Where Is The World?

Family Travel Off The Beaten Path
The Travel Blog

Finding The World Beyond Our Comfort Zone

We’re a Canadian Family of 4 on a quest to push ourselves out of our comfort zone and explore the lesser-known corners of the globe. Our favourite question about our destination choices is “why?“, to which we always answer “why not!?“. We live a traditional life, but get away as much as possible…from a weekend in the mountains to a family gap year around the world, and everything in between. Let us show you that anything is possible…even with kids!

The Latest Posts

A Guide To The Best Historical Places in Amritsar

Amritsar wasn’t even on our radar when we arrived in India. I’d planned to visit Dharmshala. I wanted to catch a glimpse of the Dhali Llama, do Yoga by the river, and learn how to meditate in the mountains. I expected to transit through the city. I never planned to...

The Best Places To Stay in Agra on a Budget

The Taj Mahal is one of those iconic places that I think everyone should visit once in their life, if given the chance. But, where to stay when visiting the Taj is a tough decision. Initially, I thought we’d splurge and stay at one of the best hotels in Agra, the...

Places to Visit in Jodhpur in Two Days for Nature and Culture Lovers

The blue city of Jodhpur conjured up fascinating pictures in my imagination before visiting. I mean, it's a BLUE city!! How cool is that? After being completely enthralled by the atmosphere of the Pink City of Jaipur, and enchanted by the desert life surrounding the...

The Travel Blog

Follow our adventures around the world! Including itineraries, things to do, our travel experiences and more!

Planning A Family Gap Year

The Ultimate Guide to Planning A Family Gap Year! Everything you need to know from beginning to end, including tips for re-entry once you get home again.

Raising Global Citizens

This is one of the BIG reasons we choose to travel where we do. We’ve met our sponsor child in Vietnam, sent care packages to friends in Honduras, and thrown alternative birthday parties, all in the spirit of ensuring we’re responsibly contributing to the world.

Planning & Packing

Planning and then packing might possibly my favourite part of traveling!! Find tips for planning the perfect trip (alone or with others), and packing lists for the whole family!