Welcome to Flashpacker Family Travel Blog

Welcome to our family travel blog!

Flashpacker Family are a family of four travelling the world, running an online business and squeezing the most out of life that we can! We love to travel with our kids. We’re here to show you it’s achievable, fun and rewarding to take your family on amazing adventures around the globe. We also want to show you how to make your travel smarter. We use lots of tricks to make our travel cheaper, better and more enjoyable and we’ll share those tips with you. 

You can get to know a bit more about us here.

travel with kids

Family travel is what we do!

Travel with kids doesn’t need to be hard or scary! Start here if you want to learn more about how to travel with kids.

Smart Travel

Travel smarter!

Travel doesn’t have to be expensive or difficult. Check out all my posts with travel planning tips and tricks here.


Where are you going?

Need some inspiration on where to go next or help with a specific destination? Read our destination guides here.


Pack Like a Pro!

Use our packing lists and amazing travel gear ideas for what to pack on your next trip. Start packing like a pro here!

Where are we now?

We are currently based in Christchurch, New Zealand. Our next trip is to North America. We’ll be spending Christmas in Las Vegas and New Year’s Eve in New York. Next we board an 18 day cruise and sail from New York to Los Angeles via the Panama Canal. After a few days enjoying the theme parks in LA we head home.

See where we’ve been and where we’re heading next! Follow our journey here.

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