Entries by Elyse Glickman

The Best U.S. Equestrian Destinations for Families

Darley Newman just may have the most covetable job in the United States. She is not only the host and producer of PBS travel shows Travels with Darley and Equitrekking, but she makes her living hitting the most compelling equestrian trails around the world. Better still, her family often comes along for the ride — and on horseback to […]

Family-Friendly, Late Summer Cool Climate Getaways

Though its August and the calendar will soon read September, in some parts of North America, it will feel as if July hasn’t gone anywhere. However, those eagerly anticipating the arrival of autumn’s cool, refreshing breezes are in luck as there are several genuinely cool places — figuratively and literally — waiting to be discovered […]

Over the Rainbow: The Saguaro Palm Springs

Roughly a decade ago, several of Palm Springs’ favorite old-school haunts, such as The Avalon Hotel, received a fresh coat of “Hollywood Regency” glamour that would make Frank Sinatra and his fellow mid-20th-century Rat Pack swoon. And baby, it was hardly the kind of “retirement” scene people once associated with the desert community two hours […]

A Time to Rush, A Time to Relax in Charlotte

When some plan a stay in historic Charlotte, North Carolina, for the family, they imagine leisurely strolls around its downtown and historic sites. They look forward to taking in all of its Southern charm, from architecture, museums and heritage houses to restaurants (barbeque in particular) and shopping. Others who know the area for its ties […]

The Ultimate Tailgate Party Spot

Father’s Day may have come and (long) gone, but there’s nothing better than multigenerational bonding over a rousing football game, along with pre- and post-game fun. In light of this national pastime, hotels and restaurants all over the United States are geared up with a “sports bar” area drawing in countless clusters of dads, brothers, […]