading “Van Life: White Sandy Beaches and Emergency Rooms”

Van Life: Packing The Inside of our Van for a 2 week road trip

Preparing the inside of our van was quite a feat. The van originally came with 2 captains seats and a bench seat in the back that folds down into a bed. We removed one of the captains chairs to give us some more room.… Continue Reading “Van Life: Packing The Inside of our Van for a 2 week road trip”

Van LIfe: Preparing For Our Road trip And Some Helpful Gear

Packing for the trip was the most consuming part of the process. We have 3 kids and a dog so even a large van gets filled fairly quickly. We had purchased a few items to help with the trip which gave us some extra… Continue Reading “Van LIfe: Preparing For Our Road trip And Some Helpful Gear”

Van Life: Our Journey To Michigan In Our 1999 Ford Van

The preparation for our two week journey started with a trip to AAA. With all the technology that we are afforded with, Anita and I still like to have paper maps with us when we travel. It is also a great opportunity to open… Continue Reading “Van Life: Our Journey To Michigan In Our 1999 Ford Van”

E65: Traveling The World To Bring History To Life with Dr. William Jackson, The Nomadic Professor

Hello and welcome back to the campfire! We are so excited to share today’s conversation. We have Dr. William Jackson, AKA The Nomadic Professor, joining us.  William has a BA in Asian Studies from Brigham Young University, a MA in Humanities from Pennsylvania State… Continue Reading “E65: Traveling The World To Bring History To Life with Dr. William Jackson, The Nomadic Professor”

Re-Imagine Series – E58: Overlanding with Sarah from Our World Safari / Homeschooling along the Pan-American Highway

Hello and welcome back! Today we have Sarah, the creator of Our World Safari, joining us. Sarah and her family made the decision to place their lives on hold in BC, Canada to embark on an 18 month long adventure with their 2 kids,… Continue Reading “Re-Imagine Series – E58: Overlanding with Sarah from Our World Safari / Homeschooling along the Pan-American Highway”

5 Minutes or Less : Tara and Jared (The Classroom Less Travelled) from Somewhere on the Road #vanlife

Hi everyone and welcome to our 5 Minutes or Less series! Where we are building a community through some fun questions that help us get to know each other a little better and trying to keep it within 5 minutes, ha!To view the video… Continue Reading “5 Minutes or Less : Tara and Jared (The Classroom Less Travelled) from Somewhere on the Road #vanlife”