Epic Education Radio: Family Travel Podcast for parents who like Nomadic Matt, Rick Steves, Tim Ferriss & John Lee Dumas
About This Show
All about family travel, slow travel, gap year travel and living abroad with kids. Epic Education Radio is interviews, stories and strategies for people who travel with kids— and for those who plan to. Tune in each week to hear inspired family travelers discuss specific destinations and describe how they handle issues like education, money, accommodation, parenting, technology and more. We talk about the gear, websites, apps and other resources we use, and answer questions from those who have yet to hit the road. If family travel or living abroad is important to you, then this podcast is designed to make your journey better, cheaper and more meaningful.
Most Recent Episode
EER137: Traveling Alone — Solo Female Travel for Mothers
We talk a lot about family travel, but what about solo travel female travel for mothers? Sure we've discussed single mothers travel, and other single-parent travel. But what I'm talking about today is solo female travel for mothers...on their own, and without their spouse or children coming along. How do you feel about that? We discuss it today, in this week's episode of Epic Education Radio. Traveling Alone — Solo Female Travel for Mothers Meet Lillie. By day, she's a 7th grade English teacher in Boston public schools. By night, she's a travel blogger. She loves traveling with her husband and kids. She also loves solo female travel and didn't want to give that up when she started a family. And why should she? In today's episode, we discuss the value of solo travel for women and mothers, and the obstacles many of them face. Timecodes: In this Episode 02:17 Intro 03:44 Why Solo Female Travel for Mothers? 05:51 Why Solo Travel for Women is Important 12:33 How to Travel Solo 16:15 Keeping Score & Google Docs 17:34 Solo Travel for Mothers Without Support 23:00 The Emotional Side: How to Deal with Unsupportive Family 26:48 How to Tall to the Kids About It 32:17 Gear 34:22 Resources Solo Female Travel Tips & More Lillie travels a lot with her family. Yet she also takes solo trips to places like Turkey, Dubai, and Bonaire (a favorite of another EER guest). Solo Travel as a Mother? When people hear about solo female travel advice, they usually think of young college kids on a gap year — long before starting a family. In contrast, Lillie is proposing