Planning our trip to St. Louis!

Now, bear in mind we used to live in St. Louis for a year and a half, so this is a slightly different vacation for us… Travel options: Since it’s 4 1/2 hours away driving vs. 2 hours prior a 1 hour flight, we opted to drive to St. Louis and planning to leave rightContinue reading “Planning our trip to St. Louis!”

What goes into planning your family vacation?

What do you need to take into consideration when you plan? Now that you have decided where you will vacay, now you need to plan for the trip! Here are some things you would need to consider when you plan. Travel options: Do you want to travel by air? By water? By land? By rail?Continue reading “What goes into planning your family vacation?”

What happens next after knowing your travel type?

Now that you know your travel type, you can start planning! What does it entail to plan vacation? If you are a planner, this is totally in your wheel house! Plan it like you plan your wedding, but make sure you remember to plan it for your young children as well, not just for you.Continue reading “What happens next after knowing your travel type?”

Family Vacation Resources

Looking for resources to help decide on if you should vacay with your young children, where you should vacay with them, or even what to do when you are on vacay with them? Check out these awesome sites: Vacation Idea Family Vacation Critic Islands Good Housekeeping Trip Savvy Stuffed Suitcase Trivago Magazine The Discoverer WorkingContinue reading “Family Vacation Resources”

I’m a planner, he’s a cultural explorer… and our kids are…

anything we want them to be! (since they don’t know yet :P) Just to give you all some context about us. Me: I am a Senior User Experience Researcher at Allstate. I do research to help make better insurance experiences for people. A part of my job, is to conduct secondary research, which is: CollectContinue reading “I’m a planner, he’s a cultural explorer… and our kids are…”

Do you know what kind of traveler you are?

How do you vacay? Reflecting back to your past vacations… What/Who triggered the vacation? And why do you need to go on vacation? Who did you go with? When did you start planning the vacation? What did you do on your vacations? Where did you go? How did you decide, plan and execute on yourContinue reading “Do you know what kind of traveler you are?”

How WE decided to go on our last vacation in June

We were looking for something to do to celebrate my birthday this year, and started doing research on what would be a suitable thing to do with a almost 4 year old and a 11 month old baby. We wanted to spend quality time together as a family, and we wanted to do something thatContinue reading “How WE decided to go on our last vacation in June”

Welcome to our young family vacation blog!

Travel, in the younger sort, is a part of education; in the elder, a part of the experience.” — Francis Bacon The thought of traveling with young kids is stressful! And it can be! In an effort to encourage more families with young children to go on vacation, we have decided to start this blog:)Continue reading “Welcome to our young family vacation blog!”

Hello families with young children!

We are the Yong-Kulasic clan 🙂 A family with two young children that (parents) loves to travel! Anel (the hubs) is from Croatia, and grew up in Germany. And me (Jus) is born and bred Malaysian, and did her undergrad in Australia. Both of us grew up traveling a lot and are the beneficiaries ofContinue reading “Hello families with young children!”