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Egyptian Kings and Queens on a Budget

Exploring the city of Luxor is as close to quintessential Egypt as it gets. Sitting along the east bank of the Nile River, the city of Luxor offers all the desert sands, ancient sites and royal tombs you can handle — surrounded by a mix of opulent architecture and authentic eateries. Vacationing to such a […]

Quirky Museums Make Headlines

Sometimes museums toe the line between outrageous, cultural phenomena and whatever will make Insta-worthy posts. Whether you decide to put these on your must-do list or are just stopping by, these museums are sure to be a highlight. Sure, Iceland has its Vikings and its puffins … but it also has the Icelandic Phallological Museum, […]

Show the Kids Museums Around the World with This New Tech

You don’t need to go globetrotting to see many of the world’s best museums. While there are a few that might make your travel bucket list, for the rest, there’s new technology like AR and VR that allows you to take tours of the coolest museums, all from your couch. Show the kids the world’s […]

Visiting Normandy’s D-Day Landing Beaches with Teens

Reading in history class about the allied invasion of Normandy on June 6, 1944, doesn’t begin to tell the story that unfolds as your teens see the places where all this happened. Standing far above the sea on bluffs that were scaled to reach Nazi strongholds brings the monumental operation to life. The main sites […]

An Affordable Day in Turin, Italy

In northern Italy, just below the Alps, visitors find sweeping mountain views and rich landscape — all surrounding historic cities with towering architecture of its own, like Turin. Deep in the heart of wine country and the capital city of Piedmont, Turin is at the cultural center of northern Italy’s refined palate for all things […]

Toddler Time in London

London is an ideal destination for all ages, which makes it an especially fun getaway for families. Please even the most difficult guests, like your little ones and toddlers, with this list of family-friendly and kid-approved London locales. First and foremost, there are museums galore all over London with your toddlers and young ones specifically […]