5 Creative Ideas to Make Your Vacation More Interesting

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This post is a part of a student-written series, 20 Ideas for Travel Bliss. Kate Sozansky is a student at  Taylor University in Upland, Ind. Check out Kate’s personal blog — Kelli’s Thoughts. So you’ve gone on holiday, and it’s not as exciting as you anticipated. Here are some ideas to make things more interesting. […]

Travel Safety Tips for Mountain Hiking

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This post is a part of a student-written series, 20 Ideas for Travel Bliss. Matt Maine is a student at  Taylor University in Upland, Ind. Check out Matt’s personal blog — That is Not How We Do Things. Mountains are lovely and majestic, but like all lovely and majestic things, they can also be dangerous. […]

Things to do on a Long Car Ride

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This post is a part of a student-written series, 20 Ideas for Travel Bliss. Tara Gnagy is a student at  Taylor University in Upland, Ind. Check out Tara’s personal blog — Nun Life. If you’ve taken a long car trip, you know it’s not always the most pleasant experience. Your back aches, there are no […]

6 Steps to a Vacation Your Teenagers Won’t Hate

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This post is a part of a student-written series, 20 Ideas for Travel Bliss. Nick Van Heest is a student at  Taylor University in Upland, Ind. Check out Nick’s personal blog — In Da Cage. Vacations are supposed to be relaxing breaks from work and school, but so often they leave us more stressed out […]

How to Have an Adventure on a Budget: 9 Ideas for Finding Things to Do Locally

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This post is a part of a student-written series, 20 Ideas for Travel Bliss. Jared Hammond is a student at  Taylor University in Upland, Ind. Check out Jared’s personal blog — All Things Speculative. Who says you have to travel the world to have an adventure? Airplane tickets are expensive and you can just as […]

6 Tips to Help You Save Money on Family Vacations

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This post is a part of a student-written series, 20 Ideas for Travel Bliss. Ruthie Burrell is a student at  Taylor University in Upland, Ind. Check out Ruth’s personal blog — Back in Time. With spring right around the corner, family vacation planning time isn’t far off either. And with that comes a slew of […]

The Perfect Road Trip Playlist

This post is a part of a student-written series, 20 Ideas for Travel Bliss. Sarah Cespedes is a student at  Taylor University in Upland, Ind. Check out Sarah’s personal blog — Long Distance, the Good and Bad. So you’re driving down the freeway to the Smoky Mountains, trunk is packed, gas is full, snacks are […]

Airline Tickets Can Be Cheap: Here’s Where to Start Looking for Them!

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This post is a part of a student-written series, 20 Ideas for Travel Bliss. Wes Young is a student at  Taylor University in Upland, Ind. Check out Wes’ personal blog — Marriage from the Single Side. Over the past 10 years, my parents and I have planned our family vacations together. We would scour the […]

Preserving Your Travel Memories

This post is a part of a student-written series, 20 Ideas for Travel Bliss. Abi Carter is a student at  Taylor University in Upland, Ind. Check out Abi’s personal blog — Twisted and Tied. One of the things I regret most about my travels is not keeping some sort of record of all my travel […]

Rainy Day Activities for Kids: 16 Fun, Simple Boredom Busters

This post is a part of a student-written series, 20 Ideas for Travel Bliss. Amy Green is a student at  Taylor University in Upland, Ind. Check out Amy’s personal blog — Just the Fiction, Ma’am. On vacation, where toys are left at home and craft supplies might be hard to come by, it can be […]