One City, Six Ways: Bar Harbor, Maine for the Family

Charming and serene, the town of Bar Harbor rests on Mount Desert Island off the coast of Frenchman Bay in Maine. It’s the perfect base for a family outing that includes the forested, watery landscape of nearby Acadia National Park. History & Culture: Bar Harbor began as the town of Eden, hitting the radar of […]

A Family Adventure on England’s Canals

A narrowboat trip through England’s canals is a good way for families to avoid the daily hassles of travel, and take part in an English way of life even many Brits don’t know. It’s like being a turtle: You carry your home with you, sleeping in a new town each night without having to pack […]

Austin Adventures Offers Family Fun

One of the more interesting travel trends in recent years has been the cross-over between adventure and family travel. We asked Dan Austin, founder and president, Austin Adventures, in Billings, Mont., for his take on who’s going where and with whom. The company has been at the forefront of the family travel boom for decades, although […]

One City Six Ways: Salisbury, England

Steeped in history and filled with beautiful corners, the medieval city of Salisbury in northwestern England is a fascinating destination for family travel. History & Culture The towering spires of Salisbury Cathedral dominate the city. Regarded as one of the most impressive examples of Early English architecture, building on the structure began in 1220. You […]

One City Six Ways: Tel Aviv

There are a lot of reasons to love Tel Aviv, and why it’s an exceptional destination for a family trip. Perfectly positioned on the Mediterranean Sea, it offers everything from rich history and vibrant culture to renowned restaurants and plenty of leisure activities. “From the Old North and its Bauhaus architecture-lined streets to the cobblestone […]

Cold Weather Fun for the Family

Colder weather and wicked winds are in full swing, providing a big challenge when entertaining kids. Going out at home, or while away, may not always be the safest or best option, so why not stay in and bake — without making a mess or cookies by the dozen. Try your hand at individual mug […]