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Cool Things You Need to Do in Kalamazoo

Looking for a fun jam-packed Midwestern town to explore? Kalamazoo has just the right amount of cool history, culture, and activities for families of all different interests and ages! Being only a little over a 2-hour drive from Chicago and [...]

Holland Michigan: Explore Dutch Heritage and Tulips

Holland Michigan is known for those wanting to celebrate and explore Dutch heritage and of course, tulips. It was founded in 1847 by Dutch Calvinists and has a vast history that is still honored in Holland today. Holland is a [...]

Kankakee Sands Conservancy – Explore Indiana

Kankakee Sands Conservancy is owned and operated by the Indiana chapter of The Nature Conservancy, which is an international, non-profit organization that works to protect nature and preserve the natural lands and waters to promote life. Kankakee Sands is located [...]

35 Essential Travel Tips for 2021

After years of travel, we are excited to share the essential simple travel tips for all types of travel to ensure you have a wonderful trip. Traveling can be hectic and if you aren't prepared, it may not go as [...]

Travel Insurance – Myths and Tips

Travel Insurance - Myths and Tips Guest Blog Written by Chelsea Capwell WHY SHOULD A FAMILY CONSIDER TRAVEL INSURANCE? You’ve done your research and planned an amazing trip, but sometimes the unexpected can happen. That’s where travel insurance comes in! [...]

We Choose to Travel Everywhere, but Disney

We choose to travel everywhere, but Disney. I know that is a crazy statement, but let me explain. My hope is that I can convince you that your family should explore other travel options as well. Let me start by [...]

Become One with Nature at Starved Rock State Park

Starved Rock State Park located in LaSalle County in Illinois is a wonderful place to explore and become one with nature. Starved Rock State Park has over 13 miles of trails that wind through lush woods and sandstone bluffs. Throughout [...]

Sea Life, Shelling and Sunsets in Sanibel

If you are looking for sea life, shelling, and amazing sunsets while in Sanibel Island, Florida look no more! We found the best excursions in Fort Myers Beach, Sanibel, and Captiva Islands and we want to share our experience with [...]

Herculaneum, Italy – Make Sure Not to Skip It!

You ask, where and what is Herculaneum? When traveling to the southwestern region of Italy many people think of Naples, the Amalfi Coast, or Pompeii and not Herculaneum. However, I think you are missing out and should pencil in a [...]

Pompeii, Italy – What Not To Miss!

When traveling to southern Italy, Pompeii should be a place you need to go to see the World Heritage archaeological wonder, as it is nothing short of spectacular. Founded in the 6-7th century B.C., by the time of the eruption [...]

Get Your Kids Excited About Travel

Getting kids excited about travel can be quite the task, especially if you haven’t done it before. I am a mom who loves to travel.  I knew right away it was going to be a must for our family, even [...]

Cernys’ Journeys Virtual Road Trip Journal

Come along with us on our Virtual Road Trip of the US. You can either follow along or create your own journeys! Those who know us, know we severely struggle with Wanderlust (a strong desire to travel), so sitting idle [...]

9 Spots to Explore at the Indiana Dunes National Park

On February 15, 2019, the Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore became the 61st national park. This is a much overdue and acclaimed honor for Indiana and the surrounding Chicagoland area. In 2019 the National Park saw over 161,00 visitors bringing tourists [...]

Phoenix, Arizona USA

Phoenix Arizona in Bloom FACTS ABOUT PHOENIX, ARIZONA - USA: • Phoenix is the capital of Arizona • Located in the southwest of the USA • Approximately 1.67 people live in the Greater Phoenix area, which makes it the 5th [...]

Liverpool, England

Although, we went to Liverpool for The Beatles, it has so much more to see and do. We were there long enough to see all of The Beatles sites, but left wanting to return to explore more. We will definitely [...]