Beach Vacation Essentials by kidsareatrip What to Pack for A Beach Vacation After our recent trip to Puerto Rico, I learned a few tips and tricks for what to pack for a beach vacation. Of course you will want to pack your travel essentials, but you will also want to have your essentials for hitting the sand. Here’s a few of our favorites and a printable beach checklist too.
For many years I have been obsessed with finding the “right” travel gear. We have a stack of discarded luggage in our basement that didn’t pass the “test”. It was either too large or too small, too cumbersome, didn’t have enough pockets, or was simply poorly made. Any of those qualities would immediately relegate it to the back corner of the basement post trip, never to be seen again. Before our vacation this past summer, I was determined to find the “perfect” carry-on for our journey. We are minimalist packers. On a two week vacation we will take two rolling duffles, a backpack, and a carry-on travel tote for our family of five. I do not allow the kids to bring… [Read More]
Like it or not, the holidays are just around the corner, which means it is time to start checking items off your to do list. If you know someone who loves to travel, here are some of our favorites: 2014 Holiday Gift Guide for Travelers 1. J. Crew Dreamy Cotton Pajamas Whenever someone travels not only do they want a comfortable bed, they want a comfortable pair of pajamas. This pair from J. Crew is comfy and cozy, perfect for winter evenings (or days for that matter). 2. Cinda B Super II Tote This is hands down my favorite carry-on travel bag. It has a ton of room inside with interior pockets and a zip closure. Any frequent traveler will love this bag as… [Read More]