We received a media rate during our stay at the Gaylord Texan as travel writers. All opinions + photos shared are our own. Visiting the Gaylord Texan in Grapevine, Texas has become an annual tradition for our family over the holidays. We normally spend a day visiting the gorgeous location to take holiday photos and enjoy quality time with my parents. Multi-generation travel has quickly become one of our favorite pastimes. Our kids love traveling with their grandparents and getting to share new experiences with them. That’s why we decided to take our annual day trip and turn it into… Read More
Everyone looks back fondly on family vacations. These holidays are essential not just for the kids, but also the parents because it allows you to spend quality time with your children and to show them beautiful new parts of the world. However, it can be hard to pick a suitable destination for a family trip; it will need to be somewhere that you all enjoy as well as friendly and safe for families to travel to. There are many great options available and ones for all types of families, but here are a few which will guarantee a fun, valuable… Read More
My beautiful wife and I had the opportunity to take a hot air balloon ride while in Gallup, New Mexico last week as part of a travel conference we were invited to. If you have never taken a hot air balloon ride I have to say, it’s a must do. The night before our hot air balloon flight, we spent the evening at a hot air balloon glow. These balloons are so beautiful to see lit up at night. Hot Air Balloon Glow in Gallup, New Mexico Check out that flame! When they fired up the flame in the balloon… Read More
New York City may not top the ‘best family destinations’ lists, but it’s nonetheless a very child-friendly city. Aside from having perks like discounted City Passes and free Broadway shows during winter for kids, NYC is also generally very safe and clean. All of this makes it a great place to visit for travelers of all ages. Family Friendly Activities in New York City Here are some of the things you can do with your family in the Big Apple. Climb the Statue of Liberty A quintessential symbol of New York City, there’s only a limited number of people allowed… Read More
Do you love sampling all the unique recipes at a food festival? We are sharing our tips for making the most out of a food festival and how to enjoy the day without feeling bad afterward.
The Texas Cotton Gin in Burton, Texas is the oldest operating cotton gin in America. This gin was founded in 1914. The Burton Farmers Gin ran from 1914 to 1974 and still runs today during its annual Cotton Gin Festival on the 3rd Saturday in April. Have you ever been to a cotton gin? Thanks to the Washington County Chamber, our family received complimentary access to the tour to share our experience with you. When my family and I toured the museum and the gin seen in the background, we thought it was pretty fascinating. I have always been a… Read More
Thanks to our friends at Sea World San Antonio, we were able to spend two nights at this amazing hotel while visiting Sea World for their Sesame Street Party Parade debut. They didn’t ask us to write about the best hotel near Sea World San Antonio, but we couldn’t resist! We had such a great time during our stay at the Hilton Hill Country in San Antonio, Texas. Best Hotel Near Sea World San Antonio The property is beautiful. At the front entrance, you are greeted with a little Sea World love immediately. Alongside a pretty water fountain are these… Read More
The Fort Worth has now opened their new African Savanna. We took a day trip over to explore so we can share this photo tour with you. African Savanna at Fort Worth Zoo We were thrilled to experience the zoo’s new 10-acre African Savanna, which included a mixed-species space, giraffe feeding, underwater hippo viewing, multiple yards for southern black rhinos and exotic bird aviaries. You forget how big these guys are until you see them up close. The strength and power they have is just amazing. With their new habitat, you can get a much better view than before. In with… Read More