TravellingDad Blog

Philip Nurick is a dad of 3 kids who loves traveling, and believes showing the world to his kids is fun and rewarding ! Philip is cofounder of Quivertree Family Expeditions, a company specializing in custom designed family travel to exciting destinations.

Latest Blog Posts:

Some of our favorite menu items on our travels…

April 1, 2013 at 8:55 pm

English signs abroad that we’ve loved…

March 26, 2013 at 12:13 am

Quivertree’s Top 9 (yes 9!) Family Destinations for 2013

November 21, 2012 at 2:07 am

Cuba with Kids – a few tips

August 14, 2012 at 12:55 am

Cuba!

August 8, 2012 at 8:27 pm

Marrakech

May 10, 2012 at 11:57 pm

Jordan April 2012

May 10, 2012 at 7:42 pm

Quito, Ecuador July 2011

October 7, 2011 at 7:19 pm

San Diego

September 1, 2011 at 7:49 pm

Outer Banks, North Carolina

September 1, 2011 at 7:48 pm

The logistics of climbing Huayna Picchu at Machu Picchu

July 19, 2011 at 8:46 pm

Bizarre, unusual, fantastic family travel experiences #3 Volcan Pacaya, Guatemala

February 9, 2011 at 7:48 pm

Bizarre, unusual family travel experiences #2 Zorbing, New Zealand

February 8, 2011 at 8:28 pm

Bizarre, unusual, fantastic family travel experiences. #1 Volcan Totumo, Colombia

February 7, 2011 at 9:27 pm

Travel ideas for families with older kids: Part I Language Schools abroad

February 3, 2011 at 7:20 pm

South Africa World Cup June July 2010- the Final

January 3, 2011 at 8:09 pm

South Africa World Cup trip June July 2010

November 24, 2010 at 10:19 pm

My favorite beaches, Part I

November 17, 2010 at 6:44 pm

The great ‘where do we go on our next vacation’ family debate

November 8, 2010 at 7:57 pm

South Africa World Cup June July 2010 Part 3

November 1, 2010 at 6:25 pm

South Africa World Cup June July 2010 Part 2

October 18, 2010 at 6:10 pm

Food and the travelling family

September 23, 2010 at 8:24 pm

South Africa World Cup June – July 2010 Part 1

September 20, 2010 at 5:09 pm

Mozambique July 2010

August 9, 2010 at 12:12 am

My rant about Tripadvisor’s Travel awards 2010

June 7, 2010 at 9:32 pm

(Summer) Vacation Planning

June 4, 2010 at 9:16 pm

Benjy’s trip to Jordan

May 12, 2010 at 11:13 pm

London 2009 – multigenerational, FA Cup Final soccer trip

April 12, 2010 at 6:24 pm

Pitfalls of (family ) travel – and how best to avoid most of them

April 9, 2010 at 5:01 pm

My top 5 family travel destinations

March 22, 2010 at 9:10 pm

Tips for traveling with kids – Part 2

March 9, 2010 at 10:03 pm

My favorite family travel experiences – Part 2

February 22, 2010 at 8:58 pm

My favorite family travel experiences – Part I

February 13, 2010 at 2:28 am

Tips for traveling with kids – from our experiences

February 9, 2010 at 11:54 pm

Vietnam – by our 14 year old

January 20, 2010 at 9:09 pm

Kangaroo Island, Australia – by our 12 year old son

January 8, 2010 at 5:17 pm

Thailand – our interesting, sometimes exciting, sometimes strange trek experience – my daughter’s report

December 17, 2009 at 5:22 am

New Zealand 2008 highlights by my 12 year old

December 11, 2009 at 12:37 am

Portugal, summer 2007, Sintra

November 30, 2009 at 8:41 pm

Cambodian reflections by a 14 year old

November 30, 2009 at 5:56 pm

Ankgor Wat – by a 12 year old

November 30, 2009 at 5:55 pm

Elephant Nature Park, Thailand, December 2007 – a 14 year old’s perspective

November 30, 2009 at 5:55 pm

Portugal 2007, Tomar, Obidos, and final days

November 30, 2009 at 5:54 pm

Portugal 2007, Alentejo

November 26, 2009 at 6:58 pm

Portugal 2007, Sierra de Estrella and beyond

November 23, 2009 at 4:25 pm

Portugal : Lisbon to Coimbra to Sierra de Estrela

November 19, 2009 at 6:22 pm

Portugal, summer 2007, Day 1 – Lisbon

November 16, 2009 at 5:33 pm

Guatemala 2008, Tikal-Flores

November 11, 2009 at 5:58 pm

Guatemala 2008 : Detour to Roatan, Honduras

November 9, 2009 at 5:55 pm

Antigua – Volcan Pacaya

November 6, 2009 at 5:02 pm

Guatemala 2008, Antigua, first few days

November 4, 2009 at 5:16 pm

Guatemala, 2008, Chichicastenango to Antigua

November 2, 2009 at 8:02 pm

Guatemala, July 2008, Part 1, Panajanchel

October 30, 2009 at 3:14 pm

Colombian reflections (especially with kids)

October 28, 2009 at 7:06 pm

Colombia, July 2009, final days

October 26, 2009 at 3:26 pm

Colombia July 2009, Cartagena part 2

October 23, 2009 at 3:47 pm

Cartagena, Part 1

October 21, 2009 at 4:01 pm

Colombia July 2009, San Andres to Cartagena

October 19, 2009 at 4:34 am

Colombia, July 2009, San Andres island, part 2

October 15, 2009 at 8:50 pm

Colombia July 2009, days 4 and 5, San Andres

October 13, 2009 at 7:45 pm

Chinglish

October 13, 2009 at 4:15 am

Colombia day 3, Golden Bogota

October 12, 2009 at 7:14 pm

Iceland reflections, especially if traveling with children

October 12, 2009 at 5:34 pm

A fond bae and takk fyrir to Iceland – saying farewell

October 12, 2009 at 4:59 pm

Colombia, July 2009, day 2 : Bogota/Zipaquira

October 8, 2009 at 7:25 pm

Iceland, day 10

October 7, 2009 at 8:26 pm

Bogota, Colombia July 2009, day 1

October 7, 2009 at 2:51 am

Iceland, day 9

October 5, 2009 at 10:35 pm

Hong Kong, November 2007

October 5, 2009 at 4:48 pm

Iceland day 8

September 30, 2009 at 1:26 am

Sparkling Myvatn on Planet Iceland

September 24, 2009 at 7:48 pm

Iceland August 2009, days 2 and 3

September 22, 2009 at 10:02 pm

Iceland august 2009, days 4 and 5

September 22, 2009 at 7:14 pm

Iceland August 2009, day 1

September 19, 2009 at 11:42 pm

Colombia July 2009

September 17, 2009 at 6:17 pm