5 Reasons to Put Slovenia on Your Bucket List

You’ve likely heard of Slovenia because it’s where First Lady Melania Trump hails from … but probably not for much else. Sure, Hungary has glittering Budapest, Germany has Bavaria and its political powerhouses, and Switzerland has the Alps, but this sleepy little country deserves some love in its own right. Sharing its borders with Austria, […]

Destinations for Grandparents and Kids

While school is (almost) out for summer, the kids are about to have a lot of free time on their —and your — hands. It might be a good time to follow along a growing trend in the family travel industry: grandparents traveling alone with grandchildren. Across the country, there are endless outdoorsy wonders worth […]

Daytrips From Paris

Paris makes a good base for exploring the rest of France and even parts of Europe. Here are four family-friendly daytrips you can take from Paris. Palace of Versailles About an hour by train from the heart of Paris, the Palace of Versailles served as the French royal residence from 1682 until the French Revolution […]

6 Things to Do With the Family in Verona — After You’ve Instagrammed Juliet’s Balcony

The big draw of Verona, the charming city in Italy’s Veneto region, is snapping a photo in front of Juliet’s balcony (and rubbing the right breast of her bronze likeness for good luck.) No matter Shakespeare’s tragic character wasn’t actually based on a real person nor did he write the play here, the spot where […]

Top Shops in Dumbo, Brooklyn

More than just the Disney character your family may be familiar with, Dumbo is actually a trendy neighborhood in Brooklyn. Boasting incredible views of Manhattan, the Brooklyn Bridge and indie shops all along the waterfront, Dumbo is a great indie find for families looking for a boutique neighborhood feel, but with the iconic city views […]

Three Family Hikes in the White Mountains

New Hampshire’s White Mountains are a favorite for serious hikers and backpackers, with the Appalachian Trail skimming across the tops of the tallest peaks in the Northeast as it traverses the mountains on its way from Maine to Georgia.  But the White Mountains’ trails aren’t just for serious backpackers. The region is also networked with […]