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12 Things to Pack for a Fun Family Lake Vacation

Lake vacations offer all sorts of opportunities for outdoor activities in the sunshine and cozy fun indoors. Days by the lake can include everything from stand-up paddleboarding to fishing for bass, while balmy evenings call for roasting marshmallows and playing board games by candlelight. Now that summer is finally here and lakes in the U.S.…

What to Pack When You’re Heading to a Nude Resort

Congratulations, you finally bit the bullet and booked a sexy vacation at a clothing-optional or nude resort. Even at clothing-optional properties, most of the people are there to bare. If you’re like us, you might find yourself staring into an empty suitcase the night before your trip, completely clueless about what to throw in. What…

7 Travel Games Worth Packing for Every Trip

When you’re hitting the road (or the rails or the skies), it can be hard to figure out what sort of entertainment to bring with you. Whether you’re traveling with your best friend, family, or significant other, odds are, you want to spend some quality time interacting with each other. That’s where travel games come…

The Best Packing List for a Blissful Wellness Trip

Sometimes, you need to take a vacation designed to truly get away from it all. Wellness trips offer the chance to indulge in yoga, spa treatments, nature hikes, and clean eating, so you can return to the real world rested and recharged. But before you bliss out completely, you have to pack. Don’t worry, we…

9 Items to Pack for a Ski Trip

Squaw Valley, Lake Tahoe, California/Oyster It’s that time of the year again — ski season. The mountains are fresh with snow and surrounded by chilly, crisp air. Whether you’re a fan of resorts or you’re a backcountry-skiing enthusiast, there are quite a few things you’ll need to pack for a ski trip to keep you…

What to Pack for a Hotel Staycation

Usually when we check into a hotel, we enjoy the room for all of 10 minutes before running off to whatever conference/tour/family reunion/wedding festivity we’re in town for. Sound familiar? It’s time to commune with the hotel room you’ve paid for, for once, and wallow in the restorative delight of a hotel staycation. Pack your…

The Ultimate Packing List for a Beach Getaway

Sandyport Beach Resort, Bahamas/Oyster We had our first snowfall of the season in Boston, and while the first snowman-building session was fun, after a few weeks of freezing temps, we’re ready for our beach getaway. Whether driving to the warm Florida coast or jet-setting to the sandy Caribbean islands, we’ve created a packing list that…

The Ultimate Naughty Packing List for a Sexy Vacation

Relaxing on a beach or sharing a three-course meal might be enough for some couples to feel connected and relaxed. But if you’re the type of twosome (or threesome) that needs a lot more spice on vacation, you’ve come to the right place. A steamy travel tryst is just what you need to keep the…

How and What to Pack for Europe in the Spring

Ah, Europe in the spring! Gone are the gray skies and chilly temps of winter, and summer hasn’t brought its notorious crowds, heat waves, and price surges. We think spring is one of the best times to visit Europe, thanks to blooming gardens, warmer days, and lower hotel prices. That said, packing for Europe in…