Looking for inspiration or advice from other families who are travelling on an extended trip?
Our favourite family travel blogs and instagram accounts are showcased here. Just click on the photos below to follow their adventures.

World Adventure With Family

Marie, her husband and two boys are travel mad and document the adventures to inspire other families to see the world. Their budget backpacking days are behind them, but they still have the travel bug, so in 2018 the family are leaving the Isle of Man to set off on a round the world trip.

World Trek Family

A family of five from Vancouver who have packed up their life in Canada to travel the world.
To date the family have explored Canada, France, UK, Iceland and Ireland. Follow their adventure here.

Blaine Voyage

An American family of four who want to experience a big adventure before their kids grow up and leave home for college. Their one year gap year starts in Canada and the USA, travelling by RV, before heading off to Asia, Australia and New Zealand.

Kauffman Tanxian

Elyse and her family moved to Wuxi, China in 2016. Their family blog shares their exploration of China and includes visits to Yunnan, Lijiang, Kunming and Yangshuo.

Nina Mace | Thailand

In the summer of 2017 Nina and her family spent one month backpacking around Thailand.
Nina’s detailed blog shares useful information including a packing guide, their itinerary and where they stayed. Check out their gorgeous photographs and videos.

Little Wander

In September 2017 Jo and her family ket their home in the UK to head off on a one year around the world adventure. Their appreciation of good food and adventurous travel will be taking them to India, SE Asia and S.America. Follow their journey here…

The World Trip

In a bid to break up the monotony of everyday life, Dina and her family have left their home in Calgary to travel the world with their two children.
The blog documents their HUGE world adventure and shares how they are doing it whilst trying NOT to rely on planes as their main mode of transport.


Anna lives in Greece with her baby twins. As an avid travellers, Anna chose to embrace the new challenges od exploring the world with two little babies, and shares her tips and advice to inspire others to do the same. FYI English translations are in progress.

A Baby Abroad

Dani and her husband, who have lived in three continents, are travel fanatics and are now introducing their little baby to the world. Aged two, he’s already travelled to twelve countries.
If you have a baby and are looking for re-assurance and travel tips then this is the blog to read.

Let's Get Lost Abroad

“We are a family of five who sold all of our belongings and booked a one way ticket to Costa Rica. We are leaving behind our busy lives in Florida to start our journey of International living. Stop talking and start living”.

Wandering Wagars

Kevin and his wife Cristina have made travelling and exploring the world an integral part of their life. With two little boys in tow, their detailed blog has tons of tips, recommendations, product reviews and amazing destinations.
Their mission is to help other parents to travel with their kids too.

Where Is The World?

An inspring blog sharing the experiences of an adventurous family who love to explore the lesser known destinations off the beaten track. The family share loads of great travel tips and there’s also a free download of ‘the ultimate hand luggage packing list’.

Go Live Young

Nicky and her family have recently returned from an 8 month round the world adventure, covering over 28,000 miles! Follow their route and be inspired. This blog is crammed full of amazing stories AND check out their YouTube channel.


Deepika has a refreshing approach to travelling with a baby and says “My baby empowers me to explore the world with him by my side”.
Deepika shares her practical advice and product recommendations for travelling with a little one in tow.

Our Family Travels

Based in Australia, but avid fans of Europe, this family share their travel experiences to inspire others to explore the world around them.
“I love nothing more than exploring the world and sharing my experiences with my family”

Wanderlust And Wet Wipes

An honest and detailed account of travelling with two small kids. As Emma says “I want to empower you and your family to take holidays that you might think are beyond your reach now that you have kids, because until recently that was me”

The Wheelers On The Bus

A family of four from Bristol, UK, who have sold up and set off to travel around the world.
If you’re heading off on a big trip then this blog is a must read. Honestly written it addresses both the practical and emotional side of travelling long-term as a family.

FamJam Travels

A Canadian family who live in Hong Kong and take every opportunity to travel.
Little Audrey has already taken sixty flights and visited twenty countries.

Northern Aussie Mum

A family of four (plus their dog) who are driving around Australia long-term. “We are looking for the best family and pet friendly locations around the country and sharing our favourite accommodation, attractions, restaurants and stories.”

Our Massive Family Adventure

Vlog – Follow the adventures of a South African family who are travelling the globe with their little boy. South America, USA, Europe and Russia are on the itinerary.


If you’ve ever fancied heading off around Europe in a caravan then read on. Laura, her husband and their young baby spent 3 months exploring Spain, France, Corsica and Sardinia. (Corsica and Sardinia to be updated).

5 Lost Together

“Mom of three and mom to this blog, I live to travel. I have been to over fifty countries and believe firmly in the power of travelling with kids. I blog about our life as expats in Australia, our travel long and short and hope to inspire you to travel with your kids”.

An Austin Adventure

A family of six who sold their New Zealand home and all of their possessions to swap ‘things’ for making lasting memories.
Their family travel blog documents their huge adventure backpacking around the world.

Guide My Tribe

A family travel blog dedicated to giving other families the guidance and inspiration to travel independently with their kids.
Check out their adventures in Iceland, China and South Africa and read about their trips from a kid’s perspective.

Our Lively Tribe

A family of five who sold EVERYTHING to road trip around the USA. Lovers of camping, exploring the outdoors and creating.
Follow their he adventure and enjoy the beautiful photography here.

Tazz Discoveries

In 2016 Tami and her family sold their Cape Town home, swapped formal schooling for home schooling and set off on a road trip around South Africa.
If South Africa is on your bucket list then read on and get the inside track on where to go and what to see with kids.

The Backpacking Mama

Deenaz is currently based in India and a backpacking travel fanatic.
They have already travelled to nine countries with their baby and have lots of tips to share, including ’10 essentials to carry when backpacking with a baby’

Kids And Compass

“Family travel in the UK and beyond”
If the UK is on your big trip itinerary then Emily’s blog will give you the top family friendly highlights to get the most out of your visit. Quaint villages, historic cities and beautiful beaches…

The Family Voyage

Based in LA, Melissa and her family love to travel and plan mini adventures during their vacations. They keep detailed accounts of their trips to make it easy for other families to follow in their path. If you’re including Ireland in your trip then read on.

Daddy Blogger

An established blogger, Ricky writes about parenting from a dad’s perspective, with an emphasis on travel.
Ricky and his family are on a one year round-the-world trip visiting Asia, the Middle East, Africa, South America and Central America.

Wander Mum

Based in London, Elizabeth is an established travel blogger with a loyal following.
The blog includes lots of great travel tips, packing recommendations and hotel reviews to help you plan your family vacations.

Travelynn Family

A UK family who love to travel and believe that having children shouldn’t change that.
The family have recently moved to Bangalore, India, where another big adventure begins.

Mini Me Wanderlust

“Just a mum trying to teach her son about love, kindness, generosity and tolerance by showing him the wonderful diversity of the world”
Lots of travel tips and advice including ‘how to travel anywhere on a budget’.

Passports And Prams

Following the adventures of Husnara and her family as they travel the world with their little girl, volunteering when they can.
“We want to show Ava the diversity of life and living and install in her a nature of giving and thinking of others.”

Around The World Blog

An honest and humorous blog sharing the highs and lows of travelling around the world as a family.
Countries visited include Serbia, Bosnia, Poland, Japan, Indonesia, S.Africa plus many more.

World Wide With Kids

Liz, Gavin, Francis and Evie are a British family of four who left the UK in March 2015 to embark on a journey of full time travel around the world.
This informative blog shares tips of how you can travel long-term as a family whilst earning money to fund your travels.

The Voyaging 4

A family of four documenting their travels around the world with their toddler and baby.
The blog focuses on their current base, Hawaii, and shares tips and itineraries for exploring the island of Oahu.

MumPack Travel

“I’ve always thought that in 10 years time my daughter Emmie wouldn’t thank me for installing a brand new kitchen in our home, but she would thank me for filling her early years with amazing experiences, learnings and sights and sounds from around the world”
Read about their adventures here.

Where Next Daddy?

Rucksacks and nappies around the world.
An inspiring family travel blog that documents a British family’s sixteen month backpacking adventure with their daughter Betty. Warning…stunning photography. You’ll be wanting to book flight tickets!


Imagine setting off on a round-the-world adventure with four kids in tow. This family are doing just that. Get ready to be inspired.

Chasing The Rainbow

A conventional family living an extraordinary life as they discover the magic of their home country of South Africa and explore the world together.
An inspiring blog that demonstrates the benefits of living life to the full with an adventurous spirit.

Parenthood And Passports

Melissa’s daughter Avery was born in February 2015 and has been collecting passport stamps ever since.
This informative blog offers tips and advice for parents who are keen to travel with their pint size passengers.


Tales of an expat family living in Ecuador and their subsequent adventures driving around South America.
This blog is beautifully written and gives a great insight in to local culture.

Journey Of A Nomadic Family

The Pamley-Lidell family of five love to travel. “We are are a plant-based family of mini-adventurers who love to stay active and see the globe on a budget.”
In 2017 the daily hit the road again to spend one month at a time in a different country.

Journeys With Kaia

“A blog chronicling a middle aged traveler’s quest for order on planet parenthood”
Climbing Macchu Picchu, house sitting in Paraguay and exploring Columbia are just a few of Jimmy’s inspiring family adventures.

Tea And Sun Travel

A family of four embarking on a mission to find the best tea (& occasionally coffee) across the World.

Our Tribe Travels

In 2011, when our son was 11 months old, we left the UK to backpack around SE Asia with the objective of finding a country we wanted to settle in for a better work / life balance. The travel diary documents our experiences as we discovered the challenges of travelling with a young baby.Our

World Of Travel With Kids

“We are a multicultural family from Peru, Nicaragua & Australia. We believe adventures can be global – and local – and are one part of our sustainable lifestyle, and raising children who are global eco-citizens”.