travel

Tips for Traveling Green with Babies & Toddlers from Inhabitots

By Inhabitots

Summer is almost here, and the good times are about to roll on family vacations. Although you anticipate a relaxing time at your destination, the thought of traveling with a baby or toddler may send a shiver up your spine. » Read more

Flying and Pregnancy – Do’s and Don’ts

According to the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists (ACOG), healthy pregnant women can fly safely until their 36th week. The best time for pregnant women to fly is between weeks 18 and 24, since the chances of miscarriage and premature labor are both relatively low then. » Read more

Top 7 Tips for Traveling with a Baby

By Margaret Wong, Enrout.com

As a mom of a one-year-old and a founder of Enrout, a revolutionary alternative lodging search engine, I pretty much live and breathe baby travel everyday! Here are my top seven tips for traveling with a baby: » Read more

Must-Read Tips for Your Family Road Trip

By JustMommies Staff for Interstate Batteries » Read more

Rear-facing Car Seats are Safer for Older Children

According to a new report published in the British Medical Journal, children under the age of four are safer riding in a rear-facing car seat than a forward-facing seat.  » Read more

Holiday Traveling Tips

Every year, millions of people set out for holiday travel to visit family and friends. Sometimes the thought of dealing with the hassle and expense can be too much to bear – but if you still want to treat your family to something special at holiday time, how about a local getaway? Since lots of people stay close to home during the holidays, look for discounted hotel rates – especially on a weekend, when many hotels (particularly in financial districts or near convention centers or office parks, which rely on business travelers) might have empty beds they want to fill. » Read more

Five Great Family Vacation Destinations

Thinking about heading out of town with the family? There are plenty of exciting destinations beyond Disneyland and Disney World that will give your kids plenty to do, see, and learn. Whether you’re looking for beaches, mountains, history, peace and quiet, or the buzz of a big city, chances are you can find a great place for a vacation that’s family-friendly as well. » Read more