I am Malala, book review

This is an autobiography by Malala Yosafzia, who lived in the Swat valley, Pakistan, during the late 90’s and early 2000’s when the Taliban took over the country. Malala grew up wanting an education, but that was semi-impossible when the Taliban took over and said that educating girls was against the teachings of Islam. Luckily […]

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The perfect beach

We have been traveling for a while now and as beach lovers we have been to some fantastic ones. From Malibu to Pan Azucra in the Pacific ocean and Impanema beach in the Atlantic we have found our favourite ocean so far is, the Indian ocean. With its warm, clear waters and beautiful marine life […]

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6 months away

We have been traveling now for six months and have had loads of highs and lows but personally I feel like we have gotten into the swing of things. I am really enjoying spending all this time with my family (even if we massively over-share) and seeing the world is a never failing adventure. So […]

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Art and Culture in Buenos Aires

We are currently in Buenos Aires (BA) and so far have enjoyed amazing steak, lovely wine (yes we all tried it, Dylan had one to many!!), lush cakes, beautifully tasting ice cream and  have watched some stunning tango. There is tonnes of stuff to do for free and we are the family that slept in […]

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Family Hijack 3 end of Peru review.

Over the past four weeks we have been travelling around Peru. We started our adventure in Pantoja (northern Peru and the start of the Amazon jungle) and ended it in Puno (Southern end on Lake Titicaca). Again we will ask ourselves the six questions with an addition of two more things (thanks for the suggestions […]

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SLAUGHTERED!!!!!

Before you read this, I would like to make you aware that this is not subtitle for vegetarians of people who are squeamish as it describes the death of an animal. As I was sitting outside the wooden house that was my hostel, a large pig with black mud stains and long hooves was being […]

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Amazon Adventure

Over the last five days we have been travelling by bus and boat to Iquitos (Peru) from Quito (Ecuador). At least a  1000 km journey. To get on the boat we went on a bus to El Coca. The bus was OK but the driver was really grumpy and looked like he wanted to rip […]

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Family Take Over Two; End of 2nd country COLOMBIA

Here is our family review of Colombia. Although we have only been here 2 weeks we have crammed a lot in and feel we have a bit of a flavour of Colombia. Despite what people might expect or typical views of Colombia we didn’t see any cartel drug lords or rampant corruption and violence instead […]

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Colombia: Week One 18-26 October 2017

We are now in South America for three and a half months, which is very different to the comfort of our luxury RV on Malibu beach but does bring its own set of joy. For the next two weeks we are travelling around Colombia before heading off to Ecuador!!! So far we have been on […]

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