At Outside Suburbia most of our travels are family trips, with an occasional solo business trip or two – one thing is guaranteed, what you see on Outside Suburbia is authentic travel experiences… We only share trips and experiences if it is something we truly enjoyed and is worth sharing. There will be no content or products recommended here that we don’t love. We have been traveling for 20 plus years, what started as a yearly travel journal turned into a personal blog and evolved into a Family Travel Portal.
In today’s content saturated market, we at Outside Suburbia pride ourselves in keeping it real. We cater to families looking for inspiration when planning their family vacations, through sample itineraries, hotel or tour reviews, travel tips, and trip reports. Since its launch in Summer 2015, Outside Suburbia’s audience and reach has steadily grown. We are active across social media, particularly Instagram, Pinterest, Twitter, and Facebook, with over 50,000 total followers. If you would like to work with us, contact us
Marketing & PR
We are happy to accept press releases or pitches about travel products, destinations, or programs geared toward Family Travel. Just keep in mind that we only write articles about products and destinations that we have experience with directly. However, we may share your news or event on social media so please provide appropriate links.
Brands or destinations that appeal to family travelers can request a sponsored post on Outside Suburbia. A sponsored post written by us will highlight the sponsor in a way that provides valuable information to the reader. All sponsored posts will be clearly marked as per guidelines and all links will be no-follow links.
As much as we love going Outside Suburbia, from Baseball games to weekly dinners and weekend outings – life happens within Suburbia. If you are in the Dallas Fort Worth area and would you like to partner with us for a sponsored post or media visit, contact us with the details.
Our goal at Outside Suburbia is to provide useful and inspirational information to families planning vacations; including suggestions on where to go, what to do and where to stay. Given our schedule we don’t do many press trips – instead, we collaborate with partners during our own personal travel journeys. We are always interested in nice properties, destinations or attractions with a focus on family travel. We prefer to travel as a family when possible. Our coverage typically includes at least one blog post, plus social media coverage during and after the trip.
I was honored to be selected as Plano Magazine’s Top 10 Blogger to follow in Dallas and Social Draft’s Top 25 Instagram Travel Accounts in 2016. I’m a member of the North American Travel Journalists Association – NATJA, Family Travel Association – FTA. A few of the destination marketing organizations, hotels and airlines we have worked with include: Dallas Zoo, Dallas Arboretum, Visit DFW, Visit Vail, Visit Denver, Andersen Hotel, Icelandair Hotel in Vik, Arcanum tours and Silverado Resorts and Spa in Napa, Four Seasons Hotels, Park Hyatt Tokyo, La Richemond(Dorchester Collection, Geneva), Geneva Tourism board, Alaska Airlines among others.