With the premiere of Wonka coming, it’s the perfect time for family travelers to experience some of the best candy shops across the country. While these shops may not be as cool and magical as the Wonka factory, they are sure to have visitors excited to experience some old and new flavors.
The Candy Factory | Columbia, Missouri
A staple in Columbia, Missouri, The Candy Factory has created unique treats for more than 40 years. Enjoy chocolate-covered cookies, truffles, toffees and just about anything else you can think of. This is a must-stop for families traveling through the Midwest.
Indulgence Chocolatiers | Milwaukee, Wisconsin
Indulgence Chocolatiers, famously known around Milwaukee, handcrafts all its treats from fine chocolates worldwide mixed with local Wisconsin ingredients. Enjoy a wine and chocolate pairing at Walker’s Point or eat locally made Purple Door ice cream with chocolate pairings at East Tosa.
The Old Fashion Candy Store | Estes Park, Colorado
Offering more than 600 types of candy from all decades, The Old Fashion Candy Store is a must-visit shop for locals and visitors alike.
Old Market Candy Shop | Omaha, Nebraska
Located in the charming Old Market district, Old Market Candy shop has served sweet treats since 1977. The shop specializes in handmade chocolates, fudges, international candies, retro treats and sugar-free options.
Xchocol’Art | Hamilton County, Indiana
Bringing an Australian touch to the homemade chocolate scene, chocolatier Joann Hofer incorporates her life, travels and activities into her unique chocolate recipes.
Chutters Candy Store | Littleton, New Hampshire
New Hampshire is home to the third-best candy store in the country, Chutters Candy Store. Chutters already gained international recognition as Guinness World Record holder for the longest continuous candy counter.
B-B Bargains | Bardstown, Kentucky
B-B Bargains has everything families need to satisfy their sweet tooth. Enjoy made-to-order cotton candy, a full candy bar, snow cones, ice cream and arcade games.
Ever dreamed of being a mermaid? Well, your dreams could come true on your next family trip. With March 29 National Mermaid Day, these two resorts offer experiences for guests of all ages to enjoy.
As the only major U.S. airline to own a flight school, United Airlines already hit a major milestone, and now the carrier celebrates another important — and historic — step as the inaugural class of United Aviate Academy pilots graduates, leading the next generation of aviators. The 51 students in the graduating class were majority, at 80 percent, women and people of color — another stride toward United’s goal of training 5,000 new pilots by 2030 with half women or POC.
Make Best Western your hotel of choice during spring family travels for a sweet reward. This spring, BWH Hotels offers members of its Best Western Rewards loyalty program the opportunity to earn a free night stay.
Known for its clear, vibrantly blue-green waters and varied and historic ports of call, the Adriatic is the new Mediterranean for cruise enthusiasts and family travelers. An Adriatic cruise is especially suited to multigen family trips, since it appeals to all ages with its beautiful beaches, water sports, rich marine life, historic cities, ancient archaeological sites, colorful cultures and varied cuisines. There is truly something for every traveler.
Filled with hidden treasures waiting to be discovered, Seoul invites travelers to unearth its many gems, and Seoul Tourism Organization is here to help travelers do just that. Through thoughtfully created initiatives like the Theme Tourism County Competition, Seoul Tourism Organization works closely with local districts to identify and showcase what makes each district unique and charming in all seasons.
Parents, it’s time to ditch family travel and embark on a romantic vacation at Solmar Hotels and Resorts in Los Cabos. Renowned for its breathtaking landscapes, pristine beaches and unparalleled hospitality, Los Cabos sets the stage for couples looking for a romantic escape away from the kids. At Solmar Hotels and Resorts, guests are invited to take advantage of the romantic accommodations, spa experiences, gastronomic delights and more.