About the author

Jennifer Close has been a Trekaroo Superoo since 2010. She loves to travel with her two children and blogs about her adventures at Two Kids and a Map and Pensacola with Kids.

Pensacola, Florida – A Year Round Family Destination

Pensacola, Florida, is located on the Gulf Coast, which probably makes you start dreaming about summer vacations at the beach. In actuality, Pensacola is a great place to visit at any time of the year!

Florida’s Beaches to Rivers: Navarre Beach, Milton, and Blackwater River State Forest

Navarre Beach, Historic Milton, and the Blackwater River are all part of Santa Rosa County, Florida, located between Pensacola and Destin. I have lived less than 45 minutes from Santa Rosa County for years but I haven’t done a lot of exploring in the area. During a tour of the area where I got to...

Callaway Gardens

Visiting Callaway Gardens, located in Pine Mountain, Georgia, is like going to summer camp (but you can visit any time of the year) with the whole family. When I first heard of Callaway Gardens, I thought that it was a garden that you wandered through while you looked at beautiful flowers and then you got...

New Orleans with Kids

There is just something about New Orleans, Louisiana. Once you visit that beautiful city along the Mississippi River, it becomes a part of you. New Orleans is a city that you can’t help but want to return to.

Camping on the Gulf

Do you have to have water and electricity when you camp?  Do you like to hike away from it all before setting up camp at a primitive site?  Do you park your RV?  No matter your preferences, you are sure to find a beautiful camping spot on the Gulf Coast.  Camping on the Gulf Coast...
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Cooling Off in the Florida Panhandle

A list of some of the best places in the Florida Panhandle for cooling off with kids. From water parks and splash pads, to places for river tubing.