Category Archives: Educational Travel & Games

Americans Are Planning to Hit the Road, Leaving Staycations Behind

The outlook for family summer travel is bright, according to a new national survey by Choice Hotels International, Inc. (NYSE: CHH) and FamilyFun magazine. The study explored families’ travel preferences, from top places to go to famous families they would like to … Continue reading

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PRODUCT REVIEW: Marie’s Words – a Vocabulary Game on the Go

Parents: So many peeps ask me what travel games I used while traversing America with kids. Simple answer: games that are portable and don’t require batteries! Plus, a game like Marie’s Words increase EVERY family members’ vocabulary – a skill … Continue reading

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HEAV Exhibitor Interview – Part 1 of 5 — Kids Love Travel

You can see the post here - http://homeschoolerontheedge.crookers.com/?p=543 (a contest is included, btw) Virginia Homeschoolers: Wanna talk to me about budget family field trips personally? I’ll be at the convention most of the time at Booth #707 in the Exhibit Hall. Stop … Continue reading

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GOING TO NCHE HOMESCHOOL CONVENTION? – WINSTON-SALEM, NC – Planning Family Field Trips on a Budget

Field Trips with kids can be a delight or a disaster. Two things that make a homeschool trip great: low-cost and educational fun.   1. FREEBIES? Know where to look for FREE car games to play while day-tripping? Our new books suggest online … Continue reading

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War of 1812 Commemoration: www.starspangled200.com ideas

Annapolis, Maryland -(pg 62-74 KIDS LOVE MARYLAND) The U.S. Naval Academy opened a new exhibit: Seas, Lakes & Bays: The Naval War of 1812 on April 1. It features hundreds of objects from the Naval Academy Museum and 86 artifacts … Continue reading

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KIDS LOVE VIRGINIA is at HEAV Virginia Homeschool Convention. Workshop: Quick Family Field Trip Ideas!

Field Trips with kids can be a delight or a disaster. Two things that make a homeschool trip great: low-cost and educational fun.   1. FREEBIES? Know where to look for FREE car games to play while day-tripping? Our new books suggest online … Continue reading

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Top Science Museums (do you agree?)

Top 10 Science and Technology Museums Does your child love gadgets and technology?  Have a budding inventor or scientist on your hands?  A visit to a fantastic science and technology museum can inspire great scientific and scholastic achievement in even … Continue reading

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CHAP HOMESCHOOL CONVENTION: Harrisburg, PA. Topic: Are your Family Field Trips Fun or Frenzy?

Field Trips with kids can be a delight or a disaster. Two things that make a homeschool trip great: low-cost and educational fun.   1. FREEBIES? Know where to look for FREE car games to play while day-tripping? Our new books suggest online … Continue reading

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6 HOLIDAY SHOPPING TIPS – FAMILY TRAVEL STYLE

HELPING YOU FIND THE PERFECT GIFT FOR THE MOMS, DADS, TEACHERS, AND FAMILIES ON YOUR LIST… 1. If you like BARGAINS – look for FREE attractions in every KIDS LOVE TRAVEL GUIDEBOOK – We specialize in low cost or no cost … Continue reading

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A MOM’S BACKPACK for TRIPS

Ok, moms, not only do you have to plan the next great family vacation, but you’re also the person who should hold, in your care ONLY, a wondrous backpack that keeps peace. Here is a Suggested Checklist: Extra set of … Continue reading

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