The summer family vacation season officially starts Memorial Day weekend, which means it’s time to plan the summer vacation. These tips, tricks and travel ideas from our May 23 #TMOM Monday Twitter Party will get you started on your travel planning.
How do you find fun things to do where you’re going on vacation?
@kimorlando: I ask local moms for their list of fun. Guide books are overwhelming.
@bzmomma Look up info online and ask friends and family who have been before.
How do you use technology to help plan a vacation?
@mommytravels: I look for free things to do in the area.
What are some the most unusual things you have done on a family vacation?
@bzmomma: Most unusual? Nothing really…just witnessed a bunch of flashers in NOLA for Mardi Gras.
@twokidsandamap: Does changing diapers in unusual places count?!?!
What are some fun family friendly things to do in your area?
@SandraFoyt: There are so many fun family activities in my area, NE New York, that I started a blog http://albanykid.com/
@kimorlando: Clam digging in CT, ferry rides are cool – to LI, Island Beach
@mimitravelz How about Hollywood and studio tours! Come visit – L.A. is happening
What’s your No. 1 family vacation planning tip?
@GoBIG_GoHome Don’t overlook the quirky sites, Off the beaten track = the best memories!
@twokidsandamap: Don’t stress when the plan doesn’t work!
@marlibu: Don’t forget your camera!! Take lots of pictures
@kymri: Don’t forget battery charger for camera!