Travel Maps and Trip Mementos

How do you document your summer vacations and other trips? I recently made a travel map out of an old bulletin board using spray paint and a stencil for my daughter to track everywhere we visit:

(more after the jump)

We also have a family tradition of collecting rocks from each place that we visit and writing or painting the place/date on them when we get back:

 

My daughter picks up more trinkets now and she wants to bring everything home……shells, acorns, feathers etc…..so now we make trip jars and label them:

 

Sometimes I’ll document a trip in one of my art journals:

 

Do you have a tradition for saving your trip memories other than photos and scrapbooks? I’d love to hear!

READ MORE OF ASHLEY’S WRITING AT LIL BLUE BOO.

FOLLOW ASHLEY ON TWITTER AND FACEBOOK.

Tagged as: ,

Use a Facebook account to add a comment, subject to Facebook's Terms of Service and Privacy Policy. Your Facebook name, profile photo and other personal information you make public on Facebook (e.g., school, work, current city, age) will appear with your comment. Learn More.