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Planning a family getaway or vacation, check here for some great ideas and tips to have the best time on your trip.

Affordable Getaways to Help Cure Winter Blues
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Affordable Getaways to Help Cure Winter Blues

Winter Blues: Affordable Getaways

When the cold weather comes around, it’s easy for the winter blues to take effect. With snow on the ground, ice on the windshield, and below freezing temperatures to battle with throughout the day, most people just want to get away from it all – and for good reasons too. If you haven’t felt it yet, it’s important to note that the winter blues typically ...
Family Packing Tips: Know Before You Go
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Family Packing Tips: Know Before You Go

Planning a trip is stressful, but planning a family trip with kids takes it to another level. Packing for a trip with kids means more clothes, a variety of toys, and the need for new packing strategies. As a parent you need to have a game plan in place. There are things you will need to do before you go, things you will have to pack in your suitcase, and things you will need on the plane. Here are our ...
9 Camping Tips to Camp Like a Champ
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9 Camping Tips to Camp Like a Champ

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Who said you should give up your ease for a camping trip? Simply hit these basic camping tips and your camping experience will be really amazing and joyful for you.   Camping Tip # 1: Build a Shelter You must have a proper shelter as it’s your refuge at any campground. Where you'll rest every night or where you'll stay while there's a terrible weather condition. It's ...
5 Creative Ways to Save for Your Next Family Vacation
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5 Creative Ways to Save for Your Next Family Vacation

5 Creative Ways to Save for Your Next Family Vacation One of the biggest challenges for families looking to travel can be saving up for that big trip. However, establishing your travel budget by saving is critical and the tips you’ll find here ensure less stress before, during and after your trip. Despite what society touts, going into debt for a family trip is not ideal, but saving is often painful. Here, ...
Best Family Travel Gadgets
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Best Family Travel Gadgets

Best Family Travel Gadgets

Electronics can certainly make a family vacation easier, however, the last thing you want to do is take up a ton of space in your luggage full of gadgets that you might not even use. This list of the top 7 family travel gadgets are lightweight and easy to bring along when you and your family hit the road.

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Give Back While Traveling
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Give Back While Traveling

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Kind Traveler, the travel industry's first socially responsible "Give + Get" hotel booking platform and blog, is encouraging you to give back while traveling. Their mission is to empower travelers to become a force that benefits communities, the environment, and animals. This mission is strategically aligned with the United ...
5 Great Family Vacations – Patricia Schultz
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5 Great Family Vacations – Patricia Schultz

5 Great Family Vacations You don’t need to travel far to experience wonderful family vacations! Patricia Schultz, author of 1,000 Places to See in the United States and Canada Before You Die (Workman), shares some of her favorite family-friendly summer destinations in North America that are great for family vacations. Read on for a few of her tips on great family vacations —then get packing!
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Packing Tips – Packing for Paradise
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Packing Tips – Packing for Paradise

Packing Tips for Paradise (Photo: DepositPhotos) Hawaii. Jamaica. Costa Rica. Moorea. The tropics are where rainbows are born. If you are plotting an escape to a tropical paradise this year, you’re probably in full-scale dream mode. And why not? The sun, the beaches, the trade winds rustling through the palm trees — all you need is a pair of sunglasses and your bathing suit, right? Well, a bit more than ...
5 Summer Family Getaways – Patricia Schultz
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5 Summer Family Getaways – Patricia Schultz

5 Summer Getaways in the U.S. Nothing says summer like planning and packing—and heading out the front door for an all-American adventure. You don’t need a surplus of time or money, just the conviction to finally make it happen this year. There is no shortage of enticements across the United States, from shore to shimmering shore. Here are 5 Summer Getaways we have chosen from Patricia Schultz's recently ...
Best Luxury Hotels in St. Louis
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Best Luxury Hotels in St. Louis

Uncovering the Best in Luxury Hotels in Saint Louis If you're looking for the "wow" factor when traveling, look no further than our exclusive picks for the very finest in luxury hotels in St. Louis. Boasting amenities such as a personal concierge services, 24-hour personal trainers, fine bedding, and access to some of the hottest dining and spa experiences a town can offer, these impeccable accommodations ...
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