Family Road Trip & Travel Diaries

Want to Improve Your Relationship with Your Teen? Take Them on a Parent-Teen Vacation Thumbnail

My 16-year-old son Jonathan and I are in that delicate stage of our relationship where nothing I do for him matters much and everything I say easily tunes me out of his life. It’s not […] Read more

Readying Your Car for Any Roadside Emergency (Sponsored Post) #NoTrunkJunk Thumbnail

DISCLAIMER: State Farm® compensated me for this post but the opinions expressed in this story are solely mine. During my family’s recent holiday road trip through Texas, El Niño reminded us that when it comes […] Read more

RECAP VIDEO: PapiBlogger’s First European Family Adventure {Giveaway} Thumbnail

Our Thanksgiving Week trip to London and Paris was the greatest family vacation we’ve done yet.  During this eight-day trip sponsored by Shutterfly and Best Western we snapped so many awesome memories that it was hard […] Read more

BIG NEWS: We’re headed to London for an epic #VisitBritain Trip Thumbnail

Hispanicize founder Manny Ruiz (aka@PapiBlogger) is taking his wife Angela (aka @TexinMiami) and four children on the ultimate Thanksgiving Week trip through England in partnership with Best Western from November 20th-28th. Even though the family […] Read more

10 Things I Loved about Sailing the Eastern Caribbean aboard the Norwegian Getaway Thumbnail

If you follow our family’s travel adventures you’ll notice that although I live in Miami, cruise capital of the world, I’ve rarely been on a cruise.  My wife Angela and I are more of the […] Read more

MUSIC RECAP VIDEO: The 2014 Ruiz Family Summer Road Trip to Utah and Colorado Thumbnail

Four states, four breathtaking national parks and 2,195 miles in 9 days later the 2014 PapiBlogger Summer Family Road Trip sponsored by State Farm concluded.  Here’s a fun little video we compiled with many of […] Read more

PapiBlogger & State Farm announce the ‘Guess the Final Mileage Driven’ Contest Thumbnail

Nine days, four states and four national parks and monuments later, the 2104 PapiBlogger family road trip concluded this week with lots of fun and crazy memories. Now that I’m done with the journey I’m teaming […] Read more

Announcing the winners of our State Farm #RoadtripProTips for Trunk Safety Giveaway Thumbnail

Well, my family and I just got back from our family road trip to Colorado and Utah but I didn’t want more time to pass without publicly acknowledging the winners of our State Farm #RoadtripProTips for […] Read more

VIDEO: What every parent secretly wants to do to their bratty teens Thumbnail

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Amazing video footage: Our family averts major natural disaster #safesummer #roadtripprotips Thumbnail

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