Ditch Crowds — and Plastics — on Eco-Friendly Tours

If one of your New Year’s travel resolutions is to minimize your family’s impact on the environment — whether fighting the war on plastics or protecting wildlife — Exodus Travels declared 2019“The Year of the Thoughtful Traveler,” with tips and trends to help you reach that goal. The tour operator, which specializes in adventure and sustainable […]

Keeping Kids Active During the Winter

Winter can be a tough time for many reasons: heavy snow falls, temperatures dropping and shoveling the driveway. It should be no surprise when the winter months dissuade kids and parents alike from venturing outside. It seems like any time the kids are active at all in these months are when they are in school […]

Voluntourism Opportunities in Greece

Voluntourism is not only a great way to help a good cause and teach your children the importance of helping those in need, but it is also a great opportunity to explore the world. Greece is a country that lands on just about every traveler’s bucket list sooner or later thanks to a long list […]

Previewing Air Tahiti Nui’s Dreamliner

In an era where air travel has become more challenging and uncomfortable, one of the few pieces of good news is Boeing’s 787-9 Dreamliners are making their way into the fleets of airlines around the world, offering greater comfort and amenities to travelers flying at all price points. Air Tahiti Nui, the leading carrier to […]

A Guide to Spring Training in Phoenix

Can’t wait for baseball season to start? Don’t. Every March, Phoenix hosts 15 Major League Baseball teams, including the Chicago Cubs and the 2018 National League champion Los Angeles Dodgers, for Cactus League spring training. (The 15 other teams play in the Grapefruit League in Florida). The games, held at 10 ballparks throughout the Phoenix […]

Austin’s Terrific Taco Trek

Texas is big when it comes to crowd-pleasing and family-friendly food, and while steaks, Tex-Mex dishes, chili and barbecue reign supreme in much of the state, in trendy Austin, tacos are front and center. As tacos offer something for every taste and are budget-friendly, what better way to explore Austin than with a “taco trek”? […]