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Best Whitewater Rafting in the Southeast: Wildwater Chattooga

Do you crave outdoor time to connect with Mother Nature? Does zip-lining or whitewater rafting over waterfalls appeal to the adventurer in you? We recommend booking an adventure with Wildwater Chattooga, which offers some of the best whitewater rafting in the southeast.   Best Whitewater Rafting in the Southeast: Wildwater Chattooga You’ll find exciting adventures … Read more

The Ultimate Guide to Rocky Mountain National Park [2022]

Rocky Mountain National Park

When we began to plan posts on the National Parks, Rocky Mountain National Park was the most visited among the Families Fly Free team, and in fact, it is one of the most popular National Parks with more than three million people visiting every year. We’ve compiled our collective wisdom and experience in this ultimate … Read more

19 Incredible Things in Hawaii to Do

Now that Southwest flies to Hawaii, it’s made this little piece of paradise much more accessible to those of us who love to fly Southwest Airlines. So, if Hawaii is on your dream list, we’re about to give you even more reasons to start planning a trip. Here are 19 amazing things in Hawaii to do in … Read more

The Ultimate Guide to Zion National Park [2022]

Named by early pioneers, Zion National Park, means a place of refuge and peace. Indeed. It’s a great place to take a break from ordinary life for a few days and find sanctuary in its massive sandstone canyons and cliffs full of beauty, truly a hiker’s paradise!  Here’s our Ultimate Guide to the glorious, must-see … Read more

Marco Island, Florida: Your Ultimate Beach Vacation Checklist [2022]

JW Marriott Marco Island Marriott

Marco Island, Florida, is one of my family’s favorite beach spots, especially when we’re ready to escape long overcast Midwest winters. It seems like everyone wants to escape to Florida, and if you’re looking for a gorgeous, warm, family-friendly beach destination, it’s a great choice. Marco is a beautiful island with crystal clear blue waters … Read more