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5 ways to encourage young adventurers

• Updated on  June 23, 2018 at 7:15 pm
Here are five ways to encourage the next generation of outdoor adventurers. Read More

6 tips to save big on a trip to Tokyo

• Updated on  June 23, 2018 at 7:16 pm
Here are some tips to enjoy a luxury Tokyo getaway for less. Read More

5 places where you can enjoy the wide open spaces

• Updated on  June 16, 2018 at 6:10 pm
Here are five places where cowboys and cowgirls can enjoy the wide open spaces. Read More

Yoga takes off at the airport

Delayed flights and long layovers can lead to frustration over wasted hours sitting and waiting. Flying can also pose a health challenge. That’s where yoga comes in. Read More

Take these routes, become road scholars

• Updated on  May 26, 2018 at 6:09 pm
Road Trip! Buckle up and cruise our scenic byways for exceptional beauty, wildlife and history. Here are five to consider. Read More

See California and more just like a rock star

• Updated on  May 26, 2018 at 6:14 pm
The kind of tricked-out buses associated with rock-star tours will drive a new kind of road trip with the debut of the travel company Roadies. Read More

Spend the night at a lighthouse

• Updated on  May 19, 2018 at 5:41 pm
For centuries, lighthouses have offered a beacon for ships seeking safe passage through fog, storms and treacherous waters. Today, many of those towering structures also provide a safe harbor for families interested in sleeping amid seafaring history. Here are five to consider. Read More

5 travel spots for women to consider

• Updated on  May 12, 2018 at 6:28 pm
Girls — as in grandmothers, mothers, daughters, aunts and nieces — just want to have fun and explore together. Multiple research reports indicate an increasing number of women are seeking new adventures at home and abroad. Here are five to consider. Read More

How to catch the lowest possible airfares

• Updated on  May 12, 2018 at 6:28 pm
Airfares can change in a heartbeat, high one minute and low the next, and the trick is to buy when a fare on your route becomes a bargain. Read More

7 ways to save on your next national park trip

• Updated on  May 12, 2018 at 6:27 pm
America’s national parks are brimming with natural wonders: cascading waterfalls, towering redwoods, white sand beaches. But visiting these gems can cost money and soon will get a little pricier: Many parks will increase entrance fees by $5 June 1. Here are seven ways to plan a cheaper trip. Read More

5 places to relish the natural beauty of our nation’s rivers

• Updated on  April 28, 2018 at 5:49 pm
This year marks the 50th anniversary of the creation of the Wild & Scenic Rivers Act, which protects more than 12,000 miles of pristine waterways. Here are five places where you and your family can relish the natural beauty of our nation’s rivers. Read More

Meet the new travel agents (aka travel networks)

• Updated on  April 28, 2018 at 5:48 pm
How do these networks stack up against each other? Here is a breakdown of some top networks. Read More

Layovers prove an attractive option

• Updated on  April 21, 2018 at 5:55 pm
Travelers with ambitious travel plans may find new multicity routes at bargain rates that may make a layover worthwhile. Read More

5 places where the good times roll

• Updated on  April 21, 2018 at 6:08 pm
Sing a song. Tap your feet. Dance the night away. Gather your clan and discover the history and inspiration behind some of our country’s most popular music. Here are five places where the good times roll. Read More

5 tips for flying with baby

• Updated on  April 14, 2018 at 6:03 pm
Babies travel too. If you plan to be up in the air with a new member of the clan, here are five tips to consider: Read More

Google really wants to take you there

• Updated on  April 7, 2018 at 6:13 pm
Google has added features to Google Flights, its airfare search and comparison tool. Now users can see what’s included (or not) with fare types like basic economy. Read More

5 ideas to inspire your future travel plans

• Updated on  April 7, 2018 at 6:11 pm
May what matters most inspire your family’s future travel plans. Here are five ideas to consider. Read More

Sunshine in paradise: 5 ideas to consider

• Updated on  March 31, 2018 at 6:05 pm
Enjoy a sun-drenched family getaway in paradise. Here are five ideas to consider. Read More

Plan ahead for your National Park family vacation

• Updated on  March 24, 2018 at 5:49 pm
Choose from these historic gems to add a layer of history to your outdoor adventure. Read More

5 things to consider when you take a civil rights tour

• Updated on  March 17, 2018 at 5:52 pm
Embark on a journey of discovery and understanding when you and your family visit the destinations and landmarks that play a part in the American civil rights story. Here are five to consider. Read More

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