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8 Best Things to Do in St Kitts

Saint Kitts is a beautiful island covered in rolling waves of sugarcane butting up against endless beaches of both the Caribbean and Atlantic Oceans. But it’s so much more than just beaches. “Once a year, go someplace you’ve never been before.” – … Read more

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13 Must Know Tips For Planning Your First Cruise

Planning your first cruise can be an exciting but nerve wracking time but we’ve broken it down into baby steps with helpful tips for choosing the perfect combination for your first cruise vacation. There are so many cruise lines, ships, … Read more

Family Travel Guide to Haines Alaska

Do Not Visit Haines Alaska Until You Read This

Small towns tend to dominate when you visit Alaska, but this one is really worth your time. Haines Alaska has everything from epic hikes to delicious brews. These are our top picks for an inspiring visit in the Adventure Capital … Read more

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5 Best Natural Springs in Florida to Visit This Summer

Whether you’re looking for springs for swimming in Florida, camping, hiking, canoeing, kayaking, tubing, scuba diving or even swimming with mermaids and manatees, natural freshwater springs in Florida are a beloved family outing and definitely worth the drive. While Florida … Read more

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How to Stay Safe (and Sane) in a Hostel

Friendly tips on making your hostel stay more comfortable. Addresses both safety and practical issues like snoring roommates. Traveling can be stressful. You’re sleeping in a strange place, eating strange food, getting used to a different time zone. You’re swamped … Read more

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The Aruba Butterfly Farm and Fun Facts for Kids

Elephants are the largest land animal and Cheetah’s are by far the fastest (with Ostriches coming in at second place!); but one of the most interesting animals in the world is the Butterfly. Scientists estimate that there are between 15,000 and … Read more

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How to Plan the Perfect Getaway

Readers of our blog know the importance we put on travel, from exotic locations in Europe to road-tripping right here at home throughout the United States. As things in 2021 look much more opportunistic than in 2020, it’s time to … Read more

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Staying Healthy While Traveling 

Staying in shape and healthy is essential for everyone all of the time, but even more so while traveling. Whether you’re spending long hours in the car on a road trip or on a plane with tons of people who … Read more

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The Must Have Checklist for Camping

Summer is approaching and that means one thing – Vacation! My husband and I both grew up in Michigan and our summer vacations revolved around camping. In the only place where “Up North” is considered a destination, we have become … Read more

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Toiletry Bag Essentials for International Travelers

As an international traveler, you can’t take anything for granted. In faraway places, you’re often unable to speak the local language, are unfamiliar with the landscape around you, and may find yourself in the middle of a time crunch. In … Read more