Family-Friendly Auckland

New Zealand is a terrific family destination, with its natural attractions such as mountains and beaches; outdoor activities including hiking, snorkeling and bicycling; and myriad attractions ranging from spotting wildlife to theme parks to museums to fantasy lands. New Zealand’s largest and most diverse city, Auckland is an urban environment within 30 minutes of beaches, […]

Queenstown for Families

Known for adventure pursuits and epic views, Queenstown, New Zealand, is a South Island wonder boasting endless avenues for family fun. Perfect for outdoorsy families, Queenstown’s rugged terrain and historic towns offer a blend of vineyards and shops as well as water sports, hiking trails and dramatic scenery. Begin in the great outdoors visiting the […]

Explore Wellington’s Family Side

Between the great outdoors and lively downtown area in Wellington, New Zealand, you’ll have a well-rounded experience with friends and family. Much can be done about Wellington for free, or low cost, making your flight there and accommodations that much more reasonable, right? Nature lovers can find endless activity in Wellington, but, if you have […]

For the Family in Brisbane

When travelers think of Australia, they typically think of Sydney and Melbourne, Uluru and the Great Barrier Reef. But one city not to overlook in the Land Down Under is Brisbane, which has come into its own and is showing no signs of slowing down. What’s more, Brisbane is a fantastic, walkable city with loads […]

Tangalooma Island Resort for the Whole Family

A trip to the Land Down Under is even more fun when you and your family take off from Brisbane for a few days to stay at Tangalooma Island Resort. A veritable playground for everyone in the family, everyone will have a blast! Upon arrival and after checking into your accommodations, ranging from standard hotel […]

Melon Festival in Chinchilla, Australia

Venture to the Western Downs Region of Queensland, Australia, to explore the wild landscape and unique local culture. Known as the Melon Capital of Australia, Chinchilla produces 25 percent of the country’s melon supply and celebrates the wealth of melons every other February during Melonfest. Just less than 200 miles from Brisbane and 50 miles […]