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When your child goes away on a school trip for the first time, it can be a little scary for the parents. But it's just the beginning of their great journey.

He’s Leaving Home

My child isn’t really leaving home. But he is going on a school trip to Quebec, and it’s his first trip without his family. He’s been in a French Immersion program for eight years, and in his final year of elementary school, he gets to travel with his classmates to La Belle Province. This is a great …

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Flying isn't like the old days. Has air travel etiquette flown away in modern times?

Has Travel Etiquette Flown Away?

Travel etiquette. Is it a dying art? This thought struck me on a recent overseas flight. The topic was front and centre in Air Canada’s En Route in-flight magazine, in the article The Ultimate Guide to Travel Etiquette. The article covered the ways in which travellers could be better, more polite human beings while travelling, and included tips …

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I’m Claudia, an adventurous mom who loves to explore the world and travel with my family. This site shares modern-mom-tested family travel sanity tips, destination advice, and inspiration to stay ever curious and create lifelong travel memories.

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