February 19, 2018

8 Ways to Explore Glacier National Park in Montana

Over the summer, I had the opportunity to spend a few days exploring Glacier National Park in Montana. I visited one time before, nearly 20 years ago, and the park was just as beautiful as I remembered. It’s the perfect place to explore with children and the ideal spot to make new family memories. Take a look at eight ways […]

6 Places to Take Your Kids (Before it’s Too Late)

I’ve yet to purchase Frommer’s 500 Places to See Before They Disappear, but it’s definitely on my list. There are so many places that I want to go with my kids. I might as well start with those that may not be around too much longer, right? Here are six places on my short list right now: 1. Glacier National […]

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 […]

New Ebook: The Smart Parents Guide to Family Adventure Vacations

My kids are getting older so I’m definitely starting to consider more adventure-focused vacation destinations, like Costa Rica and Peru. So, I was naturally excited to see that fellow family travel bloggers, Amie O’Shaughnessy of Ciao Bambino and Jamie Pearson of Travel Savvy Mom, had published a new ebook, The Smart Parents Guide to Family Adventure Vacations.  Inside, you’ll find loads of […]

4 Family Travel Resolutions for 2014

We’re already nearly a week into the new year and I’m just starting to think about travel resolutions as they pertain my family and me. We did a lot last year, but I don’t know that we necessarily made the most of our travel experiences and opportunities. Here are four resolutions I’m making now for 2014: 1. Travel somewhere outside […]

Lonely Planet: Top-10 U.S. Travel Destinations for 2014

This morning, Lonely Planet unveiled their list of the Top-10 U.S. Travel Destinations for 2014, including some great cities I’ve covered before here on Kidventurous, such as Boston and Las Vegas. Take a look at all 10 must-visit destinations you may want to consider for your next family adventure. 1. Grand Rapids & Lake Michigan’s Gold Coast (MI): Head to the […]

Survey: Kids Name Top-10 Summer Travel Picks

School’s already out for some children (another week left for my clan) and Highlights for Children recently polled America’s kids to find out where they most want to go this summer. The results are definitely interesting, especial picks #6 and #10. Take a look: #1 Niagara Falls (NY): While the falls themselves are certainly a huge draw, there are so […]

40 Fun & Family-Friendly Vacation Ideas

Starting to think about a family vacation? Take a look at these posts to find 40 destinations, resorts and ranches that offer fantastic escapes for you and your family. – Got Hawaii on your mind? Ciao Bambino just got back from a vacation in Lanai. Take a look at Part One and Part Two of her adventures on the islands. […]

Blog Buzz: Go Inside the Disney Fantasy

The long-awaited Disney Fantasy finally sets sail on its maiden voyage tomorrow and the blogs have been abuzz. Get your Disney Fantasy fix with updates on the staterooms, stage shows, characters and on-board activities from the popular blogs below. Take a look. Take a photo tour of the Disney Fantasy to get a look inside on The Cruise Log. Or, […]

Travel Sacrifices (Why We’re Not Going to Vieques)

We fly to Puerto Rico in a couple of days and I’m definitely feeling more stressed than excited right now. There are a bunch of loose ends to tie up both here and there before getting on that 6 a.m. flight on Saturday, including figuring out just what we’re going to do each day we’re there. Many people see a […]