Travel with pets
Many people leave the pets at home while travelling. Other would much prefer to bring them along. Of course this is could be a reality, with many pet friendly accommodation providers out there. Of course you probably won't be taking an international flight with your dog anytime soon.
Although there is a Pet Travel Scheme (PETS) that does allow pets to travel between in certain countries although this applies to pets within the EU. You also have to consider how well your pet will cope with air travel you think about packing the dog bed. So you will probably be looking at a good old fashioned road trip.
There are some accommodation providers that do actually accept pets. Although you want to check this well in advance, while you are planning your trip.