Grandma Poppins Bag: big list of suggestions for traveling with kids

We are grandparents to six children and love taking them on trips or excursions. Sometimes it's just for fun, and sometimes it's an opportunity to share our values and interests with the kids. Whatever the reason, we've learned some tricks for making the journey enjoyable for all. Planning ahead to ensure health and safety, and … Continue reading Grandma Poppins Bag: big list of suggestions for traveling with kids

Best binoculars for travel (and home!)

I'm a birder and a nature enthusiast and always travel with binoculars. Unfortunately I also enjoy photography and dislike checking luggage. So I'm left with the dilemma of what to bring - gear or clothing? Well I did the research and found the best binoculars for travelling - lightweight binoculars that combine great optics in … Continue reading Best binoculars for travel (and home!)

The Challenge of Packing for Safari in a Carry-On

This post includes affiliate links. We may get paid if you buy something or take an action after clicking on one of these links. We have not received any products for review. We suggest items we have enjoyed and hope you will too. DISCLOSURE Five years ago we traveled on what we expected to be … Continue reading The Challenge of Packing for Safari in a Carry-On

Practical Guide to Cameras, Gear and Gadgets for an African Safari

This post includes affiliate links. We may get paid if you buy something or take an action after clicking on one of these. We have not received any products for review. We suggest items we have enjoyed and hope you will too.  DISCLOSURE An African safari adventure presents the ultimate packing challenge. This bucket list … Continue reading Practical Guide to Cameras, Gear and Gadgets for an African Safari

Egypt and Jordan: What to Pack

Traveling to Egypt or Jordan is a dream for many. Seeing the pyramids - the only Wonder of the Ancient World still standing. Cruising the Nile. Exploring the incredible, multicultural city of Cairo. There's so much culture and history to absorb! Then, if you're really lucky, you visit Kingdom of Jordan where you walk in … Continue reading Egypt and Jordan: What to Pack

Women over 50: Decisive Guide to Building a Capsule Travel Wardrobe

Social media is filled with travel photos of gorgeous young women in flowing gowns that coordinate with the scenery. We long to look like these women, but the reality of travel, for us ..um... more mature women, is not as glamorous as these images portray. Travel involves a lot of walking... and dust... and sun. … Continue reading Women over 50: Decisive Guide to Building a Capsule Travel Wardrobe

How to Survive Long Flights in Economy

Traveling Tulls has not received any products for review. We suggest items we have enjoyed and hope you will too. This post includes product links. Some links may be affiliate links. We may get paid if you buy something or take an action after clicking one of these. A long haul flight is at once … Continue reading How to Survive Long Flights in Economy