We are Felicity and Marco, Thinking Nomads founders.

Since 2005, we’ve been exploring the world, from mountaintops to bustling cities, as Thinking Nomads. Our journey began with a backpacking trip in South America, and our blog has grown alongside us, reflecting our evolving lives – even including an epic mountaintop engagement in Bolivia!

Now, with two little explorers in tow, we share our passion for travel through practical tips, inspiring itineraries, and heartwarming stories. Join us on adventures for every kind of wanderer, and fuel your own journey of discovery! Start exploring today! Read our story.

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Felicity

South East Asia for Families – Our Top 10 Destinations to Visit

South East Asia is often thought of as a very far away and exotic destination …

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Marco

Puglia’s Secret Treasure: A Guide to the Grotte di Castellana (Caves)

Puglia is the place that can bewitch you for its uncountable beauties: Lecce’s crystal clear …

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Felicity

Exploring Quebec City: An European Experience in North America | Travel Guide

Having wandered the enchanting streets of Quebec City myself, I can say it truly feels …

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Marco

Discover the Hidden Gems of Heidelberg: A Unique City Guide for Travelers

One of the perks of moving to a new city, especially if it’s abroad, is …

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Felicity

Challenge Yourself: Unforgettable Volcano Treks & Breathtaking Landscapes

Hiking your way to the top of a volcano serves a reminder that the earth …

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Marco

Holiday in Pantelleria, Italy: A Hidden Gem in the Mediterranean

When it comes to diving into the marvelous Sicilian sea, the destination often mentioned is …

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Travel Tips Europe

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Marco

Capturing Genoa – Photo Blog

The first day we walk through the Caruggi which is the Genovese name for narrow lanes. We wandered down the caruggi’s of the old town, an area that until a few years ago was considered off-limits: now it is a lively center, full of colours and scents, you could walk and walk and get lost for hours.

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Party on the Waves: A Guide to Ibiza Boat Parties

The nights in Ibiza are best spent in one of the world-class nightclubs, but what …

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Flavio Alagia

Raganello Valley – Canyoning, Trekking and Hiking in Southern Italy

I wasn’t but a clumsy cub when I went through the Raganello Gorge for the …

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Asino di Oro

Monti – Rome’s Heart and Soul

Monti is one of the most renowned neighbourhood in Rome. Its little roads, its vintage …

Sardinia
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Claudia Tavani

Summer dreaming: Sardinia

Picking a destination for the summer holidays may be a daunting task, but I have …

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Contradictions & celebrations: 150 years of united Italy

This week guest blogger is Anneliese Rabl, a writer who has been living in Italy for many …

Travel Tips United Kingdom

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Marco

Top 5 places to Visit in the South West England

Top 5 places to Visit in the South West England England has diversity and nature …

Edinburgh map by Avis
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Marco

Discover Edinburgh – Travel Tips

The city of Edinburgh is full of charm and charisma, a mixture of old gothic …

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Felicity

Portsmouth and The Historic Dockyards With Kids

Portsmouth is a vibrant waterfront city located on the south coast of England. The city …

Family Travel

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Yo Monteolivo

4 Tips Tor a Successful Family Road Trip in Italy

You’ve researched destinations, you’ve chosen Italy and you’ve booked the family trip. Everyone is really …

Ticino, Switzerland
Francesca Taioli

Ticino – A Swiss Destination for the Whole Family

Living close to Milan without ever having been to Switzerland is almost impossible. That’s why, …

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Family Fun in Scottsdale, Arizona – 4 Things to Do

With all the beautiful weather, specialty shops, scrumptious restaurants and events going on in the …

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Felicity

Folly Farm and Zoo – The Pride of Pembrokeshire in Wales

Isn’t it fantastic when your expectations of day out are blown out of the water, …

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Felicity

Perth to Kalbarri: 10 Day Family Self Drive Itinerary

This is the Western Australia family travel guide, a 10 day Itinerary from Perth to …

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Felicity

Kuala Lumpur for Families: a Modern, Fun and Culturally Diverse City

Recently, Marco and I were reminiscing about our last visit to Kuala Lumpur, way back …