When I launched Trippin’ Midwest Mama nearly a year ago, I kicked things off with 5 family-focused spring break destinations under a day’s drive. These blogs included budgets, complete itineraries and money-saving tips.
Usually, I love living vicariously through other people’s travel adventures. But if I’m home during spring break (which isn’t uncommon, because it’s a more crowded, costly time to travel), it is the one time I pout as I scroll through friends’ Facebook photos documenting their travel adventures. It feels like I’m the only person on the planet who isn’t frolicking on a sunny ocean shore or at Disney World riding Splash Mountain.
Hence the inspiration for Trippin’ Midwest Mama’s very first series: 5 Family Spring Break Vacations Under a Day’s Drive.
These destinations are for those who don’t have the time or budget to fly off to a tropical climate, but they still want to plan a few days of fun with their kids. I have personally experienced each one of these vacations, except #3, which I planned for my husband and son (and they gave it a thumbs up!).
Of course, most of these destinations could easily be tweaked to be an adults-only adventure as well!
The series went over really well and inspired some spring break plans for my followers! Here are the links to all five of the destinations…ENJOY!
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