Taking the Kids — and taking advantage of Cyber Monday family travel deals
Bahamas, Ocean Cay MSC Marine Reserve

Taking the Kids — and taking advantage of Cyber Monday family travel deals

On Cyber Monday (Dec 2), you'll find some of the best travel deals of the year, some you can use immediately and some for all next year

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Taking the Kids — away for Thanksgiving
Kids riding at Elkhorn Ranch during the Thanksgiving holiday

Taking the Kids — away for Thanksgiving

Families increasingly are seizing Thanksgiving week for a family vacation. Families explain it is typically a slow week at work and school — some kids have the entire week off, and there may be fewer family obligations.

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Resources and Tips to Take the Stress Out of Holiday Family Travel
Local school kids head straight to the candy seller at the Bamberg Christmas market

Resources and Tips to Take the Stress Out of Holiday Family Travel

There’s a great resource available in FlightHub, a site that offers answers to frequently and not-so-frequently asked travel questions – as well as offers tools for navigating travel issues

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On an RV trip or any trip, you always forget something you need. Some tips!
LL Bean Packlite chair

On an RV trip or any trip, you always forget something you need. Some tips!

We toured part of Utah and Colorado in a new Winnebago Boldt that was equipped with most everything — and I did bring things we’ve used everyday

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Apples, Pumpkins and Festivals: Fall Family Travel Activities
Corn maze at Richardson Adventure Farm near Chicago

Apples, Pumpkins and Festivals: Fall Family Travel Activities

When kids are part of the equation, there is a lot more fun to be had in the fall whether you’ve got a weekend or a week. Here are five guaranteed-to-please ideas to get you started

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Families love their RVs – it’s all about togetherness and outdoors
Jonathan and Charlotte Hambach from Hamburg, Germany, practically adopted our pooch Trooper

Families love their RVs – it’s all about togetherness and outdoors

“A hotel isn’t the same,” added Zach Dubey. “We get to be outside more,” cooking together, sitting around a fire. (Here, we rent a fire pit for $20 for our stay, plus wood.)

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Arches and Canyonlands National Parks – Spectacular Utah attractions!
There are more than 2000 arches in Arches National Park

Arches and Canyonlands National Parks – Spectacular Utah attractions!

It’s easy to see why Arches National Park, just 5 miles north of Moab Utah, is the world’s largest concentration of natural sandstone arches — over 2,000 throughout the park’s more than 76,000 acres.

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Tips for kids going on a cruise — from kids finishing their first cruise
Regent Seven Seas Mariner near the Hubbard Glacier in Alaska

Tips for kids going on a cruise — from kids finishing their first cruise

On this “day at sea,” the kids put off playing a game in Club Mariner to impart some wisdom for kids whose parents and grandparents may be planning a cruise

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