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10 Top Areas for Sledding and Tubing in Washington for Families

10 Top Areas for Sledding and Tubing in Washington Are you someone who loves winter & all of the activities in the snow? Spring & summer are definitely my favorite seasons in the Northwest, but I love to try out all the fun snow sports every winter with my family. We are so fortunate here in the western parts of the Northwest to be so close to the mountains, yet thankfully we have mainly mild temperatures in most locations. So, we don’t have to deal with driving in the snow unless we want t...
Tags: Travel, South Park, Washington, Oregon, Vancouver, Longmire, Seattle, Trips, Frugality, Pacific Northwest, National Park, Lake, South, Northwest, Paradise, Leavenworth


10 Top Areas for Sledding and Tubing in Washington

Sledding and Tubing in Washington Are you someone who loves winter & all of the activities in the snow? Spring & summer are definitely my favorite seasons in the Northwest, but I love to try out all the fun snow sports every winter with my family. We are so fortunate here in the western parts of the Northwest to be so close to the mountains, yet thankfully we have mainly mild temperatures in most locations. So, we don’t have to deal with driving in the snow unless we want to, for the most p...
Tags: Travel, South Park, Washington, Oregon, Vancouver, Longmire, Seattle, Trips, Frugality, Pacific Northwest, National Park, Lake, South, Northwest, Paradise, Leavenworth


The Wormhole (2018), a kaleidoscopic 4K timelapse

Enjoy this trippy kaleidoscopic ultra-HD short film posted by Michael Shainblum. I am proud to share my latest abstract mirror timelapse video “The Wormhole”. I knew after creating Mirror city I wanted to keep exploring the idea of kaleidoscopic imagery in timelapse. This time I wanted to expand upon the idea, creating scenes that feel like new worlds in alternate universes. I utilized camera techniques such as hyperlapse and aerial video to further showcase the surrealism in the video. Cities...
Tags: Video, News, Film, Trips, Michael Shainblum


Google Trips planning gets customized suggestions, flight price tips and more

Google with an aim to make travel planning easier today is announcing a new update to Trips which starting from October will help you manage the travel by organizing what you've saved and searched for and letting you resume where you left off before. You can see Your Trips on the “my trips” on Google, or tap on Your Trips tab from Google Flights or Hotels on your phone. Furthermore, Google will help you with the travel planning by surfacing relevant suggestions right in Google Search. It ...
Tags: Google, Android, Apps, Maps, News, Blogging, Trips


7 Helpful Tips for a Family Beach Day

We’ve been having a bit of fun in the sun this season, especially at the beach, soaking up the last rays of summer. We love to visit the Washington state coast and get our big waves beach day in. It’s a little on the chilly side, but my 3 munchkins don’t seem to care, ha! While we’re there, we have a few must-bring, must-do tips for a family beach day. If you’re heading to the beach, check these out to help you make your beach vacation a success. 7 Family Beach Day Tips: 1. Blankets and towel...
Tags: Travel, Crafts, Washington, Slideshow, Baby, Trips, Beach, Road Trip, Family Time, Beach Bag, Parenting Tips & Tricks


Dads Out There, Give Your Family the Perfect Holiday

A family vacation has become a popular trend these days. When done the right way, it can also be the most fulfilling experience for everyone. Gone are the days when traveling with family meant stressful holidays. It is not the case anymore! Father out there, you do not have to let the female folk take over the planning. Here are some tips that can make you the ultimate Super daddy who makes last minute vacation planning seems like a cake walk. If you promised your kids that you will give them ...
Tags: Family, Holiday, Jazz, Dads, Trips, Caribbean, Don, Daddy Talk


Leavenworth Tiny House Village – Petite Retreats & Thousand Trails Campground

The Leavenworth Tiny House Village is located in the Cascade Mountains just 30 minutes away from the darling Bavarian town of Leavenworth, but within minutes of a wealth of outdoor activities for any season.  Leavenworth Tiny House Village – Petite Retreats One of our favorite things to do in the summer is to go camping but, as much as I love spending time outdoors with my family, I am not as much of a fan of tent camping as my family. My favorite way to camp is what I consider “glamping” – w...
Tags: Travel, Instagram, Washington, House, Trips, Frugality, Northwest, Tiny House, Safeway, Leavenworth, Otto, Cascade Mountains, NW, Thrifty NW, Old Mill Cafe, Lake Wenatchee


3 Parenting Tips For RV Trips With Kids

Do you want to go on an RV road or camping trip with your kids? If so, you should know that an RV trip truly is one of the best opportunities for family time and to forge happy memories. But you should also know that RV trips can sometimes be stressful, especially if your children are of a younger age and can get bored or frustrated easily. Fortunately, there’s no reason to let stress ruin your RV trip. Your RV trip is meant to be fun and it should be. Here are the top parenting tips ...
Tags: Travel, Fashion, Camping, Parenting, Vacation, Trips, Road Trip, Parenting Tips, Vacations & Getaways, RV Trips, RV Trips With Kids


My Family Adventure Journal review – kids travel diary

(Disclosure: I may earn a commission if purchases are made through some of the links in this post. See my disclosure here.) Just in time for summer vacation comes this fun review of a child’s... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]]
Tags: Kids, Life, Trips, Family Adventure Journal


Celebrating Friendship and Beyond at Pixar Fest

What a fun celebration of friendship and beyond during the Pixar Fest at the Disneyland Resort! From now until September 3rd, you and your family & friends can all enjoy the festivities while at the Disney Parks! Thanks to Disneyland, my family was invited to enjoy the opening of Pixar Fest. There are so many great things going on, so here are some of the highlights from our weekend at Pixar Fest. You’ll want to make sure you experience all 12 of these amazing Pixar Fest related activities! 12...
Tags: Travel, Crafts, Friendship, Disney, America, Slideshow, Vacation, Pixar Animation Studios, Sponsor, Pixar, Disneyland, Disneyland Resort, Trips, Andy, Disneyland Park, Disney Parks


Staycation Seattle – Things To Do In Seattle (& Greater Seattle)!

Staycation Seattle – 100+ Things To Do! Looking for budget friendly vacation ideas for the Pacific Northwest this year?  With the high cost of airfare you might want to consider taking a “Staycation” in Seattle (or a mini vacation in Seattle if you live within driving distance)! Seattle, the “Emerald City”, offers many things to do and explore beyond the well known Space Needle. We have compiled a huge list of things to do in Seattle  that are budget friendly. You can also check out these Dis...
Tags: Travel, Washington, Summer, America, Bank Of America, Portland, Starbucks, Seattle, Ada, Light Rail, Trips, Frugality, Pacific Northwest, Chinatown, Seattle Public Library, Northwest


Cherry Blossom Viewing at the University of Washington – Tips on Visiting!

  Cherry Blossom Viewing at the University of Washington If you’ve never headed to the University of Washington campus to see the Cherry blossoms in bloom on the gorgeous, old cherry trees, it is an amazing sight to see in the springtime. The University of Washington campus has a special area on the campus called the Quad, which is a big grassy area right in the heart of the campus. Just to give you a little history about these trees, they are Yoshino cherry trees, which originated from Japan...
Tags: Travel, Japan, Trips, Frugality, Pacific Northwest, Northwest, University of Washington, UW, Lake Union, Washington Park Arboretum, Denny Hall, Burke Museum, Arboretum, Yoshino, University Book Store, University of Washington If


Google makes it even easier for you to plan a trip on your smartphone

Google is making it easier to plan trips on your smartphone with new features for searching destinations, and booking hotels and flights. The changes should mean less site-hopping and more getting things done. The post Google makes it even easier for you to plan a trip on your smartphone appeared first on Digital Trends.
Tags: Google, Mobile, Trends, Mobile Search, Web, Search, Vacations, Trips, Android Army


Snowshoeing at Mount Rainier – Affordable Family Hike during the Winter & Spring Season.

Originally published in 2014 – updated for 2017 This winter season is the perfect time to experience the beauty of winter at Mt Rainier from different vantage points which is most easily accessible by snowshoeing. Snowshoeing is not only a winter sport either, as the snow at Mt Rainier starts in the fall and lasts well into the spring, too. Snowshoeing is an affordable sport as we found out and the great thing is that there are so many places you could go snowshoeing, which opens up a whole oth...
Tags: Travel, Walmart, Longmire, Seattle, Costco, Trips, Frugality, Pacific Northwest, Tacoma, Dick, Northwest, Paradise, Ashland, Kimberly, Sports Authority, Port Angeles


Google adds price tracking and deals to Google Flights, Google Trips and hotel search

 Google today is expanding its booking features for travelers using Google services including Trips, Flights and hotel search, with a focus on helping people find better rates. For example, Google can now tell you when’s the best time to buy an airline ticket or see when room rates are higher, among other things. These price-tracking features are similar to those that some other travel… Read More
Tags: Travel, Google, TC, Tech, Flights, Trips, Hotel Search, Flight Search, Google Flights Google Trips


Here’s How to Take a Perfect Vacation

Taking time off from work or the daily grind not only helps people de-stress and feel happier, but it also helps productivity and mood—as long as you do it right. But the barrier to entry is high, since many Americans don’t even take their allotted vacation time. Fewer Americans are going on vacation now than…
Tags: Travel, Health, News, Summer Travel, Happiness, Uncategorized, Stress, Vacation, Trips, Mental Health/Psychology, Vacation Days


Trip Reviews: A Traveler’s Best Friend

Traveling to a new city or country can be unnerving, but it does not have to be. The recent rise in user-review sites has revolutionized the way people plan their travels. Rather than relying solely... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]]
Tags: Deals, Family, Vacations, Trips, Trip Reviews


Google Trips gets more features for an even smoother vacation

Google just added several new features to its Trips travel-assistant app to help you get the most out of your next vacation. They include easier sharing, a way to make last-minute changes, and automatic adding of bus and train data. The post Google Trips gets more features for an even smoother vacation appeared first on Digital Trends.
Tags: Google, Mobile, Trends, Update, Trips, Google Trips


Google Trips just became an even better travel buddy

Google just added several new features to its Trips travel-assistant app to help you get the most out of your next vacation. They include easier sharing, a way to make last-minute changes, and automatic adding of bus and train data. The post Google Trips just became an even better travel buddy appeared first on Digital Trends.
Tags: Google, Mobile, Trends, Update, Trips, Google Trips


Latest update makes Google Trips an even better travel companion

Google just added several new features to its Trips travel-assistant app to help you get the most out of your next vacation. They include easier sharing, a way to make last-minute changes, and automatic adding of bus and train data. The post Latest update makes Google Trips an even better travel companion appeared first on Digital Trends.
Tags: Google, Mobile, Trends, Update, Trips, Google Trips


Tour and activities marketplace Zozi lays off 30% of staff

 Zozi, a startup that describes itself as an OpenTable for tours and activities, and which raised $30 million from Richard Branson and others back in 2015, has laid off 30 percent of staff, TechCrunch learned and Zozi confirmed. The company says the restructuring will allow Zozi to focus on its core B2B software platform, Zozi Advance, going forward. The company has 119 employees listed… Read More
Tags: Travel, TC, Marketplace, Tech, Richard Branson, Trips, Reservations, Zozi, Opentable, Bookings


The Experiences that Airbnb launched in Delhi yesterday

Airbnb has launched its Trips platform in Delhi, as a part of its expansion of Trips to 50 cities globally this year, adding 15 bookable local experiences in Delhi. Note that Trips is available only on the Airbnb app. Trips, which was launched in November last year, is a massive expansion of Airbnb’s mandate beyond just places to stay, looking into three aspects: Experiences (activities), Places (recommendations of things to do, like Tripadvisor does), and Homes (stays). We checked, and the Air...
Tags: Travel, Mobile, Ecommerce, News, Internet, India, Airbnb, Tripadvisor, Delhi, Trips, Noida, Nikhil, SARI, Aditya, Shantanu, Airbnb app Trips


10 Disney Crafts For the Whole Family

Do you have a Disney trip planned in your near future? Maybe for spring break or a summer vacation. Whether you are going to Disneyland or Disney World, you’ll want to make any one of these Disney crafts to get you and your family excited for the trip! 10 Disney Crafts to make for your family vacation: 1. Disney Mickey Jewelry – how darling are those earrings?! They are the perfect Disney craft. I love the colors and of course, the Mickey! via 100 Directions 2. Disney Bleached T-shirts – I lo...
Tags: Travel, Crafts, Diy, Disney, US, Sewing, Airplane, Little Mermaid, Disneyland, Trips, Road Trip, Family Activities, Disney World, Mickey, Dollar Store Crafts, My Disney Side


Airbnb are creating exclusive “Music Experiences” to liven up your trips

Airbnb are upping the ante for their hospitality service by delving into unique music experiences for their customers to enjoy. Airbnb, the company that rents out houses, flats, and lodgings across the world are journeying into a new marketplace to make their offers even more exciting. The $30 billion company are introducing ‘music experiences’ which will give users the chance to exclusively access sold-out shows and intimate live performances across popular cities. ‘Music Experiences’ are cur...
Tags: Travel, Music, London, Featured, Live, Festival, Experiences, Concert, Tokyo, Airbnb, Secret, Detroit, Trips, Gigs, Gig, Brian Chesky


Watch movie online The Lego Batman Movie (2017)

Quality : HDTitle: The Lego Batman MovieDirector : Chris McKayWriter : Chris McKenna,Erik Sommers,Seth Grahame-SmithRelease : 2017-02-08Language : EnglishRuntime : 104 minGenre: Fantasy, Action, Animation, Comedy, Family.Synopsis : Batman is Gotham’s saint, solitary, and that is the way he prefers it. However, when Barbara Gordon (Rosario Dawson) succeeds her dad as magistrate, she recommends Batman’s history of continually thwarting the scoundrels’ detestable plots, yet for the most part givi...
Tags: Travel, Music, Featured, Gotham, Live, Festival, Experiences, Concert, Airbnb, Bruce Wayne, Batman, Secret, Trips, Gigs, Gig, Voldemort


What to Do When You Arrive Too Early to Check Into Your Hotel

Let’s say you’re planning a fun trip to New York City and you found an incredible deal on a flight. The only problem? It arrives at 5:00 a.m. and that’s too early to check into most hotels. No need to nap at the gate, though—you have options.Read more...
Tags: Travel, Feature, Hotels, New York City, Flying, Vacation, Trips, Editors Picks, Lodging, life-hacks


Travelling 2.0: Getting By With A Little App Help

Travelling 2.0: Getting By With A Little App Help Travel has changed over recent years. These days, rather than going to a travel agent and getting them to arrange everything for you, you may prefer to do it all yourself. This can help to cut costs, but it can also cause you a headache when […] The post Travelling 2.0: Getting By With A Little App Help appeared first on Not So Average Mama.
Tags: Travel, Deals, Apps, Vacation, Trips, Travelling, Did You Know


Airbnb’s massive expansion will challenge existing travel services

By Brindaalakshmi K and Nikhil Pahwa Airbnb is expanding across the travel sector, and will no longer be just a BnB and hotel aggregator: the company has launched Trips, which will offer customers tours and activities, and plans to add flights and services in the future. This reminds of what Cleartrip was attempting in India, when it expanded beyond ticketing to include activities). With this shift, because it combines pretty much what most travelers intend to do, threatens existing travel serv...
Tags: Travel, Mobile, News, Internet, Hotels, India, Los Angeles, Airbnb, Seoul, New Delhi, Trips, Social Impact, Ticketing, ClearTrip, Times of India Group


Airbnb Expands Beyond the Home with the Launch of Trips

Airbnb today unveiled the most significant development in its eight year history as it moves beyond accommodation with the launch of Trips. Bringing together where you stay, what you do and the people you meet all in one place, Trips is a people-powered platform designed to make travel both easy and magical. Trips launches today with three key areas - Experiences, Places and Homes, with Flights and Services to be added in the future.Trips will make travel magical again by immersing tr...
Tags: Travel, London, Los Angeles, Paris, Kenya, Airbnb, Detroit, Seoul, Trips, Malibu, Brian Chesky, Tuscany, Truffle Hunting


Airbnb wants to become a full-fledged travel agency with new Trips feature

Airbnb released a new feature on its app -- one that could turn the company into a full-on travel agency. Trips basically helps users discover new experiences in 12 major cities as its starting point. The post Airbnb wants to become a full-fledged travel agency with new Trips feature appeared first on Digital Trends.
Tags: Apple, Mobile, Business, Trends, Airbnb, Trips, Rental, Travel Agency, Android Army