Travel Tips

Let's be real, it's a challenge to keep clean on the road. The Allurette washer bag elevates your hand wash laundry game and keep delicates and traveling clothes clean and bright.

How to Keep Your Underwear Clean on the Road

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Let’s talk delicates, shall we? How do you keep your underwear, swimsuits, baby and fitness clothes clean on the road? It’s not always easy, especially without ready access to laundry facilities or wash and fold services. I’m a huge minimalist packing advocate, and that’s only possible when you’re committed to some self service laundry work during your trip. I’ve tweaked my systems over the years, but am very happy to report that I’ve found a fabulous new addition to my…

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Booking hostels for families is a great way to stay and play abroad. Meet people from around the world, make new friends and save money on your next family trip by booking a hostel stay.

Why Hostelling Makes for an Excellent Travel Adventure

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Travellers have never had so many travel accommodation options. From home swaps to AirBnB, couch-surfing to good old-fashioned hotel stays, the ways to stay and play around the world seem nearly endless. And yet, one tried and true accommodation is roaring back with a vengeance, reminding you that hey, we’re still here, and oh yeah, we’re cool. Yes, hostels are back baby! Not that the old school youth hostel went anywhere of course. Hostel accommodation has been a mainstay for…

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Learning to travel with a dyslexic child takes patience and planning. These tips and strategies for dyslexia will empower families and kids to better enjoy the travel experience.

How to Travel with a Dyslexic Child

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The Travelling Mom is very pleased to welcome guest writer Paige McEachren. Paige is a mother of two, based in Montreal, Canada.  Whether it’s a day outing, a weekend getaway or one-week holiday, I love to hit the road with my kids. In our family, travelling comes with the added baggage of dyslexia. It’s taken time for our family to figure out how best to travel with a dyslexic child. There is no cure for dyslexia in children or adults. As much…

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From location, relaxing spa and top restaurants, the new JW Marriott Parq Vancouver luxury hotel property is one of the best places to stay in Vancouver, Canada.

The JW Marriott: One of the Best Places to Stay in Vancouver

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For locals interested in a romantic getaway, or visitors attending sporting events, shows and concerts in Vancouver’s entertainment district, the new JW Marriott offers something hip and different. And it’s not just due to the casino next door. As luxury hotels go, the JW Marriott Parq Vancouver has much to add to the local scene as one of the best places to stay in Vancouver. JW Marriott: One of the Best Places to Stay in Vancouver Booking.com JW Marriott Parq…

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Protecting your family while you're on vacation is a smart travel hack, and it doesn't have to cost a fortune. Why you should never leave home without adequate holiday travel insurance.

Proven Reasons Why You Need Holiday Travel Insurance

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When you become a parent, your world turns upside down, often in the best ways. Sure, you may be sleep-deprived and behind on the laundry, but that new center of your universe doesn’t care a whit. And all you care about is how to protect that new precious human in every way possible – is bubble-wrapping a baby a thing? No, but getting adequate travel insurance for when you finally venture beyond the front door is. It’s not just possible,…

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