California Road Trip

Tips and advice for families taking a California Road Trip with Kids

Top Tips for Planning a California Road Trip

We’ve just completed our third California road trip in five years, and friends often ask us for tips on their own California adventure. And why not? California is the perfect place to do a road trip. Where else can you spend a day in the mountains, visit a theme park,… View Post

Things to do at The Grand Canyon when you’re 12

We visited Grand Canyon this summer, and I’ve shared some highlights over on my YouTube channel, if you fancy watching the video. Or read on for our top tips for families visiting Grand Canyon with kids. VIDEO DIARY OF OUR TRIP TO GRAND CANYON Like many people, “The Grand Canyon”… View Post

Summer Road Trip Part 3: Santa Barbara

  Two weeks into our California road trip, we hit Santa Barbara, and a definite change of pace. Santa Barbara lies a couple of hours North of LA, and is a lot quirkier and more laid back. The city was the birthplace of the Spanish architecture revival in this part… View Post

Summer Road Trip Part 2: Carmel and Big Sur

After spending a week in LA at the start of the summer, we headed North to Carmel and Big Sur. This part of the coast looks very different to our last visit in 2015. In case you missed the news, this part of California has been hit hard by fires… View Post