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Family Fun in the Algarve

The Algarve, Portugal’s sunny, beach-rimmed southern coast, is a great place to introduce kids to Europe. There’s local culture, an old-world feel to the villages and a distinctly European atmosphere, but nearly everyone speaks English. This is because the Algarve has been a favorite spot for British tourists for more than a century.  Along with […]

Affordable Day in Honolulu

Hawai’i seems to have a reputation for two things: It’s incredibly beautiful and expensive. While it’s still on the top of most avid traveler’s lists, and for good reason, there are a few ways to enjoy an affordable day in paradise with the family. A few savvy tips and tricks to avoid falling for the […]

A New Kind of Water Park

When most of us hear the words “water park,” the image of kids jumping in wave pools and gliding down gigantic slides in tubes comes to mind, but you won’t find that at Waterbom in Bali. As Bali is the Indonesian hot spot for wanderlust travelers and all things Zen, the newly renovated waterpark plays […]

Things to Bring When Camping with Kids

Camping is not for every family, but the families who do camp as a communal hobby can make memories for years around the campfire. While camping forces the family together, it can also be tough to deal if the family forgets some integral piece of equipment or entertainment at home. When journeying out for a […]

Preparing Children for First-Time Air Travel

A lot of information is out there on how to fly with babies and toddlers — keeping them amused during flights, bringing snacks, how to deal with mid-flight tantrums, etc. But few places even mention how you can — and should — prepare your older child ahead of time for flying and for the airport […]

Entertain the Older Kids in Salt Lake City

Sometimes the key to making older kids happy on a family vacation is just to keep them busy with plenty of high-octane outdoor activities. With that in mind, Greater Salt Lake offers a robust lineup of fall activities, from biking and hiking to even an Oktoberfest for adults. Here are a few favorites, just right […]