During the pandemic we had weddings postponed and trips canceled. I anxiously awaited my daughter’s test results, who made it safely home from Barcelona and into quarantine. Many of us can fill in the blanks with similar stories about how we’ve had to adjust, accept and change plans.
The Marriott Bonvoy Bold™ Card recently launched BoldFamilyTravel.Chase.com, an interactive, online resource allowing families to plan future travel together. The launch followed the Marriott Bonvoy Bold™ Card Survey of parents and grandparents that revealed most parents believe children are important resources for planning family vacations and that one-third of parents don’t currently involve their children in planning but would like to.
Welcome to the world of teaching! As many parents and guardians know by now, home schooling is a challenge, but it’s also an extreme pleasure to see a young person engaged and learning.
Barcelona is a polished, Catalan city hugging the Mediterranean in northeast Spain, about 100 miles south of the Spanish-French border. It lures visitors year-round for its temperate climate, terrific seafood, amazing culture, architecture and art.
My penchant for food markets — vendors sell beautifully presented, high-quality, fresh and local ingredients under one roof — is heartfelt. Even at home, where the market only functions for a six-month season, it enhances my everyday life.