Cruise planning: Cruise line comparison and more

A cruise is a great way to enjoy multiple destinations while only unpacking once. Cruisers combine the convenience of an all-inclusive resort with the adventure of ports of call and international experiences. However, planning a cruise involves a … [Read more...]

Tips for multigenerational travel: vacationing with a large group

We have a lot of tips for multigenerational travel! Large-group vacations are a fantastic opportunity to get away with your family, friends, and loved ones. Family members who live far apart can reconnect and friends can get away from the daily grind … [Read more...]

Tips for flying with kids and babies

The travel season is upon us, and if you've delayed that family vacay because you're worried about flying with kids, fear not! You've got this! Here are our top tips for flying with kids: No matter how savvy a traveler you are, the rules are … [Read more...]

Travel with a drone: What you should know before your child puts a drone in their travel pack

We all enjoy traveling with kids and stocking up with photos, video and memories. Our children gladly use gadgets and would take them just about anywhere. Can the two mix? Can I travel with a drone and my child or should I just advise him to leave it … [Read more...]

How to make summer family travel plans with a printable calendar

Summer is right around the corner, so kids could already be waiting for family trips. As we’ve said before, family travels help your family bond and build memories that you will later cherish. How to make summer family travel plans can be the … [Read more...]

Six tips to save money on travel

Taking a vacation and getting away from the daily grind is so important. Sadly, for many people, taking a holiday seems like an expensive luxury. It doesn't have to be this way, though. Here are several ways you can save money on a holiday. 1. … [Read more...]

Travel planning: When and why to partner with a family vacation planner

Here at Pit Stops for Kids, we're of a DIY mentality. If you're a regular reader here, you probably are, too. We encourage you to travel by offering as much useful, free information as we can, so you can make informed decisions before booking your … [Read more...]

Travel tip: Where is it appropriate to use drones with kids?

Have you seen drones circling overhead on recent travels? We have! While it's important to follow specific useage guidelines (personal drones are prohibited in some places), if you have kids clamoring to fly a drone either at home or while on … [Read more...]

Hassle-free guide to getting your kids’ first passport

Getting your child his or her first passport doesn't have to be as intimidating as it sounds. Yes, you need to clear an afternoon or morning to the task, and yes, there's a wait time involved, but the process is simpler than most people realize. … [Read more...]

Plan your next family vacation in Ecuador

Is it a good idea to go to South America with kids? No – it’s a great idea! Ecuador, a geographically diverse little equatorial country on the Pacific coast of Northwestern South America, is an ideal destination for a family vacation. With its … [Read more...]