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Destinations / Europe
Feb 22, 2018

Family Time in Linz, Austria

Tucked away between Vienna and Salzburg along the Danube River is the charming Baroque city of Linz, Austria. Stroll through the cobblestone streets, old city alleys and modern flare of the beautiful northern region.

United Continues Its Global Expansion

United Airlines keeps soaring to new heights, recently announcing another expansion of its leading global route network. The airline added new non-stop flights between Newark (EWR) and Marrakesh (RAK), Morocco; Tokyo (NRT) and Cebu (CEB), Philippines; and Houston (IAH) and Medellin (MDE), Colombia. That’s not all: United also plans to increase flights to popular worldwide destinations including Hong Kong (HKG); Seoul (INC), South Korea; and Porto (OPO), Portugal. Following the recent agreement to increase flights between the U.S. and Chinese governments, the airline now adds four weekly flights from Los Angeles (LAX) to Shanghai (PVG).

Age Specific / Kids
Nov 4, 2017

Five Places to Take Kids in Dresden Germany

Dresden dazzles with Rococo and Baroque splendor, as it did when it was the royal city of the Saxon kings. It’s easy now to see why it was known as The Jewel Box, but until the 1990s the city still lay in rubble from a World War II bombing. For older children, there is history to be learned here, of the war and 40 years of oppression behind the Iron Curtain. Wherever you go there will be stories of the 1945 bombing that leveled the old city, and children will hear these told without rancor by local guides. They will also hear about the city’s rebuilding, told with pride and gratitude for the international support.

Listicles
Oct 17, 2017

Top 5 Athens Hotels for Families

Whether traveling to Greece to visit archaeological sites, to experience the city's charm and culture or as a stop-over on the way to the Greek Islands, families are looking for clean, comfortable and affordable accommodations to make their stay even more pleasurable. These five hotels in the Athens area are perfect for families and business executives traveling with families, whatever their needs are.

Destinations / South America
Oct 1, 2017

Bogotá, Colombia for Traveling Families

With a mild climate similar to San Francisco, a compelling mix of cultures, cuisines and location in the geographic center of Latin America, Bogotá, Colombia, has the potential to become the next great family destination in the Southern Hemisphere.

Destinations / Europe
Sep 25, 2017

Art Forms the Basis of Bilbao’s Attraction

Bilbao doesn’t fit the usual tourist images of Spain: flamenco dancers, hilltop castles, Moorish palaces. In fact, until 20 years ago, this gritty industrial port on Spain’s north coast was hardly known to tourists at all.