Stockholm is known for its architecture, trendy cafés and boutiques, and idyllic scenery. I did not know what to expect of this gem of northern Europe, but I was pleasantly surprised by the mixture of medieval architecture, . . .
Winter weather can be atrocious, but in Chicago we are used to it, and try to have a supply of fun winter activities for kids ready to go at any given moment. As locals know, it is important to have plenty of activities at your . . .
Every February many Asian countries celebrate the arrival of the Lunar New Year, so it seems an appropriate time to share our favorite books that inspire travel to China. The Chinese New Year is an important holiday . . .
This is a guest post on my site from Erin of South to Southwest. She was so excited to find out she and her husband were going to Bora Bora, French Polynesia for their honeymoon. It was the trip of a lifetime, and if . . .
When thinking about the best places to visit in France, your first thought might be of Paris or Provence, but you should consider a journey to the southwest of the country and the Dordogne region. The area offers . . .
We are thrilled to have Nadeen from The Sophisticated Life sharing her favorite cruise tips. Whether you are considering a Disney cruise, Norwegian cruise, or one of the other major ships, these tips apply to all cruise lines. . . .
If you are looking for some winter family fun, Lake Placid is an excellent destination to visit. Located 5 hours from the New York City and Boston areas, nestled in the stunning Adirondack mountains (here are . . .
Over the years our family has amassed quite a collection of travel souvenirs. We have a set of crystal from Prague that we purchased on our honeymoon and carried in our backpacks for two weeks throughout Europe. Then there was the . . .
Social media is more accessible than ever, and our phones are always within easy reach, but it's not always easy to make your travel photos amazing. I find myself constantly snapping pictures on my phone, editing, filtering, . . .
As with previous posts, I've put together a list of books we have read with our children or recommend for reading with children before traveling abroad. These books will hopefully provide some inspiration before heading to England . . .
Thinking of a trip to Italy? Looking for books to inspire young readers? Check out our list of suggested reading, there's something for everyone! . . .
Every year, people head to the state fair to experience the rides, have fun as a family, and sample the deep fried food. When I recently read an article about the best state fairs in the country, Wisconsin's was on the . . .