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4 black poster frames are filled with illustrated maps. One of Egypt in brown tones, one of the Yucatan Peninsula in blue tones, one of Iceland in green tones and a white and blue one of Cambodia. The hang on a pastel blue wall with a wooden cabinet underneath the wall art.

How To Buy & Print My Illustrated Maps

In this post I’ll show you how to order and print my illustrated maps, both custom and standard.

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Toddler sits partially on top of a huge atlas opened on a map of Iceland filled with pin stickers. He's also surrounded by Lonely Planet guidebooks of Iceland

How to Plan a Family Road Trip

Planning a family road trip can feel overwhelming. You need to think about so many things before you can hop on that plane. I wrote this step-by-step guide about planning a family trip to make the family travel planning process a lot easier.

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A mother and teenage son pose in front of the Pyramid of Djoser in the sun.

Ultimate Egypt with Kids Travel Guide

Get ready to embark on a memorable journey to Egypt with this Ultimate Egypt with Kids Travel Guide!

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A father and son are sitting close to one another on a dock overlooking lake Bacalar. Both are wearing a cap against the sun and are admiring the turquoise color tones of this Mexican lake.

Ultimate Mexico with Kids Travel Guide

Get ready to embark on a memorable journey to Mexico with this Ultimate Mexico with Kids Travel Guide!

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A mother and son are cruising the Mekong Delta in a row boat in Vietnam on a sunny day

Ultimate Vietnam with Kids Travel Guide

Get ready to embark on a memorable journey to Vietnam with this Ultimate Vietnam with Kids Travel Guide!

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Photo collage of 3 pictures taken in Cancun Playa Del Carmen and Tulum in Mexico

Where to stay in the Riviera Maya with kids: Cancun vs Playa Del Carmen vs Tulum

What is the ideal base for a family in the Riviera Maya? Is that Cancun, Playa Del Carmen or Tulum. Let’s find out!

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The Art of Balancing- Why I Travel Solo Once A Year - blog post

The Art of Balancing: Why I Travel Solo Once A Year

Every so often, I’d like to embark on a journey that’s mine. A solo trip.

It’s not about escaping family, but about personal growth and unwinding. So, once a year, I take off on a solo quest.

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13 things to do in Tulum with kids - blog post

13 Things to Do In Tulum with Kids

Everything that makes a trip to Mexico to special can be found in and around Tulum. The food is amazing, the beaches tropical, the Mayan ruins breathtaking and adventurous families will have no trouble finding thrilling things to do.

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A father and son sitting on top of their 4WD troopy campervan watching people riding on camels on Cable Beach in Broome Australia

21 Best Places to Visit In Australia with Kids

Australia is the ultimate playground for families who love to travel.

It’s impossible to compile the ultimate guide to Australia with kids. This post covers a selection of 21 best places to visit in Australia with kids!

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Products from The Adventure Book on a grey table. The original edition, Europe edition, wooden stamp set, printable stationery set and travel sticker set

The Adventure Book Review

The Adventure Book sells travel journals for you and your kids to document your travels. I’ve got some of their products and here’s my review.

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About me Sas Crossing Countries

Hi, I’m Saskia!

I travel the world with my family of 4 and write about our adventures.

Sas Crossing Countries is a family travel blog. It’s created to inspire other parents to travel the world with their kids. Gift your kids the world! It’s the most valuable present you can give them.

With all the experience I have as a traveling parent I’ve got lots of tools and tips for you. So on this site you’ll not only find family travel blog posts, you can also download FREE pocket guides, travel checklists and eBooks from my resources page.

All that I share can be used to plan your own ultimate family road trip!

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