One of the best ways to double your child’s capacity for learning and understanding is to take him or her abroad. Scientists say that there is no substitute for experiences a child enjoys when taken overseas and exposed to other cultures and as an added benefit, moms and dads get closer to their children once everyone is away from the demands and devices that keep families from spending quality time together.
Picture yourself traveling back in time to around the year 750 B.C., and all of a sudden, you materialize right in the middle of an ancient Maya city. Gaining your senses, you gaze at your surroundings, becoming transfixed by the sophisticated architecture. Irrigation systems, hieroglyphics and jaw-dropping, temples surround you! You're dazed by the enormous ancient civilization. But, then, you're awakened by a ritual procession, walking towards a fiery pit dedicated to demigods.