Category: Family Vacations

Family Friendly Activities to Do When Vacationing in June Lake

Family Friendly Activities in June Lake

If you’re a family with kids and you’re vacationing at Big Rock Resort near June Lake, California, what are some “family-friendly” things to do around the area? Depending on the season, there are several options. During the summertime, the livin’ is easy when parents, uncles, aunts, grandparents and other caregiving adults take kids to the… Read more »

Tips for Skiing With Your Children

Skiing With Children

You know what’s great about kids skiing? They have low centers of gravity so if and when they “fall down” they don’t have far to go, and it’s usually “no big deal.” If you were watching a six foot man fall down while skiing, you’d feel sorry for him, but a little squirt? It’s not… Read more »

Reasons to Take a Holiday Vacation

Variety is the spice of life. How many times have you spent the holidays at home, now? Go ahead, count the number of years you’ve done the same thing, over and over… If you’ve rarely or never “mixed it up” at Christmas time, then this is your year to do something different! Why not take… Read more »

Science Says an Ideal Vacation is This Long

Ask the average person how long the ideal vacation lasts and you’ll get a plethora of answers. Jokingly, some will say, “forever,” while others might be stingy and allow for “a weekend.” Interestingly, people have actually studied this topic to find out the best answer. Thank you Finland. It was a Finnish university that conducted… Read more »

Tips for Making a Scrapbook From a Family Vacation

Scrapbooks are a great way to remember a family vacation. They’re a unique way to put onto paper the many memories a family shares during a specific time at a certain place where, hopefully, there were plenty of smiles and good times. If you’re going to make a scrapbook of your family vacation to a… Read more »

5 Signs That Indicate You Need a Vacation

People don’t vacation nearly enough these days. Life is not meant to be all work, work, work. Here are five signs that it’s time for you to take a vacation: 5) You work all the time. Seriously, you’re “always on.” Even when you’re not “at work,” you’re checking your phone about work. You’re emailing people… Read more »

Why Couples Should Consider a Romantic Getaway to June Lake

Has your relationship with your significant other been on auto-pilot lately? Does it seem like you two are going through the motions? Has life become a bit predictable and boring? Couples should consider a romantic getaway at June Lake’s Big Rock Resort for a number of reasons. First, today’s couples don’t spend enough time together…. Read more »

Here’s Why You Should Consider Taking a Vacation

What are some signs you might need to take a vacation? For starters, have you been feeling overworked, tired all the time, overwhelmed, and stressed out? Is your body begging you to slow down and relax but your mind just makes you go-go-go? If so, you might need a vacation. Next, when is the last… Read more »

A Christmas Gift You’ll Always Remember

We all need something to look forward to in life, and vacation time away from the routine of our daily lives is definitely a good thing. This holiday season, why not get your closest friends or family something a bit different than ties and gift cards to restaurants and stores? How about renting them a… Read more »

Experts Say Americans Need to Take More Vacations

Americans are so busy working that they’re forgetting to take the much-needed time to enjoy their lives. Case in point: visit a marina and notice how many boats sit there, day after day, unused. Vacations are so good for us, yet we feel compelled to work, work, work. Isn’t the point of working to be… Read more »