Fall is here and we are in the midst of planning for the 2017-2018 school year. It's been almost five years since we started Awesome Odysseys and The Family Odyssey. We have taken groups to Europe and Central America. We have planned trips for families to Africa, Ireland, Alaska, the National Parks, Italy, France, Switzerland,… Continue reading Come Join Us For Some Fun!
I had the luxury of going on a Multi-Generational trip every year with my grandparents, aunts, uncles and cousins. They lived in Cleveland and we lived in Chicago so it was our one chance a year to all be sure to get together. It is one of my favorite memories and we went everywhere from… Continue reading Planning a Large Multi-Generational Trip
Now that summer is here, it’s time to start thinking about planning winter and spring breaks, if you haven’t already. Accommodations during these holidays book up early, and plane tickets get expensive. One great family vacation idea comes to mind: Be like Indiana Jones and adventure through the jungles, explore ruins and spot wildlife. I… Continue reading A Great Adventure
One feature that families love about Europe is the aged, and often timeworn, architecture. Cities like Rome and Athens have structures that are thousands of years old, which is pretty mind-blowing when you're from a country where most buildings were built within the last century. But why limit your ancient ruins to Europe? Let's not… Continue reading Best of Belize
Peru - Amazon & Machu Picchu Of all the South American countries that span the Andes, Peru might just be the most unique and varied. From the bustling urban sprawl of Lima to the lush canopy of the Amazon and the Incan ruins that dot the country, Peru has something for just about everyone. The… Continue reading Amazing Peru