Five Places to Take Kids in Dresden Germany

Dresden dazzles with Rococo and Baroque splendor, as it did when it was the royal city of the Saxon kings. It’s easy now to see why it was known as The Jewel Box, but until the 1990s the city still lay in rubble from a World War II bombing. For older children, there is history […]

PyeongChang and Gangneung, South Korea

In the decades since the 1988 Summer Olympic Games in Seoul, South Korea’s popularity as a family destination increased thanks to a prolific assortment of museums, trendy neighborhoods, parks, restaurants and markets that offer something for every conceivable age group and interest. During that time, South Korea made several bids to bring the Olympics and […]

Quebec’s Charms Rival Justin Trudeau’s

Much has been made of Canada’s 150th birthday this year. Time may be running out to seek out a visit in 2017, but just a quick weekend to Quebec offers a trip back in time —and yes, a taste of that amazing indulgence kids love known as poutine, French fries covered in gravy and cheese […]

Explore the Stunning Landscapes of Southwest Ireland

By Donna Tabbert Long A critical scene from Star Wars: The Force Awakens takes viewers to a mystical and magnificent mountaintop far, far away that rises from a sparkling, dark blue sea. It turns out the location wasn’t in a beautiful remote galaxy. It was on Skellig Michael, an island approximately eight miles off the […]

When in Friuli

By Michelle Lyn Beyond the gilded luster of Venice lies a melting pot of culture and gastronomy ripe for discovery. Friuli-Venezia Giulia — Italy’s most northeastern region, which shares a border with Austria and Slovenia — is a gastronomic gem that produces much of the country’s highly sought-after wine, cheese and prosciutto. A mere 90 […]

Ghost Towns in Greenland

The vast open landscape of Greenland offers everything from Arctic deep-sea fishing and scenic hiking to incredible cruises along the famously gorgeous fjords — perfect for the outdoorsy family. The country’s traditional culture and quaint lifestyle is an untouched gem and a prime destination for tourists looking to get away, get some culture and bask […]