Entries by Holly Riddle

Alamogordo, New Mexico

Alamogordo, New Mexico, offers families options to head off the beaten path with some outdoor activities, local culture and classic family fun. The Toy Train Depot Museum The Toy Train Depot Museum at Alameda Park is situated within a century-old real train depot. Home to hundreds of scale model train locomotives, along with their passengers […]

Family Time in Cumberland, Maryland

Maryland’s “Gateway to the West,” Cumberland, is easy to bypass. The busy highways and railways cutting through the city give travelers glimpses of this historically important town, but few stop to explore. If your family has the chance, here are a few things you’ll want to make sure you see in this little Maryland hidden […]

Where to Celebrate Easter as a Family

Want to get away last-minute to celebrate Easter as a family? Look no further than these five options. The Wauwinet, Nantucket Just wrapping up renovations this month and reopening for guests April 18, the beautiful Wauwinet in Nantucket will win over your family with its new guestroom decor and bathrooms. Beyond the upgrades, though, you’ll […]

Why Your Family Should Visit This Historic Luxury Resort in Rural Pennsylvania

When you’re driving through rural Pennsylvania, you probably aren’t expecting any luxury, historic resorts and, most of the time, you’d be right. However, drive through Bedford, Pennsylvania, and you might just be lucky enough to stumble upon Omni Bedford Springs Resort, a hotel that easily rivals, in both history and luxury, any properties you might […]

Caribbean Destinations Safe for Family Exploration

The Caribbean offers so much to families — beautiful beaches, luxury resorts and an easy getaway that’s often reachable via a few hours’ flying. However, some destinations in the Caribbean are safer than others, especially if your family likes to explore and leave the resort, versus just staying blissfully surrounded by complimentary cocktails and pre-arranged […]