Unwelcome Wildlife Encounters

Ho Chi Minh City has changed a lot since we lived here last. It’s cleaner and the traffic is calmer. A lot — and I mean A LOT —.

2 years ago

Marseille By Baby Train

(Flashback post*.) I expected Marseilles to be a bit meh. And I wanted to hate France. The day before, just as we were heading off to Aix-en-Provence, I got.

2 years ago

Sponsored Video: Win A Family Holiday In Paradise!

Does mapping a tropical paradise sound like your cup of tea? What if you could take your family (or four friends) along for a two-week mapping-and-holiday experience AND got.

2 years ago

Aix, The Perfect Place To Get Lost

(Flashback post*.) Aix-en-Provence made me want to get lost. We’d navigated our way to Aix, changing buses in Marseilles. We’d found the tourist information office so we could get.

2 years ago

New Adventure, New Project

Opening with an apology. Apparently I confused a lot of readers with my Dropping Back In post last week. One thousand apologies if you read that and thought WTF?.

2 years ago

The Truth About Solo Parenting And International Travel With A Toddler

Warning: very long post ahead. During five and a half weeks of traveling through France and Switzerland with my two-year-old and without my Darling Man, I learned a few.

2 years ago

Dropping Back In

I walk down a marble-floored corridor, the clonk of my heels sounding unfamiliar after nearly a year in flats. I felt very aware that I was standing up straight..

2 years ago

The Price Of Amazing Provencal Views

(Flashback post*.) Amazing views often come at a cost. And the view from our free home exchange home in Provence was super-amazing. I could not stop staring at the.

2 years ago