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Epic Education Radio: Family Travel Podcast

All about family travel, slow travel, gap year travel and living abroad with kids. Epic Education Radio is interviews, stories and strategies for people who travel with kids— and for those who plan to. Tune in each week to hear inspired family travelers discuss specific destinations and describe how they handle issues like education, money, accommodation, parenting, technology and more. We talk about the gear, websites, apps and other resources we use, and answer questions from those who have ye...more

Episodes

  • EER152: Putting Kids in Local Schools While Traveling

    Sep 04 2018

    For some families on the road long-term, putting kids in local schools while traveling becomes an important component of the journey. No, I'm not talking about fancy (and often expensive) international schools, although those can be a good option for some. What I'm talking about are just the regular local schools of a city or country. With local kids speaking and playing in the local language. There are a number of benefits, and it may not be as difficult to do as you think. ::: Like what you’re...more

  • EER151: Things to Do in Korea with Kids — South Korea Travel Blog

    Aug 02 2018

    Korea with kids — this South Korea travel blog post & podcast will get you ready to buy flights! There are many things to do in Korea with kids...or without them. Surprisingly, travel in South Korea hasn't caught on like it has in Japan and China. But we're here to tell you that Korea is a great place to explore. Read on (and listen in!) for Korea travel tips, as well as advice on things to do in Seoul and exploring Korea's beautiful Jeju island. ::: Like what you’re hearing? Then please subscri...more

  • EER150: The Everest Base Camp Trek – Everest Base Camp Hike with Kids

    Jul 24 2018

    Everest Base Camp Trek Tips The Everest Base Camp Trek: could you do it? Could you conquer it, on your own, independently and with two kids? That's what Ronnie and Any Jones have done. When most people attempt the Everest Base Camp hike, they buy loads of equipment and/or hire a tour company and guides to help them make it happen. Not the Jones family. In this episode, we talk to them about how they managed to do the Everest Base Camp Trek on their own, without porters or a travel agency. If you...more

  • EER149: Overlanding Africa with Kids: Land Rovers, Camping, Self-Drive Safaris & More

    Jul 12 2018

    Overlanding Africa with kids: would you do it? This week's guest just finished an amazing trip through six African countries — all in a Land Rover. If you're interested in what it's like to drive across the African continent, listen in! Overlanding Africa with Kids If you've ever thought about driving across Africa, then this is an interview for you. Jenny Lynn and her family have just returned from overlanding Africa for months. They started in South Africa. Then they drove through Mozambique, ...more

  • EER148: Trying New Foods - Tips for Picky Eaters & Their Families

    Jun 12 2018

    Trying new foods while traveling is difficult for some adults. It can be even more difficult for kids — especially if they're already picky eaters. Today's episode is all about tips for picky eaters, and the families who travel with them. Do you travel with picky eaters? How do you handle it? Read on, listen in, and add your insight in the comments. Trying New Foods While Traveling There are loads of tips for picky eaters on the web — both for adults and children. For me, food is an essential pa...more

  • EER147: A Road Trip in Norway with Kids — Norway Road Trip Tips

    May 29 2018

    If you think the idea of a road trip in Norway with kids sounds interesting, then this is the episode for you. Today we talk about an incredible Norway road trip and some of the fun things to do in Norway. A Road Trip in Norway with Kids We've driven/ridden in many places around the world, but we've never taken a road trip in Norway with kids. Yet after talking to this week's guest, it's now on my list. Today we talk again with Jeff Bogle from the Out With the Kids blog. The first time we spoke...more

  • EER146: Best Road Trips in Mexico - Things to Do in the Yucatan Peninsula

    May 24 2018

    Many of the best road trips in Mexico can be found in the Yucatan Peninsula. With the Gulf of Mexico on one side and the Caribbean sea on the other, Mexico's Peninsula is an incredible place to travel alone, with friends or with the entire family. There are so many things to do in the Yucatan Peninsula — including some of the best road trips in Mexico. Today we discuss hitting the road for a Yucatan vacation. Why is driving the Yucatan Peninsula one of the best road trips in Mexico? Listen in as...more

  • EER145: Colombia Travel - Things to Do in Cartagena, Things to Do in Medellin

    May 16 2018

    Things to do in Cartagena. Things to do in Medellin, and adventures in Bogota. Once considered one of the most dangerous regions of the world, the country of Colombia has come a long way. There are loads of things to do in Cartagena and Medellin for curious travelers. But is Colombia safe to travel? We discuss that today. Colombia: Things to Do in Cartagena, Things to Do in Medellin From cartel HQ to an up-and-coming travel destination, Colombia has a lot to offer. There are beautiful beaches an...more

  • EER144: Things to do & Places to Visit in Germany with Kids

    May 08 2018

    Family Travel in Germany Here are the places to visit in Germany with kids. Looking for things to do in Germany with children? If so, then this week's guest has lots of ideas for you. From castles to museums to water parks, there are loads of cool places in Germany for family fun. Listen in and read on for more! ::: Like what you’re hearing? Then please subscribe, rate & review Epic Education Radio. We would be extremely grateful! iTunes is a search engine as well, and so when you rate and revie...more

  • EER143: Sand, Pyramids & Uber - Family Travel in Egypt Today

    May 01 2018

    Family Travel in Egypt Today Travel in Egypt today. Thanks to instability after the Arab Spring, Egypt Tourism took a nosedive. But travel in Egypt today is back on the table for many families. Today we talk Egypt travel with someone who just went. ::: Like what you’re hearing? Then please subscribe, rate & review Epic Education Radio. We would be extremely grateful! iTunes is a search engine as well, and so when you rate and review us, you help others find us. Thank you! ::: Sand, Pyramids & Ub...more

  • EER142: Big Family, Small RV Living - Living in an RV with 4 Kids

    Apr 24 2018

    Big Family, Small RV Living - Living in an RV with 4 Kids RV living holds a romantic appeal to some people. In fact, many people dream of dropping out of the 9 to 5 and living in an RV full-time. Many will dream about it, but few families actually pull it off. One of those families are the Royals, and today I talk to Bryanna Royal about RV living. In addition, we discuss what it's like moving from large RV living to progressively smaller vehicles. ::: Like what you’re hearing? Then please subscr...more

  • EER138: Buying a Car in Mexico & Driving Around Mexico with Kids

    Apr 17 2018

    Buying a car in Mexico: it’s one of the best ways to see the country and can be an immensely rewarding way to travel. Check Out All of Our Mexico Posts! This week’s guest has a lot of experience buying a car in Mexico, and she shares her experience here. Aimee and her husband sold everything and left to drive around Mexico with their two daughters, two dogs, and a cat. This is their story. There are lots of twists and turns, so listen in and learn from their mistakes! Buying a Car in Mexico Buyi...more

  • EER141: Lapland Holidays - Things to Do in Northern Finland with Kids

    Apr 17 2018

    Lapland Holidays - Things to Do in Northern Finland with Kids Lapland holidays are all about ice, snow, and Santa. Have you been to northern Finland with kids? After listening to this episode, you may start planning a Lapland holiday of your own. Listen in as we discuss Lapland safaris, Lapland reindeer, the Lapland Santa and Christmas in Lapland. All this and other exciting topics related to visiting northern Finland with kids. ::: Like what you’re hearing? Then please subscribe, rate & review ...more

  • EER140: Rwanda Gorillas, a Rwanda Safari & Travel in Rwanda Today

    Apr 10 2018

    EER140: Rwanda Gorillas, a Rwanda Safari & Travel in Rwanda Today When people talk about the country of Rwanda, they rarely think of Rwanda today. The horrors of Rwanda history are real and should be well-remembered. Yet we must also remember that 1994 was a long time ago — a lot can happen in 20 to 25 years. Rwanda today is one of the safest places on the African continent. Expect friendly people, a fascinating culture and one of the largest jungles in Africa. That includes the gorillas of Rwan...more

  • EER139: Long-Term Travel Planning (For Families Returning Home)

    Apr 03 2018

    Long-term travel planning can be a challenge. Long-term travel planning for a family is even more so. There are so many factors to consider when planning a gap year, a round-the-world trip or other forms of long-term family travel. These invariably involve money, education, travel gear and more. And that's before you actually consider where to go! Listen in as we talk about what one family is considering before they leave their home, with plans to return after a year or longer. IN THIS EPISODE ...more

  • EER137: Traveling Alone — Solo Female Travel for Mothers

    Feb 27 2018

    We talk a lot about family travel, but what about solo travel female travel for mothers? Sure we've discussed single mothers travel, and other single-parent travel. But what I'm talking about today is solo female travel for mothers...on their own, and without their spouse or children coming along. How do you feel about that? We discuss it today, in this week's episode of Epic Education Radio. Traveling Alone — Solo Female Travel for Mothers Meet Lillie. By day, she's a 7th grade English teacher ...more

  • EER136: Family Friendly Slovenia —Things to Do in Slovenia with Kids

    Feb 20 2018

    If you're considering family travel in Europe, then make sure to visit Slovenia with kids. There are lots of fun things to do in Slovenia with kids: from fairy-tale castles to white water rafting. Whether you're traveling to Slovenia with toddlers or teens, you'll find plenty of fun. Today we talk all about the best experiences in Slovenia for kids. Family Friendly Slovenia — Things to Do in Slovenia with Kids Meet Inga. She is a native Slovenian and has lots of great travel tips and advice on t...more

  • EER135: Big Island Attractions — Things to Do in Hawaii Big Island with Kids

    Feb 13 2018

    If you visit Hawaii as a family, you'll find plenty of things to do in Hawaii Big Island with kids. This week's guest tells us all about her suggested Hawaii travel itinerary and all the things to do on the big island. Whether you're in Hawaii with toddlers or Hawaii with teens, these tips on Big Island attractions will get your excited.  Big Island Attractions: Hawaii With Kids Meet Harmony. She and her family just enjoyed a great holiday on Hawaii's Big Island with kids, and she wants to share...more

  • EER134: India with Kids — Travel Tips for Planning a Trip to India with Children

    Feb 06 2018

      Will you visit India with kids? Traveling to India with children can be a bold move, but a rewarding one. In this week's episode, we're talking India traveling tips with a family who lives in Bangalore. Anyone planning a trip to India with kids and looking for family-friendly India travel ideas should listen in! TIMECODES: In this episode 02:26 Intro 03:20 Why India? Why India with kids 13:38 Best times to visit 15:58 India travel itinerary: India's Golden Triangle 18:44 Goa and Kerala 19:57 ...more

  • EER133: Child Safety — Our Best Family Traveler Safety Tips

    Jan 31 2018

    This week's topic is family traveler safety tips we've learned in our years of full-time travel with kids. Listen in as I run through some travel advice on how to travel safely with kids. Our Family Traveler Safety Tips Child safety is always a priority for parents, and when considering travel with kids, that's one of the first things we moms and dads think about. After leaving our home in Japan in 2013, our family has lived in many countries and traveled to many places, including: Taiwan Thail...more

  • EER132: Ireland with Kids — Building the Perfect Ireland Family Vacation Itinerary

    Jan 24 2018

    Anyone considering an Ireland family vacation will be looking for the best things to do in Ireland with kids. This week’s guest has a lot of experience in discovering Ireland for kids. ::: Like what you’re hearing? Then please subscribe, rate & review Epic Education Radio. We would be extremely grateful! iTunes is a search engine as well, and so when you rate and review us, you help others find us. Thank you! ::: Ireland with Kids: Building an Ireland Family Vacation Itinerary Meet Jody Halsted,...more

  • EER131: Workaway Jobs, Traveling Sisters & Tween/Teen Travel

    Jan 09 2018

    Teen travel. Tween travel. Budget travel via workaway jobs. We've talked to lots of parents to travel with teens and tweens, but today we're going to hear from some of the kids themselves. These four traveling sisters have been on the road with their parents for over two years so far, and in this episode of Epic Education Radio, we'll hear what they have to say. Teen Travel, Tween Travel, & Workaway Jobs If you're a parent considering travel with teens and tweens, then this interview is for you....more

  • EER130: Airbnb for Families — Tips for How to Use Airbnb with Kids

    Jan 02 2018

    We've been using Airbnb with kids since 2013, and today I'll tell you some of my tips on how to use Airbnb for families. Airbnb for Families — How to Use Airbnb with Kids There's lots of information out there on how to use Airbnb, but most of it is for couples and single travelers or the Airbnb hosts themselves. In this week's episode, I want to talk about how to use Airbnb with kids. There's a lot of opportunities on Airbnb for families, but it helps to follow a few rules to get the most out of...more

  • EER129: Cruising With Children — Tips on the Best Family Cruises for Kids

    Dec 19 2017

      Today I talk with Jeff Bogle about cruising with children and his tips for the best family cruises for kids. Jeff is a parenting blogger and travel writer, but he never thought he'd want to take his kids on a cruise. Once he took one, however, he was hooked... ::: Like what you’re hearing? Then please subscribe, rate & review Epic Education Radio. We would be extremely grateful! iTunes is a search engine as well, and so when you rate and review us, you help others find us. Thank you! ::: Tips ...more

  • EER128: Flying with Children — Tips for Long-Haul Flights with Kids

    Dec 12 2017

    Flying with children is a challenge for any parent, but there are ways to make long-haul flights with kids into a more enjoyable experience. I've been traveling with children since 2002 when my son was still a baby. Read on to hear our advice for flying with children and more. TIPS: FLYING WITH CHILDREN In this episode of Epic Education Radio, I talk about flying with children and how to make it the best travel day possible. Our experience flying with children started soon after my son was born ...more

  • EER127: Adding Cultural Experiences to Family Travel

    Nov 07 2017

    EER127: Adding Cultural Experiences to Family Travel Cultural experiences make family travel richer. Whether it's cooking classes or celebrating a local holiday, there's something about incorporating cultural experiences into family travel that makes it all more meaningful. Today I talk with Becky Morales from Kid World Citizen about cultural education and how to add cultural experiences to family travel. ::: Like what you’re hearing? Then please subscribe, rate & review Epic Education Radio. We...more

  • EER126: Family RV Travel in Europe with Kids — Motorhome Travel in the EU

    Oct 31 2017

    Family RV travel in Europe...with kids? Why not? In today's episode of Epic Education Radio, we talk exploring Europe by motorhome, while homeschooling and building a business along the way! ::: Like what you’re hearing? Then please subscribe, rate & review Epic Education Radio. We would be extremely grateful! iTunes is a search engine as well, and so when you rate and review us, you help others find us. Thank you! ::: Family RV Travel in Europe with Kids Many people want to explore Europe with ...more

  • EER125: Slow Travel in Europe with Kids — Family Travel in Europe

    Oct 25 2017

    If you're considering trying some slow travel in Europe with kids, then this is an episode for you. In today's installment of Epic Education Radio, we're talking family travel in Europe, worldschooling, slow travel in Europe and more. ::: Like what you’re hearing? Then please subscribe, rate & review Epic Education Radio. We would be extremely grateful! iTunes is a search engine as well, and so when you rate and review us, you help others find us. Thank you! :::   Slow Travel in Europe with Kids...more

  • EER124: Tips for Family Travel with Disabilities

    Oct 17 2017

    Family travel with disabilities may offer some unique challenges, but it still has the same rewards. Our guest on Epic Education Radio this week knows all about it. ::: Like what you’re hearing? Then please subscribe, rate & review Epic Education Radio. We would be extremely grateful! iTunes is a search engine as well, and so when you rate and review us, you help others find us. Thank you! :::     Family Travel with Disabilities Meet Bron. Together with her partner, Andrew, they show their three...more

  • EER123: When Journalists Have Children — Bringing Kids to the Developing World

    Oct 10 2017

    What happens when journalists have children. For Katharina Nikoleit, not much changed. They just brought their son with them on assignments. Listen in as we talk about what it's like bringing kids to the developing world.   ::: Like what you’re hearing? Then please subscribe, rate & review Epic Education Radio. We would be extremely grateful! iTunes is a search engine as well, and so when you rate and review us, you help others find us. Thank you! :::   When Journalists Have Children Meet Kathar...more

  • EER122: How to Build a Business While Traveling with Kids

    Oct 03 2017

    If you're like me, then you really want to know how to build a business while traveling with kids. We've been on the road for over four years now and we're still trying to figure it out. You know who's figured it out? Ka Sundance. We talk about it in this episode of Epic Education Radio. ::: Like what you’re hearing? Then please subscribe, rate & review Epic Education Radio. We would be extremely grateful! iTunes is a search engine as well, and so when you rate and review us, you help others fin...more

  • EER121: Homeschooling, Parenting and Backpacking with Toddlers

    Sep 26 2017

    Homeschooling, unschooling, parenting, and backpacking with toddlers. These are just a few things we discuss in this week's episode of Epic Education Radio. ::: Like what you’re hearing? Then please subscribe, rate & review Epic Education Radio. We would be extremely grateful! iTunes is a search engine as well, and so when you rate and review us, you help others find us. Thank you! ::: Backpacking with Toddlers Meet Jen Lumunlan. Like many of us, she was told that travel stopped once you have ch...more

  • EER120: Driving in Mexico & Across Mexico with Kids

    Sep 19 2017

    The Koria family have been driving in Mexico and across the country for well over a year now. In this episode of Epic Education Radio, we hear about where they've been, what they're learned, and what their experience might teach you about Mexico family travel. ::: Like what you’re hearing? Then please subscribe, rate & review Epic Education Radio. We would be extremely grateful! iTunes is a search engine as well, and so when you rate and review us, you help others find us. Thank you! ::: Driving...more

  • EER119: South America with Kids & Finding a School in Peru

    Sep 12 2017

    Exploring South America with kids. Finding a school in Peru. Brushes with serendipity and tips for finding the right AirBnB apartment in South America. These are a few of today's topics on Epic Education Radio. ::: Like what you’re hearing? Then please subscribe, rate & review Epic Education Radio. We would be extremely grateful! iTunes is a search engine as well, and so when you rate and review us, you help others find us. Thank you! ::: Exploring South America with Kids Meet Michelle Mundy. Sh...more

  • EER118: Remote Working from a Sailboat in the Gulf of Mexico

    Sep 05 2017

    Remote Working from a Sailboat in the Gulf of Mexico Remote working from a sailboat. Adjusting to smaller quarters and occasional seasickness. Homeschooling on the ocean and more. These are just a few topics from today's episode of Epic Education Radio. ::: Like what you’re hearing? Then please subscribe, rate & review Epic Education Radio. We would be extremely grateful! iTunes is a search engine as well, and so when you rate and review us, you help others find us. Thank you! ::: Remote Working...more

  • EER117: Raising bilingual kids in Mexico, with Christine Gilbert of Almost Fearless

    Aug 29 2017

    Raising bilingual kids in Mexico. Living in Oaxaca. Driving around Mexico and giving birth there (twice) during the time of Zika. We're talking to Christine Gilbert of Almost Fearless on today's episode of Epic Education Radio.   ::: Like what you’re hearing? Then please subscribe, rate & review Epic Education Radio. We would be extremely grateful! iTunes is a search engine as well, and so when you rate and review us, you help others find us. Thank you! :::   Language Learning & Raising Bilingua...more

  • EER116: Sailing and Exploring the Dominican Republic with Kids

    Aug 22 2017

    The Dominican Republic with kids. Cruising the Caribbean and learning math and science through sailing. These are just a few topics from today's episode of Epic Education Radio. ::: Like what you’re hearing? Then please subscribe, rate & review Epic Education Radio. We would be extremely grateful! iTunes is a search engine as well, and so when you rate and review us, you help others find us. Thank you! ::: Sailing and Exploring the Dominican Republic with Kids Meet Cole. He already has 20 stamps...more

  • EER115: Living in the Netherlands with Kids — Holland Family Travel

    Aug 15 2017

    Living in the Netherlands with kids. Cultural identity and dual citizenship. Entrepreneur visas and education. These are just a few topics from today's episode of Epic Education Radio.   ::: Like what you’re hearing? Then please subscribe, rate & review Epic Education Radio. We would be extremely grateful! iTunes is a search engine as well, and so when you rate and review us, you help others find us. Thank you! :::   Living in the Netherlands with Kids Meet Jessika Lynch. Long before she lived i...more

  • EER114: The Family Adventure Summit with Brandon Pearce

    Aug 08 2017

    The Family Adventure Summit is a new conference for traveling families and those who want to travel or live abroad with kids. Today I talk with Brandon Pearce about the conference he helped create.   ::: Like what you’re hearing? Then please subscribe, rate & review Epic Education Radio. We would be extremely grateful! iTunes is a search engine as well, and so when you rate and review us, you help others find us. Thank you! ::: EER114: The Family Adventure Summit with Brandon Pearce Family trave...more

  • EER113: Morocco with Kids with Amanda Mouttaki (a.k.a. MarocMama)

    Aug 01 2017

    Morocco with Kids Morocco with kids. The markets of Fez. Wandering the streets of Marrakech and soaking in the small beach towns of southern Morocco. These are just a few topics from today's episode of Epic Education Radio. All about visiting Morocco with kids! Meet Amanda Mouttaki. She's an American mom of two who has lived in Marrakech, Morocco with kids for over four years. You can hear more about her life and her family in our first interview (EER #43).  ::: Like what you’re hearing? Then pl...more

  • EER112: Homeschooling in Canada, Korea and Jamaica

    Jul 25 2017

    Homeschooling in Canada. Giving birth in Korea. Family travel in Jamaica. These are just a few topics covered in this week's episode of Epic Education Radio. ::: Like what you’re hearing? Then please subscribe, rate & review Epic Education Radio. We would be extremely grateful! iTunes is a search engine as well, and so when you rate and review us, you help others find us. Thank you! ::: Homeschooling in Canada, Korea, and Jamaica Meet Robyn Robertson, a mother of two and an unschooling advocate....more

  • EER111: From Three Years in Peru with Kids to One Year of Family Travel

    Jul 18 2017

    From three years in Peru with kids to one year of family travel around the world. We're talking to the Cannon family today from Myanmar. We talk travel gear, education on the road and much more. ::: Like what you’re hearing? Then please subscribe, rate & review Epic Education Radio. We would be extremely grateful! iTunes is a search engine as well, and so when you rate and review us, you help others find us. Thank you! :::   From Three Years in Peru with Kids to One Year of Family Travel Meet Aa...more

  • EER110: An American Family, an English Village Life

    Jul 12 2017

    An English village life. Moving to the UK. Raising children abroad and traveling with four kids under seven years old. Just a few topics on this week’s episode of Epic Education Radio. ::: Like what you’re hearing? Then please subscribe, rate & review Epic Education Radio. We would be extremely grateful! iTunes is a search engine as well, and so when you rate and review us, you help others find us. Thank you! ::: An American Family, an English Village Life Meet Christina Davies. She and her husb...more

  • EER109: How to Move to Spain with Alan Wagoner of Wagoners Abroad

    Jul 04 2017

    EER109: How to Move to Spain with Alan Wagoner of Wagoners Abroad How to move to Spain with kids. Finding schools, navigating paperwork and building a life. These are just a few things covered in today's episode of Epic Education Radio. ::: Like what you’re hearing? Then please subscribe, rate & review Epic Education Radio. We would be extremely grateful! iTunes is a search engine as well, and so when you rate and review us, you help others find us. Thank you! ::: How to Move to Spain with Kids ...more

  • EER108: World Travel & Living in Ecuador with Teens

    Jun 27 2017

    Living in Ecuador with teens. Home exchanges. Pet sitting. Year-long wold travel. These are just a few things covered on this week's episode of Epic Education Radio.  ::: Like what you’re hearing? Then please subscribe, rate & review Epic Education Radio. We would be extremely grateful! iTunes is a search engine as well, and so when you rate and review us, you help others find us. Thank you! ::: World Travel & Living in Ecuador with Teens What's it like to live in Ecuador with teens? Katrisha St...more

  • EER107: World Travel with Babies and Toddlers

    Jun 23 2017

    World travel with babies and toddlers. That’s how Ricky Shetty and his wife are spending her maternity leave. Listen in as we talk travel gear, date nights, travel as people of color and the differences between world travel with babies and world travel with toddlers. World Travel with Babies and Toddlers Meet Ricky Shetty. Since December of 2016, they’re been traveling the world with three kinds under five years old. In fact, the youngest is under one, and this is how they’re spending her matern...more

  • EER106: Living in Andalucia & Giving Birth in Spain

    Jun 13 2017

    Life in Spain. Giving birth in Spain. Just a few of the topics we cover in this week's episode of Epic Education Radio. Living in Andalucia, Spain with Three Kids Meet Ryan and Emily Rauch. Once upon a time, they works 90-hour weeks in finance. Ryan was an alcoholic. They were both unhappy. They wanted a change, and travel became that change. After traveling for years, they finally settled into living in Andalucia, Spain's southernmost province. Now a family of five, they live near Cadiz. Emily ...more

  • EER105: Day Trading and Travel & the Cost of Living in Mexico with Kids

    Jun 06 2017

    EER105: Day Trading and Travel & the Cost of Living in Mexico with Kids Day trading and travel. The cost of living in Mexico with kids. Childbirth overseas and a day in the life of a digital nomad family in Guanajuato, Mexico. These are just a few things covered in this week's episode of Epic Education Radio. Pregnancy, Travel & the Cost of Living in Mexico Meet the Luxpats. Once living as expats in Luxembourg, David Keys and Sarah Beaudette have lived in South Africa, Thailand, Croatia and else...more

  • EER104: Family RV Travel & Running a Business from Mexico

    May 30 2017

    EER104: Family RV Travel & Running a Business from Mexico Family RV travel in Mexico. Running a Business from Mexico. Freedom, flexibility, education, screen time and location independence. These are just a few of the topics covered in this week's episode of Epic Education Radio. Family RV Travel in Mexico Paul and Becky Kortman like to say that they actually fell into a location independent lifestyle. However the method, the results have been life-changing for them. After a year traveling the w...more

  • EER103: Family travel with a wheelchair & the best places for wheelchair travel

    May 23 2017

    Family travel with a wheelchair. Resources for travel with disabilities and mobility challenges. First-hand experiences from some of the most wheelchair accessible countries and best places for wheelchair travel. These are just a few of the topics covered in today's episode of Epic Education Radio. ::: Like what you’re hearing? Then please subscribe, rate & review Epic Education Radio. We would be extremely grateful! iTunes is a search engine as well, and so when you rate and review us, you help...more

  • EER102: Single Parent Travel and Expat Living in Australia with Kids

    May 16 2017

    Single Parent Travel. Expat Living in Australia with Kids. Cruises, strollers and the search for soy-based baby formula. There are just a few topics from this week's episode of Epic Education Radio. ::: Like what you’re hearing? Then please subscribe, rate & review Epic Education Radio. We would be extremely grateful! iTunes is a search engine as well, and so when you rate and review us, you help others find us. Thank you! :::   Single Parent Travel and Expat Living in Australia with Kids Meet J...more

  • EER101: Working online & international family travel with five kids

    May 09 2017

    Working online. Living in Alaska, Mexico, and beyond. Plus plenty of international family travel with five kids. These are just a few of the topics ::: Like what you’re hearing? Then please subscribe, rate & review Epic Education Radio. We would be extremely grateful! iTunes is a search engine as well, and so when you rate and review us, you help others find us. Thank you! ::: Work, Play & International Family Travel with Five Kids Meet Alisa. She and her husband have been a traveling couple eve...more

  • EER100: Valencia for Teens & Tweens — Our Kids Make Recommendations

    May 02 2017

    Valencia for teens. Spain for tweens. On this week's episode (number 100!!!) I ask the kids about what they would recommend to kids their age. Some of their answers surprised me.  ::: Like what you’re hearing? Then please subscribe, rate & review Epic Education Radio. We would be extremely grateful! iTunes is a search engine as well, and so when you rate and review us, you help others find us. Thank you! ::: Valencia for Teens and Tweens  This week's episode is bittersweet because today the kids...more

  • EER099: World Travel Family talks about Self-led Learning & Romania with Kids

    Apr 25 2017

    Self-led learning. Family travel blogging. Exploring Romania with kids. These are just a few topics from my second conversation with Alyson Long from the World Travel Family blog. ::: Like what you’re hearing? Then please subscribe, rate & review Epic Education Radio. We would be extremely grateful! iTunes is a search engine as well, and so when you rate and review us, you help others find us. Thank you! ::: Meet the World Travel Family It's been four years since Alyson and family bought one-way...more

  • EER098: Flying with Children and Living in Perth with Kids

    Apr 18 2017

    Flying with Children. Living in Perth with kids. Quokka selfies and Icelandic hot dogs! Just a few things covered in this week's episode. ::: Like what you’re hearing? Then please subscribe, rate & review Epic Education Radio. We would be extremely grateful! iTunes is a search engine as well, and so when you rate and review us, you help others find us. Thank you! :::   Flying with Children and Living in Perth with Kids Meet Amanda Kendle. She's a travel blogger and podcaster. She's also a single...more

  • EER097: Luxury Family Hotels & the Best Things to Do in London with Kids

    Apr 11 2017

    Looking for the best things to do in London with kids? Looking for luxury family hotels in the UK and family-friendly resorts in the Caribbean and the USA? Then listen to my conversation with Shobha George. We discuss living in London with kids and many of the best resorts for kids in the Caribbean and elsewhere. ::: Like what you’re hearing? Then please subscribe, rate & review Epic Education Radio. We would be extremely grateful! iTunes is a search engine as well, and so when you rate and revi...more

  • EER096: Living, Camping & Hiking in Eastern Europe with Kids

    Apr 04 2017

    EER096: Living, Camping & Hiking in Eastern Europe with Kids Living in Serbia. Camping in Kosovo. Hiking in Eastern Europe with kids. Hitchhiking, too. Diane Vukovic has lots of experience in all of these, and that's what we'll talk about today.    ::: Like what you’re hearing? Then please subscribe, rate & review Epic Education Radio. We would be extremely grateful! iTunes is a search engine as well, and so rating/reviewing Epic Education Radio the #1 way to help others find us. Thank you! ::: ...more

  • EER095: Worldschooling, Travel Budgeting and the Family Adventure Summit

    Mar 28 2017

    EER095: Worldschooling, Travel Budgeting & the Family Adventure Summit Worldschooling. Travel budgeting. Family Travel planning and the upcoming Family Adventure Summit. We cover a lot in this episode of Epic Education Radio, so strap in and let's get started!   ::: Like what you’re hearing? Then please subscribe, rate & review Epic Education Radio.  We would be extremely grateful! iTunes is a search engine as well, so rating and reviewing the podcast  the #1 way to help others find us. Thank yo...more

  • EER094: How to do a Family Home Exchange with Marta from Learning Escapes

    Mar 21 2017

    Is home ownership preventing you from traveling? Learn how to do a family home exchange. The family home swap is how today's guest travels with kids. ::: Like what you’re hearing? Then please subscribe, rate & review Epic Education Radio. We would be extremely grateful! iTunes is a search engine as well, and so rating/reviewing Epic Education Radio the #1 way to help others find us. Thank you! ::: The Family Home Exchange Marta Correale is originally from Rome, but resides in Ireland with her hu...more

  • EER093: Worldschooling 101—A Gap Year Family Documents the Adventure

    Mar 14 2017

    What's worldschooling? What's a gap year family? Read on and you'll find out...and hopefully consider both for you and your kids, as well!   A Gap Year Family, a Lesson in Worldschooling Meet the Kraymoores. That's Charlie Kramer and Brenna Moore. Charlie and Brenna have two kids, they're doing what many a gap year family are doing: pulling their kids out of school for a year (or more) to travel. So far, the Kraymoores have visited multiple destinations in Europe, Africa, and the Middle East, an...more

  • EER092: Moving to Australia & Driving Across South America with Kids

    Mar 07 2017

    Moving to the UK. Moving to Australia. Driving across South America with kids. For most parents, adventures like these might seem impossible...or at least daunting. Cath and Gaetan Dalle, however, aren't most parents. Moving to Australia The Dalle family had led an extraordinary life. Before children, Cath and Gaetan left their native France to live in the UK. They stayed for eleven years, exploring much of Europe in the process. Then they moved to Australia, where they stayed for over six years...more

  • EER091: AirBnB Tips and Online Education While Traveling

    Feb 28 2017

    Money, accommodation, and online education while traveling. These are the three of the main challenges many traveling families face. In today's episode, we address two of them: AirBnB tips and online education while traveling.    Taking online classes while traveling is one way to approach education on the road. That's what Alrica Goldstein's kids to. Her insight and AirBnB tips here.   AirBnB Tips and Online Education While Traveling Education is important to Erich and Alrica Goldstein....more

  • EER090: Unschooling, Worldschooling, and House Sitting in America and Mexico

    Feb 21 2017

    Interested in house sitting in America, Mexico & beyond? Listen in as guest CJ Singer talks about house sitting in Mexico and the United States, unschooling, worldschooling, and connecting worldschoolers along the way.   ::: Like what you’re hearing? Then please subscribe, rate & review Epic Education Radio. We would be extremely grateful! iTunes is a search engine as well, and so rating/reviewing Epic Education Radio the #1 way to help others find us. Thank you! ::: House Sitting in America and...more

  • EER089: Deschooling, Family House Sitting, & Scams in Thailand

    Feb 14 2017

    Homeschooling, deschooling, family house sitting, and a few typical scams in Thailand. Welcome to the King family's past 12 months of family travel.   ::: Like what you’re hearing? Then please subscribe, rate & review Epic Education Radio. We would be extremely grateful! iTunes is a search engine as well, and so rating/reviewing Epic Education Radio the #1 way to help others find us. Thank you! :::   Deschooling, Family House Sitting, & Scams in Thailand It's been a full year of family travel fo...more

  • EER088: Sustainable travel, Large Family Travel and Family Cruises with Global Munchkins

    Feb 07 2017

    Sustainable travel, large family travel and family cruises — just three of the many topics covered in my conversation with Amber Mamian of the Global Munchkins family travel blog. ::: Like what you’re hearing? Then please subscribe, rate & review Epic Education Radio. We would be extremely grateful! iTunes is a search engine as well, and so rating/reviewing Epic Education Radio the #1 way to help others find us. Thank you! ::: Sustainable Travel, Large Family Travel & Family Cruises Amber is the...more

  • EER087: Living in Senegal with Kids

    Jan 31 2017

    Gudrun is an Icelandic single mom who's been living in Senegal with kids for some time now. If you've ever been interested in traveling in Western Africa, listen in! ::: Like what you’re hearing? Then please subscribe, rate & review Epic Education Radio. We would be extremely grateful! iTunes is a search engine as well, and so rating/reviewing Epic Education Radio the #1 way to help others find us. Thank you! ::: Living in Dakar, Senegal with Kids Guðrún leads a very interesting life. Based in ...more

  • EER086: Living in Mexico City with Kids — Globetotting's Katja Gaskel

    Jan 24 2017

    How would you enjoy living in Mexico City with kids? Katja Gaskel, one-half of family travel adventure blog, Globetotting, has called the place home for several years now, and she has a lot to say about it. ::: Like what you’re hearing? Then please subscribe, rate & review Epic Education Radio. We would be extremely grateful! iTunes is a search engine as well, and so rating/reviewing Epic Education Radio the #1 way to help others find us. Thank you! ::: Living in Mexico City with Kids Mexico has...more

  • EER085: Overland Travel in South America with Kids

    Jan 17 2017

    Overland travel in South America can be one of the best ways to see the continent. This week's guest, Jennifer Sparks, has a lot to say about traveling overland in South America with kids, as well as family travel in Mexico, Central America, and elsewhere. ::::::: If you like what you’re hearing, then please subscribe, rate & review Epic Education Radio. We would be extremely grateful! iTunes is a search engine as well, and so rating/reviewing Epic Education Radio the #1 way to help others find ...more

  • EER084: Raising Good Travelers w/Tamara Gruber (We3Travel & Vacation Mavens)

    Jan 10 2017

    Raising good travelers starts early, says Tamara Gruber. As a passionate family traveler with a gift for vacation planning and family travel organization, she should know. ::::: But first, If you like what you’re hearing, then please subscribe, rate & review Epic Education Radio. We would be extremely grateful! iTunes is a search engine as well, and so rating/reviewing Epic Education Radio the #1 way to help others find us. Thank you! ::::::   Raising Good Travelers In this Epic Education Radio...more

  • EER083: Intense Holiday Family Travel with a Drone

    Jan 03 2017

    Holiday family travel with a drone? Intense, perhaps, but rewarding. That's one of the ways the Wagar family gets the most out of their journeys. Here Kevin Wagar shares his experience. ::: If you like what you’re hearing, then please subscribe, rate & review Epic Education Radio. We would be extremely grateful! iTunes is a search engine as well, and so rating/reviewing Epic Education Radio the #1 way to help others find us. Thank you! ::: EER083: Holiday Family Travel with a Drone & More Many E...more

  • EER082: The Epic Education Radio 2016 Year in Review

    Dec 27 2016

    As 2016 comes to a close, I want to wish you an amazing new year and also give you a short guide through one full year of amazing family travel interviews. In this episode I talk about some of the things I've learned from guests on Epic Education Radio this year, along with a few excerpts. I hope you find these conversations as inspiring and useful as I do. On the left is the timecode. On the right are the links to the relevant episodes. :::::: If you like what you’re hearing, then please subscr...more

  • EER081: Family Travel in Spain—Our Spain Family Travel Roundup

    Dec 20 2016

    If you're interested in family travel in Spain, then listen up. There is so much to see and do in Spain for families, and after 18 months in the country, we have a lot of Spain family travel tips to share. ::::::::::::: But first, if you like what you’re hearing, then please subscribe, rate & review Epic Education Radio. We would be extremely grateful! iTunes is a search engine as well, and so rating/reviewing Epic Education Radio the #1 way to help others find us. Thank you! ::::::::::::: SPAIN...more

  • EER080: How to Arrange a Home Exchange with Kids

    Dec 13 2016

    Like what you’re hearing? Then how about subscribe, rate & review Epic Education Radio? We would be extremely grateful! iTunes is a search engine as well, and so rating/reviewing Epic Education Radio the #1 way to help others find us. Thank you! ::::::: Want to know how to do a home exchange with kids? If you're looking to do a home swap to travel more, then you can certainly learn something from Daniel Prince. How to Arrange a Home Exchange with Kids Dan and his family of six have been traveli...more

  • EER079: Living on a Sailboat with Kids — Cruising & Boatschooling

    Dec 06 2016

    Like what you're hearing? Then please subscribe, rate & review Epic Education Radio. We would be extremely grateful! iTunes is a search engine as well, and so rating/reviewing Epic Education Radio the #1 way to help others find us. Thank you! ::::::::::::::::: Living on a sailboat with kids: what image does this conjure up for you? Caviar and crystal? Not so for most cruisers. Cruisers are not hobbyists. They have made a decision to make the boat their home. LIVING ON A SAILBOAT WITH KIDS Jamie...more

  • EER078: Starting Family Travel Early

    Nov 29 2016

    If you like what you’re hearing, then please subscribe, rate & review Epic Education Radio. We would be extremely grateful! iTunes is a search engine as well, and so rating/reviewing Epic Education Radio the #1 way to help others find us. Thank you! STARTING FAMILY TRAVEL EARLY Thinking of starting family travel early? I certainly hope that this podcast gives you plenty of advice and encouragement, including today's interview. If you're considering starting family travel early, listen to Kylie...more

  • EER077: International Travel with a Baby—Where's Sharon

    Nov 22 2016

    Like the podcast? Please consider subscribing, and leaving us an honest rating and review. We'd totally appreciate it, and it helps other people find us when they search iTunes. Have a family travel story or question to share? Then contact us!  Nervous about international travel with a baby? Don't be. In today's podcast, veteran family travel blogger Sharon Gourlay is here to tell you that it's possible. In addition, she says that international travel with a baby not as hard as you think, and i...more

  • EER076: Family Travel with Allergies & Working in Vanuatu with Kids

    Nov 15 2016

    Like Family Travel? We'd love it if you'd rate and review Epic Education Radio. It helps us spread the word. Thank you! WORKING IN VANUATU WITH KIDS Few people have visited Vanuatu with kids. Fewer still perhaps have experienced working in Vanuatu with kids. Today's guest, Anne-Cerise Luzy, has now spent over a year living on the South Pacific island nation, writing and homeschooling her three children while her husband works at a local French school. Listen in as Anne-Cerise talks about how he...more

  • EER075: Remote Work with Kids to Fund Family Travel

    Nov 08 2016

    Remote work with kids isn't always the easiest way to fund family travel, but for many families, it's the best (if not only) solution. REMOTE WORK TO FUND FAMILY TRAVEL We've used remote work part of our travel lifestyle strategy ever since we left our desks jobs in 2013, and today's guest has used remote work to fund his travels, as well. Richard Gaushell and his wife, Jennifer, left California in 2013, and he has been working remotely in one form or fashion ever since. Listen in as we talk abo...more

  • EER074: Full-time living in a trailer with kids

    Oct 31 2016

    Would you consider living in a trailer with kids? Jason Calhoun and his wife Danielle asked themselves this question. The answer changed their lives forever.   LIVING IN A TRAVEL TRAILER No the Calhoun family isn't living in a trailer with kids on the edge of town now. They didn't move into a trailer park. Instead, they're living in a travel trailer, and doing that travel trailers do best: travel. They've crossed from America's west coast to east twice so far and are really learning the joys and...more

  • EER073: Worldschooling and Family Travel after a Crisis

    Oct 25 2016

    Worldschooling is getting a lot of attention today, and well it should. On today's episode, I talk with Jen Silver about how her family discovered worldschooling after the real estate crash and a number of other personal tragedies made them reassess their family's life and education. Worldschooling and Family Travel What is worldschooling? Well, it's defined differently for different people, but in general, worldschooling is using the "world as your classroom." Jen Silver is now an administrator...more

  • EER072: Marathon Travel, Baby Travel & Vegan Travel with Kids

    Oct 18 2016

    If you're Vegan, travel with kids might be considered challenging in some parts of the world. But for Matt Urbanski, it's not an issue at all. He and his wife Julie have been exploring the globe, following marathons and other races to run. And they're brought their 8-month-old son along for the trip. VEGAN TRAVEL WITH KIDS Chatting from the Chamonix Valley in France, Matt describes how they started their travels and how the new habits they've formed after their son, Paavo joined them 8 months ea...more

  • EER071: How to Work and Travel the World with Kids

    Oct 11 2016

    Do you want to know how to work and travel the world with kids? I know I do — I'm (still) working on it. Sabina King and her husband Keith have figured out a way that works for them. HOW TO WORK AND TRAVEL THE WORLD WITH KIDS In this Epic Education Radio interview, I talk with Sabina about their life as digital nomad family long before the term "digital nomad" was even coined. You see, Sabina and Keith have been working and traveling the world with kids since 2010. Listen in as we hear about her...more

  • EER070: Long-term Family Travel with Health Issues

    Oct 04 2016

    Travel with health issues is a big concern for some people. Traveling for kids with serious health issues can be an even more challenging subject. For some people, health problems stop their travel dreams. For the Tatransky family, they found a way around it. FAMILY TRAVEL WITH HEALTH ISSUES Lucie and Karel Tatransky have three kids. Two of them have congenital adrenal hyperplasia, a medical condition that can mean life or death if their parents aren't prepared. So did Lucie and Karel give up on...more

  • EER069: Working & Family RV Living in the United States

    Sep 27 2016

    Family RV living was once considered something not done by choice, but more and more families are choosing this live for a year or much longer. FAMILY RV LIVING For the Gebbia family, it started out as a joke. Then they realized: "hey, we can really do this!" Since then, they've left their home in Florida (USA) and have driven across the United States and elsewhere. Together Chris and Heather Gebbia work and homeschool their two sons as they take in more of the country than many of its citizens....more

  • EER068: From Homeless to Executive Assistant—One Single Mom's Travels

    Sep 20 2016

    You don't think of an executive assistant working out of a backpack or an RV, but for Amber Rose, that's exactly what happened. FROM HOMELESS TO EXECUTIVE ASSISTANT When her son Riley was still small, Amber Rose was evicted from her house. She also lost her car. Homeless and struggling, she was forced to live with friends and family while she and searched for ways to work online so that she could stay at home with her boy and save the money that would have gone to daycare. Slowly she began to bu...more

  • EER067: How to work from anywhere with kids

    Sep 13 2016

    Would you like to work from anywhere and travel with your kids? Today's guests have figured out a way that works for them. HOW TO WORK FROM ANYWHERE WITH KIDS In April of 2014, Rob and Tracey Tullis left their life in Canada and flew to Colombia with their young son. Over two years and many countries later, they have learned to work from anywhere and a life of indefinite travel, using house sitting and online business skills to make their way. Listen in as we discuss education, travel gear, onli...more

  • EER066: House sitting, camping in New Zealand and Australia & more

    Sep 06 2016

    Camping in New Zealand. Living in Australia. Moving to Bali and Italy and other exotic locations. This wasn't part of the plan...at least at first. Phil and Amanda North did have a family adventure planned for after retirement. In fact, they had spent years planning and preparing for that family adventure, and when the time was right, they were ready to begin. ...only it wasn't the family adventure they had planned for. CAMPING IN NEW ZEALAND: ADVENTURE RE-IMAGINED Their North's dream was to...more

  • EER065: Living in an RV with kids

    Aug 30 2016

    Michael and Crissa Boyink have been living in an RV with kids since 2010. Covering much of the USA, they've seen 40 states so far, and have no plans of stopping any time soon. LIVING IN AN RV WITH KIDS Back for their second show, I consider the Boyink family like "returning champions." They are still living in an RV with kids, but their oldest — now 19 — has moved out on his own. We talk about traveling with teens and watching them become their own people. They also describe their company and ...more

  • EER064: Apartments, hotels, family travel accommodation & more

    Aug 23 2016

    Finding the right family travel accommodation can be tricky, as many hotels, resorts and holiday apartment rentals are geared towards couples and romantic getaways. Mark Wyld travels with his family a lot, so he does his research. FAMILY TRAVEL ACCOMMODATION & MORE Mark and his family live in a small town outside Melbourne, Australia, and travel extensively within their home country as well as all across Europe. In this Epic Education Radio interview, I talk with Mark about how he plans, the typ...more

  • EER063: Travel Photography and the Best Hotels for Kids

    Aug 17 2016

    What are the best hotels for kids? Eric Stoen has a few he could suggest. From luxury family resorts in Mexico and the African continent to quirky boutique hotels in Europe and beyond, Eric takes his kids everywhere, and is an exceptional travel photographer and family travel blogger. THE BEST HOTELS FOR KIDS (ADULTS TOO) In this Epic education Interview, I talk to Eric about some of his favorite family resorts and child-friendly hotels for kids. In addition to family hotel recommendations, we a...more

  • EER062: Unschooling in Europe in a VW van with 3 kids

    Aug 11 2016

    Unschooling in Europe can be a challenge, as each country has its own laws regarding the practice. In countries like Germany and Sweden, it's completely illegal, where in other countries like Austria and Spain, the state has certain requirements for the family who chooses this child-led approach to education. UNSCHOOLING IN EUROPE IN A VW VAN After a decade living in the UK, German couple, Torsten and Nedua have decided to hit the road with their three kids, unchooling in Europe along the way....more

  • EER061: Planning Family Travel Tips

    Jul 26 2016

    Planning family travel can be challenging, but as Cindy Bailey can attest, giving yourself enough time to plan family travel can be very important. For Cindy and family, they gave themselves four months to uproot from suburbia for two years —perhaps longer. She says six months would have been better, but she learned a lot about planning family travel in a very short time. Planning Family Travel: Long or short-term In this Epic Education Interview, I talk to Cindy about all the steps they took to...more

  • EER060: The challenges and benefits of homeschooling and travel

    Jul 19 2016

    Many can name some of the benefits of homeschooling. Jen Miller certainly can, but she's also well aware of the trials and obstacles that present themselves face when one chooses an unconventional approach to education for their child. Add in four children and a life of full-time travel, and you can begin to imagine just how big — and important — the job can be Enter Jen Miller. I've been reading Miller's work since 2012, when I started researching our own leap into homeschooling and full-time t...more

  • EER059: Living in San Miguel de Allende with Kids

    Jul 12 2016

    Visiting Mexico with kids is great. Living in San Miguel de Allende with kids seems to be even better. Bryan and Scottie Elliot have been travelers for a while, but they've now based themselves in San Miguel de Allende, Mexico with their son, Elijah. San Miguel de Allende with Kids After stints in Southeast Asia and Eastern Europe, the Elliot family decided to move on to Mexico, and have discovered that living in San Miguel de Allende with kids is a very nice thing indeed. Listen in as we talk a...more

  • EER058: Family Travel and Cultural Identity

    Jul 05 2016

    Travel and cultural identity are tightly intertwined. For Andrew Tolentino, he found out first hand last year. In October 2015, Andrew and I met for the first time over a crappy internet connection. I was in Atlanta visiting family, he was sitting on a beach in Boracay, having recently left his home in New York to embark on the family trip of a lifetime. Moving to the United States from the Philippines when he was four years old, Andrew was now back in the homeland of his parents for the first t...more

  • EER057: Running a Business in Mexico with Kids

    Jun 28 2016

    Visiting Mexico with kids can be loads of fun. Running a business and living in Mexico with kids is even better. At least that's what it sounds like when I talk with Crystal Blue. Based in Tulum, Mexico, Crystal and her daughter River have traveled all over the world — and continue to travel multiple times a year with their business: Enlightened Global Adventures. Life in Mexico with Kids Listen in as Crystal tells me about how their travels, their social life, the role of the Spanish language i...more

  • EER056: Unschooling, Family Travel & Location Independence

    Jun 21 2016

    Location Independence meets Family Travel Location independence is something that many parents want. For Caroline King and her family, a life of family travel and location independence happened as much out of necessity as out of desire. Living in her home country of Sweden, Caroline faced the country's "skolplikt" (compulsory education) system, which required that her kids attend Swedish schools, but the businesses that she and her husband run had them traveling around for up to four months out ...more

  • EER055: Living in Panama and Moving to Mexico with Kids

    Jun 14 2016

    Moving to Mexico. Living in Panama. A few years ago, these were just ideas for Dan Sherman and his family. Then in 2014, they left the United States to begin a life of living and traveling in Latin America. The plan was to live in Panama for two years and then return to the United States, but it didn't take the Sherman family long to realize that they liked living abroad and wanted more of it. No, they're not retiring in Mexico, but rather they're part of a large and growing group of Americans i...more

  • EER054: Working Online in Southeast Asia With Kids

    Jun 06 2016

    Many parents want to work online. Many of those same parents want to travel in Southeast Asia with kids. Sheralyn and Paul Guilleminot have found a way to do both! You might remember that Sheralyn has been a guest before: her last interview was published almost exactly a year ago. Now fast-forward 12 months to today, and team Guilleminot are still on the road, with a lot more experience and insight to share. Working Online in Southeast Asia with Kids Speaking from their present base near Hanoi, ...more

  • EER053: Living in Moscow, Helsinki and Tokyo with Kids

    May 30 2016

    EER053: Living in Moscow, Helsinki and Tokyo with Kids Living in Moscow with kids isn't something I'd even considered before I met Tony Fitzpatrick. A father of two from New Zealand, Tony moved to the Russian capital with two primary school-aged kids and had a blast. In this Epic Education Radio Interview, we discuss living in Moscow with kids, as well as moving to Finland, making friends in local schools in Japan, and lots of Tony's other adventures. Enjoy! IN THIS EPISODE 03:18 Intro and orig...more