March 29, 2017

4 Unexpected Things to Do in Mexico’s Riviera Maya

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 […]

Top 5 Trends in Luxury Family Travel

Beyond kids clubs and kid-friendly menus, a number of top hotels are going the extra mile for the littlest guests in their hotels, according to Five Star Alliance. Among the top trends in luxury family travel: children’s concierges, spa treatments just for kids and special bedtime services. Take a look at the five trends and which hotels and resorts are on […]

5 Best Resorts to Spend a Multi-Generational Vacation

Multi-generational vacations are more popular than ever. Last summer, we spent three weeks in Ireland with my in-laws as part of a home exchange. It was great that my kids could spend more time with their grandparents and it was helpful to have an extra set of hands (and two extra drivers) during our vacation. If you’re thinking about a […]

5 Reasons to Take Your Kids to Cancun this Summer

Cancun is topping the charts this year as a top place to visit during the summer, particularly for families. Beyond sipping tropical drinks at all-inclusives and soaking in the sun on some of the most beautiful beaches in the world, families would be wise to explore all that Cancun has to offer, like Mayan ruins, friendly whale sharks and sea […]

Kids & Learning: 6 Hotels Saving Baby Sea Turtles

If you’re looking for a far-from-everyday family beach adventure, head south to Florida, the Caribbean and Mexico as baby sea turtles begin to hatch from eggs buried on the sandy beaches and make their way back into the ocean. Some hotels even have sea turtle protection programs to help the smallest of turtles make their way safely into the warm […]

Go International: 6 Family-Friendly Hot Spots

One of my personal travel goals, while not explicitly stated in my 2012 travel resolutions, is to take my kids (all four of them) on a trip outside the U.S. I’ve been flipping through my travel guidebooks, and one day I like Peru, the next day I like France, and now I’m back to staying here on the east coast […]