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Top 31 Best Family Vacation Spots in the US for 2021

Ready to plan your next family vacation and wondering where to go? For 2021, I combined my favorite family vacation ideas with a few recommendations from fellow travel writer friends. From coast to coast we’re ready to help you with our picks for the best family vacation spots in the US! Why are Family Vacations …

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Best Lisbon Day Trips: Tips for Sintra, Belem, and Cascais

Some of my favorite experiences last year were my Lisbon day trips to Sintra, Belem, and Cascais. Sintra and Belem offer amazing sites that will make anyone fall in love with architecture. Cascais is a seaside town that allows you a chance to soak up some European sun and sea. And they’re all nearby, making them …

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10 Best Christmas Towns in the USA on the West Coast

Are you craving a winter holiday escape? While I admit I love staying at home with a cup of hot cocoa and Christmas music playing non-stop, there’s something really special about visiting a Christmas town or city for the holidays. If you’re based on the west coast, here are some of my picks for the …

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Awesome Off-the-Beaten Path Vacation Spots in California

I admit that when I first moved to the west coast from the midwest I pictured California as the home of Mickey Mouse and blonde-headed beaches. Now that I’m coming up on 17 years of calling the west coast home, I’ve had the opportunity to discover some amazing vacation spots in California I had no …

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8 Amazing Natural Wonders in California Every Kid Needs to See

When you think of natural wonders in the United States, you probably picture the Grand Canyon, or perhaps even Yellowstone. But did you know there are some amazing natural wonders in California, too? Here are eight spectacular sights every kid needs to see in California! This post was written in partnership with the Adventure Travel …

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Top 10 Fun Things to Do in Oahu Hawaii – Must Do For Today

My recent adventure to Hawaii helped me realize that I love the Aloha State. One of our first family vacations was to the island of Maui. But with eight differing islands, Hawaii has a lot to offer visitors. Oahu is a gorgeous island, with more things to do than just Waikiki Beach, here are my …

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Helpful Tips for How to Plan a Trip to Jordan with your Family

I’m sharing these tips for how to plan a trip to Jordan with your family as part of a sponsored campaign with Visit Jordan. #MyJordanJourney The Middle East is an area of the world with such rich history and culture. Jordan is inviting international visitors to come experience and explore what makes their country unique. …

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7 Fun Facts about Israel You Probably Don’t Know

While I knew a bit about Israel due to my Christian faith, I had no idea what the current day country was like. Many times in the US we have so much media coverage about what’s happening in our town and country, and then only hear about bad things when they’re happening internationally. I thought …

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Kids Travel for Free to Santa Fe for Spring Break

If you’re still dreaming of taking a family vacation for Spring Break, here is a great opportunity for your family to experience an enriching vacation at a great value! I know our family has been dreaming of a trip to the southwest, where the climate and culture is so different than what we’re used to …

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