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Vacation Mavens is a family travel podcast offering destination guides, family travel tips, and ideas for parenting on the go. Co-hosted by Kimberly Tate from Stuffed Suitcase and Tamara Gruber from We3Travel, Vacation Mavens provides inspiration to jumpstart family vacation planning and tips to get you out the door.
Join us each week as we chat with leading parenting and family travel experts. You’ll get the inside scoop on travel itineraries, destination recommendations, ideas for traveling on a budget, and tips for traveling with kids of all ages, interests and needs. From cruises, Disney and all-inclusives to destinations as exotic as Bali, China and Peru, we’ll cover it all and how to make the most of every family vacation.
Kimberly is a wife and mom who loves to travel with her family. On Stuffed Suitcase, Kim blogs about tips and ideas for family travel and life between trips. She is a Kansas girl who now lives in the Emerald City of Seattle with her husband and two tween daughters. Together they have traveled to western Canada, Hawaii, England, Mexico, the Caribbean, and various sites in the United States. While traveling, she’s always looking to engage and remember those moments which create lasting family memories. Kim is passionate about sports, fitness, technology, and traveling with her family. You can also find Kim as the “Active TMOM” on TravelingMom.com.
Tamara is a wearer of many hats including marketing consultant, travel writer, vacation planner, wife and mom to one tween girl. On We3Travel, Tamara provides tips, reviews, destination information and sample itineraries to make family vacation planning easier. She is a Jersey girl who now lives in Rhode Island. Together they have traveled throughout the United States, Spain, Italy, Iceland, Costa Rica, the Caribbean and parts of Canada. Tamara has found that a blend of education, adventure/activity, culture, and food is her recipe for a fun family vacation. You can also find Tamara as a contributing writer and Family Vacation Consultant for Ciao Bambino.
Both Kim and Tamara are passionate about vacation planning and get an itch when they don’t have a trip on the books to research, plan and book. Together, they share their latest trips and their best tips, along with interviews from family travel experts.
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