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The Ultimate Road Trip Packing List For Families

Cover photo credit: @ Gorilla/depositphotos.com   Heading out on a road trip but need a packing list? Our family has done quite a few this summer, as it seems to be the vacation of choice for many families. Whether you are heading out for a short weekend jaunt or a longer road trip vacation, here is our tried and true list of things to bring on a road trip…

11 EPIC Ways To Have An Awesome Staycation With Kids

For many families, summer and school breaks have gone from being time for a vacation to time for a staycation with kids.  Even if you are hitting the road a bit, with summer camps and school programs canceled, parents are finding weeks that they need to fill. While families would normally find themselves on weekend jaunts in the fall or over school breaks, staycations with kids are more likely this…

The BEST Travel Subscription Boxes For Kids And Families

Are you looking to bring the world to your kids or something to keep them busy during your staycation? Travel subscription boxes for kids are a great way to introduce them to other cultures, teach them geography, and open their minds to the world, and remind them of a favorite place they've visited. Whether you are preparing your kids for future travel, looking for something to do during a…

12 Essential Tips For Booking Vacation Rentals For Families

  This seems to be the summer of vacation rentals for families.  Knowing how much our family travels, it seems to be the question I keep hearing from friends, “Are you renting a vacation house?” For many families around the world,  including us, travel plans have been upended.  And in this ever-changing climate, there is so much uncertainty about WHERE we can travel, IF you can travel…

Away Travel Luggage: The Best Suitcases For Family Travel

If you have read any of my gift guides, you will know that I always list the Away Travel as the best suitcase for a gift. There is a reason it is always one of my top picks – I have a serious crush on this brand. If you are considering whether or not an Away Travel is the best suitcase brand for you, read on. I have everything you…

The Best Travel Gifts For Traveling Dads They’ll Love

Father's Day in the United States is coming up on Sunday, June 21st.  Dads are notoriously hard to shop for, especially when they are the type of guy who “has everything.” Traveling dads are a particularly difficult group because if they travel a lot for work or leisure, chances are they have found their favorite products. My husband is definitely in this group. He both travels around…