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Accommodations for All-Age Vacations

Getting away on a multi-gen trip, one that includes a variety of ages and friends and family members with different interests, can be a fun way to spend some quality time before the end of summer, but a bear to plan. When considering different travel interests and age-appropriate activities, organizing a multigenerational trip is easier […]

The Chesterfield Mayfair, London

Twice, during various trips to London, I’ve happily stayed at The Chesterfield Mayfair. As its name implies, The Chesterfield is located in the heart of Mayfair, and ideally located for families because it’s on a quiet street in a posh residential neighborhood just a short walk to the shops along Piccadilly, the metro station and […]

Book a Treehouse on Glamping Hub

If a house or apartment rental just won’t cut it for your next family trip, how about a converted caboose? Or a yurt? Or even an igloo? Glamping Hub is like the Airbnb of offbeat, unexpected and unusual accommodations. Just like the popular home rental site, you can filter accommodations by type, number of guests, […]

Unique Stays for a Fall Family Getaway

Planning a fall family vacation is a fun way to get outdoors and take in the changing season. Get the kids interested in active adventures and nature excursions, or escape on a less-traveled beach stay with your partner for some alone time. Either way, autumn is a fun blank canvas for outdoorsy travelers. Check out […]

Bodega Bay Lodge

Harbor seals bark under the wharf, a dog sits patiently under a picnic table, I’m standing at the rail watching a rubber-suited fisherman crank the winch and lower a crate of fresh rock cod on the dock. This is Lucas Wharf, a high ceilinged, window-walled restaurant in Bodega Bay, where I just lunched, inside, on […]

Flock to Montauk With the Family

Montauk, in the town of East Hampton, is the last pearl in the string of coastal villages known collectively as The Hamptons. Located at the tip of Long Island, Montauk Point is 118 miles from New York harbor or about 120 miles from Midtown Manhattan. People travel there through the longest and largest island in […]