Helsinki is a clean, walkable city that offers a host of affordable activities for families. From free transportation for small children to nearby islands perfect for picnicking, the capital of Finland makes it easy for visitors . . .
Ireland’s capital city is perfect for exploring when you only have a few days. If you don’t know what to do in Dublin we have some ideas to make the time fly by. Pick and choose your favorites and create your own itinerary for . . .
Paris can be intimidating with kids, but it doesn't need to be. First and foremost, it’s important to have a plan before arriving in the City of Light. Be sure to read our tips How to Save Time and Skip the Lines in Paris and if . . .
Dubrovnik, Croatia is one of the most beautiful places in the world to visit, but the crowds can make it unbearable at times. Our recommendation is to visit Dubrovnik early in the morning or in the evening after the tourists leave . . .
This summer my son had the opportunity to visit the Netherlands through an exchange program at his high school. We hosted an exchange student from The Hague for ten days and then my son went to The Hague for ten days. It was the . . .
Plitvice National Park in Croatia is one of the most beautiful places on earth. When you see photos of stunning Croatia waterfalls, usually they are from Plitvice or Krka National Park, about two hours away. Plitvice may be more . . .
Europe is one of those destinations where families can experience a multitude of cultures, food, and world class attractions in a fairly compact area. Over the years our family has found some of the best Europe cities for kids, as . . .
Iceland is a hidden gem in the Atlantic ocean that people have only recently begun to discover. As an industry, tourism is just finding its legs. Before Eyjafjallajökull volcano erupted in 2010, there were only a few hundred . . .
On our recent trip to Scotland, one of the main things my husband and I wanted to do was take an Outlander tour. If you’re not familiar with the Outlander book series by Diana Gabaldon or the Outlander TV series on STARZ, you're . . .
Edinburgh, Scotland just might be the most overlooked capital city in Europe. With its medieval architecture, cobblestone streets, and charming locals, Edinburgh is a place that captures your heart from the moment you arrive. On . . .
York is an ideal destination for a weekend break with kids. It is easy to reach by road or rail and the historic city is packed with family-friendly attractions for all types of weather boasting a diverse range of both indoor and . . .
London has many options when it comes to hotel rooms, but not all hotels are created equal. We have found it difficult to find a London property for large families. On our recent trip, we found a five star, central hotel in London . . .