The Mamilla Hotel: Historic Hotel of Tomorrow

The most familiar types of luxury hotels fall into two distinct categories. Some are built into landmark buildings updated with modern appointments but true to their historic origins. Others are conceptualized and built to represent the latest breakthroughs in architecture and modern hospitality. The Mamilla Hotel, meanwhile, is a rarity in that it successfully fuses […]

New on the “Market” in Israel

Thanks to the recent launches of several food tours and markets, the land of “milk and honey” just got a bit more diverse and flavorful. “Old city” markets are as appealing as ever, but the new offerings allow visitors to delve into neighborhoods and foods that easily broaden the scope of Israel’s food scene. Sarona […]

There’s More to Dubai for Families Than Glitter and Bling

Dubai is probably best known for its luxury hotels and glittering malls, but families planning a visit with the kids can dig a little deeper into the destination’s cultural and adventurous side with a Go Dubai Pass. The Middle Eastern destination, which attracts a whopping 14 million-plus visitors a year, offers more than 35 different […]

Williamsburg: Bring the Family for the History, Food, Beer and Fun

There’s a lot of heritage in the Williamsburg region. It has both the site of the first English colonial settlement and the field where the last battle of the Revolutionary War was fought, and it’s also where you can discover how early Americans lived, played and worked. But there is much, much more to this […]

Dubai On a Budget

The idea of traveling to Dubai may cause your wallet to become a bit nervous about all of the cash that can be expended with images of luxury hotels, fine dining and high-end shopping floating through your mind. We have some good news — while all of that is certainly available in Dubai, it is […]

Keep it Budget, and Family, Friendly in Abu Dhabi

More and more families find themselves traveling to the Middle East, seeking the luxury lifestyle from authentic cultural experiences and vibrant cities to incredible beach days and high-end accommodations. With a city as opulent as Abu Dhabi offering a taste of all of the above, it can be surprisingly easy to stay and play in […]