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The Spirit and Traditions of Dia de Los Muertos Excite, Entertain and Educate

For a more worldly and curious generation of kids and teens, Halloween has never been the only game in town. Dia de Los Muertos, which immediately follows on Nov. 1 and 2, keeps the party going with a variety of family-driven customs from Mexico and other countries. There is perhaps no holiday more family driven […]

Consider a Family Cruise to Puerto Vallarta

Americans’ love affair with Puerto Vallarta shows no signs of slowing down and, next year, families have more options than ever to bring the kids to this popular destination. Carnival Cruise Line’s Carnival Miracle will make its first call to Puerto Vallarta in seven years in December 2019 with a seven-day cruise from San Diego […]

Affordable Family Time in Sayulita

If Hansel and Gretel had a beachfront house, it would be the Amor Boutique Hotel in the coastal pueblo of Sayulita, Mexico. We visited Mexico many times on family vacations and had never found anything resembling any fairytales, but, during our last trip to Sayulita, we happily stepped into the pages of Once Upon A […]

High Seas Family Fun on a Mexican Riviera Cruise with Carnival

The allure of the Mexican Riviera, commonly known as Riviera Maya, attracts millions of visitors each year who are eager to explore its beautiful beaches, exciting culture and picturesque sceneries. Add a Carnival Cruise to the mix and you have a winning combination of fun and adventure for a perfect family vacation. Sure, you could […]

Tired of Apple Picking? Check Out the Best Fall Festivals for Your Family

Everyone loves a good trip to the apple orchard, but there’s more to do in fall than come home with a bushel of apples. You can add some excitement to your upcoming vacation by coordinating it with a fall festival. Pumpkin patches, fall brews and, of course, fall foliage should all have a space on […]