Make Room for Romance on Family Vacation

With Valentine’s Day around the corner, we all have romance on our minds. It is possible to infuse a little romance into a vacation, even when traveling with the kids. From babysitting options to romantic gestures, check out my tips for a romantic getaway with the kids in this video of my latest appearance with Weather Anchor Kimberly King on CBS 8 KFMB-TV San Diego. Just click on the image below.

Tips for a romantic getaway with the kids on CBS 8


Do you think it’s a good idea to make room for romance when traveling with the kids, or do you think family vacations should focus on family-time only? Let us know in the comments!

About Colleen Lanin, The Travel Mama

Colleen Lanin is a mom of two and the founder/editor-in-chief of As the author of THE TRAVEL MAMAS' GUIDE, she teaches parents not only how to survive a trip with children, but also how to love exploring the world with their offspring. Her stories have appeared online and in print for such outlets as the "Today" show,, Parenting Magazine, Orlando Sentinel, Chicago Tribune, Expedia, San Diego Family Magazine, and more. Colleen teaches blogging classes and has given travel tips on television, radio, and as a paid video blogger. She has a master’s degree in business administration with a background in marketing.


  1. I think both are important.i do both when traveling with my family.

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