Trip Planning

Two Paws Up for Rover.com

While we consider our dog a member of our family and travel with her whenever and wherever possible, she makes the occasional trip to the local kennel. During our recent trip to Mexico for spring break, we spent over $350…


Combatting Motion Sickness on Road Trips

Nothing can change a road trip from awesome to awful like a bout of motion sickness. Even the most seasoned of road warriors has likely encountered this miserable feeling, personally or with a passenger. From curvy roads to lack of…


Family Camping in a Yurt

When we heard the gray whales were beginning to migrate down the Oregon coast, we decided to make a quick overnight trip to Pacific Ocean. As with most last-minute trips to a desirable destination, rates for hotels and B&Bs were…



Hamburg, Germany with Kids

Normally we road trip for spring break, but this year we headed across the Atlantic Ocean for a solid week exploring the port city of Hamburg, Germany. Connected to the North Sea by the Elbe River, a complex of rivers…