Posts Tagged ‘kids’

Travel Information:Trails cross paths in St Joseph, Missouri

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Research destination guides, get inspirational world travel guide recommendations, see photos, videos, trip plans, and more here.Trails are one of my favorite ways for kids to learn about history, because they give both a visual of movements and events (using a trail map) but then you can physically take them on the trail itself. St. Joseph, Missouri (@StJoMo on Twitter) is one city that was the hub of numerous

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Online Travel Guide:A few more Priceline tips

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An travel guide providing unbiased hotel reviews, destination guides, cruise reviews, flight information and much more.I’ve written before about our experience with Priceline…here’s a quick refresher on our takeaways from that search for a Las Vegas hotel room for a business trip…. Hotel rooms and other purchases from travel auction sites are generally nonrefundable. Be prepared

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Travel Information:Quick shot: Hoover Dam

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Providing up to date information on Travel guides and guidebooks, Travel advice, tips and destination information to give you the best possible ideas.The historic Hoover Dam on the Nevada/Arizona border really is massive and well worth the side trip from Las Vegas, where I was speaking at the BlogWorld and New Media Expo Tourism track. For heaven’s sake, though, go fairly early in the morning or the crowds and heat will simply

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Travel Guides:Best family fun vacation ideas for Colorado, Part Two

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Online Traveling Journal with Free Advice and Guides on Travel, Hotels, Bed and Breakfast, Lodging and more. Articles and tips on travel and travel accommodations.(This is a guest post by tourism expert, Mom and all-around great gal Sarah Page. Part One of  her kids in Colorado series is here.) Estes Park/Rocky Mountain National Park If you love the mountains, then Rocky Mountain National Park is the place for you.  I’ve traveled a fair

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Online Travel Guide:Best family fun vacation ideas for Colorado, Part One

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Online Traveling Journal with Free Advice and Guides on Travel, Hotels, Bed and Breakfast, Lodging and more. Articles and tips on travel and travel accommodations.(This is a guest post by tourism expert, Mom and all-around great gal Sarah Page. She rocks communications for the Colorado River Trail and is the sort of friend who responds cheerfully to my “Hey, write guest post for me?” right after her relaxing vacation.  Part Two

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World Travel:Photo of the Week: Florida flamingo gathering at Homosassa

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Find information before your trip from quality travel guides, travel reviews and travel articles on Asia, Europe, Australia and all destinations around the world.This is the flamingo area at Homosassa Springs Wildlife State Park in Citrus County, Florida (south of Tampa.) It’s a wonderful place for the kids to see West Indian manatees year-round. Nope, no oil spill problems there as of this writing, so check it out!

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Travel Tour:Savvy travel move: reserve now for Columbus Day weekend

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Research destination guides, get inspirational world travel guide recommendations, see photos, videos, trip plans, and more here.Most people will forget about it until the week before, but Columbus Day 2010 (October 11) is often a school holiday in the US and a great opportunity for a fun fall 3-day weekend getaway. Draw a map around your town with about a two-hour driving radius (flying with kids is usually

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World Travel Guide:I got yer beef right here in Fort Worth, cowboy

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Providing up to date information on Travel guides and guidebooks, Travel advice, tips and destination information to give you the best possible ideas.Sure, some would say that a steakhouse experience is wasted on young kids, but I think they need to learn what a really amazing steak tastes like (and it’s never too early to start.) The Cattlemen’s Steakhouse in Fort Worth‘s historic Stockyards District is one of

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Travel Tour:Don’t miss the Carpet of Flowers in Brussels

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An travel guide providing unbiased hotel reviews, destination guides, cruise reviews, flight information and much more.It only happens every other August.
It’s happening in August 2010.
It fills the center of the magnificent Grand Place with the most gorgeous, colorful carpet of painstakingly arranged real flowers.
You can read more about it on the Brussels flower carpet website.
There are fun

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Travel Guide:My top US road trip guidebooks (yes, books)

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Online Traveling Journal with Free Advice and Guides on Travel, Hotels, Bed and Breakfast, Lodging and more. Articles and tips on travel and travel accommodations.Although significant travel events have been a bit scarce around here lately, mine is a road-tripping family at heart.
Whenever it’s time to plan one, there are a few guidebooks that I turn to again and again, because they are well-edited, accurate and it’s easier to skim

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