Family-Friendly Spots in Vienna

With such a rich history and cosmopolitan cityscape, Vienna, Austria, offers an ideal setting for families seeking chic accommodations, culture and fun. Take the kids sightseeing and exploring all over the city, but be sure to check out these top spots. Museums Zoom Children’s Museum is a unique kid-centric space with hands-on exhibits, art workspaces, […]

Family Castle Escape in Ireland

I hold my breath and watch as my son James lifts his gloved hand, and the Harris Hawk perched on the worn leather turns her head to regard him before she soars into the sparkling blue sky. He knows I’m watching, and his eyes twinkle as he takes my arm, turning to follow professional falconer […]

La Dolce Vita in Tuscany

When Tuscans lift a glass of their beloved Brunello di Montalcino and say, “Salute” — “To your health” — they mean it. And they offer a lifestyle to make it possible. For amid those postcard-perfect Tuscan hill towns flow thermal springs where Etruscans and Romans soaked, and where medieval pilgrims rested their weary legs en […]

Stay and Play in Brockworth, England

Situated between the Cotswold Commons and Beechwoods National Nature Reserve and the beautiful city of Gloucester, Brockworth is a large village ideal for budget travelers of all ages. Stay in Brockworth at an Old English Inn and get the full experience of old-world-meets-comfort accommodations. Enjoy the quaint village and rural English countryside with easy access […]

Athens Wintertime Activities

Athens is best known as a summertime destination where tourists soak in the sun and enjoy some of the best beaches in the world. But this ancient metropolis and its surrounding areas are also a great destination for some wintertime fun for the family. Airfares are cheaper in the winter months and the throngs of […]

Touring the Coast of Italy

Italy’s sweeping beauty, history and charming towns lend well to romantic getaways, family vacations, solo expeditions and everything in between. From outdoor adventures, luxury stays and incredible wine and cuisine, there is something for everyone. Tour the incredible coastline from Naples to Sorrento, Positano, Amalfi and Salerno, or opt for professional guidance. Thomson Family Adventures […]