Time to get your Olympic spirit on! Nothing inspires Olympic-loving kids like experiencing the games as spectators, but if a trip to Sochi is not in the cards this winter, try the next best thing: get a taste for the intensity and history of the Olympic Games by visiting one of the four following Olympic […]
We’ve looked around and found a few key destinations where you train like an Olympian on the same turf (or rather, snow and ice) that our Olympians frequent when they’re preparing for their big competitions.
Here are the top places to go to experience both the history of the Olympics and marvel at memorabilia of the sports.
Find the best places to sled, cross country ski, take a sleigh ride, or mush on a dog sled.
Family-friendly lodging isn’t just water parks and theme rooms. It can be a ranch in the mountains, campground in the woods, or suite-style oasis inside a big city. A great family-friendly property allows for every single member of your brood to feel like they are the special guest.
Slip and slide on ice and have a merry time with kids ice skating.
Brain Head is the best little mountain town for families that most folks have never even heard of. Located at the doorstep of Cedar Breaks National Monument, this sleepy mountain town is sure to steal the hearts of visiting families no matter the season. My husband and I visited Brian Head with our kids as part of our Spring Break tour of Utah. Truth be told, I had never heard of the resort and initially looked at it as more of a stopping off point in between the National Parks of Southern Utah and skiing in Park City. What I didn’t know was that Brian Head would turn out to be a destination unto itself.
Wander through the groves of fresh scented pine and find the perfect one to bring home with your kids. All the best places and tips for cutting your own Christmas tree!
Eager to make a difference to a great cause AND still enjoy traveling? Donate to Passports with Purpose to help them build three primary schools and fund literacy programs in the Sikasso region of Mali, Africa.