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3-Month Round the World Family Trip

Round World TravelIt’s finally a reality, a homeschoolers dream come true! Although I don’t really love to travel — I love my dream home! — there is nothing more educational than taking your children to see the world. No book, no unit study, no internet site beats hands-on education.

After much consideration, we finally dove in and booked a three-month, round-the-world trip for all eight of us. And we did it without breaking the bank! Here’s how we did it.

  1. Inherited a bunch of money from a long-lost relative.
  2. Called a travel agent and said, “The sky’s the limit!”

We’re so excited to go. Join us!

Happy April 1st.

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  • Nanny2 April 1, 2011, 9:07 pm

    I’m going with you for sure. I’m taking my siblings and their families. My treat!

  • SueBee April 2, 2011, 9:07 am

    We signed up, too! Thanks for the heads up! 😀

  • Margie April 2, 2011, 10:06 am

    Wow. I’m slow today. Really slow. hahaha

  • Riley Harrison April 2, 2011, 1:51 pm

    Well you got me, but now I’m on alert and my kids won’t be able to fool me.
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  • Anna April 3, 2011, 8:41 am

    You caught me! Great joke! My congratulations with April Fool’s day! I wish it would come true.

  • Alison Moore Smith April 4, 2011, 9:08 am

    We’re back! It was amazing. heh heh
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  • Andy Bailey April 6, 2011, 4:56 am

    wow, lucky you! you’re right, letting your kids see the world will be a fantastic eye opener for them and will surely benefit them when they come back and see the different ways their own culture sees things. I hope you have a great time!

  • Alison Moore Smith April 6, 2011, 10:30 am

    Andy, you need to focus on that very last line. The one in bold print. 🙂

  • Andy Bailey April 7, 2011, 12:01 pm

    oh wow, that is the first time I have been caught on an April fools for over 20 years. well done you, I’m even blushing!

  • Alison Moore Smith April 7, 2011, 12:23 pm

    Heh heh. 😀
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  • Koi April 8, 2011, 11:13 am

    I was going to say, “TAKE ME!!” Then I saw your last sentence. That was a good one and looks like you tricked a couple readers 🙂 So if this was reality, where would you want to go? I would love to go to Figi or somewhere exotic like that.

  • Anna May 22, 2011, 5:50 am

    Aw, how disappointing I was looking forward to reading your story from the headline on the home page.

    But you didn’t fool me because it is May 22nd! 🙂

    This would be a wonderful way to teach children though, great idea.

  • Mark November 14, 2011, 3:27 am

    Hi Alison, you’re blessed to experience something like this. Hope you enjoyed it!

  • Alison Moore Smith November 14, 2011, 12:04 pm

    Thanks, Mark. I suggest you read posts before commenting. In my experience it works better that way. 😉

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