Entries by Carley Wade

Family-Friendly 5-Stars

Who says you have to skimp on luxury when traveling with the kids? Plenty of 5-star hotels have something for Mom and Dad (spas and golf, anyone?), to outdoor adventures — with included babysitting — so everybody gets what they want. Florida Sure, Disney may be nearby, but what about the wonder of the Great […]

“Game of Thrones” Fans Rejoice

The gorgeous coastline … charming inland family-owned wineries … a fascinating political history … ancient architecture — the number of reasons to visit Croatia go on and on. But for fans of a little TV featuring some dragons, drama and more royal nonsense than a recent wedding in London, there are even more reasons to […]

Make Your Summer Vacation the Perfect Holiday Card Spot

Why wait until the Thanksgiving crazy to pick the perfect Christmas card image? When you get a jumpstart when you’re on summer vacation, thinking back to the good times and warmer temps make the crackle of the yuletide even warmer. Almost every New Englander is familiar with the Cape Cod family beach photo card — […]

Miniature Cities for Mini People

What’s a family to do when you don’t have enough time to explore an entire country in one trip? Cut down on the scale, of course, and visit miniature cities and countries. Here’s where you can see more than you bargained for in one fell swoop. Madurodam, the Netherlands Check out all of Holland’s history, […]