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Take your kids everywhere (seriously!)

Eric Stoen is just your typical dad–who happens to have traveled to all seven continents with his kids. Tune in and learn how you can do the same.



Eric Stoen – Travel writer and founder of Travel Babbo

Eric Stoen is a travel writer and photographer based in California. He’s lived in Italy, Norway, Germany and the US and traveled to 90+ countries on 7 continents. Eric is passionate about the benefits of family travel and lets each of his three kids (9, 11 and 13) choose any destination in the world every year for a one-on-one trip with him. They also travel as a family during school breaks. His kids have been to over 50 countries.

Eric is an accomplished photographer, winning Conde Nast Traveler’s Photo of the Year award. He’s an ambassador for Travelocity and AFAR Magazine. His writing and photography have been featured by Conde Nast Traveler, Yahoo Travel, Lonely Planet, and Outdoor Families Magazine. He is a two-time NATJA gold award winner for family travel writing, and in 2017 Forbes named him the World’s #4 Most Influential Traveler.


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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!)