Report Card Roadschooling Europe

Three and a half months in Europe, how did we go with schooling? We have been back just over a week from such a wonderful three and a half months roadtripping Europe.  As you can imagine there are many wonderful stories we have to share.  One of the most popular questions we get asked is with regard to schooling of our now Miss 10 who is in Grade 4. Everyone does it differently, no one way, is...
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Kids Birthdays on the Road

Birthdays on the Road As we get older we tend to be a lot happier not to cause a fuss when it comes to growing another year older. (Not me, I love birthdays, any excuse for a celebration really)  BUT when it comes to our kids, they are counted down, with great excitement and anticipation of being another whole year older. While on our roadtrip of Europe, Miss B turned 10! Yup double figures, w...
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Castles are awesome, Carcassonne is more Awesome!

I love CASTLES!  Castles are AWESOME! Hi everyone this is Miss B and my first solo post, please be kind lol!! Carcassonne has over 2500 years of history!! That is a lot of history. We went to the amazing medieval castle in Carcassonne.  It had a draw bridge, which is a bridge that can lift up so people can not get in to the city or castle.  Of course, when we went it was down and they let you ...
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Cooking Class Florence…Yes Please

Cooking Class Florence Cooking is a love of mine along with travelling and getting the opportunity to do a cooking course while travelling is a highlight of my travels. Today was no exception.  Hubby found the course in Lonely Planet and we booked and paid for the cooking course through Florence Town who offer multiple tours and experiences in Florence and Tuscany areas. Our chef for the da...
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Matera Magic

Experience the Matera Magic.  In the South of Italy you will find the Sassi of Matera. A Sassi is a series of caves carved out of limestone rock on the edge of the gorge. ('Gravina' of Matera) Now let me be honest, the temperature is HOT in summer.  We were there in July 2017 and it was HOT.  Like a lot of Southern Italy there were adequate water fountains available to refill drink bottles.  G...
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