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Keep the heat at bay on your next holiday. How to stay fashionable and fun during your summer travels. | thetravellingmom.ca

How to Stay Fashionable and Fun on Your Summer Travels

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Summer will soon be upon us, and one of the best parts of the season is gearing up for those summer travel plans. But, it’s no secret that the rising temperature can sometimes have travelling moms and dads feeling less than excited during a long voyage. It’s difficult to beat the heat in style while lugging bags through the airport or pulling them in and out of the car during a hot and humid road trip. This handy guide on how to…

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Vancouver may be known for its great outdoors, but the city has a bevy of great, family-friendly museums that will guarantee hours of fun for kids and adults alike. Check out these great family-friendly museums in Vancouver, British Columbia. | thetravellingmom.ca

Great Family-Friendly Museums in Vancouver

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Sure, Vancouver is known for its outdoor activities; the wondrous bounty of beaches, hiking trails, and ski slopes. But surprise! there are a bevy of great family-friendly Vancouver museums that will guarantee hours of fun for kids and adults alike. So when the rainy days come – which they will, but even if they don’t – plan a visit to any of these seven unique museums to view 19th century costumes, totem poles, heavy mining machinery, and Vancouver’s first morgue. You may be surprised by…

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Cruising is a great way to travel with the family. These savvy travel tips on how to cruise with kids of all ages will keep you happy on the high seas. | thetravellingmom.ca

How to Cruise with Kids of All Ages

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Cruising with kids is a great way to travel as a family. After all, meals and rooms are taken care of as part of your booking. There’s no schlepping suitcases and bags from hotel to hotel, and you can visit as many ports of call as you wish on your itinerary. Whether you have babies or toddlers, tweens or teenagers, a cruise vacation can meet the needs of kids of all ages, and keep travelling parents happier and more relaxed. Cruising is equally great for…

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Living through the impact of the worst nuclear disaster in human history. Thoughts on surviving Chernobyl. | thetravellingmom.ca

Surviving Chernobyl: A Travel Memoir

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It’s been thirty years since the Chernobyl nuclear disaster in the former Soviet Union republic of Ukraine. This travel memoir reflects on my time living in Sweden as an international exchange student in 1986, and going through the aftermath of the nuclear radiation fallout from the worst nuclear accident in human history. The cake smelled delicious. Warm, fresh from the oven, my Swedish host mother had made an effort to bake something special with the first strawberries of late spring 1986. But she was…

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Lonely Planet Kids new free ebook inspires family-friendly city trip inspiration. | thetravellingmom.ca

Download Lonely Planet Kids Free 25 City Adventures eBook

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Lonely Planet has just released a brand new city adventures eBook for family-friendly city trip inspiration. The 25 City Adventures for Families is a free eBook, now available for download from Lonely Planet Kids. Cities can be a challenge: expensive, chaotic and often cultural overload for small people. But they are also exciting, fascinating and above all, fun places to explore as a family – as long as you know how. And that’s where the new, free digital guide comes in. Lonely Planet’s…

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