Mozying Up Northern Arizona’s Back Roads

In the era of freeways, bullet trains and the Dreamliner aircraft, it is easy to forget there was once a time when it took days or weeks for travelers to get from point A to point B. However, travelogues from a century ago and older reveal the journey could be as satisfying as the final […]

7 Reasons to Discover The Adirondacks This Summer

The Adirondacks is a 6 million-acre forest with more than 2,000 miles of hiking trails, 46 peaks over 4,000 feet, 1,200 miles of rivers and around 3,000 lakes and ponds. Not only does it appeal to fans of outdoor pursuits and those who seek solitude, but its small towns and villages offer restaurants, breweries, bars […]

Family Fun in St-Andrews-by-the-Sea

Although the pretty seaside town of St Andrews (almost nobody calls it by its full name of St-Andrews-by-the-Sea) is in Canada’s province of New Brunswick, it’s so close to the international border you can look out your hotel room window and see the Maine shore across the bay. But there’s so much for families to […]

Family-Friendly 5-Star Stays in Toronto

Go all out with a 5-star stay in Toronto at one of these highly-coveted hotels. Depending on your kids’ ages and interests, a high-end stay can sometimes ease the responsibility and pressure of a city destination. With thoughtful amenities just for the little ones; clubs and activities for kids; concierge-suggested tour options and excursions for […]

Even More Summer Fun with an Educational Twist

Check out even more fun and educational destinations for your family vacation this summer. If your kids are feeling sporty this season and they want to bring home more than a suntan this summer, it might be time to learn a new skill. This list should help you add a few extracurriculars to their life. […]

Free Things to Do at Colleges in Boston

If your August tour of prospective colleges takes you to any of the many Boston and Cambridge campuses, you’ll find plenty of free things to do. Free Harvard For a campus tour more engaging than the usual recruitment pitch, take advantage of the free student-led tours of Harvard. You’ll be laughing, groaning at the word […]