How to plan a kid friendly trip to Washington D.C.

Monday, May 21, 2018
Heather

As most of you know we homeschool as we travel and I am always looking for opportunities to sneak in education while visiting certain destinations. So when we decided to head to Washington D.C. I knew it was going to be a goldmine opportunity for our kids to learn about American history and more. I couldn’t wait to walk around the National Mall, museums and other historical sites and watch them soak in all that our nation’s capital has to offer.

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Five Tips for Planning a Fantastic Multigenerational Family Trip!

Sunday, May 20, 2018
Heather

Planning a vacation for just your immediate family can be overwhelming, let alone throwing in grandparents and other extended family members. We have done many multigenerational trips due to the benefits for our whole family. Grandparents get to have new experiences with their grandkids, and grandchildren get memories that they will always remember. We have many fantastic multigenerational trips, but there are some drawbacks that, if not prepared for, can put a huge damper on the whole trip.

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Your Must Have Guide to Family Fun in Redondo Beach

Wednesday, May 16, 2018
Heather

If you are planning a family trip soon to the Los Angeles area, there is one little spot you can’t miss. You will want to break out of LA and head 20 minutes south to Redondo Beach! Here you will find adventure and fantastic memories for the whole family. Here is our family’s go-to guide for making the most out of your time in Redondo Beach!

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How to enjoy the glamour and fun of NYC without the cost!

Tuesday, May 15, 2018
Heather

It’s no secret that New York City is pricey. While you can definitely do NYC on a budget the one thing I can never get cheap enough is accommodations. So sometimes when you really want to visit a destination, but don’t want to break the bank you have to get a little more creative; think outside of the box. Family friendly accommodations can also be really tricky in the city; no family wants to be crammed together for their whole vacation. Right across the Hudson River no more than 10 minutes away you will find Embassy Suites Secaucus that has rooms especially designed for families and groups.

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The Most Breathtaking UK City That Should Be On Your Summer Trip List!

Monday, May 14, 2018
Heather

Have you ever been to a city that immediately took your breath away? A city that once there, you just pause in admiration? This is how I felt on my most recent trip to Bath.

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About Mamas Spot

We are a family of four that left it all behind to go travel the world. No, literally we left it all. We sold all of our possessions, packed what we could into four suitcases and said goodbye to suburban life. All we own is now pulled behind us as we travel to new and exciting destinations. Showing our kids the world and teaching them about new cultures, food, and ways of life is now our 9-5.

We love watching our kids learn, and learning along side them. Together we have now explored many new countries, visited family on the other side of the world, and made memories that will last a lifetime.

Welcome to our journey!