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 […]

Fun and Culture Collide at the San Diego International Kids Film Festival

San Diego is always a popular vacation destination for families looking for fun and entertainment. With the San Diego Zoo, Sea World, Legoland and more, there is definitely no shortage of ways to engage and entertain kids of all ages. This August, kids have even more reason to love this Southern California paradise. The San […]

Little Artists

Whether in Hong Kong for business or pleasure, bringing the kids along can guarantee a bit of both. Put them to work with the Dorsett Little Artist family package offered by Dorsett Wanchai. You won’t be putting them to work as much as opening their minds to art through creative expression, but, regardless, the deal […]

Scavenger Hunt Vacations

From Waikiki to New York City and practically everywhere in between, Urban Adventure Quest provides families with a unique way to discover and explore cities across the country. This interactive online game sets families and friends off on a scavenger hunt to test their puzzle solving skills and see the sites. Quests are easily accessed […]

Storyland: New England’s Most Original Theme Park for Kids

The colorful slanty, off-kilter entrance buildings are the first clue this is a different sort of amusement park. Storyland, not far from North Conway in New Hampshire’s summer playground of the White Mountains, is not the usual kids’ theme park. The rides are original, creative takes on some old favorites like the Ferris wheel, roller […]