Family Fun in Pismo Beach

Family Fun in Pismo Beach

The laid back, friendly atmosphere of Pismo Beach makes it a great fall getaway or family road trip any time of year. Pismo Beach celebrates fall with a clam festival honoring the clam digging cultu . . .

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Things to Do in Julian

Things to Do in Julian

Family Fun in Julian The beauty of historic Julian (a gold mining town just 60 miles northeast of San Diego) is that many attractions are within walking distance of each other. It’s the perfect fami . . .

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Get started with RV Camping

Get started with RV Camping

Taking It on the Road, Family Style! During a recent email session with an old friend about our summer plans, I mentioned that our family planned on taking our annual four-week road trip in our mot . . .

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Happy Family Travel

Happy Family Travel

Per a recent AAA survey, more than a third of Americans plan to take a family trip this year. As the holidays approach, family travel takes on added significance, with parents taking kids across sta . . .

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Weekend Getaway to Long Beach

Weekend Getaway to Long Beach

Want to get away for a fun weekend? Just a couple hours north of San Diego is the pet-friendly coastal city of Long Beach, which offers water activities, popular attractions and a lively night scene . . .

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Family Fun in Oxnard, CA

Family Fun in Oxnard, CA

Visit Oxnard: Family-Friendly Things to Do, See and Eat Looking for a relaxing beachside community that is void of crowds? Go a few hours up the coast from San Diego to Oxnard—it’s so awesome! . . .

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Bay Area Visit 5 fun things to do with kids

Bay Area Visit 5 fun things to do with kids

Planning a road trip to the San Francisco Bay Area? Here are five kid-friendly stops from Gilroy (south of San Francisco) to Fairfield (north of San Francisco). Each super fun spot will entertain, e . . .

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Family Road Trip: 6 Fun Stops Along California's Central Coast

Family Road Trip: 6 Fun Stops Along California's Central Coast

The secret is out: San Diego is amazing. In fact, it’s a top U.S. vacation destination. So while the rest of the country is descending upon San Diego this summer, consider venturing away from the . . .

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Tips for Traveling Abroad with Children

Tips for Traveling Abroad with Children

International travel gives your child an opportunity to experience other cultures and customs, and is a great way to broaden her understanding of the world around her. If you plan to travel abroad w . . .

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Temecula Day Trip

Temecula Day Trip

Visit Temecula – Fun Things to Do for Families Just an hour north of San Diego off the I-15 highway lies the bustling community of Temecula. Popular for its sun-drenched valley, fragrant vineyard . . .

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Family Travel to Borrego Springs

Family Travel to Borrego Springs

A weekend getaway in Borrego Springs may conjure up visions of sun-baked desolation, but a longer look reveals this small, unincorporated East San Diego community as a local treasure with a storied . . .

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9 Survival Tips for Car Travel

9 Survival Tips for Car Travel

The idea of a long car ride or family road trip conjures fears of the proverbial small-fry question in an endless loop: “Are we there yet? Are we there yet?” With a little planning, families can . . .

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