Memphis, Tennessee’s, cultural and musical history make it a great spring break spot for family travelers.
Book a stay at The Central Station as your home base. Located in a former transportation hub in the city’s South Main District, the property pays homage to Memphis’ musical history. There is an on-site Listening Lounge, showcasing Memphis-based EgglestonWorks speakers and a collection of curated playlists. The lobby bar, Eight & Sand, features a library of vinyl records and hosts DJs daily.
Learn more about Memphis with visits to some of the city’s best cultural museums, including National Civil Rights Museum, Stax Museum of American Soul Music and Graceland. A visit to Memphis isn’t complete without sampling the city’s unique cuisine. Experience Memphis-style ribs at Central BBQ. Heat seekers, head to Gus’s World Famous Fried Chicken and try the hot and spicy chicken. Indulge in classic, French-inspired fare at James Beard award finalists’ Andy Ticer and Michael Hudman’s restaurant, Bishop. Enjoy the great outdoors with visits to Big River Crossing and Shelby Farms Park. A night out on Beale Street is a must for music lovers.
Visit this spring to take part in some of the city’s events and festivals. Beale Street Music Festival takes place May 5–7. For foodie travelers, check out Memphis Black Restaurant Week (March 5–11) or the World Championship Barbecue Cooking Contest (Mary 17–20).
Trying to plan a multigen trip? You may anticipate trouble finding a travel destination, activities and more to appeal to every member of your crew. However, a new report from Hilton found there are certain experiences all travelers want right now, regardless of generation.
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.
With the holiday season upon us, resorts all over the world pull out all the stops to bring the joy of the holidays to family travelers of all ages. Here are five more resorts to check out this holiday season:
When searching for unique gifts for family travelers, Etsy is a good place to begin. A marketplace of online shops owned by craftspeople and collectors, Etsy is filled with handcrafted works in all mediums, often one-of-a-kind or custom-made. It’s like an open studio, a place to share the latest creations directly to people who appreciate handcrafted things.
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.
Norwegian Cruise Line is known for offering an impressive assortment of itineraries letting family travelers visit practically every corner of the globe, but one part of the world has been missing for the past few years: Asia. Luckily, that is finally changing as the line returns to the region for the first time in three years.