About the author

Esther Lee is one of the co-founders of Trekaroo. She is also the mom to a 6 year old boy and 1 year old baby girl.

Vote! Who Should We Donate $500 to?

When LiLing, Brennan and I started Trekaroo back in 2008, our vision was to build a company that would  help parents explore and travel with kids. But, we didn’t want it to stop there. Travel is a luxury and we know that there are many children around the world who don’t even have their basic...

Best Kid-friendly Hotels in Philadelphia

With so much to see in Philadelphia with the kids, what are the best hotels for visiting families to make their temporary vacation home? The two best locations to find a hotel are near Independence Hall or Museum Row. Here are what Trekaroo families have voted as the best kid-friendly hotels in Philadelphia.

Saturday, September 26th – Free Museum Day 2009

Looking for something to do this weekend? All across the nation, hundreds of museums are joining with the Smithsonians to provide free general admission this Saturday, September 26th.

Reminiscing the Summer of 2009 for Family Travel

Seventy-five percent of families were able to take a vacation this summer, despite a poor economic climate. This insight is one of many garnered from a new research study conducted by Trekaroo to measure summer travel trends among families in the United States.

Deals and Steals for Labor Day Weekend

I can't believe that summer is coming to a close. The airlines and hotels are working hard to eek out our last summer travel dollars with incredible offers in Florida, Mexico, Barbados, Chicago, Hawaii and California. Remember, we guarantee lowest pricing! We've also gotten a list of hotels where rooms are $60/night or less. Can...

Kate and 8: Ignoring the Kids while on Vacation

I don’t know how many of you are fans of Jon & Kate Plus 8, but they are quickly becoming the Brittany story of 2009. Last month, Kate was the cover story for this month’s US Weekly Magazine. In a nutshell, Kate was caught at the pool in Bald Head Island, North Carolina texting on...

10 Family Travel Deals not to Miss

These are Trekaroo's Top 10 favorite travel deals to family-friendly destinations and resorts.

finally! one-way frequent flier trips with a large carrier

before life as a mom, i used to fly around the world for work and play collecting thousands of frequent flier miles along the way. i loved my united global services status and free trips that i could book with my thousands of points except for one thing…. NO ONE-WAY TRIPS WITH MILES! sure you...

Gong Xi Fa Cai! Happy Asian New Year from Trekaroo

Happy Asian New Year! I’m an American born Chinese… Married to a Korean born Canadian… Living in the Bay Area and raising a Chinkoreamericanadian 2 year old. It’s always fun to try and think of how we’re going to introduce our multitude of cultures to our son. At Trekaroo, we make exploring your heritage with...
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