Useful holiday and travel tips for families
Going on holidays is a great way to relieve us from work stress and regular family routine, diverting our
attention from the regular monotonous life to a more relaxing and peaceful environment. Add to it going to a great
holiday and travel destination and you will be truly getting away from a daily grind into a holiday paradise.
Affordable Family Summer Vacation
Summer time is usually the best time of the year to go on a family holiday
trip. It is unfortunately also the most expensive time for a vacation, especially with family. But
with some good choosing and planning, it doesn't have to be so. Here are some tips for a family
summer vacation on a budget.
Canadian Vacation Ideas for Couples
Choosing a right destination for your romantic vacation as a couple can
create a real 'apple of discord' in a relationship, just as much as selecting a right destination
for a family holiday. Everyone has an idea what's the best destination. Here are some Canadian
vacation ideas for couples that can help.
Family Friendly Party Destinations
Holiday itself is a celebration of life, cultures and the natural beauty that
surrounds us. Apart from personal and family celebrations, holidays are the best excuse to party.
Choose crazy and unusual places for your parties. Here are some of the best family-friendly outdoor
destinations for partying.
Family Friendly Travel
Europe offers some of the best family-friendly holiday and travel
destinations, welcoming you with open arms with its many holiday attractions. We take a look at
five of the best cities in Europe, which offer exquisite attractions and accommodation facilities
Family Fun Beach Vacations
When you think a family vacation, one of the first thing that comes to mind
are theme parks. But all those rides, as fun as they can be, eventually get tiresome. So, why not
do the obvious and take a family beach trip? Here are some of the compelling why family beach
vacations make sense.
Family Vacation Planning Tips
One of the greatest experiences for a family are family vacation getaways,
with an added fun when you have pets. They're great opportunities for all family members to bond,
including pets. But how you make sure those memories are good? Here are some tips for planning a
family vacation and caring for your pet.
Find Cheap Family Holiday
When you are travelling with family, it's only natural that you seek the best
deals you can get. Holidays can be expensive and family holidays even more so. Find out
how to get best family holiday packages that won't break your budget
while you enjoy your favourite holiday destination.
Get Your Kids Excited About Hiking
In family you're always looking for ways to
strengthen the ties and create new connections. This is best done through new and interesting
activities. One of those is hiking and trekking. Read why you need to get your children ready and excited about
hiking, to stimulate their growth and development.
Guide to Buying Travel Insurance
As with any other situation, travel insurance policies are designed to
provide coverage in case something goes wrong. The amount you pay for the coverage will be
calculated based on many different factors, not the least type of travel. Read our guide to
different types of travel insurance available.
Keep Memories of Your Vacations
Time spent on vacations with your family and loved ones should be cherished
for precious memories it creates. But you should also preserve those memories as lifelong
treasures, to share and remember later. Put some effort in saving your precious moments in these
Order Steak Like an Expert
No matter where you are, in your home town or your favourite holiday
destination, you will want to enjoy a steakhouse meal (unless you are a vegetarian). but you have
to place your order well, to avoid being disappointed. Here are some tips on how to order your
steak like a pro.
Organize for Family Vacation
When you are planning to travel on a family vacation, you need to organize
the things for entire family, not just yourself. So, you need to be smart in your planning and
cover all basics. We have put together a list of essentials for your to think of whilst packing for
your family holiday.
Preparing Your Home for Vacation
Before you go on a family vacation, there's so much that needs to be done.
Not only with double-checking all bookings and packing, but especially with ensuring your home
safety while you're away. Follow this guide to preparing your home before vacation and taking
Spring Break Vacations for Families
Spring break is a great opportunity for families to get together, before
summer vacation crowds take over many destinations. It's also an opportunity to think 'outside of
the box' and choose a different spring break vacation. If you are an outgoing family, we give you
four different ideas for an outdoor spring break.
Teen Drunk Driving
Consumption of alcohol is illegal for teenagers in the United States and many
other countries. But that usually doesn't stop them from drinking and driving. As parents,
it's important to set rules for your teen and explain the consequences of
breaking these rules, before you let your teen drive.
Tips for Planning a Family
When you are planning a family's long-awaited holiday, or a weekend getaway,
it can be a stressful process. But with the right approach and taking care of house
responsibilities while away, your holiday with family can be a great adventure to look forward
Travel Guide to Mexico for
Visit to Mexico can be both interesting and educational for people of all
ages. This includes young people who anticipate that a trip to Mexico will involve a lot of
excitement. If you are traveling to Mexico, it will help to learn some basic Spanish before going
on your trip south of the border.
the Holy Land in Israel
We often look for holidays that are unique and memorable. If you are of
Christian denomination, perhaps your once-in-a-lifetime holiday adventure would be to visit the
Holy Land. It's a great way to combine a unique travel experience with a religious fulfilment and
Budget travel tips
We have included in this section some of our favourite useful tips to help families on a shoestring budget save
both time and money when organising their family vacation travel. Organising family holidays can put a huge strain
on the parents and the purse, so I hope you find some of these tips will come in handy and make the planning a
whole lot easier.
Plus we include some travel resources for the travellers with disability - see below.
Spending your holiday time with family
Holidays are special days dedicated for travel and recreation. They give us ample time to share fun activities
and enjoy sightseeing with our family members. Holidays are mostly spent away from home, as visiting new places and
experiencing divergent cultures brings us immense pleasure.
Holiday and travel trips provide relaxation and comfort from the busy lifestyle. They divert our attention from
the regular routine work, and refresh the mind and the body.
The family members or friends get a chance to interact with each other and enjoy holiday activities together.
This brings the family closer and help build the pool of shared great memories. When organized well, family
holidays can strengthen the family unit.
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Family Holiday and Travel Resources
Guide to Flying With
Parking4Less have created an in-depth guide to make traveling safer and easier for people with disabilities. The
guide is called “The Full Guide to Flying with a Disability” and offers plenty of valuable
information such as:
• Understanding the struggle disabled travellers face when they try to fly. Figures show 57% of these
travellers said they had difficulty when accessing an airport or flying. 33% of people also said they were
unhappy with the service provided for them at the airport.
• The barriers disabled travellers face when they fly. Did you know that 26 wheelchairs are damaged across
the world on a daily basis? And some of these can cost tens of thousands to replace!
• Practical advice on the best places to visit as a disabled holidaymaker, how to book up a hotel room which
is right for you and how to get special assistant on your flight if you need it. The resource also covers
medical information which you might find useful.
Other helpful tips and resources that can make planning and taking a trip abroad safe and easy for those with
disabilities. Feel free to check-out the guide below:
Car Seat Safety Guide
Teens4Safety's mission is to spread safety resources that will help people avoid disasters, as well as make
it a little safer out there for all of us. Car crashes are the leading case of death for children ages 1-13 and
many of those deaths could have been avoided with simple adjustments in car seat installation and child
Our focus now is on car seat safety with this link to Car Seat Safety Guide.
This guide explains how to make sure children are safely secure in their car seats, which incorporates charts
and graphics to help visual learners.