Harvard: Where You Find A Little Louie Love
Jan09

Harvard: Where You Find A Little Louie Love

  From the editor: I'm always looking for stories about the local flavor of college towns and surrounding communities. When I ran across this story about "Louie's Superette" by Eden Pontz on TravelingMom, I just had to share. Parents always want to know who's looking out for their kids once the kids head off to college and, at Louie's, some concerns can be put to rest. ZKQ Louie: A Parent's Secret...

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Where’d they go to School: Family Travel Conference Speakers
Oct16

Where’d they go to School: Family Travel Conference Speakers

On November 9th, 2012, I’ll be heading to Dallas, Texas to attend the Family Travel Conference sponsored by four great family-friendly-travel-loving companies: TravelingMom, Family Travel Forum, Taking the Kids, and Travel Media Showcase. I’m excited about the program which is “focused” on shooting video, post-production, and social media marketing. I’m also looking forward to meeting the workshop...

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Travel Tuesday: Will You Fly or Drive?
Jan17

Travel Tuesday: Will You Fly or Drive?

Tuesday, January 17, 2012 Z. Kelly Queijo It’s “Travel Tuesday” (a designation on Twitter for travel related tweets posted on — you guess it — Tuesdays! Travel Tuesday Tweets carry the hashtag “#traveltuesday” or “#TT” (case does not matter). ┬áIn honor of #TT, our post today provides travel planning resources for the college-bound. Planning Campus Visit Travel If you’re...

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College Visits: Hot Travel Topic on Twitter Chat
Mar25

College Visits: Hot Travel Topic on Twitter Chat

Kim Orlando, founder of TravelingMom.com (a terrific resource for family travel planning) invited me to join her and other moms of teens to chat about  planning college visits on her weekly #TMOM Twitter Party.  Here are the details: WHEN: Monday, March 28, 9-10 pm ET (8-9 pm CT; 7-8 pm MT; 6-7 pm PT) HASHTAG: #TMOM #COLLEGE For more information, go to: March 28 Twitter Party: College Visits and be sure...

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Smart College Visit Photo Friday:
Jan07

Smart College Visit Photo Friday:

Winter Frisbee at St. Joseph's College of Maine. For tips on staying informed about college visits and winter travel, see our story...

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Free Things to do in all 50 States
Apr09

Free Things to do in all 50 States

Once you've read over our Smart See, Smart Do list of featured places on college campuses and then made plans for your own college visit, why not take some time to explore the surrounding area while you're away?  Every state has something fun and free to offer travelers. Check out what else there is to do either on your way to visit college or once you're headed back home. Click on the map below to access the...

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