Austria for Teens

The opulence and world-class history of Austria knows no age limit. Families of all shapes and sizes take to the breathtaking natural beauty of the country’s landscape and Imperial cities from a bygone era — all while enjoying the comforts and entertainment of today. Young Teens Between museum visits and classical music history, take the […]

5 Pre-School Appropriate Theme Parks Your Toddlers Will Love

There is some controversy in the theme park world whether or not Knotts Berry Farm was the nation’s first theme park. But if you ask Holiday World in Santa Claus, Ind., they will totally tell you they were the first. It opened its doors hoping to delight kids looking for the big guy in the […]

Yokohama With Teens: Urban Japan, Unplugged

Shinjuku. Shibuya. Harajuku. These Tokyo neighborhoods are synonymous with global, trend-setting youth culture. However, not every teen embraces large crowds and an onslaught of light and sound. Others who love what they see may still want a relaxed break from the action. While the Japanese capital is the dream destination for fans of gaming and […]

History of Valentine’s Day

‘Tis the season for kids to pick out Valentine’s for classmates, bake sweets for school and make cards. With Valentine’s Day upon us, it’s interesting to think of how the holiday began — and, spoiler, it’s a bit darker than the chocolate-and-flower-version celebrated today. The muddled origin comes with different interpretations conceived around the world, […]

Coffee Lover’s Delight: Pele Plantation

Older kids, young adults and parents who love coffee can learn more about one of the most famous coffee-growing locations in the world via a private Kona coffee farm tour at Pele Plantation, a certified organic Kona coffee farm overlooking the Kealakekua and Honaunau bays in South Kona on the island of Hawai’i, also known […]

Events for Families in Florida

Something for the Artists Bring the kids and head to downtown Lake Worth, Fla., for the annual Street Painting Festival. Local artists take to the streets with eco-friendly chalk and create true works of art. Feb. 24–25, enjoy live music and street performers while tasting southern fare from street vendors. Watch while artists create temporary […]