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Mar del Plata

Located about two hours south of Buenos Aires, Mar del Plata is the largest vacation area in all of Argentina, and with its beaches, bays, coastline, cliffs and forests, it is easy to see why. About 650,000 people live in Mar del Plata, welcoming more than 8 million visitors annually. With  nearly 30 miles of […]

Bahamas Excursions for the Entire Family

One of the best parts of taking the entire family on a cruise is the ability to sit back and relax while the ship makes its way to your varying ports of call. Once you reach your destination, days take on a feeling of more traditional travel and there are adventures to be had. A […]

5 Kid-Friendly Activities on Kauai

Some of the most dramatic scenery in all of the South Pacific is found on Kauai, or the Garden Isle. And while the island’s deep valleys, skyward-reaching mountains, rainforests, rivers and waterfalls appeal to adults, there are plenty of ways for keiki (kids) to have fun, too. Here, we take a look at five kid-friendly […]

When Off-Season Budget Travel is a Bad Idea

It’s always shoulder season somewhere. Off-season travel can be a wonderful experience for your family when tourist destinations quiet down and vacation deals are up for grabs. But is off season travel always a steal? Not really. From staring down the eye of a tropical storm to paying just slightly below premium prices, here’s when […]

Soak up Summer in Chicago

The short, but oh so sweet summers in Chicago extend just a little longer this year with some last-minute ways to soak up the last of the season. Here are a few ways to make summer endless in the Windy City. Hit the Beach Open long after Labor Day, the Shore Club boasts a series […]

Family Beaches Off the Beaten Path

Sometimes it’s only the salt gently dancing in the air and the sound of crashing waves that can cure the exhaustion of our daily responsibilities. A beach vacation can be the perfect remedy for a family that needs to reconnect and recharge. And, if you go off the beaten path, there are ways it becomes […]