The Bender family is living a dream that you can follow through their website Travel with Bender. This Aussie family, including a daughter and a son who are 3 and 4 years old, adventures worldwide and shares fun tips on the best places to explore with your young kids. Winner of the best family travel site Totally Awesome Award, the Bender site is full of inspiration. Erin Bender—Mama to the Bender fam—recently summed up what makes Travel with Bender awesome. Read on:

Red Tricycle: Congratulations on being voted “Most Awesome” by your community! What do you think your customers value most about your business?

Erin Bender: Customers value our honest opinions and our in-depth coverage. Companies love to work with us because of the exposure we provide and the engagement we encourage. Whereas our readers love to read about how a normal family can travel the world with no lottery win.

RT: What inspired you to start your business?

EB: I started our website because I wanted to let all of my family know what we were doing without repeating it a hundred times. Other people started reading and it developed into something inspirational.

Catch more about the Benders’ travels on Facebook, Twitter, Youtube, Pinterest, and Instagram. You can also get all the 411 through their newsletter.

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