Road trips are a quintessential family summer vacation. Each year, families hit the open road, an agenda of activities and adventures in hand, and a multitude of destinations loaded into their GPS. That includes our family! We enjoy the experiences, the open road, the changing venues as we wind our way through our road trip destinations. So where did this particular road trip take us?
SERIES – PHOTOS OF A FAMILY ROAD TRIP ADVENTURE Oh what a fabulous adventure this family vacation has been! From ancient explorations to challenging back country hikes, ziplining and river rafting too, there was not a dull moment to be found during our time on the road. Sadly though, as all good things come to an end, so does our family road trip. But not
Arches National Park is synonymous with drop-dead gorgeous scenery. With its stunning redrock formations and dramatic natural sandstone arches with names like Delicate Arch, Balanced Rock, Park Avenue, and Fiery Furnace, it’s no wonder millions of visitors flock to Arches National Park every year! Perhaps the best way to experience Arches is to park the car and get out, to explore on foot all those amazing natural
Arches National Park attracts millions of visitors every year, and no wonder! With over 2,000 natural sandstone arches, incredibly scenic vistas like Park Avenue and Balanced Rock, and challenging hiking trails with the dubious names of Devil’s Garden and Fiery Furnace, Arches offers fabulous views and outdoor adventures sure to please practically everyone. Perhaps the best way to experience this amazing national park is to park the car
Wow! Warm weather is finally upon us. Fields are bursting forth with colorful floral displays. Backyard barbecues are heating up. Schools are rapidly approaching the summer break. You know what that means? The quintessential summer family road trip is just around the corner! Each year our family travels include at least one road trip. Why? Because they are just so much fun! They also make wonderful opportunities
Series – Photos of a Family Road Trip Adventure Welcome to Aztec Ruins National Monument, the next stop on this family road trip adventure. Once home to a thriving ancestral Pueblo settlement, this World Heritage site is now home to an impressive array of stone structures and artifacts, all that remains of this ancient village. Explore with us the remains of an ancestral Pueblo Indian village.
Heading out on the road this Holiday season? Planning a road trip of epic proportion? All those other holiday drivers can lead to freeway frenzy, highway hazards, and long hours inside a moving vehicle. That epic road trip may result in seemingly endless hours on the open road. So what’s there to do when stuck for hours on end seatbelted within the confines of a car? Play
It’s summer time! You know what that means. It’s time for a road trip to destinations far and wide! But where to go? And what to see along the way? Here’s a superb road trip idea for you. Go on a U.S. National Parks road trip! Not only are the national parks amazing displays of beauty, places of incredible adventures, and sites of fascinating history and archeology, they
The Wild West. The Badlands. Dinosaurs. National Parks. Entertaining musicals. Outdoor adventures. History lessons brought to life. Great family fun. All describe what awaits travelers to western North Dakota, and the tiny town of Medora. Medora has all the makings of a wonderful family vacation. Or as was the case for us, a multi-day stopover destination on a summer family road trip through western United
Wow! Where did the summer go! It seems like just yesterday we were enjoying the dog days of summer. Then poof! It’s October, and harbingers of autumn surround us: colorful pumpkins artfully displayed at local farmers’ markets, front yards done up in frightfully festive Halloween decorations, and crisp, cool morning air greets the start of our days. Perhaps the most iconic harbinger of fall? Expanses of