March 23, 2017

3 iPhone Apps for Your Next Family Cruise

Whether you’re a frequent cruiser or are getting ready to take your first cruise as a family, there are a variety of resources and, of course, mobile apps, to help you make the most of your cruise vacation. While I’ve only taken one family cruise so far (we took a cruise to Alaska a few years ago when the big […]

At the Airport? 6 Free Apps to Have on Your iPhone

Headed out on a plane trip? Before you get to the airport and find yourself wandering aimlessly in search of updated flight status, your new gate or a decent place to get a sandwich, take a look at a few free iPhone apps designed to make your in-airport experience just a little bit better. AirportChatter: Grab this free app for […]

3 Free iPhone Apps for Nature-Loving Families

If you’re planning to get outside with your kids today, here are a few fun (and free!) iPhone apps that make being out in nature fun. Go on a scavenger hunt in your local park, find hiking trails close to home (or wherever you are) and learn more about the flora and fauna in your community. AllTrails: This is a […]

5 Free iPhone Apps That are Perfect for Road Trips

I love my iPhone. I probably love it too much. It’s hard to remember what I did while sitting at a stoplight before I had my iPhone. I actually felt twitchy the other week when I forgot it at home and was “alone” for a few hours. Yes, it’s kind of sad, but even without email and Facebook, it’s still […]

5 Free iPhone Apps to Help You Eat Cheap on the Road

Seriously, do you know anyone who doesn’t have a cell phone? I don’t. To be honest, almost everyone I know has an iPhone or an Android. So of course they have apps galore, and apps provide great opportunities to save money, especially when you’re eating out on vacation. Here are five free apps worth checking out: BiteHunter: This free app […]

5 Free Must-Have iPhone Travel Apps

We all like to travel, but travel can be expensive, particularly if you’re travelling as a family. Between airfare, baggage fees and accommodations, you may shell out several hundred dollars before you even set foot in your destination. So, wherever I go, here are the five free iPhone apps I can’t leave home without to save money and avoid sticky […]

Review: 3 iPhone Apps to Help You Navigate Walt Disney World

There are a lot of iPhone apps out there to help you manage a trip to Walt Disney World, whether you want to see full-size park maps, decide where to eat or keep track of all your trip details, like hotel confirmation numbers, dining reservations and flights. For me, I wanted to find a real-time app to help guide me […]

9 Must-Have iPhone Apps for Your Next Museum Adventure

Whether you’re taking the kids on a trip to a new city or enjoying a staycation at home, I can’t recommend museum apps more highly. You’ll find great apps to help you find museums in your city (ideal for rainy days), as well as apps to guide you through specific museums, like the American Museum of Natural History in New […]

6 Must-Have Summer Travel iPhone Apps

Wherever your family vacation plans take you this summer, there’s definitely an iPhone app available that will make your trip go even smoother. Whether helping you find campgrounds, the nearest beach or the subway route to take to get to your favorite museum, here are six must-have iPhone apps to add to your phone this summer before you leave the […]

Best of the Blogs: iPhone Apps, Gas Rebates + Can’t-Miss Disney Tips

It’s Saturday, so that means it’s time to get out there and explore, but I wanted to share with you a quick round-up of the best of the family travel blogs this week. Stop by Ciao Bambino for a fabulous guest post from Jamie at Travel Savvy Mom on the best educational iPhone and iPad apps for kids. These are […]