Destination Insights



The Beaufort Inn: Your Best Family Option When Exploring Beaufort, SC [Video]

When you visit Beaufort, SC – the South’s most charming city – you shouldn’t accept anything less than equal fame for your accommodations. And you shouldn’t have to settle for less just because you’re bringing the entire family.
Here are five reasons we adore The Beaufort Inn for families, and why we think you should stay here on your South Carolina weekend getaway.


41 Kick-Ass Cheap and Free Things to Do in Miami for Tourists and Locals

Welcome to Miami! (Bienvenidos a Miami!)
You’ve made it to one of the most beautiful cities in Florida — Miami! And with so much to see and do (and eat!), your money can be spent quickly. But you don’t have to go into debt, because this is one city that has a lot to offer- and a lot of what it offers is free (or close to it)!
Here are 41 cheap or completely free things to do while you’re in the beautiful beach town of Miami!


29 Things to Do in Beaufort, SC for a Perfect Weekend Away

Beaufort, SC is one of the South’s most beautiful towns, rich with history, draped with Spanish moss and framed by gorgeous coastal views. Adventure on the water or along the rails-to-trails path…relax at the beach or breath easy on a large swing overlooking the river. Dive deep into the history of the Gullah Geechee people or the city’s Union occupation. With so many things to do in Beaufort, SC you’ll want to return again and again.


19 Best Resorts In Florida: Family Options That You Should Not Miss

Heading to the Sunshine State? Before you book your family vacation, take a look at the list of best resorts in Florida. These family-friendly escapes have the perks that kids will love…and amenities parents can’t live without. From all-inclusive to best beaches on each FL coast…and from Orlando to the Keys, these are the best of the best selections for families.



10 Things To Know To Make Tubing in Helen, Ga Totally Epic

Tubing in Helen, Ga is a rite of passage. It’s that thing that every local and visitor alike MUST do when coming within at least 100 miles of the Alpine city. This summer we took the boys for some tubing in Helen as part of their birthday celebration. Yes, they are still talking about it! Want to make this trek yourself – either with the family, with friends, or on a special adults-only outing? Here are 10 things you need to know before tubing Helen, Georgia.




30+ ‘COOL’ Splash Pads Near Atlanta You & The Kids Will Love

Atlanta is known for its hot summer weather and this summer has not been the exception.  If your kids are like mine, they are begging to play at the pool or even in the sprinklers in the front yard, but if you’re looking for a different kind of water play…check out some of these awesome spray grounds, splash pads & fountains in and around the Atlanta area!  They’re great for kids of all ages. Yes, even mom and dad can join in the fun!


25+ of the Best Water Parks in Georgia for Splish Splash Fun

Most of the water parks in Georgia are open Memorial Day to Labor Day, and they include everything from full-fledged water parks to county-run aquatic centers. We’ve done our best to collect every water park and aquatic center in Georgia. Did we miss one you know about? Let us know!


23 Relaxing Things To Do In Beautiful Marathon, FL

Take in all the exciting (and relaxing) things to do in Marathon, FL. In fact, it’s been called the boating and family destination of the Keys! Just about 50 miles to the north of Key West, Marathon, Florida is home to dreamy beaches and resorts, exciting animal excursions, one of the most colorful sections of the Florida Reef, and several divine restaurants. Pack your bags! Here are 20+ ways to vacation in Marathon!


33 Sensational Things To Do in St Augustine for Every Traveler Type

St. Augustine, FL is known as the nation’s oldest city, known as the Ancient City. And beyond just history, this seaside destination has something for everyone. There are beautiful beaches and more than 100 historic and unique things to do in St. Augustine that will create a memorable vacation on the East Coast of Florida. Here are 33 ways to experience history and entertainment on Florida’s Historic Coast. Whether it’s your first time, you are traveling with kids, you’re searching for the beach, or just looking to enjoy the culinary scene – St Augustine has it all.


9 Sensational Key West Beaches (+ 3 Worth the Short Drive)

The Conch Republic may be known for Duval Street, divine seafood, Hemingway, and hole-in-the-wall pubs that make you feel like a local….but there are also beaches in the Florida Keys that beckon a lazy day of lounging by the Atlantic Ocean or snorkeling in the shallow waters of the tropics. Here are 9 sensational Key West beaches…five you can enjoy without issue and four that come with a price tag (and serious pampering.) But we didn’t stop there, because there are three more sandy beach escapes only a short ride away…and you must make sure to save time for them!