Sardinia, an Island Getaway for Families

All that most people know of Italy’s island of Sardinia is the fabled Costa Smeralda, named for its clear blue-green waters and famed as a playground for the very, very rich. It’s true the secluded (and now mostly private) cove beaches of this northeast coast are beautiful, but most of the island is surrounded by […]

Road Tripping Through New York State

Family road trips don’t always have to be cross-country treks or epic RV adventures, sometimes they can just be a great excuse to get out on the open road and fully enjoy a state near you. For Northeast-coasters, or even visitors staying for an extended trip, one such state worth exploring is New York. Map […]

Kid-Friendly Barcelona

Art and architecture may not be your kids’ favorites when you’re traveling, but Barcelona might just win them over. Who can resist Antoni Gaudí’s buildings with skull balconies or chimneys that look like Darth Vader? But, there are more kid-pleasing things to do in Barcelona besides delight in the playful buildings of Barcelona’s favorite architect. […]

5 Things to Do With kids in New Smyrna Beach, Florida

You probably don’t have trouble finding things for kids to do anywhere that has a beach. But New Smyrna Beach, on Florida’s Atlantic Coast, has more to offer kids than just swimming and sand castles on its 17 miles of white sand. Here’s our favorite five. Discover Dolphins Ride a pontoon boat through the Indian […]

Wind Dunes Resort Puts the Fun in Ecotourism, Family Adventure

Unplug and unwind at Wild Dunes Resort in South Carolina this spring with packages that will get you and the kids outdoors for some healthy family bonding. From cycling to water sports — or just a day at the beach — the hotel offers a menu of activities for just about everyone in your group. […]

Daytona Beach for the Family

No longer is Florida’s Daytona Beach reserved for spring breakers alone. This underappreciated destination offers plenty of family-friendly fun for parents and kids of all ages, from toddlers to teens. Must-Visit Museums One of the largest museums in central Florida is the Museum of Arts and Sciences in Daytona Beach. It’s truly a superb museum […]