Four shuttles and a Boeing 747: NASA Shuttle Tour 2013 October 7th 2013 It all began in Fall 2012 at the Houston Air Show. We planned this trip in tandem with a lesson on aerodynamics and how planes work. Little did we know that it would determine our next year of domestic travel.
The surprise exhibition at the air show this year was the Boeing 747 used to ferry NASA's shuttles across the country - also known as Shuttle Carrier Aircraft (SCA) 905. After recentl ... read more
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We are a family of 5, traveling to see life outside of our own neighborhood. We plan to home school our kids and use travel to provide educational and fun field trips for our family (parents included). We enjoy traveling to places where we can see people living everyday lives and generally stay 'off the beaten path' as far as tourists go, but are always up for a popular Cheezburger dive or dessert find.
In this blog you'll find posts from Mom and Dad, and in the future, from our kids. We hope to share some of our experiences for better or worse and encourage other families to ... full info