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Airplane flying in sunset (The Top Tips for Planning Holiday Travel)

The Top Tips for Planning Holiday Travel

It's now time to start seriously planning holiday travel because this holiday season is expected to be both busy and expensive. So, here's what we suggest that you consider doing in order to create a better holiday trip for 2022.
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a woman sits at a campsite on a crisp day (from Fall Camping Gear Guide 2022)

Fall Camping Gear Guide 2022

This is your simple, quick-hit list of essentials for fall camping equipment!
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Maze of colorful structures and shapes, from "3 Unique Chicago Activities for a City Day Trip"

3 Unique Chicago Activities for a City Day Trip

Here’s what you may have missed, and what you should plan next during your stay in downtown Chicago...
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A view of a city filled with fall colors, from "Top US Cities to Visit for Fall 2022"

Top US Cities to Visit for Fall 2022

Fall is a great time to travel! From the cooler temperatures and shorter days to the fresh start of the new school year and holidays that fill your calendar, many people are looking forward to the coming fall days...
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Taking a Staycation in Ireland? 4 Things to Do

The luscious natural landscapes and the warm cozy nights in quaint little pubs that Ireland has to offer make it a great place to live. Why bother blowing your budget on a package holiday overseas when you can explore the many places nearby that you may not have had a chance to visit in a
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5 Travel Tips for Immunocompromised Travelers During the Coronavirus Pandemic

COVID-19 has been a trying time for most of us, but particularly for people who are immunocompromised. Dealing with a weakened immune system means that you are more likely than most to not only catch the virus, and learning to navigate health precautions while traveling can be a big obstacle. As travel comes back on
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Key Toddler Essentials for a Fuss-Free Journey

For new parents, travelling can be a challenge, whether it’s a road trip or a short-haul flight. If they’re young, Colleen Kelly recommends limiting your travel time to 4-6 hours or taking frequent breaks. However, adding a few key essentials to your shopping list can make your next journey stress-free. It’s all about packing smart
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Saving on Your Extravagant Weekend Staycavation – Social Distancing Edition

Pandemic news can be emotionally-distressing and hard to escape, especially while limited travel is advised. To help with that challenge, here are five of our favorite websites to help with "Staycavations" - especially during times of social distancing.
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Top Five Trendy Must-Haves for Traveling Parents

We all know that traveling with little ones can be even more stressful than a day where you find you are out of coffee before you have a big meeting, but these five items will help lessen the stress by making traveling easier and more enjoyable.
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Flying with Infants or Toddlers

It’s never too late to book a flight and travel to a foreign land with your family. The process of packing for your young one can be time consuming, since there are many aspects to consider. Before you completely freak out, here are some tips for a happy and stress-free flight.  1) Choose the right
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5 Secrets to a Fun, Frugal Family Vacation

What’s the secret to ensuring you have an enjoyable, stress-free family vacation without going over budget? Don’t plan your next family vacation without these helpful tips!
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61 National Parks: Classifications, Tips, and Cool Facts

There are presently 61 U.S. National Parks. 20 of them are a stone’s throw away from civilization, 33 are remote or borderline remote, and 8 Parks are very remote. Those near civilization include Acadia, Mount Rainier, Redwood, Rocky Mountain, Badlands, Great Smoky Mountains, Joshua Tree, Hawaii Volcanoes, Haleakala, Zion, Saguaro, Cuyahoga Valley, Mesa Verde, Arches,
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