Family Movie Tourism

Family movie night has a whole new meaning once you’ve been to the film set. Watching your favorite film and TV characters traverse incredible landscapes and travel to far-off destinations inspires wanderlust in the best of us. Hop on the movie tourism trend and trek to your family’s favorite real-life film set. The truly inspirational […]

Heritage Trips: Plan the Perfect Multigenerational Journey

Whether it’s tracing your ancestor’s roots or those of your adopted children, there are plenty of more enriching ways than lounging around on a beach to spend that precious two weeks of vacation time this year. Heritage trips offer a chance for greater perspective on the cultures that made us who we are, and a […]

Learning to SCUBA Dive

A few years ago over his spring break, my sister and I took my nephew to the Florida Keys to learn how to snorkel. We learned to snorkel when we were young — my dad, who was in the Army, was stationed in Hawai’i and we learned to swim with the fishes in the warm […]

Stay and Play in Brockworth, England

Situated between the Cotswold Commons and Beechwoods National Nature Reserve and the beautiful city of Gloucester, Brockworth is a large village ideal for budget travelers of all ages. Stay in Brockworth at an Old English Inn and get the full experience of old-world-meets-comfort accommodations. Enjoy the quaint village and rural English countryside with easy access […]

Family-Friendly Festivals in New Orleans

Family and festival in New Orleans may seem like an oxymoron, but there is much more to this city than throwing beads on Mardi Gras. Kids of all ages enjoy the eclectic city for its live music culture, incredible food and exciting energy. Opt for a trip this spring and bring the family for one […]

Museum of Failure

Stroll down a memory lane of innovative ideas gone wrong at the Museum of Failure. First introduced as a research project in Helsingborg, Sweden, the Museum of Failure was such a success, it went on tour and is now in California for a limited time. With more than 100 failed products to reminisce about, the […]