Montréal with Kids

When you start planning a family trip, there are many questions to consider. What kinds of attractions are there? Will they appeal to the entire family? Are you visiting a city, or going somewhere remote? Finally, is the destination kid-appropriate? If Montréal is in the cards, here is everything you need to know to start […]

Bring Nature to the Family With Night Garden at Descanso Gardens

Los Angeles is home to a dizzying number of attractions that will keep your days action-packed and full of vacation fun, but, when you travel with children, the L.A. nightlife scene isn’t always ideal for keeping the fun going after dark. Instead of opting for the usual, like a movie for nighttime entertainment, head to […]

Ruidoso, New Mexico: Unknown, and Yet Familiar

There are many wonderful things putting New Mexico on the map. With its capital city attractions and university, Albuquerque has a similar funky vibe to Austin. Taos is one of the West’s most esteemed ski destinations, and Santa Fe is a year-round wonderland of fine arts, fine dining and wellness destinations. In the southern end […]

High Tech Brings Ancient Rome to Life for Kids

Even for kids fascinated by the ancient Romans, trudging through ruins gets old fast, and leaves parents struggling to help kids picture what was originally there. Some guides bring a bit of perspective and programs such as gladiator lessons at the Colosseum provide some interaction, but modern technology has given curators a whole new way […]

Urban Ferris Wheels

It seemed like not long ago the only Ferris wheel of note was the London Eye. Now, there are observation wheels all over the place, from London to Seattle to Montréal. The Coca Cola London Eye might be the most famous, but, in recent years, the wheels continued to pop up in more and more […]

5 Experiences for Kids in Long Beach, California

Long Beach loves kids, and kids find a lot to love about Long Beach. Here are five of the favorite things for families to do there. Go Backstage in an Airport Long Beach Airport is a welcoming place to arrive, with its palm trees, open-air breezeway, mosaic artwork and only local cafés, but kids aged […]