a detailed guide to the perfect Capri holiday Continue reading The Ultimate Guide to Capri
If you follow Kickstarter or read any of the travel magazines, you will know that there is a race to design the perfect suitcase. The race is on and since I’m in the market for a new carry-on suitcase for my 17 year old daughter I thought I’d jump in a test out a few. My first look was at the well-priced (at least compared … Continue reading Away Luggage Product Review
After a 15 year hiatus, I returned to the Deer Valley/Park City ski area and this time with kids in tow! My husband and I used to frequent Park City before we had kids but for one reason or another never made it back with kids. We returned with our two teenagers and extended family for a mid-winter break ski trip. Not much has changed … Continue reading Deer Valley Does You Right!
If you read any of the ski magazines, you are well aware that Whistler Blackcomb Resort in British Columbia is perennially awarded the best ski resort in North America but since it’s in Canada most avid US skiers haven’t had the luxury of skiing at Whistler. Since we live in Seattle, it’s an easy 4-5 hour drive (depending on freeway and border traffic). We pop … Continue reading Winter Wonderland in Whistler
Roll on Perfume ($10) – Roll-on “scents” are the perfect addition to any travel kit. Fun “destination” scents available. Mod Camera Pouch ($23.50) – Help your loved ones keep their camera safe while traveling with this bright and merry plush-lined camera case. iPhone Charger Wrap ($12-$14) – Help your household say “that’s mine” festively by giving everyone their own charger wrap for their chargers. Leather Luggage Tag ($30) – … Continue reading 2015 Top Ten Stocking Stuffers for Women Travelers
It’s that time already? No worries…we’ve got you covered. For those special ladies on your list who are always on the move (and these days, who isn’t?), check out our top 10 gifts for 2015. All of these gifts and more are available with free shipping at hip2travel.com. Continue reading hip2travel Holiday Gift Guide
Why do we like beaches so much? There are a lot of terrible things about beaches … sand in your swimsuit, crabs, uneven surfaces, saltwater in your eyes, too hot or too cold, too many people, and don’t forget about sharks! But despite all these shortcomings, so many of us are drawn to the beach. I live about a block from a “beach” on the … Continue reading Battle of the Beaches – Favorite Beaches Around the World