Category: Raising Global Kids

Learn Spanish in Panama with Habla Ya

The main focus of our 6 week journey through Central America was to take Spanish classes throughout the region. After a few weeks of taking spanish classes in Guatemala, we headed to further south to learn Spanish in Panama with Habla

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The Best Spanish Schools in Guatemala

Guatemala is one of the best places to visit if you want to learn to speak Spanish. This beautiful Central American country is full of unique experiences that not only help you with your Spanish, but can also provide full

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Children’s Books on Costa Rica

One of the best ways to armchair family travel is by reading books based in different locations. As a family, we love reading books that teach us about different cultures and traditions around the world, especially when we are not traveling.

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Couchsurfing with Kids

A few years ago, a friend of mine went traveling for several months one winter with her 4 year old daughter. As I watched their journey I kept wondering how she was managing for so long on her own while traveling

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7 Fun Ways to Celebrate Diwali with Kids

One of our favorite festivals during our time in India was Diwali, known in Sanskrit as Deepavali. It gets its name from the row (avali) of clay lamps (or deepa) that are lit outside of people’s homes. Basically, Diwali celebrates the triumph of

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Tips for Raising a Global Child

One of the great benefits of travelling with children is the knowledge that you are raising a global child to live on a planet that is becoming smaller each day. Providing children with global awareness prepares them for the future. They’ll be more able to

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