Road Trip Tire Tips - May 15, 2013 - 11:06:02 PM
These road trip tire tips can save you lots of time and trouble when you take that family road trip this year. Tires are one of the most important, and most ignored, parts of your car. Do you know what kind of tires you have on your car?
The Future Of The Family Road Trip - Nov 4, 2012 - 11:53:49 PM
What does the future of the family road trip look like? It sure looks different than the road trip I knew as a kid! Take a look at how new technologies change a driving vacation for your family.
Ten Scenic Drives Sure To Leave You Breathless - Sep 3, 2012 - 10:48:11 PM
I found ten scenic drives sure to leave you breathless and that can only mean one thing - ROAD TRIP! Car vacations are quite popular this year and here are 10 great car trip vacation ideas for you and your family. For some these great scenic drives might just be
Spending Data Shows Consumers Are “On The Road Again” - Sep 1, 2012 - 10:56:39 PM
Spending data shows consumers are "On The Road Again". That's right the old road trip is one of the best ways to travel and save money doing it.
With Americans Traveling More This Summer, Tips For Safe Travel - Jul 31, 2012 - 11:33:21 PM
With Americans traveling more this summer, tips for safe travel come in handy. Make sure your road trips are safe by following common sense auto care maintenance.
Make Your Next Road Trip More Comfortable—And Stress Free - Jul 16, 2012 - 12:01:00 AM
You can make your next road trip more comfortable and stress free! If you have a roadside emergency, the right device can help you turn lemons into lemonade. For example, a GPS device can pinpoint your exact location if your car breaks down.
Taking A Summer Road Trip? - Jul 1, 2012 - 10:27:35 PM
Taking a summer road trip? Get road trip tips for making the best of night-time driving for this year's summer vacation.
Budget Savvy Summer Travel Tips - Jun 26, 2012 - 1:05:52 AM
Budget savvy summer travel tips for summer driving vacations. Save money on gas prices and keep your car in great driving condition with some proactive vehicle maintenance. It's easy to keep your car in good running condition.
Four Survival Tips For Your Family Vacation - Mar 27, 2012 - 9:41:54 PM
Get these four survival tips for your family vacation. If you are planning a family road trip this year, here are some helpful ideas to make your ride smooth sailing all the way.
Road Trips: A Mature Guy's Guide To The Open Road - Mar 10, 2012 - 1:02:39 PM
Road Trip! A mature guy's guide to the open road reminds us that the road trip isn't just a college kid experience. It's fun for adult friends too. Here's some great advice for a grown up road trip so you and your adult friends can experience the freedom and adventure
Three Tips To Make Holiday Road Trips Merry And Bright! - Dec 6, 2011 - 11:17:13 PM
Three tips to make holiday road trips merry and bright! Holidays mean visiting relatives and that means road trips. Find out how to save money and stay safe while you are traveling in your car.
Dream Drives For Summer: An Expert's Picks For Great Road And Vehicle Pairings - Jul 31, 2011 - 10:45:52 PM
Dream Drives For Summer: An expert's picks for great road and vehicle pairings - Matt Farah from Speed's "The Car Show" tells us which roads and which cars make for the most exciting drive in the summer months. Exotic cars and scenic drives make for an exhilarating road trip.
Get Ready For A Road Trip - Get A Travel Kit List - Jun 2, 2011 - 11:19:05 PM
Get Ready For A Road Trip with these helpful ideas and tips...and get a travel kit list. It's always a good idea to be prepared while on your driving vacation and this travel kit will help you be just that. Summer is here and it's family road trip time!
Fun Tips For The Family Road Trip - Jun 1, 2011 - 12:50:54 AM
Get Fun Tips For The Family Road Trip. Spring and summer weather gets everyone in the mood for a family road trip. Get these fun tips so you can make the most of your road vacation this year.
Getting More Enjoyment From Your RV - Apr 12, 2011 - 11:28:46 PM
How Getting More Enjoyment From Your RV can be easy. Get these RV travel tips and RV safety tips from Geico Insurance. Enjoy the RV lifestyle more than ever.
Be Ready For Your Summer Family Adventure - Mar 23, 2011 - 2:49:50 PM
Be ready for your summer family adventure this year! Whether it's family camping or a road trip you are planning as this years vacation, here are some car care tips and vehicle maintenance you should know about.
Road Trip A Mature Dude's Guide To Roaming The Highways - Mar 16, 2011 - 12:33:48 AM
Road trip! A mature dude's guide to roaming the highways is your guide to fun on the road. Find out about some of the things you need to incorporate into your trip like your GPS, a plan and what to pack. Get a quick car maintenance check list too.
RV Travel and Road Trip Tips - Aug 2, 2010 - 11:29:22 PM
RV travel in style with these easy road trip tips. This year celebrate the 100th anniversary of Rv'ing. Read these tips so you can have the best RV road trip. Be prepared in advance for your RV vacation.
Make Your Next Road Trip An Enjoyable One - Jul 27, 2010 - 5:08:12 PM
Make Your Next Road Trip An Enjoyable One with these on the road safety tips. Driving vacations can be lots of fun for the entire family, but before you leave here are some common sense safety tips to double check.
Get Your Car Road-Trip Ready - Jun 13, 2010 - 5:30:09 PM
Find the travel essentials to get your car road-trip ready so you and your family will be safe on the road during your driving vacation. Find out the important car maintenance checks you need to do before you head off to your vacation destination.
Get Your Car Set For Travel Season - May 20, 2010 - 4:51:27 PM
Get your car set for travel season. With the spring and summer months comes car trip weather and families love to get on the road visiting new and exciting destinations, or old favorite spots. We drive more in the nice weather. Make sure your car is ready for fun this
Family Road Trips - May 3, 2010 - 8:36:03 PM
Family Road Trips can be fun...Really they can. Find road trip games kids will love and other ways to keep your family happy on the road. Learn how to make your family road trips the fun vacations you dream of.
Helpful Tip For Summer Road Trips - Mar 14, 2010 - 10:09:48 AM
Here's a helpful tip for summer road trips from California Innovations coolers. Pack your own drinks and snacks for healthy on the road snacks.
Fun Family Driving Vacations Road Trip! - Mar 9, 2010 - 7:28:34 PM
Fun family vacations and driving vacations equal lots of family fun. Plan a wonderful road trip vacation this year and see the USA. Get some good road trip ideas in this informative article.
Affordable Fun For Holiday Travel - Nov 16, 2009 - 9:14:27 PM
Road trips call for some affordable fun for holiday travel and family get-togethers. Games like TouchMaster3 and Nintendo Wii give you a great selection of social gaming choices for a fun holiday visit.
Volkswagen Routan The Family Busy And Bonding On A Road Trip - Sep 25, 2009 - 10:22:10 PM
Volkswagen Routan The family busy and bonding on a road trip. Find out why this Volkswagen is the perfect family vehicle. From running to the store to traveling on a family road trip, the Volkswagen Routan, with some of the high tech features it offers,is the ideal family vehicle.
Planning In Advance Makes It Easier Than Ever To Go Over The River And Through The Woods - Sep 22, 2009 - 9:11:29 PM
Fall vehicle maintenance and fall travel planning in advance makes it easier than ever to go over the river and through the woods...whether it's Grandma's house you are going to or the football field. Plan out your trips, keep your car maintained and keep supplies handy to always be safe
Road Trips: Check Your Vehicle, Get Your Mapquest Road Trip Planner and Go - Jun 2, 2009 - 3:20:47 PM
Here's some road trip vehicle care tips so you can get your mapquest road trip planner and be on your way.
Road Trips: It's Not The Destination, It's The Journey - Jun 2, 2009 - 3:07:02 PM
Here's a checklist for a road trip to keep safe and have fun. It's been said of road trips, it's not the destination, it's the journey. Here are some road trip tips to make your journey unforgettable.
Tips for Fantastic Summer Road Trips - May 13, 2009 - 9:31:08 PM
Tips for fantastic summer road trips can help you plan a road trip free of vehicle troubles this year. Find out the steps you should take to keep your car in great condition while you are on the road.
Tips To Get Ready For RV Season - Apr 19, 2009 - 8:27:42 PM
More than 8 million people own RV's and have to get ready for RV season. Here are some tips on how to get your RV into road trip condition!
Hit The Road! - Apr 12, 2009 - 10:46:22 PM
Hit the road! Take a driving vacation this year. Here are some fun road trip ideas you might be interested in.
Vacation Season is Coming ... Is Your Car Ready? - Mar 24, 2009 - 6:28:26 PM
Vacation time...is your car ready to hit the road? Car travel vacations, or the road trip, are fun and they are cheaper than flying away somewhere. Find out how to make sure your family vehicle is up to the trip!
Tips for Road Trips With Pets - Sep 15, 2008 - 7:23:20 PM
You hate to board your pet? Here are some things you should know about pets, dogs, in the car. Read "Tips for Road Trips With Pets".
Keeping Kids Entertained During Long Road Trips - Aug 21, 2008 - 11:26:09 PM
Grown-up gadgets designed for kids are a great way to occupy little hands during long trips. Here are some ways to keep your kids busy during family road trips.
Winterizing and Storing your RV - Skip the Risk - Jul 16, 2008 - 3:08:00 PM
With winter around the corner you need to take some precautions when storing your family recreational vehicle, or rv, for the winter.
Green Driving: Renting a Vehicle for Your Vacation is Better for the Environment - Jul 13, 2008 - 2:56:00 PM
Renting a vehicle for vacation might be a greener solution to road trips. Rental cars are a fuel efficient option for a driving vacation.
A Memorable (And Affordable) Family Road Trip - Jun 13, 2008 - 10:52:00 PM
You can take that road trip vacation and improve gas mileage by reading the following the following tips.
Mapping Out Affordable Road Trips - Jun 13, 2008 - 10:48:00 PM
The Web can help people plan affordable road trips that are fuel efficient and fun.
Family Vehicle Vacations Can Be A Great Deal - May 30, 2008 - 4:30:00 PM
It just might be cheaper for a family of four to take the family vehicle on a road trip as their family summer vacation rather than fly somewhere.
Car Care Tips for Road Trips - May 22, 2008 - 8:42:00 PM
Here are a few car care tips for road trips you may want to read before you take off on a family road trip this summer.
Advice For Road Trips - May 20, 2008 - 5:26:00 PM
Drivers want to save money while on road trips. You can make your vehicle more economical to drive while on vacation by following a few tips.
Five Tips For Affordable Family Road Trips - May 15, 2008 - 4:24:00 PM
Going on a vacation? How about a family road trip! Even with the gas prices with a little planning, a road trip opens your eyes, not your wallet.
Plan Ahead for Summer Fun on the Road - May 1, 2008 - 8:10:00 PM
If your planning a trip on the road or off the road remember your auto car check list: brake systems,fuel efficiency, your vehicle fluids, your emergency kit.
Smart Tools for Your Summer Road Trip - May 1, 2008 - 7:56:00 PM
Here are some smart tools and tips to make your summer vacation road trip the "great American road trip" your dreaming of. Instead of getting stuck in traffic you can use smart tools like a vehicle gps navigation system instead of an outdated paper road map to beat the traffic
Summer Road Trip Preparation - May 1, 2008 - 6:26:00 PM
If your planning a family road trip you may need to do a little preparation to make your vehicle road trip ready. Make sure you have a road side assistance plan for your car before you leave, and here are a few more tips...
Things to Know About Driving in Mexico - Apr 26, 2008 - 10:24:00 PM
Driving in Mexico is a little different than driving here in the U.S. If your planning to travel through Mexico by car there are some things you need to know.
Get Your Car Road Trip Ready - Apr 2, 2008 - 9:08:00 PM
It's road trip season when motorists start traveling by car more often. Make sure to prepare your car for distance driving by getting an oil change and be sure to keep on road safety in mind.
Tips For Offbeat Road Trips - Mar 10, 2008 - 1:16:00 AM
Volunteers paint the World's Largest Buffalo in Jamestown, N.D. It's the 31st landmark to be refurbished by the Save-A-Landmark program. If your planning a road trip anytime soon there are some interesting things for you to see along your route.
Put Up Your Dukes to Fight These RV Vacation Hazards - Mar 8, 2008 - 1:28:00 AM
The time of year is upon us for vacations to hit top gear. And is there any better way to enjoy the sights with your family than cruising the countryside in your recreational vehicle?
Discovering Desirable Vacations That Deliver Value - Feb 10, 2008 - 5:04:00 PM
Lower fuel prices can be a great attraction for anyone who wants to explore scenic byways on their vacation.
Tips for Boomers Planning a ‘Senior Road Trip' - Jan 29, 2008 - 10:18:00 PM
Baby boomers, the generation that has defined American culture for decades, are doing it again, rewriting what it means to be senior citizens as the first wave of boomers reach 65. And the generation that enjoyed greater mobility than any before it, is not even close to being ready to
A Trip In An RV Shouldn't Ruin Your Marriage…Or Your Day - Jan 12, 2008 - 11:40:00 AM
When mishaps happen, travelers want to get back on the road fast-ideally with all of their passengers on board.
Holiday Driving Tips - Nov 14, 2007 - 11:04:00 PM
Over the next few weeks, increased traffic from last-minute shopping trips and social visits to family and friends will impact road travel safety.
Tips to Survive the Holiday Travel Season - Oct 22, 2007 - 9:30:00 PM
The holiday season is nearly upon us, and with more and more people gearing up this year to travel during the Thanksgiving and Christmas holiday season, the thought of doing so yourself can be a daunting prospect. Fortunately, if you can keep a few things in mind, the upcoming holiday
Hit the Pavement and Take the Ultimate Road Trip - Oct 1, 2007 - 7:40:00 PM
Nothing is more exhilarating than packing your bags and heading out on a care-free road trip that is sure to be an experience you will remember forever. What better way to take your mind off of the daily grind than by hitting the 3.9 million miles of open road in
Start Your Fall Trip With An Automobile Checkup - Sep 29, 2007 - 4:06:00 PM
Whether it's a trip to the woods to see the trees change color, a tailgating adventure to cheer a football team to victory, or a late-season trek to the amusement park, fall is becoming an increasingly popular travel season.
Holiday Breakdown? Prepare With These Tips - Aug 22, 2007 - 10:42:00 PM
Anyone who's ever experienced the dread of a bursting tire at 60 miles per hour knows that car safety on long road trips is an incredibly high priority. The frantic time period between the Thanksgiving and New Year's Day holidays is one of the busiest seasons for road travel -;
New RVs Offer Comfort And High-Tech Features - Aug 20, 2007 - 8:28:00 PM
There's a new generation of recreational vehicles on the scene, and they're sure not your parents' RV.
Before You Hit the Road This Summer - May 31, 2007 - 10:04:00 PM
Ah, the summer road trip. By now, you’re counting down the days until you and your family get to embark on that vacation you’ve been looking forward to all year long. Maybe you’re planning to visit friends and family, a theme park, one of our national parks or a sunny
Have GPS, Will Travel - May 31, 2007 - 9:14:00 PM
Are you among the many families asking themselves the same question--where should we go on vacation?
How about Seattle's world-famous Space Needle, Napa Valley's wine country or New York's Empire State Building? All are worthy destinations, but what's the quickest route?
Road Tripping? Make The Journey The Best Part Of Your Trip - May 21, 2007 - 10:13:00 PM
)-"If you hit a fork in the road, take the road less traveled," says Jamie Jensen, author of "Road Trip USA." According to Jensen, "these are the greatest words of road-trip wisdom I can give someone headed out on vacation." Jensen has years of experience on the road with family
Trunk Essentials: Don't Drive Off Without - May 7, 2007 - 8:45:00 PM
Before loading up the car for your next road trip, get rid of the junk, but make sure you don't dump the items that every driver should have on the road-from the basic essentials to the ultimate car accessories.
Eight Tips For Getting Ready For RV Season - May 5, 2007 - 9:00:00 PM
If you enjoy roaming the road with your recreational vehicle (RV), you have lots of company. Millions enjoy that freedom, too. Here are some general tips that will help to steer you towards a stress-free season on the road.
Travel Tips That Cut The Cost And Leave The Fun - May 2, 2007 - 7:50:00 PM
Taking a fun and memorable vacation doesn't have to break the bank. By following a few basic travel tips, families can cut costs during every stage of their trip, no matter where they are headed.
How to Add a DVD Video System - Apr 29, 2007 - 4:08:00 PM
Whether you’re setting out on a cross-country trip, or just headed to the beach this summer, there’s certain to be a familiar refrain from the back seat:
“Are we there yet?”
Hit the Highway With These on the Road Trips - Apr 19, 2007 - 11:21:00 PM
The great American road trip is still a very popular vacation, and with so many people hitting the roads, Sam Katz, chairman and CEO of Cendant Travel Distribution Services, which operates CheapTickets.com, offers some road trip tips for a stress-free vacation.
Tips For Safe,Warm-Weather Road Trips - Apr 18, 2007 - 9:53:00 PM
Warm weather means an increase in travel and busier roads and highways. But before you hit the road with friends and family, it's important to be certain your car is in good running order.
You and the Road: Tips for Your Summertime Trips - Apr 9, 2007 - 11:22:00 PM
What do you get when you mix a vehicle, a sense of adventure and a little time off from everyday tasks? A road trip. When the weather warms up and the days grow longer, many people look forward to a little relaxation and time on the open road.
Avoid Caution Flags On Your Next Family Road Trip - Apr 9, 2007 - 11:09:00 PM
"Most of my fondest family memories are from the road trips we have taken over the years," said Rusty Wallace, retired NASCAR driver and Nextel Cup champion. Wallace and his wife and three kids have spent a lot of time traveling on the open road and have learned the do's
Helpful Hints For Family Road Trips - Apr 6, 2007 - 12:36:00 AM
With the summer right around the corner, it's time to start planning for the much-anticipated family road trip. Preparation is key to a stress free journey, from beginning to end. To help get you off to the right start, here are some essential tips to make any family trip more
The Best Trails For Off-Roading - Mar 29, 2007 - 9:55:00 PM
Off-roading is becoming a favorite American pastime, with more people jumping in their 4x4s and hitting the trails today than in the past. But off-road enthusiasts are quick to point out that their sport isn't just about gears, mud and fun-it's about protecting the areas they drive in. Here are
Explore Less-Traveled Paths in Camping Comfort Innovations provide the power to enjoy RV amenities miles beyond the last electrical hookup. - Mar 29, 2007 - 9:21:00 PM
If you've already experienced the serenity and fun of camping with your towable recreational vehicle (RV), you know the freedom of getting away. Now you can travel even farther and discover your own quiet haven in nature. Without leaving every convenience behind, your family can dine amidst tall pines, identify
Car Motion Sickness: Tune Up Your Well Being on Your Next Road Trip - Mar 27, 2007 - 6:25:00 PM
As spring weather warms our passion to come out of winter hibernation and hit the highways on a road trip, one health ailment can spoil the voyage -- car motion sickness. If you are buckled in to the car for a long ride, even the slightest and most common physical
Find a Spring Break Getaway in Your Own Backyard (and Beyond) - Mar 20, 2007 - 12:09:00 AM
Spring break is upon us, and this year a lot of people are planning road trips. Have you decided where to go yet?
If not, log on to www.firestonelegendarydrives.com to get some ideas. Whether you’re thinking about a cross-country trip, or just looking to take a quick afternoon drive, you’ll
Trip Tips: Capturing the Memories of Your Vacation - Mar 13, 2007 - 9:45:00 PM
How many times have you taken a trip only to find that you can't recall it as vividly as you would like? Memories, especially ones from a busy vacation, just seem to have the tendency of fading away too quickly.
Spring Road Trips Made Easy - Mar 4, 2007 - 8:40:00 PM
With the spring season almost upon us, many families across Canada will be packing up the car and taking the kids on a road trip. Whether for the day or overnight, the automotive team at Canadian Tire has put together some tips to help make your trip a memorable one.
Are You Road Trip Ready? - Aug 11, 2006 - 12:48:00 AM
When it comes to getting away from it all, many Americans are skipping the pricey trips abroad and opting to enjoy the many amazing, closer-to-home sights from the comfort of their own vehicles.
Getting Your Gear To The Campsite - Jun 14, 2006 - 10:24:00 PM
Summer is meant for the great outdoors, and one way to get out and enjoy the season is to go camping. For some, that means taking only what they can carry into the woods on their backs. But most campers like to enjoy a few more creature comforts.
How To Choose The Right Car Seat For Your Child - Jun 11, 2006 - 1:04:00 AM
Child safety is always top of mind for Canadian families, but as you get ready for spring and summer road trips, it's a good idea to check the car seat you have for your child and ensure it is the right size. Selecting the right seat is key to providing
America The Beautiful: Exploring The Roads (And Trails) Less Traveled - Jun 4, 2006 - 1:06:00 AM
Americans are known for seeking the roads less traveled and, in many cases, continuing to journey even after the road ends. More than 50 million Americans went off-roading in 2005, a 42 percent increase since 2000. For fans of off-roading, there are two considerations when taking to the dirt and
Fun Family Road Trip Activities - Jun 4, 2006 - 12:52:00 AM
Instead of letting the kids watch DVDs during your next road trip, use those long hours in the car to sharpen their minds. That's the advice from Dr. Katherine Wiesendanger, an education professor at Longwood University in Farmville, Va. She offers these tips for turning those mindless hours in the
Be Prepared for Road Trips With Sandwiches and Games - Apr 13, 2006 - 6:12:00 PM
Road trips are back in season. From hiking and camping to beach trips, families are gearing up for months of warm weather filled with exciting outings. As parents plan for busy days on the road, keeping family members energized and entertained often takes some planning.
Tips for Road Warriors - Mar 28, 2006 - 9:20:00 PM
Ready to experience the treasures of small towns and roadside curiosities? Pack up your family, hop in the car and make your next adventure a road trip. Whether it's travel for the holidays, summer vacation, spring break or just a long weekend, a road trip is a fun way to
Tips for Safe Travel With Your Pet - Mar 20, 2006 - 9:34:00 PM
Planning a road trip with Rover? Even the most enthusiastic traveler can become agitated and anxious on a very long ride. Here are some suggestions for making car travel safe and pleasant for you and your dog.
The Price of Gas Really Doesn't Matter - Feb 19, 2006 - 10:27:00 AM
While none of us are thrilled about the new reality of gas prices, this is not a reason to cancel your travel plans, particularly if you are planning that dream trip of a lifetime.
How to Make Road Trips Fun - Feb 14, 2006 - 9:08:00 PM
Whether you’re considering a family vacation for Spring Break or just want to get away for a long weekend, one of the most inexpensive ways to travel is to hit the road. Despite higher gas prices, the cost of filling up your tank a few times is still a lot
Hope Rides Again For Heart Failure Patient - Dec 20, 2005 - 7:33:00 PM
When a sudden heart attack left 62-year-old motorcycle enthusiast Pete Kiolbassa with a severely damaged heart, he was afraid he would never ride his Harley-Davidson again. Like five million Americans, Pete is suffering from heart failure. Not responding to conventional treatment options and ineligible for a transplant, his doctor recommended
Five Tips For Smoother Road Trips - Dec 18, 2005 - 11:55:00 PM
The next time you're planning a road trip, consider these five tips for making it safe, fun and low-stress:
Tips For Safe Holiday Travel - Nov 15, 2005 - 9:14:00 PM
The busy holiday season is upon us, bringing with it lots of food, a change in weather, and plenty of holiday travel. Traveling over the holidays can be time-consuming and hectic, making it important to slow down and take precautions while on the road. Below are some suggestions to help
Wisconsin’s Great River Road is a Recreational Wonderland - Aug 31, 2005 - 3:40:00 PM
Wisconsin’s Great River Road gives travelers not only a window to picturesque Mississippi River scenery but also a door to a recreational wonderland. Beginning in Prescott, along the state’s northwestern border, and ending in Kieler, in its southwestern corner, Wisconsin’s Great River Road winds through 250 miles of magnificent Mississippi
The New Oregon Quarter: Enter A Road Trip Dream - Aug 23, 2005 - 8:29:00 PM
Oregon lives by its slogan: "We Love Dreamers." The state has more scenic byways than any other state, making it a road trip dream. Before planning your next road trip you may want to pick up a shiny new Oregon quarter, which features Oregon's own Crater Lake, the deepest lake
Make Getting There Part of the Adventure When You Travel This Fall - Aug 16, 2005 - 10:21:00 PM
Now is a great time to start planning a fall trip. Whether you’ll be heading to one of the theme parks, visiting relatives, or going on a fall leaf tour, make getting there more than half the fun by choosing a mode of transportation that lends itself to adventure.
Road Trip Tips For Family Fun - Aug 1, 2005 - 11:02:00 PM
Whether driving to and from camp, practice and play dates, or taking the family on the road for a vacation, traveling with the kids can be a breeze if parents take a little time to prepare. Through thoughtful planning, parents can avoid the travel blues, and make car trips enjoyable
Towards Stress-Free Travel - Aug 1, 2005 - 10:50:00 PM
Families take an average of 5.3 road trips each year. With a little planning and organization, parents can make travel time easier and more stress-free for the whole family.
One of the most important things you can do when you travel is to prepare as much as possible beforehand by
Tips for a Flawless Family Road Trip - Jul 27, 2005 - 12:30:00 PM
Getting the family together for a road trip can be quite an exercise. And between heavy traffic, bored or restless kids and driver fatigue, the process of "getting there" can test anyone's patience.
But some diligent planning - for everything from fuel costs to rest stops - will make the
Modern Day Conveniences Make Camping More Enjoyable - Jul 21, 2005 - 12:01:00 AM
Camping is one of those time-honored traditions that, like a lot of things, has matured with age. Not so long ago, serious campers would secure their bulkier supplies -- like the tent, portable stove and sleeping bags -- to their horse’s saddle, then put the rest in backpacks they struggled
Drive Your Summer Road Trip into the 21st Century - Jul 20, 2005 - 11:17:00 PM
Despite unpredictable gas prices, the Automotive Association of America predicts a record number of Americans will travel this summer, and 84 percent of these travelers will go by motor vehicle. As more Americans spend more time on the road, they’re fueling a trend toward integrating their favorite gadgets and technologies
Tips To Keep Pets Healthy, Happy At Home And On The Road - Jun 28, 2005 - 9:00:00 PM
Taking The Pet On Vacation
• Dogs and cats need to be secured properly in the car. Consider keeping the pet in a crate if it's a long trip. For large dogs, you can use a special harness that attaches to your vehicle's seat belt.
Power of the Internet Makes Travel More Fun - Jun 28, 2005 - 8:21:00 PM
Finding your way off the beaten path for the family summer vacation has never been easier as the Internet levels the playing field between quaint small towns and the destination resorts that frequently overshadow many hidden gems.
Nearly 64 million travelers -- 30 percent of the U.S. adult population --