FX Excursions

FX Excursions offers the chance for once-in-a-lifetime experiences in destinations around the world.
United Airlines

Tag: friendly

Destinations / Africa
Jul 8, 2019

“D’Urban” Renewal

With its photogenic attractions and food scene, Cape Town, South Africa, practically sells itself, and has been doing just that for the past 25 years, between its lush and varied landscapes along the Atlantic Ocean to the “winelands” to museums and shopping. On the Indian Ocean coast in the KwaZulu-Natal province, Durban has just as much going for it, though it may not be as prominent on the American traveler’s radar.

United Aviate Academy Takes Off

United Airlines officially became the only major U.S. airline to own a flight training school with the opening of United Aviate Academy on Jan. 27. The moment was made even more historic with its inaugural class, which is 80 percent women and people of color.

Destinations / North America
Jun 25, 2019

Pet-Friendly Pismo Beach, Perfect for the Whole Family

On the coast of California lies a laid-back little beach town having a love affair with the dogs and children that live and visit. Everywhere you look in Pismo Beach, you’ll find pooches on leashes and kids running in circles around beaches and promenades. About a three-hour drive from both Los Angeles, where we had come from, and San Francisco, it was the idea of the beach dunes that drew us over part of our spring break. We’d seen pictures of all-terrain vehicles soaring over hills of sand, a complicated latticework of desert that dipped and rose across the horizon, spilling into the waves of the ocean.

Destinations / Europe
Jun 13, 2019

Best Hotels for Families in Copenhagen

Copenhagen is a fascinating city to explore with plenty of amazing options for great family entertainment. Many of the city's main attractions are located in close proximity to one another, making it an easy city to navigate, but picking the wrong hotel can quickly derail your well-laid plans. Consider these family-friendly hotels for your next visit to the Danish capital.

Take the Family Vacation of a Lifetime to Alaska with Celebrity Cruises

Embark on a family journey through The Last Frontier with Celebrity Cruises® and experience an unforgettable luxury vacation in the untouched natural beauty of Alaska. The breathtaking landscape of this pristine wilderness sets the stage for every memorable moment from up-close, awe-inspiring views of glaciers to observing native wildlife, including whales, bears, bald eagles, and moose. This corner of the world offers not only spectacular scenery, but also opportunities to learn about the history and culture of Alaska — from the native people who’ve lived here for centuries to the adventurers seeking their fortunes during the gold rush. No matter which sailing you choose, you’ll journey through the ever-popular Inside Passage — one of the most popular experiences on any Alaska vacation — and visit Hubbard Glacier or Endicott Arm and Dawes Glacier.

Destinations / North America
Mar 29, 2019

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.