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 […]

From Tots to Teens: Wellington, NZ

Families looking to have a “Christmas in July” experience may gravitate toward Australia, thanks to its beaches, wildlife and a culture at once different from the United States, yet familiar. However, New Zealand, Australia’s neighbor, has become wildly popular in its own right, thanks to its open spaces, fresh air and association with international movie […]