Passport Day in the USA

Obtaining a passport is an unpleasant task; which is precisely why so many people put it off until the last minute. Some even turn down opportunities to travel, for lack of a valid passport....

5 Destinations around London That Are Perfect to See With Your Kids: Legoland

Legoland, in Windsor is full of great rides and attractions that the whole family will love. From crazy roller coasters to enchanting mazes, there really is something for everyone at Legoland!

Zoo Leipzig to Unveil Gondwanaland

Visitors to Zoo Leipzig, in Germany, will have access to an incredible new experience, starting July 1st, with the opening of Gondwanaland. Zoo Leipzig, aptly called “the zoo of the future” has pulled...

Awesome People on Incredible Journeys

Every time I get ready to congratulate myself on the cool things I’m doing, I look over and there’s someone else doing something much, much cooler. That’s one of the humbling things about travel, I...

Peggy of the Cove

Three days, we drove, to take a picture of the dog by the ocean – true story. That’s not the whole story, but it is true. Back when we were hunting for our first house,...

Featured Review: Trunki Suitcase For Kids!

When we go away we now bring with us 4 suitcases, 2 strollers and 2 carry-ons – which is a lot for mom and dad to tote. I have long waited for the day that...

Idaho’s Salmon River is Flowing White and Rapid This Season

Heavy snowfall doesn’t always elicit cheers from the masses, but substantial late winter precipitation, combined with above average snowpack in the mountains of the North West United States, has signalled good news for outdoor...

Person-to-Person Licenses Set to Increase Legal Travel for Americans to Cuba

A couple of years ago, I was part of a tour group, visiting Havana.  We stopped at a shop that sold cigars, rum and coffee.  Everybody went on a spending spree; everybody, except one...

Dr. Beach Names Top 10 U.S. Beaches For 2014

Few people would argue that the perfect beach makes the perfect vacation. Stephen Leatherman, a.k.a. “Dr. Beach” has been ranking beaches for 23 years, and uses 50 criteria, with rankings from 1 to 5,...

Travel Gear for Parents – Our Top 7 Picks!

Traveling with kids can be stressful – especially if you haven’t brought the right gear. Carrying a heavy baby through the airport, paying extra to check gear and having your little one get lose on the plane can get an relaxing vacation off to a rocky start.

Happy Birthday Canada! We List Some of The Celebrations Planned Across The Country

Tomorrow will mark Canada's 144th Birthday and while everyone will be watching our Nation's capital for coverage of the Royal visit there is a long list of celebrations planned around the country. As always Ottawa...

Five Awesome U.S. Destinations You Should See With Your Kids – Part 1: ...

At least once in every childhood, there should be an epic road trip to an epic destination. The Grand Canyon is such a place.