The Hoxton Amsterdam

What can I say about The Hoxton Amsterdam? Perfectly delightful. I’ve frequently noticed more and more hotels moving toward a minimalistic design that appeals to the millennial jet-setter who desires a different kind of luxury — high-end, but eccentric and fun and hardly high-brow. The Hoxton offers just that vibe, anticipating your needs ahead of […]

Dalmatia: Croatia’s Golden Coast

There’s no denying Venice, Italy, still casts a spell over travelers with its distinctive architecture, canals and art. However, during the “high season,” spanning late spring through fall, this can mean too much of a good thing — specifically, throngs of visitors pouring in that all but hide the many reasons people visit Venice in […]

8 Places to Take Kids in Spain

Spain appeals to the child in everyone, so how could it not delight children? The Spanish find pleasure in the simplest of activities — sitting in a café drinking a frosty glass of horchata, watching children play soccer in a plaza, strolling through a park — and their enjoyment of life is contagious for all […]

Where to Take Kids in Helsinki, Finland

Finland’s capital city is off the more familiar tourist routes in Europe, so you probably won’t have many friends giving you tips on what to do there. But it’s a good city to enjoy with the whole family, with a good mix of made-for-kids attractions and others with plenty to keep them interested. Begin at […]

Take the Kids to Stockholm’s Djurgarden

It would be hard to imagine a child-friendlier capital than Stockholm. Start with how easy it is to get around, even with small children: The subway has stroller ramps and elevators, buses have straight-on entry without steps, adults with children in strollers ride free, children under 7 ride free anytime and those under 12 don’t […]

Bold and Beautiful Budapest

By Chadner Navarro At every turn Budapest reminds you it is one of Europe’s great imperial capitals, but perhaps this storied grandeur is most obvious from a boat meandering down the Danube River, a rolling, glistening body of water that splits the city in half. Countless companies offer river cruises, but the best and most […]