Over the years we have logged numerous hours on plane rides with our children. We have lived through the whining, the begging, the spills, the tears, and much worse. No amount of preparation can prevent undesired outcomes, but . . .
Lisbon is a popular destination for many traveling families, but it can be difficult to find accommodation that offers plenty of space and a central location. Martinhal Lisbon Chiado is not only located in the trendy Chiado . . .
A family road trip is filled with possibilities. During the ride, emotions can range from excitement to irritability, so it's best to have a plan in place before heading out the door. Taking a family road trip can be a blast as . . .
Travel is one of the greatest gifts you can give yourself and your children, but a vacation photo shoot is the gift that keeps on giving. On a recent journey to Paris we hired Flytographer to capture some of our vacation memories . . .
Universal's Cabana Bay is a charming retro hotel that is one of the on-site properties at Universal Studios Orlando. Located about 20 minutes from the Orlando airport, Universal's Cabana Bay Beach Resort is a value priced hotel . . .
Now is the best time to travel to Europe on a budget. As a family, we have visited fifteen European countries, learning something new each time. With the arrival of each child, the cost of travel has grown exponentially so I am . . .
Portugal has been a destination familiar to European families for decades. The golden sand beaches of the Algarve have drawn a steady stream of visitors to the country’s southern coast. Lately, the country has come out of its . . .
There is a lot of planning involved with a family trip and a lot of essential travel gear. With frequent travel, you learn to bring only the necessities and leave the rest at home. Over the years we have realized the essentials we . . .
I consider myself well read when it comes to U. S. history and travel, so when I find a book that challenges what I know I feel compelled to share. The book, National Geographic's 50 States, 5000 Ideas made me realize I still have . . .
Squaw Valley, California has been blessed with an abundance of snow this season and winter sports fans are flocking there in droves. Located about an hour from the Reno, Nevada airport, Squaw Valley played host to the 1960 Winter . . .
What if you could travel to your destination luggage free? No more hauling those over-sized bags through the airport while trying to coral the kids. No more worrying about whether or not your golf clubs or ski gear will make it on . . .
Many families are intimidated by the thought of touring a museum filled with ancient sculptures, famous paintings, and priceless artifacts, but it's not as difficult as one might think to survive a museum visit with kids. With the . . .