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How The Dutch Spend Time With Their Families To Create Happy Kids
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Podcast Show Notes: Dutch Secrets To Raising Happy Kids

Welcome to the podcast show notes and transcript for Episode 11: Dutch Secrets To Raising Happy Kids. In this episode Rachel Heller and I speak with Rina Mae Acosta (writer at Finding Dutchland and co-author of The Happiest Kids In The World). The Dutch system works to stress the importance of family bonding as a whole

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The Liberation Route Europe of the Allies in WW2
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Podcast Show Notes: The Liberation Route Europe of the Allies in WW2

Welcome to the podcast show notes and transcript for Episode 10: The Liberation Route Europe of the Allies in WW2. In this episode Rachel Heller and I speak with Jeroen van Wieringen, who is with Liberation Route Europe. This foundation promotes greater knowledge of the route the Allied troops took to take back Europe from

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Roadtrips Retracing The Laura Ingalls Wilder Books
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Podcast Show Notes: Road Trips Retracing The Laura Ingalls Wilder Books

Welcome to the podcast show notes and transcript for Episode 9: Road Trips Retracing The Laura Ingalls Wilder Books. In this episode Rachel Heller and I speak with travel blogger, Debra Thompson, who writes at Just Short of Crazy. A self-confessed Laura-looney, Deb and her friend have done two 1 week roadtrips retracing the Laura

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How to choose a wild animal sanctuary when volunteering in Africa
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Podcast Show Notes: Choosing a Wild Animal Sanctuary When You Volunteer in Africa

Welcome to the podcast show notes and transcript for Episode 8: Choosing A Wild Animal Sanctuary When You Volunteer in Africa. In this episode Rachel Heller and I speak with travel blogger, Maria Hart, who writes at Travelling With Hart about responsible tourism. Maria tells us of her experience volunteering at N/a’ankuse, a wildlife rescue centre in

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All You Need To Know About Cargo Ship Travel
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Podcast Show Notes: All You Need To Know About Cargo Ship Travel

Welcome to the podcast show notes and transcript for Episode 7: All You Need To Know About Cargo Ship Travel. In this episode Rachel Heller and I speak with travel blogger and travel guide book author, Rebecca Hall, who writes at Life Beyond Borders Blog. She has spent many years living in Greece and written

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Podcast Show Notes: Travel Tips From 27+ Trips To France
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Podcast Show Notes: Travel Tips From 27+ Trips To France

Welcome to the podcast show notes and transcript for Episode 6: Travel Tips from 27+ Trips To France. In this episode Rachel Heller and I speak with Francophile travel blogger, Janice Chung, who writes an everything-related-to-France Travel Blog at France Travel Tips. Janice loves France so much that she has made 27+ trips to France (with

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Podcast Show Notes: Putting The Boom in Baby Boomer Travel
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Podcast Show Notes: Putting The Boom in Baby Boomer Travel

Welcome to the podcast show notes and transcript for Episode 5: Putting the Boom in Baby Boomer Travel. In this episode Rachel Heller and I speak with food, travel and video blogger, Vicki Winters, who has an enthusiasm for life that is infectious. She shares with us her plans to bring social media to the

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Why visit Tajikistan?
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Podcast Show Notes: Why Visit Tajikistan (A Lesser Known ‘Stan)?

Welcome to the podcast show notes and transcript for Episode 4: Why Visit Tajikistan (A Lesser Known ’Stan)? In this episode Rachel Heller and I speak with journalist and travel writer, Ernest White II, who just completed updating a guide book on Tajikistan. Why visit Tajikistan? For that matter, where exactly is Tajikistan? What were

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The ultimate road trip is the Mongol Rally that runs from England to Russia
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Podcast Show Notes: The Mongol Rally or Bust

Welcome to the podcast show notes and transcript for Episode 3: The Mongol Rally or Bust. In this episode Rachel Heller and I speak with Alice Nettleingham who just completed the epic road trip, The Mongol Rally during the summer of 2016. The Mongol Rally is where you take your trusty beat up old car

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when location independent lifestyle means cyclones in the south pacific
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Podcast Show Notes: Adventures of a Location Independent Lifestyle

Welcome to the podcast show notes and transcript for Episode 2: Adventures of a Location Independent Lifestyle. This episode Rachel Heller and I speak with Betsy Wuebker, one part of the travelling duo comprising of Passing Thru.  Betsy and her husband champion an intrepid location independent lifestyle where they travel the world with no fixed

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