Tag Archives: road trips

37 Million+ driving trips expected for Memorial Day weekend

AAA Travel projects 37.2 million Americans will journey 50 miles or more from home during the 2015 Memorial Day holiday weekend, a 4.7 percent increase from the 35.5 million people who traveled last year and the highest travel volume for the holiday in 10 years. more
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New Multi Million Dollar RV Resort to Open May 2015 in New Mexico

Angel Fire Resort has announced the opening of a World-Class RV resort in Angel Fire New Mexico in May. more
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Modern camping with kids – and WiFi

Deluxe cabin at KOA Kampground in Williamsburg VA
Younger campers say having a smartphone on a camping trip is nearly as important as toilet paper, according to the 2015 North American Camping Report. I’m guessing your kids would agree more
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A weekend ski getaway to family-friendly Southern Vermont

Emily and friend atop Stratton Mountain
Situated between Southern Vermont ski resorts Bromley and Stratton, Manchester is home to shops, restaurants and more small cozy inns than you can count. The Inn at Willow Pond was a quant rustic place that can fit the needs from couples to families, even allowing pets. more
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Don’t Let Your Kids Get Sick Before Your Upcoming Road trip

While preparing for an upcoming road trip, one sick kid can easily put a damper on the trip ahead. With a little preparation, you and your family can easily avoid the summertime blues. more
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New Ice Cream Cookbook a Sweet Treat for Families

Kids and adults agree that a bowl of ice cream is the perfect addition to any summer day. In her new book, Scoop Adventures, Lindsay Clendaniel shares 80 delicious recipes from ice cream parlors around the country. more
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Our Very Best Summer Vacation Ideas

We know everyone’s schedule is jam-packed and every vacation day—every vacation minute—really counts. That’s why we’ve partnered with Family Travel Forum to come up with the best 2014 family summer vacation ideas. These ideas will help you take the kids—and the grandkids and any other kids in your lives—and give all of you the best bang for your vacation buck and, more importantly, create lifetime memories. more
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Ventura Harbor Village a Safe Bet for Traveling Families

Families planning road trips along California’s coastal Route 101 should consider a stop in Ventura Harbor Village. more
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Infographic: Travel Advice from your kids

10 original ideas from kids to help parents everywhere increase the fun while planning, packing, participating in activities and making memories for their family vacations. more
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New Travel Guide Preps Families for East Coast Road Trips

Families planning East Coast road trips will love the new edition of the travel guide, Drive I-95, covering the full-length of I-95 from Miami to Maine more
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