Do you know what to pack for your first trip to Japan? If you're feeling a little overwhelmed, don't worry. We've got you covered! There are few places we love more than Japan. The food, the history, the people — we just can't get enough. We'd move there if we could! If you’ve never been, though, you may not realize how different it is from North America. In fact, you … [Read more...] about What to Pack For Japan — And What To Leave at Home!
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During a one-day layover in Los Angeles recently, my daughter and I stayed at the Crowne Plaza Los Angeles Airport. Although, we didn’t do much except check-in and try to sleep before our flight to Japan the next day, we still wanted to do a quick review of that experience and our overall impressions of the hotel. We chose it because of its location, but also because I got … [Read more...] about Crowne Plaza Los Angeles Airport – Noisy, But Convenient
There’s so much to see and do at amusement parks, which is why so many people flock to them every year. Sometimes, guests travel from far away just to spend the day at a park, investing a lot of time and money into their trip. Unfortunately, this can lead to people trying to power through an illness, putting others at risk of catching their germs. As you can imagine, this is … [Read more...] about 5 Ways to Avoid Germs at Amusement Parks (And What to Pack!)
Planning a theme park trip with the family? You'll want to check out the ride height requirements at Universal Studios Hollywood, if that's where you're headed. It's a smaller park, but there are still many things for you to do. The last thing you want is to get there, though, and discover that your child can't get on most of the rides. Avoid this expensive, stressful, and … [Read more...] about Ride Height Requirements: Universal Studios Hollywood
When we booked a trip to British Columbia recently, I was super excited to explore Vancouver together. Josh loves any opportunity to get up to my native Canada and I love being his tour guide. Plus, I’ve been wanting him to see Canada's west coast, so we were thrilled to do this together! Once we got there, the weather was amazing and it was clear that the best thing to do was … [Read more...] about Explore Vancouver — From Downtown to Chinatown!