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The Most Essential Hiking Gear For Worry-Free Family Hiking

My husband grew up in the mountains, so donning his essential hiking gear and heading to nearby mountain trails for a mind-clearing hike has always been one of his favorite activities.  While I like to hike, I always described myself as more of an outdoorsy type when it involved sand, ocean, and sea life. And, honestly, I am scarred by the straight-up hike up a ski slope we…

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…

Best Travel Games For Families To Play At Home And On The Road

Has your family trip been canceled? Ours too. You can still travel the world from home and spend time together with some of the best travel games for families! Not only are travel games fun, but there are many benefits to playing together as a family.  It is a great way to bond as a family, and kids and adults can learn a lot. With so much time on our…

Hopeful Messages From Traveling Families Around The World

I am honored to be a part of this group of family travel professionals for this project…