April 18, 2015

4 Unexpected Things to Do in Mexico’s Riviera Maya

riviera maya - tulum

Families around the world love Mexico’s Riviera Maya as a beach vacation destination. The Riviera Maya stretches along the eastern coast of Mexico, starting in Cancun and extending south through Playa del Carmen almost all the way to Tulum. Blessed with beautiful white sand beaches and crystal-clear blue Caribbean water, the Riviera Maya is ideal for long, lazy days at the […]

15 Fun Things to Do with Kids in New Orleans

new orleans streetcar

We’ll be traveling to New Orleans in a few months as part of our cross-country summer road trip and I can’t be more excited. My brother and his wife moved to New Orleans six months ago and my nephew is due to be born any day now. So, there’s that. Plus, I can’t wait to experience New Orleans outside of […]

FamilyFun Awards: 50 Most Fun Places for Families

national museum of natural history

It’s hard to believe that next Friday is the last day of the school quarter, but what’s even more difficult to believe is that there’s only one quarter left before the end of the school year. Have you begun to make summer plans? If you’re just now realizing that summer break really is just around the corner, pick up the […]

Spring Break: When You Have No Place to Go

boys in a canoe

For the first time in ages, we’re staying home for Spring Break. With the exception of 2012 when we went to Puerto Rico, we’ve always gone to South Florida to visit with my in-laws. But, since I started my own travel PR firm in January, we decided to stay closer to home (and save more than a few pennies). All […]

TravelChannel.com: 10 Best Family Adventures

st lucia adventure

I already have my big family adventure planned for the year, but how about you? If you’re still pondering what to do with the kids, TravelChannel.com has compiled a list of the 10 Best Family Adventures for 2015. They worked with a panel of experts, including Keryn Means of Walking on Travels and Nancy Schretter of Family Travel Network, so […]

Go Behind-the-Scenes with Movie-Loving Teens

universal studios hollywood

Watching movies is popular in my house, especially on weekends and snow days. When we planned our big California road trip a few years ago, it was a must for our teens to spend the first few days in Hollywood. As luck would have it, our visit coincided with the red carpet premiere of Disney’s Brave.  We also enjoyed going […]

15 Fun Things to Do with Kids in Fort Lauderdale

jungle queen

I was in Fort Lauderdale last week and it was so nice to feel warm for the first time in a long time. I was there for a quick three-day visit to run the nearby Miami Beach Half Marathon, have coffee with a couple of fellow travel writers and meet with a few business prospects on behalf of my new travel […]

Why Plan a Family Trip to Orlando this Summer

legoland hotel

Between Elsa, Anna and Harry Potter, you may not need any more reasons to plan a family vacation to Orlando, but guess what, I’ve got 10 great reasons, including new hotel openings, attractions, even a new sports team. Take a look at 10 reasons to start thinking about a trip to Orlando this summer: 1. The New LEGOLAND Hotel Will […]

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