March 24, 2017

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 […]

Family Vacation: 10 Reasons to Stay in Cork, Ireland

Last summer, we spent three weeks in Ireland. Most people assume Dublin, but no, we stayed in Cork. Actually, we stayed in a small village just 10 minutes outside Cork called Douglas as part of a home exchange with an Irish family. It was the perfect base and from Douglas we were able to do so much. Take a look […]

10 Things to Know Before You Vacation in Ireland

We embarked on a three-week home exchange in Ireland and I can’t recommend it more highly. We used HomeExchange.com to find a family and a home (we swapped with a family who stayed in the home of my in-laws in South Florida at the same time). If you’re even considering a home exchange, you can read up to get all […]