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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

An Adventure In Wadi Rum With Kids – Jordan Family Travel Journal

Jordan was on our RTW itinerary because I wanted to see Petra, but there’s so much more to the country beyond this world wonder. One of these incredible, non-Petra sites, is the Wadi Rum Desert. It's no secret, and is a staple on most Jordan Itineraries. The landscape...

Easter in Jerusalem – The Ultimate Family Holiday

Israel made it's way on and off our RTW itinerary multiple times. At one point we planned on spending a few weeks exploring as much of the country as we could cram in. Over time though (and copious amounts of planning and reading), other destinations crept up on the...

Family Trip to Amman, Jordan – A Travel Journal

Table of Contents Get A Jordan Pass! Our Family Trip to Amman, Jordan      Hashem Restaurant      The Amman Citadel      The Roman Theatre A Day Trip North of Amman      Jerash      Umm Qais A Day Trip South of Amman      Al Qastal Desert Castle      Mount Nebo    ...

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!