This is that time of year for you and the family to go on a vacation. Every family has their own designated time. For most, it is the Spring break. No matter what time of the year it is for you, it is best to have fun and learn something new at the same time. Expect to visit some interesting spots. After all, there are many places around with many stories abounding.

Speaking of stories, every place has a history, but some history stories are more interesting than others. You can’t help it, that is just true. Going to historic sites is a great way to brush up on facts and have some fun time with the family. Examples might include following the lewis and clark expedition route or riding on a historic river raft tour.

lewis and clark expedition route

Learn everything you can when taking such a historic route. It is amazing what you will find out and feel just by being there. Keep in mind that you have it much better than folks did back then. Be grateful as you get to move safely along this once treacherous path. This is now your family expedition to learn and have fun all in an event rolled into one.

This will be the time to check out a site or two online and learn about where you are and some history in detail. Just google the history of the area for some fascinating facts. This kind of integrative family enjoyment has to be good for bonding and communication. Try to do this every year but always keep it fresh. Does that sound like a good idea?

Yes, it sounds like a good idea to visit new places and learn new things. Start out with one well-known spot and expedition and then do something else the next year.