“Twenty years from now you will be more disappointed by the things you didn’t do than by the ones you did do. So throw off the bowlines. Sail away from the safe harbor. Catch the trade winds in your sails. Explore. Dream. Discover.”

Beach or Mountains?

Every year for the past 15 years, my family has vacationed together for a week.  We are now a family of ten...

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Beach Bag Essentials

We recently told you about Travel+Leisure’s list of best beach chairs and mentioned that they also had a link to items you...

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Best Beach Chairs

Looks like the pandemic is set to kick most of our travel plans to the curb. But if you’re lucky enough to...

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Boardwalk? Let’s Go!

At last! It’s time to start thinking about the beach. If you like the fun and excitement of the boardwalk, Budget Travel...

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TravelHaven Tips — Great Beach Books

Sure, it’s chilly now, but warm weather will roll around eventually, right? When it does, you’re probably heading to the beach. And...

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TravelHaven Journal — Family Trip to Aruba, Part 6

Saturday and Sunday Saturday was our last day in Aruba, darn it. Everyone slept in except Arnold and me. We had planned...

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Travel Haven Journal — Family Trip to Aruba, Part 4

With this post we resume the story of last July’s family trip to Aruba. Thursday Another bright, sunny day began with a...

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Travel Haven Journal — Family Trip to Aruba, Part 1

Sunday My family includes my daughter and son-in-law, Alisa and Mike Fuller, my two granddaughters Kaley and Torrey (19 and 17), and...

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