Angkor Wat & Ancient Wonders for Families

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Explore the temples of Angkor Wat and other ancient wonders with your family in this episode of Family Travel Radio.

Today on Family Travel Radio, we’re traveling to one of the majestic ancient wonders of the world—the temples of Ankor Wat in Cambodia.

Andrea Ross from Wild Frontiers Travel is our guide as we not only explore the majestic temples—but also get to know the Cambodian people and learn about the transformational experiences that await you and your family when you visit.

Keeping with ancient wonders theme, we’ll also chat with Sarah Stocking from Lonely Planet Kids about an exciting new book that will both entertain and educate your kids about many of the ancient wonders of the world.

Guest #1: Andrea Ross – Director, Wild Frontiers USA


Pro tips

  • Set up a routine for your kids on long flights, but don’t be their “cruise director”.
  • “Start as you mean to go on!” (from Secrets of the Baby Whisperer)
  • Traveling to developing countries instills gratitude in your kids.
  • Book a smaller, boutique hotel in Cambodia.

Guest #2: Sarah Stocking – Destinations editor for Lonely Planet Kids


Pro tips

  • Do everything you can at home to excite your kids about travel
  • Talk to your kids about what they will experience.

About Your Host

Aaron Schlein is a family man, entrepreneur, and podcaster who knows first-hand about the transformational power of family travel.

When Aaron was a teenager, he began exploring the world with his grandmother, Shirley Schlein—to whom he is eternally grateful for igniting his passion for travel. Becoming a father inspired Aaron to pay forward his grandmother’s generosity and create media content to inspire parents to travel the world with their kids.

In the summer of 2018, Aaron partnered with the Family Travel Association to produce its official podcast, Family Travel Radio. Aaron lives in Sacramento, CA with his wife and two children (who are growing up too fast!)