Road Trip

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Author: Kyle McCarthy

Tags : Cheap Vacation, Couples, Europe, North America, Road Trip, Teens, USA

Tech Tools Make Car Rentals Easier And Better

Corporate consolidation and price wars have diminished the customer experience with most car rentals, so it’s great to see a company like Hertz devoting attention to family needs. How many of us have waited on interminable rental car lines while our kids topple the luggage and lean on the rental agent’s counter and whine? Those days may soon be over.

Tech Makes Car Rentals Quicker All Around

Families booking a rental car with Hertz and many of the other major brands can expect:

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Author: Katie Ambrosini

Tags : Air Travel, Baby, Cheap Vacation, Kids, Road Trip, Shopping, Teens

Healthy Fun Snacks For Hungry Family Travelers

If you’re looking for healthy, organic and easily transportable snacks that you’re kids will enjoy, don’t despair. You have a few options that will satisfy everyone in the family without leaving too much of a mess.

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Author: Family Travel Forum Staff

Tags : California, Camping, Cheap Vacation, Custom Trip Planning, Kids, North America, Road Trip, San Diego, USA

Custom Itinerary: San Diego To Yellowstone By RV

Q. Darlene K. of Poway, California asks for recommended campgrounds to accommodate her 28-foot-long RV on the route between her home and Yellowstone.

A. Thank you for your inquiry about campgrounds along the route from San Diego in California to Yellowstone National Park in Wyoming/Montana.  

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Author: Doc Holiday

Tags : Air Travel, Baby, Cheap Vacation, Road Trip

Healthy Vacations During Pregnancy

Pregnancy, vacation and good health can mix easily -- even travel by air shouldn't be a problem -- as long as you follow a few common sense tips from Doc Holiday.  Just make sure your physician or medical caregiver is aware of your travel plans beforehand.

Tips for Safe Vacationing When You Are Pregnant

With a little extra planning and a few precautions, pregnant women should not encounter any problems. But I do recommend, if possible, that you not travel alone.

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Author: Family Travel Forum Staff

Tags : Cheap Vacation, Christmas Holiday, Kids, Road Trip, Winter Getaway

Ten Safety Tips For Winter Road Trips

Highway safety is a major concern on family road trips, especially in winter when snow and ice can make driving conditions especially treacherous. With the arrival of the winter holidays comes sometimes treacherous -- rainy, icy, snowy -- driving conditions.

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Author: Judith L Teich

Tags : Cheap Vacation, Kids, Mexico, Museums & Culture, New Mexico, North America, Road Trip, Step & Single Parents, Teens, USA

Single Moms Tame The West: New Mexico With Kids

These adventuring single moms show that museums and monuments aren't just for parents as they take two active boys on a road trip through Colorado and New Mexico.

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Author: Kyle McCarthy

Tags : Cheap Vacation, Kids, Multigen, Museums & Culture, North America, Road Trip, Teens, USA, Wyoming

Cheyenne Wyoming Welcomes Families

Cheyenne, Wyoming describes itself as the place to "come live the legend" and during the annual Cheyenne Frontier Days -- one of the world's largest rodeos -- those legendary days of the Wild West really do come to life. At any time of year, though, families can appreciate Cheyenne's colorful 19th-century history by visiting the railroads, cattle baron mansions and Victorian architecture that dot the one-story town.

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Author: Jaclyn Stockton-Sooy

Tags : Cheap Vacation, Europe, Germany, Kids, Road Trip

Germany's Romantic Road

The scenic rural area that lines Germany's so-called Romantic Road provides unusual opportunities for family touring, making it one of Europe's favorite road trips.

Just about anyone who has ever traveled to Germany will be familiar with the medieval walled city of Rothenburg ob der Tauber. It is one of Germany's most visited towns and is set high on a plateau along the "Romantic Road.”

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Author: Family Travel Forum Staff

Tags : Cheap Vacation, Family Reunion, Kids, Multigen, Road Trip

Top Ten Ways To Make A Reunion With In-Laws A Real Vacation

Wondering how to enjoy both a cheap vacation and a family reunion that's much better than a staycation? Here are our 10 Tips for turning family events into real vacations.

You Be the Party Planner

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Author: Dale Cooper

Tags : Blogs, Camping, Cheap Vacation, Kids, North America, Road Trip, USA

Family Camping Trip Options

When you think about camping, what do you picture? Do you see a tent, or a pop-up camper? Are you boiling spring water, or drinking from the campground water spigot? Camping means different things to different people, from the hardcore, mountaineering types, to the comfort-seeking log cabin dwellers. Use this basic guide to the different levels of family camping to determine which is right for you and your family.
 
Roughing it

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