Entries by Felicity Long

7 Reasons to Take the Kids to Branson

Looking to stay stateside this year but you’re tired of the usual theme parks and beaches? Here are seven family-friendly attractions and destinations in Branson, Missouri. Explore the great outdoors at Dogwood Canyon Nature Park, where biking, fishing, horseback riding and Segway tours are just a few of the fun options for families. Parents and kids […]

Sonesta Maho Beach Resort, Casino & Spa, St. Maarten, Fine Tunes Family Offerings

When choosing your perfect vacation getaway, parents often look for properties with children’s clubs, but it’s important to read the fine print. Not all kids clubs are created equal, especially if your children are several years apart in age. Enter the all-inclusive Sonesta Maho Beach Resort, Casino & Spa in St. Maarten, reopened this year […]

Freebies and Discounts at Marigot Bay Resort and Marina, Saint Lucia

If “free” is your favorite word when researching family vacation ideas, this year the posh Marigot Bay Resort and Marina in Saint Lucia has you covered with complimentary dining, accommodations and playtime for the kids. In fact, the property is going all out to attract families by offering a complimentary Zando’s Kids Program through Dec. 19. The […]

Cruise the Wild Side With Oceania Cruises’ New Sirena Exotic Collection

Families looking to expose older children to exotic and unique cruise destinations can take advantage of Oceania Cruises’ new Sirena Exotic Collection, scheduled to kick off next fall. Perfect for families whose schedules allow for longer vacations, the itineraries offer in-depth explorations of the Holy Lands of Egypt, Israel and Turkey, the Arabian Peninsula, India, Myanmar […]

The Family-Friendly Side of Gstaad, Switzerland

Love the idea of a glamorous vacation in Switzerland, but not sure if the destination is the right fit for your family? A serious contender is Gstaad, known primarily as a ski paradise for the jet set crowd, but which also offers a surprisingly varied menu of kid-friendly activities. Although the area literally offers more […]