A Weekend with Kids in…

As much as our wanderlust hearts would love to pick up and travel the corners of the world full time, work and health constraints limit us to exploring it one weekend at a time.

20+ Weekend Family Travel Ideas from Coast to Coast

Here are our favorite family travel spots and our top tips to help you plan your next best trip.

New York City with Kids

North East

From the bustle of New York City and the monuments of DC to the leaf peeping in Maryland and Vermont and everything in between  the East Coast is packed with fun places for families.

Everything You Need to Know about New York City with Kids

Bonus: Unofficial Guide to all 21 Central Park Playgrounds

A Weekend in Long Beach NY with Kids

A Visit to the Eric Carle Museum of Picture Book Art in MA

Top Places to go with Kids in Baltimore Maryland

South East

From the bustle of Atlanta to the quiet elegance of Savannah and the gorgeous beaches stretching along the shore, the Southeastern portion of the USA has become one of our favorites to visit with kids.

Weekend Camping Trip at Coopers Rock State Forest West Virginia

A Weekend in Spartanburg & Greenville SC with Kids


We grew up in Wisconsin, our kids were born in Minnesota and for many, many years the Midwest was home. It might be considered farm land or a flyover spot to some, but to us it is one of the best places to visit with kids.

A Weekend in Milwaukee Wisconsin with Kids

15+ Indoor and Outdoor Things to do in the Madison WI area with Kids

A Weekend in the Wisconsin Dells with Kids

A Weekend in Traverse City MI with Kids

Deep South

We lived in Mississippi for a few years and made the most of our time exploring the food, sites, and beaches that the southern states offer. Below are our top family friendly picks for attractions, culture, and beaches in the deep south.

A Weekend in Chattanooga with Kids

20+ Best Things to Do with Kids in Jackson MS

Out West & West Coast

In 2018 we moved to California and started exploring the incredible natural beauty of the West Coast.

52 Things to do With Kids in San Diego California


To our north, Canada brims with natural beauty and family friendly adventures. We have only begun to explore this fascinating and fun country.

New Brunswick, Prince Edward Island & Nova Scotia with Kids

Central & South America

To our south there are a wealth of adventures waiting to happen. We can’t wait to see where more of them take us.

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A Weekend In Family Travel Ideas for the USA and Beyond