Travel Tips

Staying Connected on a Cruise
Cruise ship Wifi is notoriously poor, leaving passengers to wonder how they can get reliable internet at sea. These are some of your best options...

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48 Hours In Berlin
Berlin is an underrated city and less expensive than many of the other larger European capitals. If you are interested in history, particularly World War...

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Top 10 Things to Do in the Outer Banks Now
The Outer Banks is a 130-mile stretch of barrier islands just off the coast of North Carolina. Commonly referred to as the OBX, this National Seashore...

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Why You Should Vacation in Costa Rica
Did you know that Costa Rica has no army, a 98% literacy rate, and married women keep their last name? They also have great coffee...

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Winter Driving Safety Tips in Vermont
These days you can never be sure when the next nor’easter will blow into Vermont. Weather can be unpredictable, and winter can catch even the...

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Why Windstar Cruises are Beyond Ordinary
Windstar Cruises maintains that they are 180 Degrees from Ordinary. After sailing with them four times, I cannot refute that statement. In fact, they are extraordinary. Recently...

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Top 5 Things to Do In Porto
It is hard to believe I almost missed visiting Porto for the first time. During a recent Windstar cruise, I sailed from Dublin to Lisbon...

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How Not to Visit the 9/11 Memorial and Museum
He probably thought he wasn’t being disrespectful, or maybe he didn’t think about it at all. But when he answered his cell phone in the...

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The Perfect Weekend Getaway in Provincetown, MA
Living in New England, Cape Cod is our ideal destination for a quick weekend getaway. From Vermont, we can make it to the Cape in...

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7 Things You Absolutely Must Do In Jacksonville, Florida
Jacksonville is a unique vacation spot. As I found out on a recent trip to the area, there is something for everyone to do no matter what...

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What You Need to Know Before Taking Your First RV Trip
Taking an RV trip has been on my family’s travel bucket list for years. The idea of exploring several places in a short amount of...

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How to Choose the Perfect Summer Vacation Rental
Most families take a vacation at some point during the summer. With school out for a few months, it is an ideal time to take a...

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Why You Should Visit St. Simons Island, GA
St. Simons Island is the largest of the four barrier islands that make up the Golden Isles. Located on the southern tip of Georgia’s coast,...

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Seafood Sampler: Eating in Vero Beach, FL
Located on Central Florida’s Treasure Coast, Vero Beach is an unpretentious coastal town with lots to offer its visitors and residents year round. There are miles of pristine...

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Where to Eat in Nashville
When someone mentions Nashville, the first thing that usually comes to mind is Country Music. While it is true that Nashville is known as Music City,...

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4 Things To Do In the Riviera Nayarit
With 192 miles of pristine Pacific coastline vacationers are flocking to the Riviera Nayarit. Known primarily as a beach destination, there are plenty of places to spend a...

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Why Families Love Montreal
It is not hard for families to find things to do in Montreal. With a booming downtown and many of unique neighborhoods, families could spend weeks here exploring....

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Family Guide to Washington, DC
We fell in love with Washington, DC on our family’s first trip to the city last year. Since then the kids have been begging to go...

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Where to Eat in Lake Placid
On a recent weekend visit to Lake Placid, we quickly found out that 48 hours was not nearly enough time to sample all of the area...

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Highlights From a Trip to Washington, DC
Three days was barely enough to scratch the surface on a recent trip to Washington, DC with the kids. But we managed to jam in...

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Top Tips for Family Travel to Washington, DC
A Washington, DC Trip has been on my family travel bucket list for several years. I wondered what would be the ages to take them...

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Where to Stay on Eleuthera Bahamas
Eleuthera Bahamas is known for its pink sand beaches, turquoise ocean, and secluded snorkeling spots. It is a small outer island of the Bahamas, just a...

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Travel Book Review: The Family Traveler’s Handbook
  Traveling with kids can be daunting if you have never done it before. The planning, the packing, the car ride, the plane ride, the...

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A Hotel’s Warm Welcome
After a long day of travel, nothing says welcome like a little something extra left in our hotel room by the staff.  My family really appreciates...

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7 Things You Should Know About Montreal
Snow Shoeing at Night I never thought my first trip through Mount Royal Park would be trekking on snowshoes, or for that matter at night....

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One Love for U2 –  We Get to Share It
My husband and I have been U2 fans for more than 25 years. Collectively we have seen them over 30 times, across 3 countries, and in...

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