Travel

Family Travel and Camp Vibes With KOA

No matter the season, Kampgrounds of America (KOA) have almost 500 locations promising camp vibes and redefined camping tailor made…

GeekDad Travels: Red Wall Garden Hotel Is an Oasis in Beijing’s Insanity

Stay at the Red Wall Garden Hotel in Beijing, and it will likely be the touchstone property that you compare…

Wonders of Wildlife Is a Family Conservation Destination

Wonders of Wildlife National Museum & Aquarium is a world-class facility bringing conservation history, education, and advocacy to America's heartland.

Introducing LEGO House: Home of the Brick!

LEGO's new masterpiece of an attraction, LEGO House, opens in Billund, Denmark, on September 28, 2017!

Shanghai Versus Hong Kong: An Incredibly Detailed Breakdown and Comparison of China’s Disney Parks

The purpose of this post is to give a detailed comparison between Hong Kong Disneyland and Shanghai Disney Resort. How…

’50 Cities of the U.S.A.’ Featuring… Cheyenne, Wyoming!

To celebrate this week's release of '50 Cities of the U.S.A.,' GeekDad takes us to Cheyenne, Wyoming!

Exploring the Ocean With a Bathyscope

Your kids can use a bathyscope to get a clear, nearly distortion-free view of what's going on beneath the water's…

On the Road Again: Traverse City, Michigan, in a 2018 Chevrolet Traverse

Thoughts on the 2018 Chevrolet Traverse, road tripping with teens, and what happens when you toss four mountain people onto…

Visiting the “Spiritual Home of Scouting”

My son and I recently had a chance to visit Gilwell Park, an important site in the founding of the…

JoCo Cruise 2018 Guest Lineup Announced

Join in the geekiest adventure on the high seas by booking your trip on the JoCo Cruise 2018.

Geekdad Passport: Four Corners Monument

I've long been fascinated by the Four Corners quadripoint in the United States. So when we planned a three-week adventure…

Travel Easier With the Bugaboo Boxer Luggage System

We road tested the $1500 Bugaboo Boxer Luggage System system on a family trip to Europe. Can some luggage really…

7 Steps to Prepare for 2017’s Total Solar Eclipse!

This year's total solar eclipse on August 21, 2017 will be a once-in-a-lifetime experience for most people. But since this…

Soak up Our National Treasures With Smithsonian Sleepovers

The Smithsonian Associates runs their sleepover program in three different museums: the Natural History Museum, American History Museum, and the…

JoCo Cruise 2018 Itinerary Announced

JoCo Cruise has announced its itinerary for the 2018 sailing!

The Magic of Cards

Spring break meant a lot of cards for my kids...and though initially it was irritating, in the end, it was…

License Plate Game International

In the past, I wrote about a game my family likes to play whenever we’re out and about—our own convoluted…

17 Road Trip Essentials for Young Kids

If you're planning a road trip this spring or summer, or even if you're just looking for some go-to gear…

JoCo Cruise 2017: Shadow Cruise Spotlight

In addition to the official programming with JoCo Cruise's invited celebrity guests, the week also features a full slate of…

JoCo Cruise 2017: Guest Spotlight

A focus on the guests at JoCo Cruise 2017: a look at who was there, the programming in which they…

JoCo Cruise 2017: Highlights of Days 4-7

Highlights of Days 4-7 from the incredible JoCo Cruise 2017

JoCo Cruise 2017: Highlights of Days 1-3

Enjoy Jamie's highlights of days 1-3 from the incredible JoCo Cruise 2017.

Learn About Cities Two Ways From Lonely Planet Kids

Take a trip around the world or just down the street with these two captivating titles about cities from Lonely…

FordHub Rethinks Transportation

Designed to connect Ford’s brand with consumers, the FordHub in NYC illustrates how Ford is evolving as an automobile company…

JoCo Cruise: Two Exciting Announcements

We're thrilled to announce that this year, GeekDad will be aboard the JoCo Cruise! And 2018 bookings are now open!

You Too Can Sleep With the Constitution – Literally

If you have the time - or if you're a local looking for something truly special - you really should…

Summon the Force on Disney Cruise Line’s ‘Star Wars’ Day at Sea

The 2017 'Star Wars' Day at Sea sailings with Disney Cruise Line are underway, but there is still plenty of…

Christmas May Be Over, But Krampus Is Still Watching!

This furry, red-tongued, chain and/or switch-wielding character has been St. Nicholas' companion in Alpine regions for millennia, and may even…

Take a Behind the Scenes Trip to Pandora: The World of Avatar

Disney Parks offer a behind the scenes look at Pandora: The World of AVATAR, a whole new land based on…

Disney Cruise Line Presents Disney Wonder 2.0

The Disney Wonder has been totally refurbished and upgraded. Technology is everywhere, and so is that patented Disney magic. New…