Camping is like no other vacation for kids, and with a little encouragement from you, they will soon unplug and even enjoy being tech-free for a few days. The trick is to engage them by having activities ready to suggest, activities that aren’t things they can do everyday at home. Here are some of our kids’ favorites.
Ready to watch dolphins frolic and fireflies dance? In South Carolina, family adventures can include these activities and much, much more. The waters that make up the mouth of the Kiawah River as it joins the Atlantic Ocean are a great place to observe dolphin pods herd fish onto the riverbanks. The dolphins, who live year-round in the river, work as teams to form a line blocking the river mouth in order to create their own buffet. The phenomenon is known as “strand feeding,” and to date has only been recorded in a handful of places around the globe. Kayak and bo
Summer travels and family excursions are always a great excuse to get together and enjoy the fleeting free time and long, sunny days. Whether the kids are out of school and looking for something to do or you have some vacation days on your hands you want to put to good use, there are a myriad number of ways to entertain this summer.
While urban wine country might sound like an oxymoron, it’s actually a reality at the stunning City Vineyard in New York City’s Tribeca neighborhood. The water-side venue is the perfect host for your next event — whatever that may be, from 20 to 200 guests and from cocktail party to plated dinner.
New Hampshire’s White Mountains are filled with activities for families. They offer a mix of fun parks, mountain rides and other tourist attractions as well as an abundance of outdoor options. Much of the land is protected by national forests and state parks, which offer families another option that combines lodging with outdoor fun.