Getting to Norway with Kids

On your next trip abroad, experience firsthand why the people of Norway have been named the happiest in the world. The incredible scenery, natural wonders and vast openness offer much more than the average family trip. Venture to the Scandinavian country and experience the Northern Lights, fjords and stunning natural beauty amid a bustling urban […]

Norway Road Trip for the Whole Family

Norway’s appeal as a destination lies in the fact it’s a small country with big, wide-open spaces. It also doesn’t hurt a simpler way of life in its countryside is not only preserved, but still being practiced — even with adaptations to keep up with the times. No wonder this country consistently ranks high on […]

Stavanger, Norway With the Family: See, Do, Discuss

Stavanger, Norway, is a small town with a big, colorful personality, from centuries’ old traditions and folklore to its modern showcases for the visual arts and sciences. Furthermore, there are plenty of surprises and treasures found in the nearby mountains and along the waterways. Even with the region’s small scale, it has much to offer […]

Northern Europe’s Best Roman Sites for Kids

School curriculums vary, but sometime between the fourth and sixth grades, most children learn about ancient history; most will develop a fascination for the Greek and Roman civilizations. This is a good time to take advantage of that interest by introducing them to some of Europe’s many real Roman sights. While Italy, of course, has […]

Natural Wonders Kids Love on Lanzarote

Lanzarote’s treeless volcanic landscapes may seem barren wastelands, but to travelers who marvel at the forces of nature, this still-simmering island is paradise. One of seven Canary Islands, a Spanish archipelago only 80 miles off Africa, Lanzarote is actually the summit of a mid-ocean volcano. But unlike its island neighbors, on Lanzarote volcanoes are still […]

Holiday in the Cotswolds

If you’ve heard anything about the Cotswolds in England, it may have been how serene, quaint and naturally beautiful it is. Located in the deep rural south-central region of the country, the Cotswolds region is typically known as part of Gloucestershire and Oxfordshire — if all the “shires” don’t elude to the quaintness of the […]