Tag Archives: teenage traveler

Cultural Differences

It’s amazing, the number of things you take for granted. Maybe for you, it’s snow every winter and church every Sunday and brambles creeping onto your lawn. It’s something you talk about with your neighbors, and the stores all sell … Continue reading

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London

While we were in London we stayed with an Indian (Dots, not feathers) family They were super duper nice, with an eighteen year old son named Arjun and a twenty-one to twenty-two year old daughter named Gina, and all of … Continue reading

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Leaving You In The Lurch (Again. Sorry.)

So, it turns out, traveling is really, really stressful with four children and two adults without much money. I’ve told you about New York already, and I’ll start writing about Paris soon, but after staying in London for a week and … Continue reading

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Impressions of New York

I have never been in such a big city before. Los Angeles, yeah, but LA’s all titanium and glass and weird architecture, and there are spaces between the buildings that are big enough to walk between easily. New York… New … Continue reading

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5 Reasons To Rent A Furnished Apartment While Traveling: New York Edition.

1. The owner of said furnished apartment is generally happy to oblige you with transportation from your hotel to the apartment. Very rarely, the owner may have most of the cars available to her in use, which means that the … Continue reading

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Making It To New York: Transportation

The airplane was very exciting. We pulled up to LAX, checked our luggage, strapped our backpacks to our backs and the Spawn to Mom (to the accompaniment of much screaming, as you can imagine) and went through Security with a … Continue reading

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Travel Trouble

We’ve been super busy and internet-deprived over the last few days, so I haven’t had a chance to post. Fortunately, we are now in our New York furnished rental (equipped with WiFi, yay) and I can write and queue up … Continue reading

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