YUM YUM FEST SCHEDULED FOR SUNDAY, AUGUST 23rd If you are in Wisconsin in late August consider stopping by Madison, Wisconsin to check out the YUM YUM fest which is scheduled for Sunday the 23rd. This would be a great stop on your family road trip, or if you are already living in Wisconsin definitely stop by. Although not my usual travel … [Read more...]

Best Places to Take the Kids Fishing During Your Pacific Northwest Road Trip

There are many great places to go fishing with the kids in the Pacific Northwest   Pick up an ebook of Trout Fishing Guide for only $2.99  and Common Trout Fishing Mistakes for 0.99 cents here   Guided Fishing There are two locations that offer guided fishing trips that are worth the time and effort to visit and create some … [Read more...]

10 Majestic Camp Sites along the Pacific Northwest Trail

The scenic Pacific Northwest Trail spans over 1200 miles of forest and mountains Only two dozen people have braved the entire trail, but you don’t need to hike the entire length to enjoy some of the most majestic camp sites in the Pacific Northwest. Try one or more of these top ten camp sites for an amazing camping experience. Find Great … [Read more...]

Top 10 Camp Sites in the Pacific Northwest

For those looking to explore the great outdoors here are the top 10 camp sites in the Pacific Northwest stretching from Alaska to Northern California. Alaska Encompassing over 80 percent of Southeast Alaska, the Tongass National Forest is home to mountain meadows, glacial rain forests and over 400 species of wildlife. Endless bays and inlets … [Read more...]

Travel This Holiday Season in Style With Choice Hotels

When we were in California last month we had a hard time finding a hotel room that was not tiny or falling apart. A few times when we were on the road I did not book our hotel, thinking we could just find one when we got tired. That was a mistake on our part, and probably one that we will not ever make again. Read on to find out how to avoid the … [Read more...]

5 Can’t Miss Things to Do at San Diego Zoo for Teens

Few zoos in the country are as renowned as the San Diego Zoo; this place has something for everyone, from young children to senior citizens. The San Diego Zoo can even entertain teenagers, who most parents know can be incredibly picky about how they spend their time. If you're looking for a family destination that is suitable for people of all … [Read more...]

Get Wild With The Wildlife Safari – Winston, Oregon

Getting Wild at the Wildlife Safari in Winston, Oregon is not hard to do There is tons to do at the wildlife safari in Winston, Oregon, and your kiddos are going to have a blast. From feeding Brown Bears to Pink Flamingos there is tons to see. Read on to see all the beautiful pictures we captured while there. Even though summer is over there is … [Read more...]

SeaWorld San Diego California Themepark

This is part of a sponsored trip that the Martinez family took in October 2014. SeaWorld combed tickets for our visit, so that my family could experience the theme park, and post a review on Emily's Frugal Tips. All opinions are my own.  When thinking of a winter holiday, San Diego is an excellent choice. The beaches and restaurants are not … [Read more...]

Best Places to Travel in the Pacific Northwest

The Pacific Northwest is beautiful with its lush green plants and cool, although a bit wet, temperatures. The Pacific Northwest consists of Oregon, Washington, and the province of British Columbia in Canada. The Pacific Northwest is filled with great things for the adventure-seeking traveler to do from biking up the coast or hiking any number of … [Read more...]

How to Plan Fun and Educational Multigenerational Family Vacations

Planning a multigenerational family vacation that is fun and has educational aspects for everyone involved might sound like more of a challenge than it actually is. The idea of a vacation involves getting away for a few days, trying and seeing new things, and being able to add a little excitement to your daily life.  All of these … [Read more...]