Bergen, Norway: Just Add Water

A UNESCO designation practically guarantees a destination has everything required for a well-balanced family vacation, from compelling historic sites to awe-inspiring green spaces to unforgettable food at every price point. Bergen, Norway’s second-largest city, may only have a population of about 280,000, but it rivals larger capitals when it comes to activities that keep visitors […]

Family Time in Door County, Wis.

Several restaurants, resorts and specialty food retailers thrive in Door County, Wisconsin, but nothing taps into the region’s abundance of produce and raw materials quite like The Savory Spoon Cooking School in Ellison Bay on the Door County peninsula. It is apt the school, which operates mid-June to the end of October, occupies a former […]

Affordable Day in Honolulu

Hawai’i seems to have a reputation for two things: It’s incredibly beautiful and expensive. While it’s still on the top of most avid traveler’s lists, and for good reason, there are a few ways to enjoy an affordable day in paradise with the family. A few savvy tips and tricks to avoid falling for the […]

Feel Nostalgic with the Fam at Dorm-Style Hotels

Not quite hostels, dorm room accommodations gain steam in the ever-changing hotel trend landscape. Whether they’re in universities where affordable hotel space is at a premium and open during summers or just a design movement for those up for sharing the joys of travel (and a bathroom) with some new besties, there are a few […]

Entertain the Older Kids in Salt Lake City

Sometimes the key to making older kids happy on a family vacation is just to keep them busy with plenty of high-octane outdoor activities. With that in mind, Greater Salt Lake offers a robust lineup of fall activities, from biking and hiking to even an Oktoberfest for adults. Here are a few favorites, just right […]

Be Part of Boston Tea Party History

Just in time for the reenactment of the Boston Tea Party on its historic anniversary, Dec. 16, Boston’s Old South Meeting House and the Boston Tea Party Ships & Museum invite locals and guests to take part in some rebellious fun. Marking the 245th Boston Tea Party anniversary, the annual reenactment is a fun way to take […]