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Adventure | Destinations | Summer Travel Destinations for Families

When school is out, many families hit the road. Read up on RV trips, camping and summer vacations in these articles.

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5 Fun West Coast Travel Ideas for Families

Over a thousand miles in length, the West Coast is packed with potential travel destinations. Learn more about some of those popular vacation spots here.


The Ultimate Family-Friendly Resorts Quiz

 The Ultimate Family-Friendly Resorts Quiz

What are your important must haves for a family-friendly resort? Take this quiz to learn more about must haves at family-friendly resorts. See more »

Top 10 Summer Travel Destinations for Families

 Top 10 Summer Travel Destinations for Families

Summer travel destinations for families are a fun way to spend time together. Learn about the top 10 summer travel destinations for families. See more »

The Ultimate Alaska and Alabama Quiz

 The Ultimate Alaska and Alabama Quiz

What 10 things could Alaska and Alabama have in common? Take this quiz to learn about the things Alaska and Alabama have in common. See more »

The Ultimate Fishing with Kids Quiz

 The Ultimate Fishing with Kids Quiz

Fishing with your kids can be a great way to spend time with them. Take our quiz and discover the fun you can have fishing with your kids. See more »

The Ultimate Northeast Travel Ideas for Families Quiz

 The Ultimate Northeast Travel Ideas for Families Quiz

These fun Northeast travel ideas for families will help you plan a vacation. Find out how much you know about fun Northeast travel ideas for families. See more »

The Ultimate Midwest Travel Ideas for Families Quiz

 The Ultimate Midwest Travel Ideas for Families Quiz

Plan your vacation with five fun Midwest travel ideas for families. Take this quiz to find out what you know about fun Midwest travel ideas for families. See more »

The Ultimate Southern Travel Ideas for Families Quiz

 The Ultimate Southern Travel Ideas for Families Quiz

These fun Southern travel ideas for families may help you plan a great family vacation. Quiz yourself about some fun Southern travel ideas for families. See more »

Take It or Leave It: Beach Packing Quiz

 Take It or Leave It: Beach Packing Quiz

Beach packing is sometimes a challenge. What should stay, what should go? Take our Beach Packing Quiz to find out the best 10 items to take with you. See more »

10 Things the Camp Counselor Doesn't Want You to Know

 10 Things the Camp Counselor Doesn't Want You to Know

Could the camp counselor be keeping secrets from you? Find out what the camp counselor doesn't want you to know about your kid's summer camp. See more »

Plan Your Maui Trip Like the Gosselins

 Plan Your Maui Trip Like the Gosselins

There are many things your might not know about planning a vacation to Maui. Learn how to plan your vacation to Maui like the Gosselins did here. See more »