In a sea of several travel blogs, we hope ours floats to the top and helps you plan an enjoyable adventure.

Who says you have to be in your early 20's and without kids to explore the world? We are happy to prove them wrong.

A traveling family exploring one tack at a time.

Thumbtacks
“The world is a book, and those who do not travel read only one page.” – Saint Augustine

October 30, 2017

The Hedrick family had a blast on the Southern California coast. We visited a lot of cool and interesting locations. While some places were geared toward the adults, we could not forget about Jai and his interests. If you are traveling to the area, we put a list togeth...

August 6, 2017

We recently moved to Manassas, VA for our last month in the United States before our world tour begins. We decided to take a day trip to nearby Washington D.C. to check out the Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History. Jai loves animals and dinosaurs, so this see...

May 29, 2017

While we were on a trip to New Orleans in December 2016, we stopped by the famous Cafe Du Monde for a cup of hot chocolate and a few beignets.

May 21, 2017

He definitely is a regular at our neighborhood library, and it was no surprise to the librarians when we all showed up dressed in Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtle costumes to film this short video.

April 30, 2017

I want everyone to experience his joy and thrills of being in an entirely new place. We hope to capture Jai’s perspective of walking through busy markets, playing at a park with other children who speak a different language, and trying new food that he may be uncomfort...

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Jai is the fearless four year old explorer. Elijah is searching the cosmos for answers. Rian is finding inspiration in everyday objects. All three make up the Hedrick family.

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