Looking for things to do in Charlottesville, VA? With food, wine, historical sites, parks, and more, here’s a four-day itinerary to help you plan your visit.
Families homeschool in a variety of ways, and learning through travel is one excellent way to give your children an incredible educational experience. Here are some ways to incorporate learning into your travel.
Every December, Washington’s historic crossing of the Delaware is reenacted at Washington Crossing State Park in Washington Crossing, Pennsylvania. During the reenactment, the park hosts many fascinating displays and demonstrations. Families can tour several historic buildings on the grounds and learn about blacksmithing, colonial games, candle-making, quilt-making, cooking, crafts, musket-firing drills and more.
Meteor Crater near Winslow, Arizona, is the world’s best-preserved meteor impact site. It’s quite an impressive sight when you walk out to the rim of the crater.
Whether it’s snowshoeing, touring sugarhouses, or maple-themed dining, you can get a front row seat to the maple sugaring process at Smugglers’ Notch Resort in Vermont.
The Biltmore Estate in Asheville, NC, is America’s Largest Home and a fascinating glimpse into high-society life. With a farm, winery, shopping, and outdoor adventures, it’s a perfect family destination.
Roadschooling: The Ultimate Guide to Education Through Travel offers prime examples of how traveling with your kids can be the perfect implementation of a learning lifestyle.
Colonial Williamsburg is more than a place to learn about American history. We made friends – human and canine.
My favorite part of the day was climbing on the rocks in the park. I also really liked how the iPad showed you the battles that happened in the spot you were standing.
When you approach Devils Tower, the rocks beckon you. My daughter and husband scrambled up the boulders, while my son and I set out on the Tower Trail.
Field Station: Dinosaurs brings you back in time with animatronic dinosaurs and a roaring good time!
Nestled in the foothills of the Adirondack Mountains, Herkimer is home to the Herkimer Diamond Mines and award-winning KOA campground, as well as Lock 18 of the Erie Canal.
Regardless of the exciting activities you have planned on your road trip, there will be stretches of time “enjoying” one another’s company in the car. Here are my favorite ways to pass the time.