Guide to Las Vegas with kids: family-friendly Las Vegas vacation

There was a time when I didn't think of Las Vegas as a family-friendly trip idea, but in the past few years, Vegas hotels and attractions have made strides to be more kid-oriented. Whether your family trip focuses on Las Vegas entertainment, outdoor … [Read more...]

Why travel is an excellent form of education

"Nothing develops the mind like travel," said Emile Zola. And you can find great numbers of similar sayings from famous and ordinary men all over the world. What force makes people leave their safe and comfortable places and condemn themselves into … [Read more...]

Pros and cons of private campgrounds: alternatives to state and national parks

At Pit Stops for Kids, we love state parks and national parks for overnight camping and family outdoor adventure. But those campgrounds fill up fast during the peak summer season, and sometimes, they're not ideal for RV camping families. If you need … [Read more...]

Five easy tips for saving money when traveling with kids

With the summer travel season nearly upon us, the urge to see the world and take in the sights can understandably be higher than ever. However, while traveling with the kids is an amazing opportunity to explore new destinations from a fresh … [Read more...]

Ways to make your travels more interesting

For many, travel is a way to de-stress and worry less about busy schedules. There are those who would embark on domestic travels to know more about their location, while others would seek to travel internationally and experience different cultures … [Read more...]

Five best places to visit to get the best souvenirs for kids

The chance to visit other places is something that anyone shouldn’t miss. The opportunity to meet new people, get to know unique cultures, and taste local cuisines is indeed a fantastic experience. Another part of the travel experience that many … [Read more...]

Dog-friendly travel destinations

What a better time to plot travel plans than summer? Now that the sun’s out and about, it’s the perfect time to bask in the sun and enjoy the warm weather with your family—including your tail-wagging best friend! Our dogs become our family the … [Read more...]

Budget-friendly Spring Break destinations you haven’t thought of

Planning a Spring Break vacation? With only a week or so off school, it can be hard to find a vacation that's both easy to plan and easy on the wallet. Below, we have over a dozen ideas throughout the US, Caribbean, and Mexico for budget-friendly … [Read more...]

A parents’ guide to vacation boredom busters

Are you tired of staring at the same four walls? Are your kids climbing those very walls? It may be time to treat your family to an extended vacation. Slow travel can be safe during this challenging time, and social distancing can be achieved, along … [Read more...]

Five great family vacation destinations

...to embrace as soon as it is safe to do so! Planning a family vacation is a delight, but it is not always the simplest of tasks. Finding the right destination is key - somewhere that has something to offer the whole family, with attractions and … [Read more...]