Taking the Kids to Madurodam Park

    Maduorodam’s  History The Netherlands is a beautiful country that, despite its size, holds many wonders and activities for all ages to enjoy. From the traditional tulip fields to Turkish shawarma, The Netherlands is a lovely mixture of classic and modern.If you decide to visit The Netherlands with your family, one place, you must… Read More

Eight Steps to Help Bounce Back from Vacation

Ever wondered how you reduce the stress and chaos that ensues your family’s return from vacation? The trick lies in assessing what you and your family will need and preparing ahead of time. Combating fatigue Plan nothing for the first day after you return and keep your appointment schedule light for the following week to… Read More

The boy who had to be taught to eat

As  I sat down to put the final touches on this post, I realized this interview was not like any other on Autistic Globetrotting. The reason is that over the years, we’ve interviewed many families with medical issues but have never showcased a family that had to travel because of them. Furthermore, what struck me… Read More

Family Stay at the Marriott Vienna

  The J W Marriott Vienna, a five-star establishment, is part of the Marriott chain and can be found at Parking 12A in Vienna, Austria. The hotel contains approximately 323 rooms and is easily accessible via trolley or subway. Its location makes it ideal for families and travelers that wish to be near music venues… Read More

Preventing Skin Allergies On Vacation

Travel is usually associated with good times, and beautiful memories can also trigger unexpected skin reactions in many autistic and other special needs vacationers. In theory almost anything can trigger a response; anywhere from your hotel soap, using the public laundromat to excessive sweating and walking in hot temperatures. That, in turn, can lead to complaining, whining, refusal… Read More

Rita’s Cantina aboard Allure of the Seas

Location Rita’s Cantina is a Mexican themed restaurant aboard Royal Caribbean‘s Allure of the Seas cruise ship. It is located on the ship’s BoardWalk.The deck which is on the ship’s sixth deck aims to replicate a Coney Island boardwalk and boasts a handcrafted carousel, several food venues including a hot dog stand, ice cream place, and… Read More

Reliving Childhood Memories in Jaffa,Israel

Ever thought of taking your kids to a place you’ve  lived in to revisit it through their eyes? I did that on our recent trip to the ancient city of Jaffa with my two teen sons.Over the course of a rainy afternoon, we ended up having fun and even learned a few pointers along the way. Set the Mood… Read More

Budget Travel-Flying Air Berlin

We decided to give Air Berlin a try for two reasons: cheap pricing, and the fact they had the only direct flights from Tegel Airport to Berlin, Germany to the Ben Gurion airport in Tel Aviv, Israel. The direct  flight route was of particular importance to me, as this was the first time when I was… Read More

9 Life Skills Your Child Can Learn from Souvenir Shopping

  Once you experience the world with a child with autism, you realize that there are many daily routines that we take for granted, and we don’t consider how many skills are involved. For children with autism, it can be difficult to learn and generalize certain skills, so every routine can potentially become a learning… Read More

Autism Accommodation Suggestions for the Travel Industry

Anyone who knows me and has spent any time on my website would agree that I advocate traveling with special needs family members. In fact, I wholeheartedly promote it as a great idea. Through trial and error, I have navigated the travel industry and learned many valuable things over the years that have made going… Read More

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