Jen Leo

Jen Leo is a travel and tech writer that has won awards for her humor books and podcast, This Week in Travel. She is best known for her nationally syndicated “Web Buzz” travel column with Los Angeles Times, and editing the Sand in My Bra series for Travelers' Tales. Jen is hand picking deals she would take herself —go ahead, grab them while the getting’s good.

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#KIDSNTRIPS What’s New in Branson, Missouri Giveaway AUG 24

Cora is starting to get into riding roller coasters. Reminds me of when I was when I was a kid— the faster and crazier, the better! Way back then, the hot newness in roller coasters was simply going upside down. Today's roller coasters are a whole new ballgame. Introducing, the world’s steepest, tallest and fastest spinning roller coaster— Time Traveler. Wher … [Read More]

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#KIDSNTRIPS What’s New in Branson, Missouri Giveaway AUG 24

Cora is starting to get into riding roller coasters. Reminds me of when I was when I was a kid— the faster and crazier, the better! Way back then, the hot n … [Read More]

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#KIDSNTRIPS Teen Road Rules Twitter Party (And $100 Giveaways!) AUG 17

The new school year is about to start. And with that comes new teen drivers. We know because we live next to a high school. We're all to familiar with a variety … [Read More]

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#KIDSNTRIPS What’s New in Branson, Missouri Giveaway AUG 24

Cora is starting to get into riding roller coasters. Reminds me of when I was when I was a kid— the faster and crazier, the better! Way back then, the hot newness in roller coasters was simply going upside down. Today's roller coasters are a whole ne … [Read More]

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#KIDSNTRIPS Teen Road Rules Twitter Party (And $100 Giveaways!) AUG 17

The new school year is about to start. And with that comes new teen drivers. We know because we live next to a high school. We're all to familiar with a variety of teen driving issues from speeding, to kids walking down the middle of streets where … [Read More]

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How to Grab a Summer Travel Deal with Daily Getaways

Are you counting the days until Summer? We are! Even though we live in Southern California where you can have fun outdoors almost all year round, we still can't wait for school to go on break. There's something about planning what to do during Summer … [Read More]

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#KIDSNTRIPS Twitter Party (and Giveaway!) MARCH 16 —History is Fun!

There's an amazing side bonus to any type of family travel — the opportunity to connect your children with the stories and history of a place. No matter where you vacation, there is a back story, roots, and a culture that dates back decades if not hu … [Read More]

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#KIDSNTRIPS Twitter Party (And Giveaway!) JAN 24 —Winter Driving Tips

Driving during winter weather can be daunting. I know because we recently canceled a weekend ski trip to Tahoe during California's "Storm of the Century." I wasn't proud of canceling. We really wanted to go, but the truth was that I was intimidated … [Read More]

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#KIDSNTRIPS Twitter Party (And Giveaway!) OCT 18 —Safe Teen Driving

Liberty Mutual is fighting the good fight to keep teen drivers safe on the road. They are sponsoring another KidsNTrips Twitter party this coming Tuesday (October 18, 2016). It takes me back to when I was a teen. I wasn't driving, but my friends … [Read More]

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#KIDSNTRIPS Twitter Party (And Giveaway!) June 22 —Teen Driving Tips!

Thank goodness Cora is nowhere near learning how to drive. Although she is no stranger to the role of a backseat driver. That said, we have plenty of friends who have teen drivers. And with road trip season upon us, it's important to get them as … [Read More]

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#KIDSNTRIPS Twitter Party (And Giveaway!) June 9 — California Road Trips!

Cora's first travel experience was a road trip to San Francisco when she was barely a month old. We cruised up Interstate 5 from San Diego to the Bay Area to visit with friends I'd made when I lived there several years prior. And we've been making … [Read More]