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 Midwest Travel Ideas for Families

There's more than Lake Michigan to see in the Midwest. We've put together a short list of fun, family-friendly vacation spots to check out.


Top 10 Summer Travel Destinations for Families

Summertime means school is out and families are ready to escape town. But traveling with kids in tow requires a little extra consideration. What are 10 vacation spots that'll make everyone happy?

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

Sending your child off to camp this summer? If you've researched camps and bought all the clothes and gear, you know it's a big investment. Plus, you'll miss your little one, and you want to make sure she's taken care of. Do you really want to know the whole story? Here goes.

Plan Your Maui Trip Like the Gosselins

Want to plan a family vacation in Maui like the Gosselins? Here are some of the fun activities from their itinerary.

Everything I Need to Know I Learned ... Caribou Tracking

You're sure to discover some valuable life lessons while tracking caribou in Alaska. Take a moment to appreciate everything Alaska as to offer and explore our caribou tracking gallery.

Everything I Need to Know I Learned ... Halibut Fishing

You're sure to pick up some life lessons on summer vacation by halibut fishing in Alaska. See amazing pictures of halibut fishing and take in everything Alaska has to offer.

Everything I Need to Know I Learned ... Salmon Fishing

A famous author once claimed that he learned everything he needed to know in kindergarten. That may well be true, but you could also pick up plenty of life lessons during a day of say -- salmon fishing!

10 Things Alaska and Alabama have in Common

Two new TLC shows, "Sarah Palin's Alaska" and "Dixie Divas," may seem to feature two states without a lot in common: Alaska and Alabama. However, we did some digging and came up with 10 surprising commonalities between the two.

You Know You're In Alaska When ...

Alaska has some of the most dazzling light shows in nature. It is a wonderful place to relax and take in everything nature has to offer. Explore our Alaska pictures and find out what you've been missing!

Everything I Need to Know I Learned ... Camping

Many people credit their parents with teaching them everything they need to know, but some life lessons only come with experience. Camping in Alaska is sure to teach you valuable life skills that'll help you survive no matter what comes your way.

Everything I Need to Know I Learned ... Panning for Gold

Regardless of what you learned in school, you're sure to pick up some life lessons on summer vacation by panning for gold in Alaska. Whether you hit pay dirt or not, you'll have tons of fun.