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Planning a trip to Mall of America?

Why not stay on site at the Radisson Blu, one of only 2 hotels attached to Mall of America. Here are the benefits of staying at the mall:

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Today in Boston we explored North End, the Italian neighborhood and had cannolis + cupcakes + coffee at Modern Pastry. Would you like to visit here?

What is the best restaurant in your area?


Just arrived for the next 3 nights. Any tips on things to see and do, places to eat, best way to get around, and where to get good coffee?

8 Non-Touristy Things to Do in Los Angeles

If you want to avoid the main tourist attractions check out this list for alternative things to do in LA.

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Biltmore House and Gardens in Asheville, North Carolina from above at 6:30am. Puts into perspective this 250 room house, the biggest private residence in America.

5 Memorable Native American Cultural Experiences in Montana

Have you been to Montana?

Not only does it have a stunning landscape, it is also rich in Native American history and culture. Here are 5 memorable ways to experience Native American culture in Montana.

Which one would you like to do first?

Lake Lure is one of our favorite places in North Carolina, and in the US actually. It's so pretty here and we love the serenity of being by a lake and just relaxing. Or going stand up paddle boarding, swimming, canoeing or on a boat cruise. On our recent visit we stayed at the "Lodge on Lake Lure" from where you can SUP or canoe, or just sit.

1. Where is your next trip?
2. How many sleeps?

Ethiopia travel guide - What to Do in Ethiopia

Here are some great trips if you are considering a trip to Ethiopia! Looks and sounds gorgeous!

Have you been?

Best restaurant experience on your travels?

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10 fun things to do in Williamsburg, Virginia

History + theme parks + sailing + famous Duck Donuts + more. Read all about what we got up to here:

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Biltmore Gardens, Asheville, North Carolina

We loved exploring the Biltmore Gardens after our Biltmore House tour. They feature some beautiful displays. Make sure you factor in enough time to tour the house + the gardens + the winery + the village. You could easily spend all weekend at Biltmore.

Amazing Things to Do in Florence, Italy (Insider's tips)

Do you want to visit Florence?

We do. Here's some great tips on what to see, eat, do and where to sleep, play and explore...

Do you need a passport for your cruise or not?

Helpful tips here to clear up any confusion so you can cruise stress free:

Family Travel To Singapore: Street Food, Aquaduck and Chinatown

Ever tried a traditional Singapore breakfast before? We show you what it is, plus a Ducktour on the Bay, and the best Indian food!

Come share your Singapore tips in the comments

10 Fun Things to Do in Williamsburg VA (plus where to eat & sleep)

10 things to do in Wiliamsburg, Virginia

If you are planning a trip to Williamsburg, check out this list of 10 fun things to do in the Greater Williamsburg area, plus 7 places to eat. Who knew you could have so much fun here!

5 Highlights of Litchfield National Park, Australia

Litchfield National Park is for nature lovers. The park offers stunning tropical waterfalls, swimming holes, monsoon rainforests, wildlife and much more!

What is the strangest themed restaurant you have heard of?

The Ultimate Family Holiday in Langkawi, Malaysia

Langkawi, Malaysia is a great destination for a family vacation.

The island of Langkawi offers culture, cuisine and adventure.

Just visited the Statue of Liberty. The audio tour was actually really interesting. When you visit, go as early in the morning as possible to beat the crowds. Have you been?

Family Road Trip Tips

It's Saturday night - or Sunday morning. Of course you want to hear some family travel road trip tips and inspirations to help plan your next trip!

Time to listen to my podcast chat with The Vacation Mavens! Lots of good tips here from the three of us.

This is the view we got from the top of Chimney Rock in North Carolina during our hike. This hike is one of the active things we did during our stay at Lake Lure. I think it was about 500 steps to the top. There's also a lovely walk to a waterfall where a scene from the movie The Last of the Mohicans was filmed. Have you done this hike?

They keep me young and make me dizzy

Do your kids keep you young, or make you dizzy? Or both?

My latest thoughts on traveling with kids and all the thrilling adventures they persist on me joining them on.

My visions of gentle hammock swings while reading the Dalai Lama still seem a long way off.

Where is the most awe inspiring place you have been?

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Hey from New York City....

Great night last night. We went to Broadway and watched Wicked. Another bucket list item ticked off my parents list!

Do you prefer traveling alone or with a group?

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Bucket List Tick!

Another amazing experience Caroline's parents have always wanted to do was see a show at the Grand Ole Opry in Nashville. And we highly recommend the backstage tour - we got to go inside the dressing rooms and see Rascal Flats warming up. Fantastic night! Have you been?

Best Things to Do in Maui on a Short Break

In Maui for a few days? Read on about the best things to do there!

Great Wolf Lodge Minnesota: a fun hotel near Mall of America

Got kids? Are you planning a trip to Mall of America in Bloomington, Minnesota? Or a trip to Minneapolis to see Paisley Park? We always have a good time staying at Great Wolf Lodge hotels with their indoor water parks. And the one in Minnesota is right near Mall of America. Read all about our recent stay!

Each morning in Nashville we'd park our car along Titans Way in front of the football stadium across the river from the city (free parking tip as parking in the city is expensive and limited) and then walk over the pedestrian bridge into the city. We got great views of the skyline as seen in this photo of Kalyra and Savannah with their pop taking in the scene.

QUESTION - what has been your best travel lesson or tip lately?

7 Reasons to Visit Mozambique

Mozambique looks like an unforgettable experience. Have you been? Here's why you should go!

Where would you like to travel next?

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Good morning from Gettysburg!

We are a little behind in updates, but we will catch up on updates from Nashville, Biltmore Estate and Lake Lure in North Carolina. This morning we had breakfast sitting at the counter of a historic diner in historic Gettysburg. Tick that off the list for Caroline's mum and dad!

Insider Tips - Things to Do in Prague

Who wants to visit Prague? Check out these travel tips from around the web.

Family Travel To Singapore: Shopping Street, Zoo and Singapore Food

You'll get to see just how pretty Singapore is! Plus, the fun of window shopping and eating with orangutans!

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The spirit just can't be contained

Do you feel that spirit within you moving?

In what form does it take: music, arts, dancing, writing, running, or creative play?

Let it out and create magic

I was stung by a bee for the first time OUCH!

My nasty little experience the other day. It was the first time I've been stung by a bee and it HURT!!

I had a slight reaction to which was scary.

Have you been stung by a bee before? Have you experienced any reaction?

How do you think traveling to a lot of different countries changes a person?

Why Chiang Mai is a great place to work for digital nomads

Are you a digital nomad? Has Chiang Mai Thailand crossed your mind? Find out why it may be the perfect destination for you.

Welcome to our fixer upper!

Was looking for a 300 room house, but I'll settle for 250 rooms. Not sure 43 bathrooms is enough though?!

Tenerife Holiday Rentals