Hiking Cinque Terre with Kids

Hiking Cinque Terre with Kids is an amazing thing to do on a family vacation to Italy

We love hiking with our kids while traveling, so when we were planning our family vacation to Italy, we knew hiking Cinque Terre with our kids was a must. Cinque Terre is one of Italy’s most beautiful locations and the hiking between the legendary five coastal villages is truly epic.

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How to Spend Two Days in Dubrovnik with Kids

Dubrovnik Old Town - things to do for families in Dubrovnik

While visiting Croatia with kids, we knew we wanted to include Dubrovnik in our list of places to visit, but we always worry a little bit when visiting a place with as much hype as Dubrovnik. We had visions of multiple cruise ships being there at the same time and walking along the city walls shoulder to shoulder with hordes of tourists. We worried this wouldn’t make for a fun experience in Dubrovnik with kids.

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Tayrona National Park with Kids

We had a great day hiking to Cabo San Juan in Tayrona National Park with our kids

Colombia’s Tayrona National Park is a truly special place. Nestled in-between the captivating turquoise waters of the Caribbean Sea and the majestic Sierra Nevada mountains, Tayrona National Park is home to excellent jungle hiking and many beautiful beaches. This combination was too enticing to pass up and we knew we had to visit Tayrona National Park with our kids.

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Minca, Colombia with Kids

The kids loved the family-sized hammocks at the Marinka Waterfalls

We knew we had to visit Minca with our kids; it’s simply our kind of town…  An up-and-coming backpacker haven nested in the ultra-lush Sierra Nevada mountains, home to organic coffee and cocoa farms, waterfalls with swimming holes, great hiking and more.

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Using Credit Cards in Colombia

Cartagena Clock Tower Monument - Monumento Torre Del Reloj

I love using my credit card when I travel. I earn travel points and it reduces the need to walk around with a wad of cash in my pocket. When planning my trip to Colombia, I read a variety of accounts about credit cards not being widely accepted outside major centers and cash advances from ATM’s being difficult.

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