Destinations

Creative Ideas to Help Your Child with Special Needs Thrive on Your Next Vacation

With vacation season around the corner, you may be looking to plan your next family getaway but not sure where to start. And if you’ve never taken your child with special needs on a long road trip, you may be…

Giving Your Kids A Family Vacation Is More Crucial Than You Realize

Looking back on your own childhood, some of your fondest memories most likely include your yearly family vacation, there didn’t even have to be something spectacular about the getaway for it to be such a special part of your life.…

4 Secret Villages In Ireland Even Hobbits Would Be Jealous Of

Traveling to the Emerald Isle elicits a slew of visions and emotions as you imagine yourself standing at the rocky ridge of the coast with the wind blowing in your hair. In every vision there are surely rolling green hills…

It’s An Age-Old Travel Dilemma – Which Side Are You On?

When we go on vacation, we’re often drawn to places that suit our personalities. Some people want an escape that’s completely different than anything they’re used to, while others know what they want and stick with it. Our differences in…

7 Places That Are Even Better Enjoyed In An RV

You wouldn’t forget your baseball cap to see a Yankees game, or leave your dog at home when visiting the dog park, or head to the Grand Canyon without your camera. Why? Because experiences are meant to be enjoyed with…

How To Plan The Ultimate Vacation: An Easy Guide For The Fellow Traveler

Imagining yourself somewhere tropical and sipping on a frozen margarita is not too difficult. The hard part is making it a reality. Planning all the details for the perfect getaway can quickly become overwhelming. But there’s no need to feel…

5 Kid-Friendly Adventures For Your Little Thrill Seekers

Between the internet and TV, families are bombarded with what a modern vacation is supposed to look like. Parents are lured by brightly-colored resorts complete with a waterslide and an assembly line of travelers gawking at the latest attraction designed…

7 Staycation Ideas That Will Make You Forget About Going Abroad

Families have so many expenses that it often seems impossible to tuck a little extra away for savings. Between birthday parties, sports, and dental visits (I told him to brush his teeth!), going away on a summer family vacation may…

4 Natural Wonders That Only America Has

In 250 B.C. Philo of Byzantium wrote about the Seven Wonders of the World and it quickly became the travelers’ manifesto for centuries thereafter. While you will never get a chance to see the Mausoleum at Halicarnassus or the Colossus…

6 Annoying Things American Travelers Do That Drive Europeans Nuts

So you’re about to take your first trip to Europe. You’re dressed in khakis and sneakers with your American flag t-shirt, ready to hit the streets with jam-packed agenda in hand. Stop! Please don’t even board the plane until you…