4 Great Southern California Coast Activities for Families

Southern California’s Pacific Coast is the go-to place for families looking for some aquatic fun. Sea World in San Diego is a great way to get to know the local marine life, but more adventurous travelers will find greater satisfaction hitting the water in person. From surfing and body-boarding to whale watching and deep-sea fishing, […]

Action-Packed Sailing for the Kids

Finding a family-friendly cruise is easier and more accessible each year. The challenge now will be narrowing down your vessel. Check out newly announced itineraries from Disney Cruise Line and the Cartoon Network Wave — all coming soon to an ocean near you. Disney Cruise Line Disney Cruise Line recently announced a Marvel Day at […]

Ponant’s Clean Ship

Environmentally conscious cruising can be a tricky industry to navigate. The energy, labor and fuel powering each vessel can take a toll on the environment and alter natural habitats — not to mention the waste and pollution produced during each expedition. In response to the need for greener-cruising options, the cruising industry has worked to […]

Reconnecting on the Hebridean Princess

We were two couples — parents, daughter and son-in-law — all of us well traveled, but none of whom had been to Scotland’s Hebrides islands. A week on the Hebridean Princess seemed a good way to vacation together while leaving room for separate interests and energy levels. It began with a skirl of bagpipes as […]

Adventure Through Egypt on Your Next Family Trip

Home of the most impressive and prolific ancient civilization, Egypt boasts boundless attractions for the modern family of explorers. This desert oasis contains some of the world’s oldest monuments for history buffs, a fascinating landscape for culture seekers and incredible marine life for nature lovers. Nestled against the Red Sea, Sharm El Sheikh is a […]

Costa Cruises Entertains and Delights All Passengers

No matter your age or interest, the on-board and on-shore offerings from Costa Cruises are guaranteed to delight. Across the ships, offerings vary, but among the most popular of Costa’s entertainment and activities are White Night, when guests, crew and officers dress in head-to-toe white, formal attire; the Mister and Miss Italy event; and theme […]