March 24, 2017

Best Places to Travel with Kids in December

The holidays are here, but there’s still plenty of time to travel as a family, as well as plenty of fun places to explore whether you like to ski, hike, cruise or simply see the sights and holiday lights. Here are 10 of the best places to visit in December with kids. Have fun. 🙂 New York City We’ve been […]

10 Caribbean Resorts to Meet Your Favorite Characters

My kids love character meet-ups, like when we met up with the Sesame Street gang at SeaWorld San Antonio in June. We only spent the day at SeaWorld, but if your kids would be over the  moon to spend the week with their favorites, like Cookie Monster, SpongeBob SquarePants and Dora the Explorer, there are a handful of resorts in […]

8 Fantastic Fall Family Getaways

It may be the first day of September and the kids may be back in school, but now is a great time to start thinking about a fall getaway. September and October, also know as “shoulder season,” are great months for families to travel while enjoying fewer crowds and lower prices on hotels and attractions. As a bonus, the weather […]

TravelChannel.com: 10 Best Family Adventures

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 […]

4 National Parks Worth a Visit in the Bahamas

When many people think of the Bahamas, all-inclusives, water slides and tropical drinks spring to mind, but there are a number of national parks worth exploring on these islands. Among the highlights, underwater cave systems, vast coral reefs and exotic palms aplenty. Take a look at four national parks worth a visit on your next family getaway to the Bahamas. 1. […]

6 Things to Do with Kids in San Juan, Puerto Rico

If you’ve ever taken a cruise to the Caribbean, there’s a pretty good chance you stopped in Puerto Rico. A major port of call, many of the cruise lines stop in San Juan to let passengers explore this colorful city. In fact, the island has seen a 135% increase in visits by cruise ship passengers in the last two years. So, […]

Caribbean Travel: 5 Fall Family Getaways

The kids are back in school and, if you’re like me, you’re thinking about just one more quick family vacation. The Caribbean has long been a favorite of mine and fortunately there are great deals to be found on tropical getaways and many islands to visit that are outside the hurricane belt. Take a look at five Caribbean hot spots […]

Sesame Street Rules at Beaches Turks & Caicos

I recently had the opportunity to check out Beaches Turks & Caicos in the Caribbean and can tell you that if your kids are any kind of fans of Sesame Street, this is the place to be. Beyond character breakfasts and stage shows, ten of your favorites from Sesame Street spend time reading stories, baking cookies and going on treasure […]

5 Family-Friendly Caribbean Beaches

It’s hard to find a “bad” beach in the Caribbean, but if you’ve got little ones in tow, some strands are more suitable than others. Ideally, you’ll want to find a patch with calm, shallow water; somewhere that’s small enough that the kids are always within eyesight; and with bathrooms and other facilities nearby. Here are a few of my […]

5 Great Caribbean Hikes with Kids

Spring Break is just around the corner, and I’m sure that many of you have family trips to the Caribbean in the works. You’ll no doubt do the usual snorkeling, glass-bottom boating and beachcombing, but if you can, take time for a hike. Many of the islands in the Caribbean have wonderful jungles and rainforests that are perfect for family […]