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Colorado Travel – Travel in the United States Series

Welcome to the Travel in the United States Series. This series will explore family friendly vacation options in each of the 50 states (and as a bonus, I will include our Nation’s capital, The District of Columbia). An index to all the 50 States posts can be found here. Colorado Travel Colorado is the eighth largest state in the United States and offers a wide variety … [Read More]

Golden Gate Bridge

Northern California Travel – Travel in the United States Series

Welcome to the Travel in the United States Series. This series will explore family friendly vacation options in each of the 50 states (and as a bonus, I will include our Nation’s capital, The District of Columbia). An index to all the 50 States posts can be found here. UPDATE: Visit California has a game for you to play. Enter now to win a trip to either Northern or … [Read More]

Disneyland

Southern California Travel – Travel in the United States Series

Welcome to the Travel in the United States Series. This series will explore family friendly vacation options in each of the 50 states (and as a bonus, I will include our Nation’s capital, The District of Columbia). An index to all the 50 States posts can be found here. UPDATE: Visit California has a game for you to play. Enter now to win a trip to either Northern or … [Read More]

Arkansas Travel

Arkansas Travel – Travel in the United States Series

Welcome to the Travel in the United States Series. This series will explore family friendly vacation options in each of the 50 states (and as a bonus, I will include our Nation’s capital, The District of Columbia). An index to all the 50 States posts can be found here. Arkansas Travel Arkansas was the 25th state admitted into the United States on June 15, 1836. The … [Read More]

How To

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How to Make a Vacation Binder: Receipts

I often think that saving every receipt is a waste of time and space, however, there have been times when I needed a specific receipt and didn’t have it. Here are a few reasons you may need receipts: Dispute on a credit card charge. Were you charged too much or more than once? Airline Mileage [...]

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How to Make a Vacation Binder: Personal Information and Budget

The next section in my Vacation Binder is dedicated to Personal Information and Budget. Personal Information One year, when I was on vacation, I lost my credit card.  I was at a restaurant and we looked all over but couldn’t find it.  I hadn’t written down the phone numbers for my credit cards and at [...]

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How to Make a Vacation Binder: Maps

Today, most of us either have a smartphone or a GPS device. In fact, you can even rent a GPS device along with your rental car. However, you never know when something could go wrong. What if you can’t get a signal, or the GPS just doesn’t seem to be working correctly. That is why [...]

Family Travel

Rocky Mountain National Park

Colorado Travel – Travel in the United States Series

Welcome to the Travel in the United States Series. This series will explore family friendly vacation options in each of the 50 states (and as a bonus, I will include our Nation’s capital, The District of Columbia). An index to all the 50 States posts can be found here. Colorado Travel Colorado is the eighth largest state in the United States and offers a wide variety … [Read More]

Golden Gate Bridge

Northern California Travel – Travel in the United States Series

Welcome to the Travel in the United States Series. This series will explore family friendly vacation options in each of the 50 states (and as a bonus, I will include our Nation’s capital, The District of Columbia). An index to all the 50 States posts can be found here. UPDATE: Visit California has a game for you to play. Enter now to win a trip to either Northern or … [Read More]

Disneyland

Southern California Travel – Travel in the United States Series

Welcome to the Travel in the United States Series. This series will explore family friendly vacation options in each of the 50 states (and as a bonus, I will include our Nation’s capital, The District of Columbia). An index to all the 50 States posts can be found here. UPDATE: Visit California has a game for you to play. Enter now to win a trip to either Northern or … [Read More]

Arkansas Travel

Arkansas Travel – Travel in the United States Series

Welcome to the Travel in the United States Series. This series will explore family friendly vacation options in each of the 50 states (and as a bonus, I will include our Nation’s capital, The District of Columbia). An index to all the 50 States posts can be found here. Arkansas Travel Arkansas was the 25th state admitted into the United States on June 15, 1836. The … [Read More]

Deals

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Land of Make Believe and Hotel Stay for Four {NJ}

My kids love the Land of Make Believe!  The water park includes a lazy … [Read More]

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Choice Hotels: Stay Two Nights and Earn $50

At Choice Hotels you can register now to earn an unlimited amount of gift … [Read More]

Just for Kids

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Travel Art Sets by P’Kolino

Traveling with children can be fun and frustrating at the same time. On long trips, I always bring numerous items to keep the kiddies entertained. If your child is a budding artist, these Travel Art Sets by P'Kolino will be the perfect traveling companions! While I love to have my children be creative, I often find that pens, pencils and markers can make for a disastrous … [Read More...]

Cruising

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Norwegian Cruse Line Offers Great Family Vacations

There is a first time for everything and my first time cruising was March 2011.  I traveled with my sisters and there husbands - no kids allowed.  Of course, during the entire cruise, my husband and I would point out all the cool things that the kids would have loved!  Next time we are definitely taking them with us! I was fortunate to be able to tour the Norwegian … [Read More...]