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Seven, fabulous fall vacation ideas and destination options to help cure your wanderlust for off-peak autumnal travel adventures. Number four is one of our favorites!

Perfect Vacay Destinations to Cure Your Fall Wanderlust

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The lazy, dog days of summer may mute the ticking countdown to back-to-school-and-work. But we all know what’s coming. Take heart, these seven, fabulous fall vacation ideas and destination options will help cure your wanderlust for continuing travel adventures in the off-peak autumn season. Seven Fall Vacation Ideas + Destinations Vancouver, Canada Vancouver is well known for natural beauty, but the city’s cultural scene really shines in the fall. The International Film Festival and Vancouver Writers Fest are just two…

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Keep the heat at bay on your next holiday. How to stay fashionable and fun during your summer travels. | thetravellingmom.ca

How to Stay Fashionable and Fun on Your Summer Travels

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Summer will soon be upon us, and one of the best parts of the season is gearing up for those summer travel plans. But, it’s no secret that the rising temperature can sometimes have travelling moms and dads feeling less than excited during a long voyage. It’s difficult to beat the heat in style while lugging bags through the airport or pulling them in and out of the car during a hot and humid road trip. This handy guide on how to…

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Cruising is a great way to travel with the family. These savvy travel tips on how to cruise with kids of all ages will keep you happy on the high seas. | thetravellingmom.ca

How to Cruise with Kids of All Ages

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Cruising with kids is a great way to travel as a family. After all, meals and rooms are taken care of as part of your booking. There’s no schlepping suitcases and bags from hotel to hotel, and you can visit as many ports of call as you wish on your itinerary. Whether you have babies or toddlers, tweens or teenagers, a cruise vacation can meet the needs of kids of all ages, and keep travelling parents happier and more relaxed. Cruising is equally great for…

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Educating your kids through the travel experience is one of the greatest gifts you can give them.

8 Trip Planning Tips for Educational Family Holidays

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We are all experiential learners. As wonderful as it is to read about places and things that interest us, we need to experience those places and things. This allows us to learn and appreciate our world, and our own lives, in a deeper, more lasting, and more meaningful way. In planning family travel with young children, the opportunities to open up their minds to new things, people, places and experiences are nearly limitless. The fact that you may be planning a…

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Planning your trip finances will go a long way to ensuring happy and worry-free holiday. How to make and stay on a travel budget. | thetravellingmom.ca

How to Make and Stay on a Travel Budget

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Do you have a travel budget? Whether you’re watching your pennies or partying like its 1999, smart travellers keep track of spending while on the road. There are many reasons why minding your finances makes good travel sense. If you make and stay on a tight travel budget, you want to ensure that you keep to that budget and don’t overspend. Running out of money while on holiday is a nightmare scenario. If you have more financial latitude, you should…

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