2TravelDads Podcast

2TravelDads Podcast

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2TravelDads is the original LGBT Family Travel blog. We focus on sharing the most interesting destinations, sights, family moments, and travel tips. It’s not all family travel, we take trips without the kids too. Whether National Parks or weekend getawa


Universal Orlando vs Disney World: which to choose?
Mar 12 • 33 min
Have you considered which is better for your trip to Florida? Universal Orlando or Walt Disney World? We break them down, from the fun to the ease of transportation. Show notes here: Universal Orlando vs Disney World. We have our favorite attractions and…
Disney’s California Adventure: guide to the best fun and what’s actually worth waiting for
Mar 8 • 33 min
Disney’s California Adventure is one of our favorite theme parks. Often we’re asked if it’s worth adding to a Disneyland trip. YES! This is our guide to the most fun and what’s actually worth waiting for. Show notes here: Guide to Disney’s California…
Disneyland - Best Attractions, reviews and top tips for magical fun!
Mar 8 • 33 min
Digging into Disneyland and chatting about each lang and its attractions and shows. Our best tips for making the most of your time in the Happiest Place on Earth. Show notes here: Best Disneyland Attractions and Shows Starting in the new Star Wars land,…
Best Flight Discounts Thru FlyLine (really smart booking tool!)
Feb 19 • 36 min
We’re always looking to ways to save on travel. FlyLine has an awesome technology to pair flights from different carriers to create cheaper, big flight discounts, especially for longer flights. Show notes here: Best Flight Discounts Thru FlyLine Find out…
Springtime in Washington Dc: Cherry Blossom Festival and Best Activities in Spring
Feb 11 • 29 min
Washington DC is beautiful in the spring with more than 3000 cherry trees in bloom, the National Cherry Blossom Festival, and more happening. Show notes here: DC Cherry Blossom Festival and Activities Have you been to Washington DC for the Cherry Blossom…
Disney Expert Picks Each Park’s Top Attractions & Dining
Jan 22 • 45 min
The three best attractions in each Walt Disney World Park and #1 dining pick for each park too. Show notes here: Disney Expert picks each park’s top attractions & dining We talk about the four parks and which attractions are the most worthwhile or that…
Montana Road Trip through Yellowstone Country
Jan 20 • 43 min
Montana is a gorgeous state with some of the coolest towns, both modern and old west. From Billings to Big Sky, we dig into the best sights and activities in Yellowstone Country. Show notes here: Montana Road Trip from Billings to Big Sky. Special guest…
Yellowstone National Park Plan - perfect itinerary, part 2
Jan 20 • 28 min
Two days’ worth of itineraries for exploring the best sights of Yellowstone National Park: part 2. Show notes here: Yellowstone Itinerary Part 2 In this episode we cover two days of traveling through Yellowstone. These two road trip routes go through the…
Yellowstone National Park Plan - perfect itinerary, part 1
Jan 20 • 27 min
We talk through our complete Yellowstone National Park itinerary: four days to conquer the park, part 1! Show notes here: Yellowstone Itinerary Part 1 In this episode we cover the Grand Canyon of Yellowstone, Norris Geysers, Old Faithful and Yellowstone…
Yellowstone National Park Geysers, part 2 - best overlooked and underappreciated geysers
Jan 16 • 33 min
Part 2 of our Yellowstone National Park Geysers series highlights the geyser areas that are the easiest to miss. Show notes here: Yellowstone National Park Geysers Part 2 In this episode we cover the hidden pockets of geysers that are really easy to get…
Yellowstone National Park Geysers, part 1 - easy to miss but awesome sights!
Jan 15 • 26 min
Best geyser recommendations in Yellowstone National Park. Must-see hot springs and geysers that most people miss when they visit Yellowstone. Show notes here: Yellowstone NP Geysers Part 1 We share our favorite geysers and hot springs that most people…
Yellowstone National Park: basics to having an awesome visit
Jan 14 • 29 min
Podcast episode covering the best need-to-know Yellowstone National Park tips. Show notes here: Need-to-know Yellowstone Tips From where to camp to where to stay outside of the park, favorite sights and things to watch for, the basics of having an awesome…
OMG. Our Complete Korean Spa Experience.
Jan 12 • 28 min
We did a thing. We went all in and did the full Korean Spa experience. Show notes here: OMG. Our Korean Spa Experience. We talk about our favorite spa experiences we’ve had in our travels and what we expect… and then what the Korean Spa was really like.…
Our Favorite Restaurants in Victoria BC - breakfast spots to delicious dinners
Jan 11 • 36 min
We’ve picked our favorite restaurants in Victoria, BC and are dishing out from breakfast to dinner. Show notes here: Favorite Victoria BC Restaurants. These are our top picks for where to eat in Victoria for local farm to table, vegetarian, and family…
Where to Stay in Victoria BC - hotel reviews and recommendations
Jan 8 • 27 min
After 8 trips to Victoria BC, we know where to stay. Show notes here: Victoria BC Hotel Reviews and Recommendations We review our favorite hotels in Victoria, BC, from budget friendly to top tier. We suggest some unique accommodations as well as trusted…
How to get to Victoria BC - 7 different routes to Vancouver Island
Jan 4 • 25 min
Answers for how to get to Victoria BC, because there are seven different ways to get to Vancouver Island. Show notes here: How to Get to Victoria BC Podcast episode breaks down the travel options to visit Victoria including seaplane routes, walk on…
Victoria BC: the most iconic and chill things to do in Victoria
Jan 4 • 27 min
In this episode we talk about the most iconic and interesting places to visit in Victoria BC. Show notes: https://2traveldads.com/podcast-episode-victoria-bc-things-to-do We’re chatting about everything from touring parliament to biking up-island to the…
Oregon’s Columbia Gorge Waterfall Road Trip
Dec 30, 2019 • 26 min
We’re talking about the Columbia Gorge Waterfall Area in this episode. Show notes here: Columbia Gorge Waterfall Road Trip Either a great summer hiking road trip or an easy day trip from Portland, this area is gorgeous and great to visit with kids. We…
Oregon’s Painted Hills: OMG! You have to visit!
Dec 29, 2019 • 28 min
Show notes here: All about the Painted Hills A day trip from Bend or a weekend getaway, the views, the hiking and the geology make a unique National Park site and easy trip for any traveler.
Florida’s Freshwater Springs: we pick our top springs for manatee, swimming and more
Dec 20, 2019 • 28 min
The many Florida springs are amazing. These are the best places for manatees, alligators and paddleboarding through Florida’s jungles. Show notes here: Florida Springs Favorites We dish on our favorite springs and what makes some of the totally weird, or…
Disneyland vs Magic Kingdom: what we love (and don’t) about the parks
Dec 20, 2019 • 26 min
If you haven’t been to both Disneyland and Disney World, you might think that they’re the same, but in different states. Show notes here!: Disneyland or Magic Kingdom? We talk favorites of each! We are comparing what we love and don’t love about…
Saint Augustine Beaches: best sights, fun and food
Dec 20, 2019 • 40 min
Beyond historic St Augustine there are tons of beaches and cool sights to see all around the area. Show notes here: Best of Saint Augustine Beaches (and activities) Whether you’re into alligators or want to visit an obscure National Park site, we’ve got…
Top Sights for Exploring Historic St Augustine, FL
Dec 20, 2019 • 27 min
We go on a tour of St Augustine, Florida: the oldest city in the USA. Show notes here: Best of St Augustine: the USA’s first city Get our tips and picks for the best places to visit for history and fun, both with kids and without. Our favorite restaurants…
Top Tips for Points and Rewards Travel
Dec 20, 2019 • 26 min
Between understanding and leveraging brand loyalty to using third party sites to earn miles, we’ve got useful and effective tips to make more affordable travel accessible. Show notes here: Top Tips for Points and Rewards Travel See how we actually use our…
Nova Scotia’s Lighthouse Route - Peggy’s Cove and beyond
Dec 20, 2019 • 27 min
Highlights and recommendations for exploring Nova Scotia’s southern shore. Starting in Halifax and traveling the lighthouse route, these our our favorite picks for enjoying Nova Scotia’s beautiful maritime history and food. Full show notes here: Nova…