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About Jessie Voigts, Travel Mamas Guest Blogger

Jessie Voigts is a mom who loves sharing the world with her daughter. She has a PhD in International Education, and is constantly looking for ways to increase intercultural understanding, especially with kids (it’s never too young to start!). She has lived and worked in Japan and London, and traveled around the world. Jessie is the publisher of Wandering Educators, a travel library for people curious about the world. She founded the Family Travel Bloggers Association, and the Youth Travel Blogging Mentorship Program. She’s published two books about travel and intercultural learning, with a third on the way. You can usually find her family by water – anywhere in the world.

Things Children Learn Through Travel

Although many parents, especially those with very young children, think of travel as something to get through with as little hassle as possible, travel provides a valuable learning opportunity. We all know that visiting far-flung places is a way to expand your mind (playing in the Luxembourg Gardens in Paris, snorkeling off the beaches in Hawaii, […]