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Find Adventure on the Road this Summer!

It’s not too late to start planning a summer vacation! Have you considered a road trip? Road trips offer an opportunity to visit multiple incredible destinations, as well as provide endless adventures to satisfy all age groups and preferences. While road trips are great vacations for families and groups of friends, the logistics can be […]

Unique & Exciting Beach Destinations for this Summer

The weather is getting warmer and it’s almost officially beach season across the US. Beach trips hold a special place in many of our hearts, as some of our best childhood memories are at the beach building sandcastles, eating delicious seafood, and spending time with extended family. Coastal towns are often popular summer vacation destinations […]

Unique Destinations for a Spring Getaway | TravelGuidesFree

It’s that time of year! We survived the cold winter and the weather is finally getting warmer! For many of us, as the weather changes, our desire to travel starts knocking at our door. Spring is when beach season starts ramping up, so when planning trips during this time of year, our minds tend to […]

Discover the Wonders of New York State | TravelGuidesFree

For a trip to remember, come experience the incredible things to do and see in New York State. When people think of New York, they usually think about New York City–“the city that never sleeps”–home to the Empire State Building, Fifth Avenue, Grand Central Station, the Statue of Liberty, Broadway, and more. But the “Big […]

6 Tips for Planning Travel in 2021 | TravelGuidesFree.com

In 2020, Covid-19 rocked our world.  Not only were our travel plans canceled, but most of everything else was as well.  2021 brings in a breath of fresh air, as vaccines are being distributed and we are starting to see some relief in Covid-19 case volume.  As a result, more travel restrictions have been lifted, […]

4 not-so-obvious Landmarks to Capture the Spirit of America

The Inauguration of a new President is a time to reflect, celebrate democracy, and take advantage of all that the United States has to offer. Regardless of if you have plans to celebrate or just plan to tune in to a news channel broadcasting the event, we recommend taking some time to learn more about […]

Destinations | 4 Hidden Gems to Visit in the Northeast

Planning a trip or vacation with family or friends can be super challenging, as more people equals more opinions. We all have that one friend or family member who just can’t seem to go with the flow. This can make planning especially difficult as you want to travel to places with a variety of different […]

RV Travel: Where to Start! | TravelGuidesFree.com

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 […]

6 Tips to Travel Economically with Kids | TravelGuidesFree.com

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 […]

Tips for Traveling During COVID-19 | TravelGuidesFree.com

The ability to travel is one of life’s luxuries. Even though the number of people traveling has been down as much as 90%, travel is slowly starting to pick back up as states and countries continue to reopen.  Airlines and hotels are witnessing an increase in bookings as travelers are more confident in their safety […]

Summer Road Trip | TravelGuidesFree.com

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 […]

Sick of Being Stuck at 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 […]

Ready for the Inspiring Outdoors? 5 Unique Destinations

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 […]

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 […]

6 Ways to Make Holiday Travel EAsier with Kids

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 […]

6 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 to save 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 […]

Small Towns, Big Hearts: 5 Ways to Beat the Crowds and Have a Relaxing 4th of July Vacation

Ah, summertime. Among all the pool days, beach trips, and grilling nights, the Fourth of July stands out as the defining event in the American summer. It’s a time when old traditions are honored, and new traditions are made. A time for lounging and enjoying the company of friends and/or family while celebrating the birth […]

From Sea to Shining Sea: All-American Destinations to Spend your Memorial Day Weekend

Memorial Day is a time for commemoration – it’s a time to celebrate both our great country and the brave men and women who have sacrificed their lives to keep us safe and free. In the spirit of patriotism, we think there’s no better way to celebrate than by spending the first long weekend of […]

Summer in the Great Outdoors: Plan your 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. […]

Head for the Hills: 4 Spring Break Getaways for the 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 Winter Weekend Getaways

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 […]

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 | TravelGuidesFree.com

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 […]