Planes, Trains, & Kids Abroad Travel Podcast

Erika Bud, Big World Publishing, LLC

Erika Bud, author of the Travel Rangers children's book series, created this travel podcast to inspire families to have overseas travel adventures and learn about cultures. From single parents to families of eight, listen as parents and children talk about what it was like to travel around the world on their international family vacations. Learn about countries, international travel tips, best international trips for families, affordable international vacations, how travel abroad facilitates quality family time, and so much more. Laugh with us, dream with us, and be inspired by us to travel with your kids abroad. read less
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Episodes

Single Mom Living in Different Countries with her Daughter
Mar 6 2023
Single Mom Living in Different Countries with her Daughter
Meet Lidia Aguirre, a single mom from Texas who was terrified to travel out of the country with her daughter. Hear how she overcame her fears to live in Mexico and Korea, how she approached her daughter’s father about her idea, great tips about living abroad, and so much more! This episode inspired the host to move to Barcelona with her son and I hope it inspires you to follow your dreams as well. You can hear more from Lidia at: www.youtube.com/c/lidiaexplores or find her on Instagram @lidia.exploresAlso, make sure to check out, Worldschoolers: Innovative Parents Turning Countries into Classrooms, for a great resource for parents looking to make the transition to worldschooling. It's available on Amazon. Lidia wrote chapter 17 and shared her story about how she learned to listen to herself and stop worrying about what others wanted her to do with her life. Be sure to check out the host's award-winning picture book, Travel Rangers: Mission to Australia, at: https://bigworldpub.com/ Kids will have fun learning about Australia and they'll be in awe as augmented reality technology brings the book to life with digital pop-ups of both 3D creations and real-life video footage. Don't miss this adventure!Sign up to be a podcast guest at: https://bigworldpub.com/travel-podcast-guest/ To get updates on upcoming podcasts, share stories, pictures, or tips, or ask questions related to family travel abroad, follow us on Facebook at: https://www.facebook.com/planestrainskidsabroadtravelpodcast/
A Family Gap Year to Escape the Hamster Wheel of Life
Nov 11 2022
A Family Gap Year to Escape the Hamster Wheel of Life
Have you ever felt as if you weren’t connecting with your kids or spouse and your life was becoming increasingly transactional? This is exactly how Sheila felt, but the amazing part is that she did something about it. From life in Chicago to a year in Brazil, listen as Sheila talks about the circumstances that led her family to take a gap year, how it changed her family, and life in Brazil. For further inspiration, Sheila talks about her book, Family Gap Year, where she speaks about her experience and shares what happens when you stop listening to society and start listening to your soul. Don’t forget to check out Sheila’s inspiring book at www.familygapyearbrazil.com and make sure to use the coupon code: KIDSABROAD  for a generous $5 off discount. Act now as this discount is only available through Nov 18, 2022.Be sure to check out the host's award-winning picture book, Travel Rangers: Mission to Australia, at: https://bigworldpub.com/ Kids will have fun learning about Australia and they'll be in awe as augmented reality technology brings the book to life. The digital pop-up of both 3D creations and real-life video footage helps readers to fully experience what they are learning about in the book. Don't miss this adventure!Sign up to be a podcast guest at: https://bigworldpub.com/travel-podcast-guest/ To get updates on upcoming podcasts, share stories, pictures, or tips, or ask questions related to family travel abroad, follow us on Facebook at: https://www.facebook.com/planestrainskidsabroadtravelpodcast/