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A Family Vacation to Akumal, Mexico

A Family Vacation to Akumal, Mexico

As winter tightens its grasp across much of the United States, we are finding ourselves dreaming about a few days at the beach. One of our favorite places to travel as a family is Akumal, Mexico. Why Akumal? We much prefer the off the beaten […]

Tips for Surviving the Long Haul Family Road Trip

Tips for Surviving the Long Haul Family Road Trip

Oh, the holiday season. It brings out the best cookie recipes from friends and neighbors, but also the long and let’s be honest, sometimes dreaded road trip with your kids to visit family for the holidays. This holiday season, similar to many previous holidays, we […]

Holiday Gifts for Kids and Families Who Love to Travel

Holiday Gifts for Kids and Families Who Love to Travel

Love to travel? Have some kids on your holiday gift list that love to travel? You’ll love our suggestions for gifts for families who love to travel! We’ve curated this list over thousands of miles, countless plane rides and practical experiences traveling both domestically and […]

How to Cope with Jet Lag in Kids

How to Cope with Jet Lag in Kids

Traveling Abroad With Kids? Get Ready for Jet Lag. So, you’ve made the long trek somewhere abroad with the kids. Sure the trip has been fantastic, and the journey back home hasn’t been too bad either. You’ve battled long security lines, meandered through airport terminals, […]

Tips for Spending 36 Hours in Juneau

Tips for Spending 36 Hours in Juneau

What do you do when you are hungry for adventure and realize you could sneak in a quick trip somewhere epic that your kids haven’t been before? You pack up your bags and head to Alaska! Juneau was gorgeous + funky and just the right […]

How We Come Up with Vacation Ideas

How We Come Up with Vacation Ideas

How do we, a travel loving family, come up with vacation ideas? I will say, it is one thing to actually go on vacation. It is another thing entirely to come up with vacation ideas. Since we prefer to go to locations that aren’t super popular, […]