Category: Posts in English

But they aren’t doing anything?

. But they aren’t doing anything?! The words came from my kids’ grandma and led to a long conversation about children and learning. She’s a wonderful 80-yo lady, but has a very hard time understanding our way of life. To her, it seems the kids are just “always on...

My Take On Volontourism. Why It’s Not A Bad Thing.

. . Recently, in a travelers group that I’m in, someone was looking for ideas on how to help their children become “true global citizens”. This was a traveling family, and the poster was concerned that her kids might come to think of the world as just a ‘continual...

Project World School Family Summit 2019

. IT’S ALL ABOUT COMMUNITY! In October 2019, we were spending the fall in southern France, but made a quick stint to Granada, Spain specifically for one reason: The Project World School Family Summit. These summits take place bi-yearly, in the spring and in the fall, at different locations around the world....

From Denmark To France by Train

. . Itinerary:Tinglev-FlensburgFlensburg-HamburgHamburg-FrankfurtFrankfurt-ParisParis-Montauban Departure: Thursday 5.07AM –Arrival: Friday 5.03AM After a couple of days spent in Copenhagen catching up with friends and getting some work related stuff done, we continued on to the German border. Here we were getting on the train for France, a 24-hour journey, but first...

The Pandemic Puzzle

. WARNING: long post! I share this, because both in my personal network and to an extent on my public pages, I have been rather vocal about my skepticism and critical stance regarding Covid since the beginning of it all. And every so often, someone will ask me for...

Full-Time Travel: How To Afford It!

. How On Earth Can You Afford It?This is probably one of the most common questions to full time or long term travelers. How can you afford to travel all the time? Well, first of all, we don’t. We live a traveling lifestyle, but we don’t travel ALL the...

Worldschooling: What, Why & How?

. WORLDSCHOOLING: WHEN THE WHOLE WORLD IS YOUR CLASSROOM While homeschooling is an umbrella name for the fact of deciding to educate your children yourself, instead of using the school system, there are several ways to do this. One is what has become known as worldschooling. As with many things,...

Ban Krut: Beach, Beauty and Bliss

. A Small Piece Of Paradise.We spent the last part of our Thailand travels in a small and relatively unknown village by the name of Ban Krut. After staying five weeks in the Chiang Mai region, we were really wanting to get to the coast to enjoy some much awaited...

Hua Hin

Hua Hin was just a stop on our way to Ban Krut further down south. We hadn’t planned to stay here for more than a night, and though we had a nice time at the beach and the night market, we were perfectly happy to move on the next day. Hua...

Biking to Yun Lai Viewpoint from Pai

. The Yun Lai Viewpoint is located about 6 km west of Pai town. This makes it reachable by bicycle, though I would advise you to rent one with more than one gear AND for your own sake, please ensure that your brakes are working properly! If not, the...