Holiday in San Francisco Bay

Heading to the San Francisco Bay area this holiday season? You won’t have any trouble finding activities fit for the family in winter. Despite the California zip code, sweater weather is in full swing, the seasonal festivities are nearly endless and it’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas. While the weather and attractions are […]

New Hotels in London to Know About

For a city as heavily visited as London, there is never a shortage of beautiful and functional accommodations for families. Add a few more to your list with these new London hotel openings planned for early 2019. The Great Scotland Yard Hotel The Unbound Collection by Hyatt makes its debut into the United Kingdom with […]

Wine Tasting with Adult Children

As a little girl, my family lived in Southern California. During a summer road trip, we were en route to Yosemite National Park when my parents “surprised” us with a side trip to Napa Valley. Considering my sister and I were in the second and fifth grades, respectively, we were not too excited at the […]

Maine’s Botanical Family Fun

For the fourth consecutive year, Coastal Maine Botanical Gardens celebrates Gardens Aglow, an all-out light festival boasting more than 650,000 LED lights strewn across 14 acres of lush gardens. The dramatic display weaves through illuminated trails and wraps around countless seasonal-themed exhibits — perfect for families looking for either a road trip north before the […]

Frightless Haunts for Families

While the Halloween season may have ended, there are still a number of ways to enjoy the fun of it year-round. For families with members who are, let’s say, less enthusiastic about traditional spooky haunts, West Virginia may be worth the trip. With such a varied history of dark tales and well-planned establishments gone wrong, […]

Norway Road Trip for the Whole Family

Norway’s appeal as a destination lies in the fact it’s a small country with big, wide-open spaces. It also doesn’t hurt a simpler way of life in its countryside is not only preserved, but still being practiced — even with adaptations to keep up with the times. No wonder this country consistently ranks high on […]