Travel Shaun Posts

December 9, 2016 / Family Travel Tips

5 tips to save money for travel   Don’t be lazy, be prepared to learn, be prepared to get your hands dirty. If you can, DO: Every time I have a project to do from the honey do list I look at the cost of materials and the labor cost.…

November 7, 2016 / Family Travel Tips

Is Egypt safe to visit with kids?   Let me start by saying that safety is completely objective and your idea of “safe” may differ drastically from someone else, including mine. There is my disclaimer.   I searched the hell out of this particular question myself and I couldn’t find…

July 12, 2016 / Family Travel Photography

The RX1Rii Review     So you want to take DSLR quality pictures but you don’t want to carry around a huge camera and point and shoots aren’t really your thing. Have I got a camera for you. I Took an rx1rii along to Washington DC, San Francisco, the Pacific…

May 10, 2016 / General Travel
May 10, 2016 / General Travel

5 days in London with Kids Part 1 of 2 This is a two-part review. Part two is a top ten list because hey, who doesn’t like a good top ten list, and you can find that HERE.   Ah London, one of several places on earth where they speak…

April 24, 2016 / Family Travel Tips

Jigokudani Snow Monkey Park for Families   This is really a two-part review On the Shiga Kogen area so I highly recommend that you read the first part of this review before proceeding.   Jigokudani Snow Monkey park is a 3 mile or so walk through a pine forest in the…

April 24, 2016 / General Travel

A short review of Shiga Kogen Skiing in Japan   I was in Japan for a couple of days with my friend and we decided to go skiing. What better place than Nagano, home of the 1998 winter Olympics. This is of course coming from a couple of guys that…

April 23, 2016 / Family Travel Tips

How to Travel for Cheap I am often caught up in conversation on how I travel for cheap so I thought I might write it down for you. Flexibility: This is simply the most important part of traveling on the cheap. I usually travel “to the fare” as opposed to…

April 4, 2016 / General Travel

Two Days in New York City With Kids   We live in the middle of nowhere. My wife has family in Washington D.C. and I have family in New England. Because of this we do far too much travel to the East Coast. We generally fly into DC, then drive…

March 21, 2016 / Travel Equipment Reviews