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Celebrating Memorial Day with Young Kids

Memorial Day represents a day off work and the first real get-together opportunity of the summer months for many, but the day means much more than that. Impressing that upon children can be fun and educational. Memorial Day is also known as Decoration Day and honors those who lost their lives serving in the United […]

Family Vacations on Prince Edward Island

Canada’s smallest province, Prince Edward Island, is just the right size for touring on an easy-paced family vacation. If exploring is your style, you can stay in the center of the island and reach every corner of it in daytrips. Or you can just stay put near one of the long beautiful beaches on the […]

Get Kids Hooked on Travel With Ride-On Luggage

Preparing our children for a lifetime of travel starts when they’re young. But anyone who has ever traveled with little ones knows it isn’t all fun and games — there is a lot of stress and planning that goes into making family travel successful, not to mention the angst children can go through when dealing […]

Charleston, South Carolina, for the Family

Located midway up the United States’ East Coast, Charleston, South Carolina, represents an out of the way, but convenient destination to experience some Southern hospitality and climate without going too far from home, at least for North Easterners. Charleston combines delicious food, striking history and breathtaking scenery to culminate in a truly excellent family destination. […]

Hilton Head Health

Moms with daughters, granddaughters, sisters and cousins often travel together to spa resorts; at Hilton Head Health, I also lunched with a dad and daughter, both return guests. H3 is an all-inclusive getaway with fitness facilities and resort amenities, including a pool on campus and beach, golf and tennis facilities, a naturalist and watersport activities […]

Why Heidelberg, Germany, Should be on Your Radar

For anyone visiting family in far-off destinations, sending the kids off to study-abroad programs or checking into a castle hotel for an early summer vacation, the rural and historic town of Heidelberg, Germany, may fit the bill. For starters, Heidelberg is one of those scenic towns along a river, specifically the Neckar River, with equal […]