Category: Family:Travel & Camping

Explore tons of great family camping trip ideas, single day family trips, weekend trips, trips with your pets, and awesome things to do along the way.

A wooden covered bridge spanning a river at night.

Frankenmuth: A Bridge to Central Michigan’s Rich Bavarian Past

Get a taste of Germany in America’s Midwest. Located in the heart of the Wolverine State, Frankenmuth celebrates its ties to the old country in a big way; in fact, the town’s nickname is Michigan’s Little Bavaria. Looking for great Oktoberfest celebrations? You’ve come to the right place, but don’t limit yourself to the fall
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A pair of adirondack chairs facing a placid pond at sunset.

August Regional Travel — Stay Cool in the Midwest

As summer temperatures rise, it’s always a good idea to stay close to cool bodies of water. The following trips keep you close to some of the most beautiful rivers, lakes and streams in North America. See our Regional Travel Calendar for more year-round destinations. Iowa In Western Iowa, a pair of waterways give boaters and
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A dog surveys a vast canyon.

12 Dog-Friendly National Parks for Adventures With Your Pooch

A tour of America’s national parks is on many RV bucket lists, but bringing your pup to these destinations can be a challenge. It’s important to know pet restrictions in the national parks you’re hoping to visit in order to minimize your impact on these sensitive environments. But an easier alternative is to target the most
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