What do people like to do on family camping trips? It definitely doesn’t hurt to start with asking how you can make yours a success, as camping under the open stars and hiking are some of the most beloved activities enjoyed by Americans of all shapes and sizes. When you’re unsure how to go about planning your unique weekend, just take a gander at what everyone else has been doing for years. You’ll find there are plenty of enjoyable places to start, from choosing a camp resort to selecting a few invigorating hobbies to really sink your teeth into. Even if you’re a newcomer to the world of camping or a homebody that prefers to read or watch movies, take a glance below to learn how this summer can offer something new for you.
How Many People Camp In America?
The road trip begins.
With the car fully loaded, including kids, luggage, and snacks, your family of five is heading off for family vacation. Last summer you let everyone’s schedules get in the way, but this summer you asked everyone to pencil in the five days on their calendars. Your high school daughter is the one who is the most notorious for filling her schedule to the brim, so you involved her in the planning of this trip. You correctly assumed that if she was invested in the planning she would be even more excited for the actual travel. You were right.
When it finally came time to leave for the adventure, your teenage daughter was the first in the car. She did even seem to care where she sat. Armed with information about museums and Continue Reading
The reservations are made. The route is decided. The bags are packed. The hiking gear is loaded.
With a promise to disconnect for the long weekend, your family is headed to one of the campgrounds with cabins that you found. The entire family was part of the selection process. With the only limitation being that they needed to limit their search to cabins in Louisiana or the surrounding states, your two teenage daughters embraced the search. In the past, family camping trips had involved ground clothes and tents, but for this adventure you promised the girls that in exchange for a weekend without their cell phones you would spring for any on the campgrounds with cabins within a two hour radius.
It was no surprise that your 16 year old spent her time l
Are you looking for a great vacation idea? Why not stay at lakeside campgrounds! Family camping vacations, whether they’re for few days or 2 or more weeks, are a popular way to spend time together.
A recent survey showed that camping is at the top of the vacation destination list for many American families. In 2011 alone, families spent about 534.9 million days together at various types of campgrounds. Adults, in general, like to go camping so they are able to spend more quality time with their families. The survey showed that this was the case with 13% of the adult campers that participated in the survey.
Americans will spend an average of 14.9 days camping in tents, cabins, yurts, or RVs. They also like to spend a few nights outside under the stars.
Most of the time, families choose to spend t
Every single year a high amount of people visit tourism websites and camping websites to find a campsite or a park that they want to visit and explore. Now, not everyone wants to pitch a tent and sleep amongst the wilderness, so instead these people will want to rent an RV. There is a strong business in renting out an RV to travelers and tourists who are looking to utili
Many people plan to travel during the summer months. The weather is nice and business is often slower, making it easier to get away for a short period of time. The possibilities for vacation travel are endless. You can travel across country on an extended vacation. You can travel within your home state for a quick camping trip vacation. Vacations are often planned with the intent of relaxation and comfort. As you begin your summer vacation planning, consider a shuttle service for easy travel that is both comfortable and convenient.
Ease of shuttle service planning
The motor coach industry accounts for 631,000,000 passenger trips annually in the United States and Canada. With so many passenger trips, you are likely to find many travel options in your home state, as well
When you think of a vacation, I’m sure you’re imagining something calming and relaxing, but sometimes determining where to go and what hotel to stay at can seem overwhelming. Planning a vacation is difficult work and can sometimes feel more stressful than expected; that’s where concierge vacation rentals come in.
Concierge vacation rentals allow you to feel relaxed while being away from home. Leisure travelers choose vacation rentals as opposed to traditional hotel or resorts because of several reasons: value for price, privacy, full kitchen facilities, amenities, and more overall space. Nine in ten leisure travelers say that “value for price” is their primary reason in choosing Continue Reading
In 2016 alone, 112.8 million tourists visited Florida. There are many advantages to vacationing in Florida. For one thing, Florida has a notable amount of theme parks to visit, like Universal Studios and Disney World. Florida also is known for having, in general, good weather — it stays warm for much longer in Florida than it does in other states, allowing for more vacation time. Of course, we can’t forget the beaches in Florida — it doesn’t matter where you go in the state. You’ll always be about 60 miles from a beach. With that being said, in recent years many people on the hunt for family vacation spots have decided against going to the typical Florida sites like Orlando and Miami. This is in part because not all people want to vacation in a city. Some want to go camping and take part in outdoor
The summer plans are falling into place! After the first year in college, many of your high school friends are anxious to reconnect and spend some time together. And while you went through a number of options, you finally settled on a group bus trip to watch three of your favorite professional baseball teams. Although you briefly considered a road trip where you would do all of the driving yourself, you and your four best friends eventually decided that a bus tour was a better option. No one had to do all of the driving or offer their car for the long trip, you would not have to deal with parking fees, and the lodging plans are part of the travel package.
With the money that you are saving on parking fees at the various stadiums, you have allowed yourself to upgrade to some higher priced seats. You
Chances are most of us went camping as kids, and if you’re from the Mid-West, it’s almost a guarantee that you have. There’s nothing quite like sitting around a campfire in the middle of the night, listening to the sounds of nature and the crackle of the fire. Friends or family may be involved. Hiking in the woods, exploring the area around the campsite. Maybe a few games like volleyball or horseshoes. Fishing, too, is a good way to pass the time and bond. Yes, there’s nothing like it.
Is there any wonder why it’s a favorite American past-time?
According to statistics, camping is one of the most popular outdoor activities in the United States. It doesn’t matter if it is in a tent at a campground, a cabin, a recreational vehicle or even just the backyard. In 2013 alone, the revenue of campgro