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This week we interviewed Roisin Conroy, a VIP nanny/ governess living and working in the Cayman Islands. So if you want to know what it's like working in paradise, read on! Roisin, your job in the Cayman Islands looks fabulous. But how did you first get interested in working in childcare? I have always had a passion and love for children. I had a somewhat unorthodox hotel upbringing which resulted in my being surrounded by...
This week we have a guest interview with Amy Bryant, 'The Suitcase Nanny'. So if you want to find out more about what life is like as a travel nanny/ governess - read on! Hello Amy! First of all - please could you introduce yourself and tell us a little about your background? Hey! I’m Amy Bryant, a travel nanny expert also known as The Suitcase Nanny. I’m 26 years old and have been caring for children since I was 9. A...
Glasgow is known for being one of the friendliest places in Scotland. Once an important shopping port, the city has gone through changes and had become the place for some of the best restaurants and attractions in the country. Nannies and children who have a chance to walk around Glasgow will never get tired of exploring its beautiful parks and massive football stadiums. The children are also sure to have a memorable experience touring all...
Being financially stable is a dream for expat teachers living and working abroad. Imagine a world where you don’t have to worry about whether you have enough to pay for your bills and your personal expenses. How would you like to earn more than enough that you can save for your future? Many work in a  different country, far from family and friends, so they can earn more than enough to be debt-free. Being financial stable...
  Since it was founded in 600 B.C., Marseille has seen an ever-changing demographic that gives this port town the big-city swagger and fishing-village sociability. It's a city that locals flock to see more sun and escape the hustle and bustle.  Unlike other places in France, the oldest city does not have monumental sights. However, it does excel in simple views, such as outdoor terraces and street art that provides a unique...
One part of a nanny’s responsibility is to make sure that the children eat fulfilling and nutritious meals. However, some may find it challenging to provide this when out on a trip. When you are outside with the children, it can be very tricky to find places that serve kid-friendly and excellent quality food.  We made a list of six restaurants in London where nannies and the kids can have a healthy, fulfilling meal and memorable...
As a nanny, there are many fun ways to build a strong connection with your charges. Kids can gain valuable benefits from sharing a strong bond with their nanny, some of which can impact how they deal with problems they may face later in life and well into their adulthood.  One easy way to foster a long-lasting bond with your charges is by traveling and exploring new places together. A nanny can learn a lot about the...
Barcelona is one of the first destinations tourists go to when taking a trip to Spain, as it has some of the most beautiful surroundings in the world. With its tall mountains and pristine beaches, the lights and life in this modern cosmopolitan keep visitors awake, even at night.   Are you a nanny who’s visiting Barcelona with the children? If so, this fantastic city rich in architecture has a never-ending...
Paris is often considered one of the world’s most beautiful cities. This European city is known for its bright lights and its sense of fashion. But Paris also has excellent kid-friendly spots that everyone in the family can enjoy! Nannies and children visiting Paris will be in for a treat. The city has some of the tastiest food on the European continent. It also offers travellers an interesting view of the continent’s history...
Venice is perhaps one of the best and most beautiful cities in the world. Every street has vast architectural advantages that will excite anyone visiting to fully explore the city and dive into its culture and traditions. As a culturally significant city and Italy’s capital in the Veneto Region, Venice continues to enchant parents and children with its unique establishments, infrastructures, and attractions.  This city is the...
Moscow, the largest city and capital of Russia, is known for having numerous child-friendly educational sites. The city is home to well-known Russian architecture, historical buildings, and multiple UNESCO (United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organisation) World Heritage Sites.  Russia’s capital is one of the most vibrant capitals in Europe. Its mix of history and modern flavours makes this 800-year-old city one...
Want to make unforgettable memories with your charges? If you and the kids find yourselves in London, then you are in for a treat. The capital of the United Kingdom is one of the largest cities in the world. The city is known for its rich history that includes the English monarchy.  London offers breathtaking spots, including parks, rivers, and historical attractions. So if you find yourself in town and looking for things to do-...