Posts Categorized: Family travel

Alaska – The Family Frontier

Our Family’s first time to Alaska, and it exceeded our expectations.  From the gorgeous mountain ranges and wild life, to the splendid seafood and family friendly dining.  Alaska is not just the last frontier, but a must for your family. We left our house on a Friday afternoon and arrived to Seatac Airport 2 hours… Read more »

10 Things to Know Before Visiting Alaska with Kids

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Ah…Alaska!  What a beautiful state to visit Our family called us at the end of April and said they were planning a last minute trip to Anchorage and the Kenai Peninsula and wanted us to join them.  Um..Yeah!  Ben and I have been wanting to go to Alaska for quite some time but other destinations… Read more »

A Road Trip Story

I was talking with one of our clients the other day. We were chatting about vacationing as children, especially road trips. She asked me, If I remembered my first road trip as a kid?  I thought about it, and I said, “Yeah, I actually do.” It was 1988.  I had just turned 12 and the tail… Read more »

The Ugly Truth About Your Vacation

Let’s play a game.  What image pops in your head, when you read, 7 Day Vacation?  If you have to close your eyes, go ahead I can wait.  Okay, you got it?  Now, I’m going to attempt to guess what you saw.  Ready? Sun Palm Trees Blue Water Beach Blue Skies Maybe a fancy drink in… Read more »

Daddy Goes To Ireland (part 1)

Ever since I can remember, I’ve always wanted to visit the British Isles…especially Ireland.  I can’t say why that area has always intrigued me.  The splendor of antiquity is just one of the of the many reasons I suppose.  I’m a sucker for history, and there are very few places on Earth that preserve history… Read more »

Cruisin with Daddy

  If you’ve read our past blogs, you’ve probably realized that our family likes to travel.  You’ve probably also noticed that our preferred method of travel is Cruises.  There are many different reasons why we prefer Cruise ships when on vacation, and don’t worry I won’t bore you with them on this blog.  No, this… Read more »

5 Tips to Consider Before Cruising

Cruising is one of the best ways to take the family on vacation.  There is something to do for everyone…all ages!  Some of the highlights of cruising include: endless food choices (even for picky eaters), each day you are in a different city, and tons of entertainment. Now there are a few things that the… Read more »