Our Trips »

February 6, 2016 – 7:00 pm

Between the years 2010 and 2015, I visited just about every children’s museum, public museum, history museum, and discovery center in the state of Wisconsin (with the exception of the Northwood’s Children’s Museum in Eagle …

Read the full story »

Hotels, resorts, motels and even a few campgrounds, chosen to be road-trip and family-friendly.

Feed Me

No fast food or chicken strips. Fun, kid-centered food that the whole family will love.


The best new geocaching events and destinations for your next road trip.


The best family-friendly destinations and special offers.

Trip Planning

A good road trip takes some planning, here's the help you need.

Home » Archive by Tags

Articles tagged with: vacation rental

Cooking in a Vacation Rental (and Still Enjoying Vacation)

April 26, 2012 – 12:01 pm
family at dinner table

One of the most common questions we’re asked about family road trips is: “How do you save money?” And there are always lots of questions about picky eaters, finding healthy food and sticking to schedules …

Guest Post: Top 5 Family Road Trips

July 13, 2011 – 7:49 am

Looking for a vacation spot that won’t break the bank? We asked Dan Weisman of Flipkey.com, a leading vacation rental website, to give us some suggestions of destinations that are road trip worthy, great for families and fun to visit.

Guest Post: Top 5 Tips for Winter Vacation Rentals

November 8, 2010 – 7:55 am
kids vacation rental winter

Most travelers think of heading to a vacation rental with the family for a summer beach vacation. However, the winter can be a great time to stay in a vacation rental, too.

Top 5 Tips For Reserving a Vacation Rental

June 3, 2010 – 6:50 am
Vacation Rental Hot Tub

Staying in a vacation rental home is becoming increasingly popular for family vacations, especially because vacation rentals can be a fantastic value. With the growth of the popularity and availability of vacation rentals, there are some important things you can do to insure your visit will be everything you hoped for and more.

Top 10: Best Family-Friendly Spots to Rent a Condo

August 17, 2009 – 7:02 am
Red Wolf Lakeside Lodge

It doesn’t really matter whether you think the recession is over or not. The kids still want to see Grandma for the holidays. Heck, you probably want to see family or friends for the holidays too. But, airline tickets and rental cars might not be in the budget. The perfect solution could be a multi-family road trip. Just rent a condo, pack everyone in, and celebrate like you live there.