Travel Activities

How can you survive the inevitable spells of boredom when traveling? Make the best of it with the travel activities in these articles.


Keep the whole family entertained with these go-anywhere games (no boards required).

If you've ever heard "Are we there yet?" for the 2,000th time on a road trip, or heard your toddler's blood-curdling scream right as the pilot dims the overhead lights, you know traveling with kids is hard. How can you keep them quiet?

Having your child flip out on the beach, at the museum, or, horrors, on the airplane, can be absolutely mortifying. But no matter how bad it seems, the fit won't go on forever. How can you calm your child down as quickly as possible?

If you're a parent looking for a few ways to break up the monotony of a long road trip with the kids, then look no further. We have a few ways to keep your little back-seat occupants entertained.

Everyone loves vacations -- it's getting there that can be torture. Good at distracting passengers, these tried and true time killers can make long car rides loads more relaxed.