One City Six Ways: St. Augustine, Fla.

Nicknamed The Ancient City and credited as being the oldest continuously occupied city in the United States, St. Augustine, Fla. is a beautiful, laid-back blend of Spanish Colonial architecture, historic sites, sandy beaches and ancient bricked streets. History & Culture A great way to get your bearings is to begin your visit downtown on St. George […]

Family Fun in San Diego

San Diego offers so much in the way of family-friendly attractions your biggest challenge is convincing the kids to leave at vacation’s end. Probably the most famous attraction is the San Diego Zoo, and with good reason. Already a blockbuster, the zoo opened a new, $68 million exhibit called Africa Rocks this summer. There are […]

Where to Go for Affordable Fun in Texas

Hurricane Harvey may have left damage, destruction and heartbreak through Houston, Texas, but it also reminded us of the unrelenting strength and goodness in humanity. Those who could provide help did and continue to donate and provide support for those in need. The Lone Star State has shown its resilience and determination as some cities […]

Kids’ Favorite Foods and Where to Get ’Em: Donuts

It used to be donuts were reserved for Sundays as an after-church treat. Now, everyone’s favorite holey indulgence is served up a lot more frequently than the weekend as the au courant snack, making it something fun to seek out as a family exploring new cities. Here are a few of the noteworthy. Portland, Ore. […]

Families Love Visiting Denver

The hardest part about bringing the family to Denver is deciding how many activities, walks and museums you can fit into the time you stay in the Mile High City. Here are some suggestions guaranteed to keep the children entertained — and let you have some fun, too. Denver Art Museum This museum is arguably […]

Family Fun in Norfolk, Va.

When it comes to traveling as a family, it’s always nice when you find a destination interesting to everyone — from parents to the youngest child. Norfolk, Va., is one destination that delivers on just that, in spades. Founded in 1682, Norfolk’s history is nearly 100 years older than that of the United States itself, […]