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Scotland Is Calling: Inverness, Culloden, Clava Cairns & the Cairgorms

As I was starting to plan our family trip to Scotland, two different friends asked me if I’d ever read Outlander. I hadn’t–didn’t even remember hearing about it, avid reader that I am. 986 more words


Reykjavik, Iceland - Day 1

On my newest adventure I am traveling with my grandma, aunt, and cousin on a Globus tour of Iceland. My grandmother has wanted to go to Iceland for years and she finally decided to go and luckily took some of us with her! 362 more words


Scotland Is Calling: Edinburgh

Edinburgh has been one of my favorite cities, from the first time I looked down from High Street to the Firth of Forth beyond the city. 1,180 more words


father and son day: north korea

Yes, I took my son to (not in) North Korea. We went on a DMZ tour along the Northern Limit Line. The NLL is the maritime DMZ and it is the closest to NK at 1.8K. 178 more words

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Scotland Is Calling: The Planning Stage

A year ago today, this New Jersey MacAulay clan landed in Edinburgh, for the start of an 18-day journey around Scotland and England. Like most of our big (read–expensive) decisions, I’m not quite sure when the genesis of the vacation occurred. 978 more words



With no experience as traveling parents, we defaulted to the way we traveled as a couple. That strategy was a good starting point, but we learned a few valuable lessons the hard way and made a few mistakes. 1,456 more words


Top Family Vacation Destinations That Have It All

In our last few posts, we’ve shared vacation destinations for three different types of family trips: relaxation, sightseeing, and adventure. If your family can’t agree on what type of vacation to take or you’re looking for a trip that offers a blend of all three, here are a few destinations that “have it all.” 217 more words

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