Pet Friendly Travel Blog

TripsWithPets Blog

Taking a road trip with your pet? Have a cat that hates the car? Thinking about flying the friendly skies with Rover? Looking for tips for staying at pet friendly accommodations? We invite you to peruse our blog where you'll find informative posts on these topics and many others.

We'll give you tips, tricks, and inspiration on all things pet travel! Plus, we've thrown in some posts that will help when you're hanging out at home with your best friend, like pet health and safety, dog training & behavior, and even yummy dog treat recipes.

Hi, me again - Tucker the Travel Dog!  I'm so excited to tell you all about a super pet friendly hotel chain that’s growing by leaps and bounds!  I’m talking about My Place Hotels, of course, and they really put the “friendly” in dog friendly! I recently had the chance to talk with Pete, the Chief...
At some pet friendly hotel chains, pampering goes to the dogs - but in a good way!  These accommodations offer pet programs that feature a wide variety of pet amenities and services for four-legged guests, to make them feel pampered and right at home! Aloft Hotels For pet parents looking for...
Not all "pet friendly" hotels are created equal.  While some just allow pets, others set themselves apart by really putting "friendly" in pet friendly. We've done some digging to uncover the best of the best for pet friendly hotels in North Carolina.  Among the things we looked at were pet fees,...
Raleigh, Durham, Chapel Hill and the surrounding areas that make up the Triangle are places that many pet parents and their furkids call "home".  They are also a big hit with pet travelers, with multiple pet friendly accommodations to choose from, as well as activities, breweries and restaurants to...
With so many hotels to choose from, how do pet parents decide where to stay with their pet?  No worries, we can help!  We've determined the top 5 most popular hotel chains when traveling with your pet -- based on the overall number of hotel bookings we receive. 1. La Quinta Inns & Suites This...
They say, “Virginia is for Lovers,” but when people plan a weekend getaway to this great state with their pups, they often say, “Virginia is for Dog Lovers!” With plenty of pet friendly things to do, from hiking and biking to shopping and pampering, pups and their peeps can take a quick weekend...
The beauty and splendor of the North Carolina mountains entice visitors from all over the state and beyond! With scenic surroundings and spectacular views, majestic waterfalls, and an abundance of outdoor activities, many pet parents flock to western North Carolina with their furry sidekicks for...
The beautiful North Carolina coastline is a hot pick for vacations, and not just for local families but for those nationwide! From the diverse beaches, unique lighthouses and history of the northern Outer Banks, all the way down south to the quaint and charming Oak Island beach areas, it’s easy to...
Hi - Tucker here! I'm so excited because I've found the “pawfect” place for our next family vacation!  The Cottages at Nantucket Boat Basin on Nantucket, Massachusetts offer an up close and "pawsonal" view of the island's natural wonder.  This makes a curious pup like me so happy and gets my...
Whether you're moving with your pet and need a place to stay "in-between" homes, planning a long getaway, or getting your floors redone and need to "move-out" of your house for awhile - extended stay lodging is a great option! Staying at an extended stay hotel is particularly popular when you are...

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