Travel Tips

How to Plan the Best Disney Experience for your Family

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The wonderful world of Disney and I go way back. All the way back to 1973, when I first visited Disneyland in California at the age of five. At that time, visiting Disneyland from far away eastern Canada was a really big deal. The Park hadn’t even been open for twenty years at that point, not that I noticed. I was too interested in It’s a Small World, the sweet treats, and my shiny new Minnie Mouse coin purse, which…

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It's no secret. British Columbia has some of the best provincial parks and campgrounds in Canada. Here's a list of our favorite campgrounds and camping in BC, and how to reserve your own spot in the great outdoors. #camping #explorebc #britishcolumbia

The Best Campgrounds and Camping in British Columbia

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It’s no secret. British Columbia has some of the most well-designed, best-located provincial (state) campgrounds anywhere in North America. We’ve camped all over this great land, and south of the 49th too, and those of us living and camping in BC know how lucky we are to have this all at our doorstep. The firewood may no longer be free, and you’ll have to reserve a spot in high summer to enjoy the great outdoors, but camping remains the cheapest and most…

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Family travel matters for memories, togetherness and lifelong learning, and these 27 tips and reasons highlight how to successfully plan family trips and vacations. {permalink} #familytravel #traveltips #travel

27 Reasons Why Family Travel Matters for your Family

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You could say that I’ve been working on this article for years. After all, I’ve been a family traveller for decades, either as a child or as a parent. I know why family travel matters for your family and mine. With the benefit of 20+ years of family travel under my belt, I feel pretty secure in putting pen to paper – or 1s and 0s on the screen – to share two decades worth of tried, tested and true…

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Packing a suitcase for a family trip can be stressful. These helpful tips on how to pack a suitcase for a family trip will have you ready to fly in no time. #packingtips #packing #familytravel #traveltips #howtopackasuitcase

How to Pack a Suitcase for a Family Trip

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Planning family trips is exciting, but there can be challenges. For many people, packing can be surprisingly stressful. What to bring, what not to bring, so many outfit choices, so many shoes. But the phrase ‘I have nothing to wear!‘ does not hold true for those savvy travellers who know how to pack a suitcase for a family trip. As a professional writer and family travel expert, I’ve streamlined my suitcase packing, and that of my family members, down to a…

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Expert tips and advice on how to plan the perfect pre-baby trip and choose from some of the best babymoon destinations around the world.

The Best Babymoon Destinations Around the World

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Over the past few years, the babymoon holiday has grown in popularity as couples look for ways to celebrate their relationship before the arrival of that new bundle of joy. Let’s face it, the destination and activity choices are nearly endless! So we’ve canvassed the globe for expert recommendations on where to go. These writers have experienced these destinations first-hand, and have the goods on how to plan the perfect pre-baby trip. Here’s our inspiring list of best babymoon destinations around the…

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