Planning family vacations with older kids, it can be a little more difficult then when they were younger. This is because older kids just generally are more difficult. Young kids are easy to please but they become more challenging as they grow. These small dictators in our lives typically have an opinion on everything. The best way to win that battle is to not. Meaning, involve the kids in the decision making process. Find out where they want to go and what they want to do. Of course, kids have no concept of the cost of things so you may have to give them multiple choice options or they could go crazy. For example, let them choose between cabin camping, a beach vacation or Disneyland; depending on what you can afford. Family camping vacations could actually incorporate all three of those options if
A lot of people enjoy taking vacations but they can be expensive. In 2015, the average rate for hotel stays was $120 per day. This is one of the reasons more people than ever are considering looking for vacation rentals. At least 47% say they might go that route rather than stay in a hotel and 46% cite condominium resorts as options. There are other benefits to staying at vacation rentals. Here is a run down of some of them.
- You get more space. Vacation rentals give you a lot more space than the single room you get in a hotel room. This means that after a long day at the beach or checking out the sites you and your family can stretch out around more space to unwind, spend more time together and relax. You can go back to your rental unit and watch a movie or TV or play
Jet charter services are far and away the best ways to travel in style and luxury. There’s a reason that those who can afford to do so, usually do. For some people it’s more of a once-in-a-while occurrence for special occasions, rather than a regular means of transportation. With more than 100 times more options to fly in and out of than traditional non-private aircraft charters (there are over 5,00 public use airports in the U.S. in total), charter jet services are incredibly convenient and flexible to use too.
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Whether it’s the flexibility, the service, the privacy, the feeling, the image or the convenience, it’s a great idea to charter a private jet. There’s so much diversity when it comes to flying privately and it makes it so much easier. No crazy airports and security, no delays because someone else is late or the forgot to put the engine in the plane, no crowded flights or annoying passengers; just you, the staff and who you choose to allow to fly with you. If you want to charter a private jet but aren’t exactly sure how to go about it, this article will give you some helpful things to think about before you jump headlong in research.
Determine What You Want
Camping vacations remain very popular in the United States. In 2010, at least 40 million people headed outdoors for a grand total of 515 million camping trips. That number went up to 42.5 million people in 2011. There are a great many resons people love to camp. It is an economical way to treat an entire family to a great experience and gives people a chance to unwind and reconnect with their loved ones. All 50 states have great national and state parks for families to check out. Whether you are looking for ideas for camping in Illinois or California, if you look, you will find a great campground for you and yoru family to enjoy.
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We dream about what we would do on the perfect date with unlimited amounts of money. The things we’d do, the places we’d see; but it’s all just a dream. Most of us settle for dinner and a movie. But that doesn’t have to be the case. Here are some out the box ideas for date night that could really turn the tide, whether you’ve been married for 25 years or are on a first or second date.
- Jet Charter Services
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London has all the perfect ingredients of a romantic city: great food, beautiful art, and incredible architecture come together to bring an air of romance to this ancient metropolis. At no time in the year is this more true than around Valentine’s Day. Just like others across the world, Brits go to painstaking lengths to make sure they show their loved ones exactly how much they care for them on February 14th.
Unfortunately or otherwise, planning the perfect Valentine’s Day in London Town is a lot easier than it sounds. As the BBC points out, there are over 130,000 hotel rooms in the city, making a hotel search extremely difficult. Plus, in a city known for its history, food from over 270 nationalities, according to The London Evening Standard, and countless other activities to consider, getting
Vacations are the best way to decompress, relax, and forget your troubles. For many families, this means a trip to Florida. Florida is one of the most popular vacation spots in America because of its climate, and also its attractions. In 2012 alone, Florida’s median hotel occupancy rate was almost 70%.
It is common for families to head to the Sunshine State during the summer months, because school is out, but Florida summers can be extremely humid. It might be better to travel between October and February, because the weather in Florida is the most comfortable during this time, according to USA Today. During these months, families can also get Florida off-season rentals at a more affordable price. Most Florida
Did you know, according to London and Partners, London Town hosted a record shattering 7.9 million tourists in the first half of 2013 alone? Year over year, that number marks a 7.7% increase in tourism since 2012. The statistics aren’t terribly surprising, not when you consider that London has been the number one tourist attraction in the United Kingdom for a long time running. In fact, 54% of all tourists visiting the country spend at least some time in the Big Smoke.
Unfortunately for the vast majority of tourists the city welcomes every year, they never dig beyond London’s outer tourism shell. They may luck out and find their way to the best hotels in the city, but, by and
Are you looking to get away for the holidays? Are you struggling to send your employees on important business trips without going outside of your budget? In either situation, you’re likely aware that increased travel prices have made it more difficult than ever to find hotel rooms, airfare, and food on a budget. Consider, according to USA Today, the average family of four will spend $4,000 on a family vacation in 2013. Business travelers looking for hotel reservations will find that hotel costs have increased by 5% since last year, according to CNBC. For whatever reason you’re on the hotel search, you’ll need easy ways to cut costs. Here are five of the best.
- Consider Staying in a Pension
As Smarter Travel writes, one of the best ways to save on your ho