April 17, 2008

Dow gotcha down? Go camping!

If the Dow's eaten your vacation fund and you've temporarily tabled plans for that pricey hotel-and-airplane trip, don't stay home: Go camping!

Scrambling eggs over an open fire and relaxing with family and friends under a canopy of stars is the perfect way to tell a recession that you're still going to have fun, thank you very much.

In one of my recent Fun Family Travel columns I give tips for planning and enjoying a trip to the great outdoors. Click here to read the article. It focuses on camping with kids but has useful information for anyone wanting to get in touch with their inner Boy Scout.