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Summer Road Trip

Is there any summer adventure that’s more American than a road trip? We all remember road trips from our childhood. A cooler packed with snacks, a game of I Spy, and a good soundtrack, were the ingredients to an amazing adventure. Road trips are the perfect way to escape restrictions and celebrate life on the […]

Make the Most of Being Home. Make it a Staycation.

With everything that’s going on, many of us have found ourselves with a lot of time on our hands. Being at home means, the days run together and you can’t remember the last time you wore real pants. Are you struggling to figure out how to keep yourself occupied beyond bingeing TV on Netflix and […]

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The Best Travel-Themed Activities & Games To Play with Your Family During the Holidays

Phew! The holidays are rapidly approaching and we are officially in the home stretch of 2020.  During this time of year, we are usually hearing about the massive airport and travel delays, but in true 2020 fashion, this year will look different from what we are accustomed to.  Many of us will likely be staying […]

RV Travel: Where to Start!

In our opinion, RV vacations are truly underrated. While traveling in an RV, you are able to explore new places in your own time, while being spontaneous and taking your accommodations along with you. 2020 has undoubtedly created many challenges for travel. For those who are itching to get out and explore, touring the USA […]

5 Tips to Travel Economically

2020 has presented many challenges across the board, especially economically. As we all know, traveling can be fairly pricey, but there are ways to create and experience an adventure for much cheaper than you might think. And sometimes, the best memories are made when we adventure economically. So, if you have been bitten by the […]

Ready for the Inspiring Outdoors? 5 Unique Destinations For a Future Trip

With warmer weather here to stay, it’s apparent that spring is finally upon us! Winter weather is finally in our rearview, but unfortunately, most of us are confined to our home and home area for at least a little bit longer. Even though we’re doing our part to help our country get back to normal, […]

Time for a well needed Spring Break: Unique Destinations Off the Beaten Path

As winter comes to its close and we move into March it’s time to think about your “spring break”. Here at Travel Guides Free, we understand the wanderlust that comes after we’ve made it through the dreary months after the holiday season. You can use spring break as a just a “getaway” to refresh and/or […]

9 Attractions to Visit During President’s Day Weekend This Year

Federal holidays mean that our weekends are a little longer. Nationwide many businesses and schools will grant you one extra day of freedom—how will you spend it? Ditch your couch and make the most of your paid time off this President’s Day weekend with a quick mid-winter getaway. Here are a few amazing locations you […]

4 Ideas for a Valentine’s Themed Getaway

It seems like we were celebrating the start of a new decade and now Valentine’s Day is right around the corner! Do you have your weekend of love planned out? While it’s okay to stick with the classics, don’t stop at flowers and balloons. Choose to make this Valentine’s Day special by doing something memorable.  […]

Last Minute Things-To-Do for New Year’s

The holiday season always seems to come and go so quickly! Before you know it, Thanksgiving and Christmas have passed us by and we’re preparing to enter not only another year but another decade! If you happened to slack on the New Year’s Eve and New Year’s Day plans this year, here are 5 activities […]

Topic: 5 Amazing Holiday and Christmas Travel Destinations

There’s no place like home for the holidays! While this is true, the next best thing is being somewhere where the Christmas spirit knows no limits. We have a feeling these 5 destinations—towns across the country that get in the holiday spirit with light displays, carriage rides, trips to the “North Pole”, and other fun […]

5 Ways to Make Holiday Travel with Your Kids Easier

Traveling with your whole family can be stressful. Though it gets easier every time you do it, you will run into a few challenges when you travel with your kids. Everything changes when you have kids and traveling is no different! It can be a struggle sometimes to get to the grocery store, so you […]

5 Breathtaking Destinations to View Fall Foliage

Autumn can be one of the most beautiful times of the year with fall foliage displaying breathtaking colors like gold, orange, and scarlet. You don’t have to travel far to see the beauty that fall foliage has to offer. Yet, with so many different destinations to choose from, it can get overwhelming! Here are 5 […]

Tips for saving money when planning family travel

There are few things that are better for some quality family bonding than a vacation. It’s a chance to share unforgettable experiences and special moments. while discovering a new corner of the world (or your own country!) that you may not be familiar with yet. These are memories that last a lifetime. The bonds that […]

Make the Most of Your Last Days of “Summer”: Go Jump in a Lake.

5 Lake Destinations to Enjoy Labor Day Weekend How is summer already coming to an end? It seems like only yesterday that we were rejoicing at the opportunity to discover new destinations (or revisit old favorites), take those long-awaited road trips, and sit by a body of water of choice to just relax. Yes, the […]

Summer in the Great Outdoors: Plan your Family Vacation Early!

Just like that, summer is somehow right around the corner. Have you thought about where you and your family are spending summer vacation? If you’re in the school of thought that it’s still too early to think about travel plans – think again. Summer is peak travel season and that means more expensive… well, everything. […]

Five Fabulous Destinations For Your Next Girls’ Getaway

Ladies pat yourselves on the back! The stress of the holidays is now but a distant memory, Spring Break is soon to pass, and the promise of warmer weather is so close we can taste it. This calls for a celebration! For us, that celebration takes the form of a much-deserved vacation. Mother’s Day, the […]

EXPERIENCE ALASKA: Now’s Your Time for an Extraordinary Vacation and Unforgettable Experience

It’s an extraordinarily beautiful place, with unforgettable scenery, magnificent wildlife, and some flat-out wonderful people. Whether you are coming to see Alaska’s glorious mountains, rivers and glaciers; to learn about Alaska’s cultures and our history; or to experience the wonder of the northern lights, we know you’ll make amazing lifelong memories here. Plan Your Adventure Today Most travelers […]

Head for the Hills: 4 Spring Break Mountain Getaways for the Whole Family

Warm weather enthusiasts, rejoice! The promise of short sleeves and outdoor activities is on the horizon like a light at the end of a cold, dreary tunnel. It’s time to embrace the warmer times ahead and get the whole family excited for some quality time on the road. You may already be hard at work […]

Love is in the Air: 5 Romantic Weekend Getaways to Visit in February

The holidays are finally over, the Christmas decorations are put away and it’s starting to sink in that temperatures are on a steady decline for at least another month. Red, green and white fare is slowly (or perhaps a little too quickly) being replaced by red and pink, a telltale sign that February is here.Whether […]

Off the Beaten Path: The Best Ski, Skate, and Winter Activities

The winter months mean shorter days, freezing temperatures, and packing on the layers before we can even think about stepping foot outdoors. If you’re anything like the rest of us, then you’re probably fleeing to warmer climates as we speak. But, have you ever stopped to think, that maybe you haven’t given Jack Frost enough […]

New Year, New Travels? It’s Never Too Early Start Planning Your Getaway

Optimism. It’s the outlook heading into each new year and the attitude that drives our motivation for fulfilling our resolutions. This year, why not make a resolution that you know you can stick to? Setting a goal to travel more (or at least once) is the perfect way to do so. Simply pick a destination, […]

Holiday Travel Ideas

Knowing exactly when to purchase tickets for airfare often feels like a job suited for a clairvoyant. What’s buyer demand like at the moment? Are there any holidays or events that coincide with my travel plans? Is there a better deal with a different airline? Should I plan in advance and have piece of mind […]

Fall Getaways: Festivals, Family Outings & Pumpkin Picking

You’ve put away your shorts, brought out the boots and the pumpkin decorations. The days are getting shorter, temperatures are dropping, and the scent of pumpkin spice is, seemingly, everywhere. Fall is finally here! Ok, well maybe it’s been here, but for many of us in the country, it’s felt like summer has lingered on […]

From East to West: Your Guide to Labor Day Weekend

As a way to signify the unofficial end of summer, (and to recognize the contributions of countless workers to the American Labor movement) Labor Day sits on the first Monday in September to give us a much-needed extra weekend day. If you’re hopping on a plane or traveling like the other 16 million Americans, chances […]

Texas Best Beach is Yours: South Padre Island

  Visit a place alive with fun, sun and endless blue skies, South Padre Island. A 34-mile long tropical island, South Padre Island’s world-class water activities, nature tourism attractions and family-friendly offerings keep the island ranked as a top beach destination. With easy travel by air, land or sea and more than 5,000 lodging options, […]

5 Great Options To Consider For Your Summer Getaway

Flowers are starting to bloom, the grass is growing, and your winter coat should be in your closet. Now is time to start planning your summer getaway, and there’s so much to consider when planning the perfect trip. If you’re having a creative block on finding a cool destination for your summer getaway, consider these […]

Find Funshine & Great Deals In Tempe This Summer

Summer in Tempe means lots of sunshine, mostly zero humidity, fewer crowds and great summer values for visitors. Located in the middle of the Phoenix Metro area and just minutes from Sky Harbor Airport and all the major highways, Tempe is the perfect hub to explore other metro Phoenix cities.

Get Your Green On In St. Paul

Celebrate St. Patrick’s Day (and hockey) in Saint Paul If you’re looking for a new city to explore and celebrate St. Patrick’s Day, it’s time you visit Minnesota’s capital city – Saint Paul. From street parties to parades and Irish dance to corned beef and cabbage, March 10-18 in Saint Paul is a green-tinted celebration […]

Super Sights to See in Minnesota! (Besides the Big Game)

February 4, 2018 will be a big day for the great state of Minnesota. We finally have an answer to the million-dollar-question everyone’s been asking: which teams will be playing in the biggest football game of the year? This year, the great state of Minnesota will be hosting the 52nd Super Duper Big Game at […]