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The Fine Art of Family Travel: Create a Bucket List

Bucket list (noun, informal): A number of experiences a person hopes to have during their lifetime. Hmmm…does changing 1,000 diapers count? Not today! Learn how to create a bucket list for your family’s travel experiences instead. Yes, including the children. All it takes is a little bit of thinking outside the bucket (get it?). Get […]

Costa Rica Family Vacation - Arenal Volcano

20 Unforgettable Costa Rica Family Vacation Experiences

Looking for nature and wildlife in Central America with your kids? Want to hike the Arenal Volcano, visit the elusive quetzal bird in the Monte Verde cloud forest, or spot sloths at the beach? Costa Rica vacations offer these family friendly activities and more. Here are 20 of our top family travel experiences in Costa […]

Winter Family Fun in Lake Geneva, Wisconsin

Although many may associate visiting Lake Geneva, Wisconsin, with warm weather months, winter is a fantastic time to visit. It’s just a hop, skip, and a jump from major cities like Chicago, Milwaukee, or Madison. During the holidays and winter, Lake Geneva transforms into a winter wonderland offering plenty of fun including holiday activities, Winterfest, outdoor […]

Day Trips from London by Train for Families

What are the best day trips from London for families? Families with children, especially those who are fans of Harry Potter, will want to make sure to include some day trips from London in their itinerary. In Oxford families can learn where historic literary legends, including Harry Potter’s J.K. Rowling, got their inspiration. British castles […]

Garden Route South Africa – A South Africa Itinerary

 Have you wanted to travel to Africa for a real safari ever since you could identify a giraffe? Or, have pictures of Cape Town’s Table Mountain and scenic coastline recently inspired you to consider a South Africa vacation with the family? Either way, South Africa is a diverse travel location where families can learn the […]

Chicago to Florida Road trip

Chicago to Florida Road Trip with the Kids

After our epic road trip from Chicago to Yellowstone, we were itching to plan another fun road trip. We thought it was about time to make the drive from Chicago to Florida. Oh, and what a fun road trip it was! Our road trip included plenty of fun stops, museums, tons of food (especially BBQ), […]

Universal Studios Hollywood Christmas Guide

Hollywood magic and the wonder of the holiday season mix at Universal Studios Hollywood! Imagine a gentle snowfall over Hogwarts while sipping hot butterbeer in Hogsmeade. Spend the afternoon in Who-ville learning what Christmas means to the Whos! Take in a stroll though Hollywood decked out in full holiday glitz and glamour! You can experience […]