Category: Destinations

Top 5 Kid Friendly US Destinations

Hawaii - Aloha

Although there are a multitude of destinations considered kid-friendly, here are the top 5 you may want to consider on your next family vacation. Disney World. This ultimate family vacation has been the source of great joy for adults and kids alike.  Whether you stay several miles from the theme park or enjoy the onsite …

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Seward and the Kenai Fjords National Park

Kenai Fjords National Park

Seward and Kenai Fjords National Park, Alaska What a visit! It’s an amazing thing to visit Seward and Kenai Fjords National park.  Seward is usually the coastal town about 125 miles south of Anchorage. It has unexpected mountain slopes covering shaggy green summer which are normally accompanied by snow impressive backdrop form. Seward’s economic base …

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The Most Favorable Time of Year to Vacation in the Caribbean

Case Family - Caribbean Cruise

If you are thinking about taking a Caribbean vacation, it is wise to investigate the different climates and tourist activities during different months there. Some months may have more tourists and be more expensive while other months may have less activity, but also more inclement weather. During the Winter Season The winter season is the …

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Windsor – A Visit to the Queen’s Residence

Windsor, England, United Kingdom

Windsor Windsor is a pretty town located less than two hours west from London (around 21 miles). The royals liked the town so much; they took their own last name from the town. Once notable for its castle, a big tourist boom led to an influx of other tourist attractions and shopping opportunities for the …

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New Adventures in Aruba

Aruba Sailing

Whether you have been to Aruba before or going for the first time, adventure waits for you. There are so many new things to see and try every time you visit, you will not be at a loss for new adventures in Aruba. From beaches to water activities and fine dining to shopping, there is …

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Scotland’s Beauty Awaits You

Culzean Castle, Scotland

Ayrshire, Scotland Ayrshire is known for its coast line, where the coastal path doubles as a challenging (not to mention, long) hike for those who are eager to discover more of its beauty. The path runs for nearly 100 miles with great views of the Isle of Arran, but take note of the tidal times, …

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Family Adventure Travel to Egypt

egypt

Egypt has come a long way in regard to tourism. It is more than just pyramids and other ancient monuments (although those are incredible attractions). It’s becoming more popular as a family vacation area, because there is something for everyone there. Here are some ideas about what to do with your family in Egypt. Entertainment …

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Christmas & New Year’s Eve in Rome, Italy

Trevi Fountain, Rome Italy

The Christmas season in Rome begins early in December with the Feast of the Immaculate Conception. Since the majority of Italians are Catholic, the feasts and rituals of that faith dominate the celebrations. Christmas ends with the Feast of the Epiphany on January 6th. It is said that this latter feast is as special for …

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Enjoy Christmas in Paris

Winter in Paris

Paris is a beautiful city any time of year, but at Christmas time it can be magical. A trip to Paris can be a romantic holiday for couples or a fun family vacation. Here are some of the things you can see and take part in during your Christmas trip to Paris. Light Displays At …

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Winter Camping: Tips & Tricks to Stay Cosy and Warm

Camping adventures

Camping is not just for spring, summer and fall. Camping in the winter can be beautiful and fun. Bears are hibernating, there are no itchy plants or insects, and the landscape can be dramatic whether there is snow or not. Winter is cold, however, so you’ll need to make some special preparations to stay warm. …

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Exploring Fairbanks, Alaska

Fairbanks, Alaska

Fairbanks – Alaska What a place! Have you ever visited Fairbanks, Alaska? This is one of the best and entertaining places you should visit. It is positioned only 188 miles south of Freezing Circle, which is also known as the second largest city of Alaska’s. The place is funny and catchy full of entertainment for …

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Time for a Family Road Trip! 

Road trips - Route 66

Deciding on a family road trip can be a daunting challenge, not to mention an exercise in patience.  However if you prepare ahead of time, the trip can be one of the most memorable experiences of your family’s life. Here are some quick and easy tips for making your family road trip a fun and …

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5 Simple Steps to a Home Swap Vacation

Cottage on a river

Shelley Miller is a Home Exchange Expert who offers home swap tips to people who want to travel the world and stay for free. Shelley, her husband and two children lived in Europe from April to August, 2000 and exchanged homes with five individual families in England, Ireland, Germany, France and Italy. The Miller’s have …

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Romantic Weekend Getaways

Waterfront view San Francisco

Some of the most romantic weekend getaways exist in the most populated destinations in the US.  Here are a few to consider. I’ll Take Manhattan.  You can spend a fabulous weekend in New York City and stay either at the Marriott Hotel on Broadway, for example, which is right near the Theatre District; or you …

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