#iPhone / #iPad resources for travel and education #elearning #edtech

19 01 2013


These links might be handy if your educationg your kids whilsts travelling or at home.

What Students Can Actually DO With An iPad
50 Impressive iPad Apps to Fuel Lifelong Learners
5 iPhone Apps for Students With Disabilities
One iPad in the Classroom? – Top 10 Apps
How to Load Games Onto Your iPod: 7 steps
50 best free iPhone games on the planet
What to know before giving kids an iPod touch – Tips and Advice for Parents and Families
The Big Problem With iPads In The Classroom
The younger generation doesn’t do boredom – it must have an iPad or iPhone to hand
The iPad joins comics and the spinning top as a ruiner of childhood: more tales of total bollocks | intercourse with biscuits
iPad for Teaching & Learning
15 Reasons To Use Your Apple iPhone
5 Simple (But Hidden!) Tricks All The New iPhone/iPad Owners Should Know


19 01 2013

Find Job with SM

How to Use Social Media to Find a Job in 2012
How Companies Use Social Media to Recruit Candidates
5 minutes To Optimize Your Linkedin Profile:Feel’n Like A Needle in a Haystack:
5 Great IT jobs for artists
Entrepreneurship Begins With Demand
Career Planning


19 01 2013

Working When Travelling

Family Travel Blog for Nomadic World Travel with Kids: 5 Best Professions for Permanent Travel
Adapt your Profession so you can Work Anywhere | Life Remotely
Tips for the digital nomad: Staying in touch in Western Australia | NuNomad Location Independent Living, Lifestyle Design, Independent Travel
Can a Digital Nomad be a Ski Bum? | NuNomad Location Independent Living, Lifestyle Design, Independent Travel
How To Charge More As a Freelancer
Success Stories | Career change advice at Careershifters.org
Veteran Entrepreneurs | Under30CEO
Anywork Anywhere – Jobs & Resources For Work & Travel Worldwide


19 01 2013

Vehicle Conversions

Two Happy Kiwis
School Bus Converted Into a House (8 pics
Stealth pickup camper
Portal – Busfreaks Forum – motor home, self-development, engineering, electrical
WINDOW FITTING VW T4 T5 VAN CAMPER PRIVACY Southwest Vito Transit Vivaro Ford
Volkswagen T5 LWB Panel Van into a Campervan
Timeless Adventures: Dave Murphy: Building Rory (Updated Jan 2011)
140 Amp Heavy Duty Split Charging System, VW T4 T5 xtreme van – for all your xtremevan conversion needs
Various Fly Tortoise
Our House Bus | Glitter and Grit

Van Living Resources

19 01 2013
The Flying Tortoise
Stealth Van Dweller
Sharkey’s Bus Barn | MrSharkey.Com
Van Living
Living out of your Vehicle
Van living
Still Stoked Travel Pages, Van Life, Travel Tips and Stories

Mk1 and Mk2 TransitMk1 Ford TransitStill Stoked Lifestyle’s Guide To Van LifeTWO-STORY CAMPERPaint LawsonBedford Molly’s BlogBedford CFHacks Vehicle Mobile HomesJapanese mini vansJust a Car GuyHousetruck picshousetrucks homepageVanDweller pageAussie Bus ConversionSelf-build motorhomeDIY MotorhomesConvert a Van Into a CamperBuild Bed in your VanLining and InsulationMerc 307DDodge 50Traveller Vehicles – Trucks , Buses and Wagons :: Traveller Homes

Means of Travel

19 01 2013
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William Frost Layton in recreational vehicle on tract of land he later developed into Layton’s Cottage, Trailer, and Fishing Park: Riviera Beach, Florida (Photo credit: State Library and Archives of Florida)

Means of Travel

Not sure how to travel? Neither were we lol. Have a look at these lovely people travelling from everything from top of the range RV/Motorhome to just simply walking without a bean in their pocket.

UNDER A WANDERING STAR |Artist travels in a VW Camper
Man’s home a 14-foot canoe in Boston Harbor Man lives in Canoe!
Upcycled caravan – Recycle that old van into something special for travels!
Backpacking – Backpacker Tips, Great site for info
Why anyone can travel Pholosophy behind it
Traveling lifestyle blogger with no Wifi 
Adventure Photographer Trevor Clark –  Great van lifestyle plus photography
INDIA – Blast from the past van trip in the 70’s
Family overland adventure « In Campervan
Spain and Portugal 2011 In a campervan from the UK
motorhome and away Europe in a campervan
Planning My tour – This man has tried practically every combo possible RV, Campervan, car and caravan- good honest account
 DIY Motorhome Construction in Oz
Motorhome Australia – website for Australian Caravanners and Motorhomers
What kind of vehicle? German site, how the writer came to a decision as to what vehicle to use, ending with a Landcruiser
THIS EUROPEAN LIFE You man’s adventure is classic Mercedes and making a little money on the way 
landrover vs mercedes camper? –  Discussion as to whats best 4×2 van or dedicated 4×4 overland vehicle
It’s a small world after all Family of five from London, on a round the world trip.
RV Boondocking American site equivalent of UK Wildcamping 😉
RV Boondocking American site with some different rigs on show
trikes and more Lots of self built camping machines and devices
Vagabonding Adventure – Useful advice on how to make it happen, no less from the legend that is Rowdykittens  😉
Vagabonding  Another travel legend the Art of Long-Term World Travel, by Rolf Potts. 
What do you do for shelter? –  Bit extreme but this man lives in a cave with a ringtail cat for companionship.
DWELLING PORTABLY A mixture of ways of travel from on foot to RV bus
World Trip Forever No Money? not a problem see how these people do it – Not applicable to families though 😉
Forward the (R)evolution  More travel without money, how do they do it?
Recommended for Travel by Andy the Hobotraveler Essential kit including Duct tape (Whatever did we do before it )
CouchSurfing The ubiquitous site for free accomodation for the young free and single lol

Hiking and Walking Blogs

19 01 2013

Hiking & Walking blogs that I found interesting:


I love walking and am fortunate to live near the South West Coastal Path in the UK. I would love to go backpacking along the path but its always a dilema as to how much equipment to take with with me. In variably I take waterproofs and it doesn’t rain or I wrap up warm and it becomes very hot. So below are some more accomplished backpackers who may provide you with some inspiration.
Unemployed, I Went to Spain, to Walk – Amelia Rachel Hokule’a Borofsky
The Perpetual Traveler
Ultra-lightweight hiking and backpacking: May 2011
Bald Hiker – Bald Hiker