by Liz James (Customer Service) Like many other people, I’ve gotten caught up in Pokemon Go fever. In case you didn’t know, Pokemon Go is the latest app to catch on in the world, and allows you to fulfill your childhood dream of collecting Pokemon in the real world! You don’t have to have… Read more »
Posts Categorized: Traveling
By Nick Bridwell (Customer Service) In the documentary A Story Worth Living, John Eldredge, celebrated author of Wild at Heart: Discovering the Secret of a Man’s Soul, posits that, “The human heart is made for an epic story.” And then, he embraces both the capability of man and the mortality of man, by setting… Read more »
By Herndon Hasty (Digital Performance Manager) Four ready-packaged adventures, and their Saddleback bag pairing If you’re ever looking for ideas for trips, adventures and getaways, Dave and the Saddleback team are always great resources. Between where we’ve been and where we want to go, we’re always full of dream lists just waiting to… Read more »
By Herndon Hasty (Digital Performance Manager) It’s the last of the NFL team towns – I know, it’s normally said the other way around, but Green Bay is truly a city of 100,000+ built around an NFL team. There’s still major industry, family attractions and more than enough to keep a town going outside… Read more »
by Herndon Hasty (Digital Performance Manager) I spent a semester in the UK my Junior year, interning at a PR agency and traveling every chance I got. If Dave lets me keep writing these, you’ll probably wind up hearing a lot more about it. To be fair I came away from it with a wife,… Read more »
I’ve been to a couple of places and learned a few things through my travels over the years and I figured why keep all that wisdom to myself? If you’re going to carry some Saddleback Leather, why not take it on some great trips, which leads me to my first travel tip – conquer… Read more »
Tips For Making Road Trips More Enjoyable
Packing leather luggage and other tips
Well, I’m not the authority on how to enjoyably roadtrip even though I DID LIVE IN MY CAR FOR QUITE AWHILE AND HAVE DRIVEN HUNDREDS OF THOUSANDS OF MILES around almost the entire continent of North America . . . and I did it all for pleasure. Below are a few of my tips for making a road trip more enjoyable. I just learned the first one on this current trip.
I’ve rolled my car, crashed other peoples’, killed lots of things, slept in my car, truck bed, on the rack, alone, with my dog, under the stars, freezing in ice storms and hot and sticky with mosquitos. And I’ve slept with one eye open more than once. I’ve learned a couple of things along the way that may or may not be of value to you and maybe not. One thing I’m sure of though is that you probably have a couple of tips of your own. Feel free to help us out with one of your tips at the end.
Who is the better traveling partner?
I’ve travelled hundreds of thousands of miles in cars with just my wife, Suzette and with just my dog, Blue. Who is a better traveling partner? Well, they both have their drawbacks, but why dwell on the negatives when the positives are so plentiful.
Tips from 50+ Flights with Babies Under 2, Continued?
Enjoy part two of my series about how to make traveling with kids as painless as possible.
Trust me, I’m a seasoned child wrangeler.
Tips from 50+ Flights with Babies Under 2
My favorite thing to say out loud with my baby in my arms and sitting down on a crowded airplane is this:
Geez honey, I sure hope she doesn’t scream the entire flight like she did last time.
I’m a traveler. My wife is a traveler. By default, our two year old daughter and 8 week old son are travelers too.