April With the Family in St. Albans City

St. Albans City, about 15 miles south of the Canadian border in northwestern Vermont, is as far north as Amtrak’s The Vermonter train travels. It’s also how my daughter and I — along with hikers and more than a few cyclists — arrived. Some were headed to the Missisquoi Valley Rail Trail, a scenic, 10-foot […]

Springtime on The Rink

While a beloved winter activity and Christmastime attraction for many families, Rockefeller Center’s ice skating rink boasts a fun break from the city streets well into springtime, too. Take advantage of end-of-season perks, including bundles and discounts, and enjoy The Rink before skating season comes to close on April 25. While the kids are on […]

Best Bagel Shops to Check Out in Brooklyn

Bagel lovers know, a great bagel is a New York bagel. If your family has a hankering for an authentic bagel, we have your new lineup of must-visit bakeries and delis. A good bagel can mean something different to everyone, but if your family is of the soft bagel on the inside with a touch […]

Brooklyn for the Family

If you’ve seen all of Manhattan’s best sites, book a trip to Brooklyn. There’s plenty to enjoy in this hip neighborhood that will appeal to travelers of all ages and sizes. Stay A quiet hotel in a central spot, The Hilton Brooklyn New York gives guests great access to nearby eateries and attractions without feeling […]

Deals at The Chatwal, New York

For family stays in the city, there are more than a few hotels to choose from. Depending on your locations and interests while visiting New York City, you have your work cut out for you when it comes to booking. Scan your favorite sites and apps for a family-centric deal, like The Chatwal, New York’s […]

Urban Ferris Wheels

It seemed like not long ago the only Ferris wheel of note was the London Eye. Now, there are observation wheels all over the place, from London to Seattle to Montréal. The Coca Cola London Eye might be the most famous, but, in recent years, the wheels continued to pop up in more and more […]