Baseball Vacations: If You Plan It, They Will Come

Baseball truly is America’s game. It brings generations of fans together to either watch a Major League game or cheer on the little league or high school players in the family. With so many things beyond the game to explore, and the phrase “road trip” inexorably connected with Major League Baseball, little league outings and […]

How to Save Money at Universal Orlando Resort

When you’re ready to cast spells with Harry Potter, take on the dinosaurs of Jurassic Park or race down Volcano Bay’s waterslides at Universal Orlando Resort, keep in mind there are ways to save money during your time in the parks, so there’s plenty left over for a cup or two of Butter Beer (and […]

Family Fun at Arch London

Can “budget” and “luxury” exist in the same sentence? They can when hotel properties make a concerted effort to create family packages designed to ease the strain on the wallet while offering value for those hard-earned vacation dollars. A case in point is the Arch London, a posh boutique hotel near Hyde Park, wooing families […]

Phoenix for the Family

Seeing the uniquely beautiful deserts and otherworldly scenery of Phoenix, Ariz., can easily be done on a budget — you just have to know where to look. Active families, be prepared to get physical as seeing the sights in Phoenix requires a lot of walking, hiking, light climbing and traversing the impressive landscape for a […]

Upscale Camping in Europe on a Budget

Europe isn’t exactly known for its budget accommodations, especially when families are involved. One way to save big is by skipping the expensive hotels and pitching a tent, though not everyone’s idea of vacation is sleeping on the ground with squirming kids in tow. That’s where you can combine an upscale campground with a budget […]

AAA Deals for Families in Florida

Where do Floridians go on vacation? According to the AAA Consumer Pulse Survey, conducted online among residents living in Florida Oct. 10–30, 2017, a surprising number of them spend their leisure time right in their own state, enjoying the same theme parks the rest of us flock to. If you’re a resident, local theme parks […]