10 07, 2018

Giant Bubble Wand: Perfect for Families on the Move

By | 2018-07-10T19:13:41+00:00 July 10th, 2018|All, Featured, Tips and Tricks|0 Comments

Hello Kiteboard Families! When you’re a family on the move, space can be a precious commodity.   You have to balance bringing the right activities to keep your kids engaged with the realities of hauling luggage through airports and train stations.   When a few extra pounds can end up costing hundreds of dollars in overweight baggage fees, you just need the right toys. The giant bubble wand is the [...]

13 07, 2017

Kiteboard Family Travel Tips #1: Tour de Thailand

By | 2017-07-14T00:03:55+00:00 July 13th, 2017|All, Tips and Tricks|0 Comments

Hello Kiteboard Families! I recently reviewed three kite spots in Thailand and thought that I should add these thoughts to the mix.   My travel experience in Thailand was pretty good but just coming off a stellar traverse of Vietnam, I was a little spoiled and I think my reviews reflect that. Thailand is a great place to visit and if coming from any non-asian country you will be [...]

25 06, 2017

60s Gear Review – MEC Multisport Duffle Bag

By | 2017-06-26T04:39:08+00:00 June 25th, 2017|All, Product Reviews|0 Comments

Mountain Equipment Co-op (MEC) 60L Multisport Duffle Hello everyone, First off, I love this bag.  It fits everything that I need for a day of kiting even when it is cold and I need extra layers.  The two side pockets are perfect for keeping the keys and phone organized while the larger compartments hold everything and anything I want to have. I like that this bag [...]

24 06, 2017

Best Child Carrier for Kiteboard Families

By | 2017-07-01T15:12:43+00:00 June 24th, 2017|All, Product Reviews|0 Comments

Hello fellow Kite Families! I have many conversations with all kinds of families about the types of carriers that would best suit their needs. I have seen a few different carriers and know from experience with my own what I like and what I would change. Having travelled, hiked on all kinds of terrain, and even mountain biked with my daughter in a carrier, here are some of [...]

23 06, 2017

Repost – Medical Care While in Costa Rica

By | 2017-06-24T22:03:28+00:00 June 23rd, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Reposted from Trip Advisor Link to original article: Medical Care While in Costa Rica - an update 24 November 2014, 11:00 "I was reading about this under "Top Questions" and some things have changed so I thought I would write an update. There is a widespread system of both private and public health care in Costa Rica. There are doctors' offices and clinics and pharmacies all over the country. [...]

18 06, 2017

Advertising Transparency: Our content and our sponsors.

By | 2017-06-21T04:09:31+00:00 June 18th, 2017|All, Product Reviews|0 Comments

Hi Everyone, At Kiteboard Family believe we that authentic reviews are most valuable when spread by word of mouth and are based in real experiences.   We stand behind our reviews because they are all products and services that we have used and enjoyed.  We hope that our opinions, and those of others that we include, may help our visitors find the best available resources. We do offer advertising [...]

14 06, 2017

How to make a kite shelter

By | 2018-07-10T18:51:22+00:00 June 14th, 2017|All, Tips and Tricks|0 Comments

Hi KiteFamily! One of the reasons we love kiting is that we can go to the beach with our kids, swim, play, and make great memories.  Sunburns, heat exhaustion, and dehydration can really kill the stoke for you and your kids.  Don't let these avoidable circumstances keep you off the water; we have a solution. Some kitebeaches and launches either don't offer shelter from the sun or get [...]