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Luray Caverns

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Luray Caverns is a well-known tourist destination in Virginia, consisting of a large cave system with a number of interesting formations. Most of the cave system can be visited on the ~1 1/4 mile (hiss! imperial system) tour, taking about an hour. Here are some pictures from the tour: Of course, at the end of […]

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The Inn at Montross

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The Inn at Montross is an inn and restaurant in Montross, VA, which also has a pub and is host to many community events. A while ago, we went there for brunch. The Inn has an excellent buffet service, with many different kinds of delicious food, such as waffles, omelettes, bacon, and many others. Being […]

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La Carreta Mexican Restaurant

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  La Carreta Mexican Cafe in Nacogdoches, Texas.   La Carreta is a wonderful Mexican restaurant in Nacadoches. They have delicious foods including tacos (soft, crispy, and ‘puffy’), fajitas, giant mega-burritos, and other Mexican fare. The art style is the classical Mexican-restaurant decorations, with some Texan elements thrown in. The service is excellent, and there’s […]

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Spirit Airlines

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Spirit Airlines is the airline we flew one-way into Texas (Baltimore->Dallas), in order to buy Shadowbeast (although we didn’t know what we’d be buying at the time). It wasn’t our first flight – we’ve previously flown on United, Delta and other smaller regional airlines, but it was our first flight with Spirit. Spirit has an […]

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Science Museum of Virginia

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We took a trip to the science museum, where there were a number of exhibits, including one about gyroscopes, where you can spin a chair by tilting a spinning wheel. I’m going to talk about that exhibit. At the science museum, there is a gyroscope exhibit, consisting of a rotating chair, and a flywheel in […]

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US Space and Rocket Center

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US Space and Rocket Center in Huntsville, AL. The US Space and Rocket Center is VERY VERY COOL. They had an actual Saturn V rocket on display, in addition to several other Apollo artifacts and some interactive activities. They also had several other rockets, some non-space-related stuff (seriously? In the SPACE AND ROCKET CENTER?), a couple […]

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Disney Magic Cruise – Eye Scream

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Eye Scream is a soft-serve ice cream station aboard the Magic. Chocolate, vanilla, and a swirl of both are always available, but a third flavor changes each day. A vanilla and extra flavor swirl is also always available. Since it’s a fairly simple concept, I’ll also tell some Eye Scream Stories: Once, our new friend […]

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Disney Magic Cruise – Cabanas Buffet

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  Cabanas is one of the restaurants aboard the Magic. It has many delicious foods available at breakfast and lunch every day as a buffet, and later becomes a full-service restaurant for dinner. I did not manage to get dinner at Cabanas, but I had breakfast many times and lunch once. Some of the breakfast items […]

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Our Disney Magic Cruise

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The Disney Magic is an incredible experience for all ages, featuring many restaurants with excellent service and great food. While the basic staterooms are fairly bland, they are enough and clearly not the main attraction. The port adventures are fun and get you off the ship, as well as being unique experiences. Overall, I enjoyed […]

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Hello, all

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Hello, and welcome to TravelingKids.com! I’m Alex, the editor and one of the Traveling Kids! Me and my sister Elizabeth travel across the North American continent (with our parents, Susan and James) in our RV Shadowbeast, and post about it here. You’ll see reviews, accounts of trips, videos, helpful tips, and more.

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