Great Rollercoasters for Kids

Rollercoasters are usually designed for a single purpose: to thrill and excite riders. Of course, there are rollercoasters purposefully slow and relaxing, but thrill seekers know to search out the high profiles for a truly exhilarating time. Rollercoasters can be tricky to recommend. Some young kids can’t get enough, while even the slightest drop could […]

5 Kid-Friendly Activities Near Cairo

Taking the family to Egypt? The metropolitan capital city of Cairo is a great place to start. Take in the ancient sites, interesting landscape, culture and unique tours and itineraries with the kids along with this family-friendly list — all ages welcome. Camel Rides One activity the kids will love and is kind of obligatory […]

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 […]

Mardi Gras at Sea

For anyone who thought cruising was a stale industry with no more tricks up its sleeve, you haven’t been paying attention. With new, eco-friendly ships rolling out, larger vessels built each year and more impressive itineraries added, Carnival Cruise Line’s new vessel Mardi Gras, debuting in 2020, is just another thing to watch for. Families […]

Blacklane: A Convenient Travel Option for Families

by Kimberly Krol On a recent trip to Valencia, Spain, I booked Blacklane, transfers to and from my home to Philadelphia International Airport, and to and from my hotels in Valencia to Valencia Airport. Founded in 2011, the Berlin-based company developed when Jens Wohltorf and Frank Steuer saw a need for a single global professional […]

Family-Friendly Podcasts

Driving the kids back to school, visiting family or enjoying an end-of-summer family road trip may leave you and the crew starving for entertainment. Between navigating, intermittent stops, naps and everything else that can arise on a long family drive, do yourself a favor and opt for a family-friendly podcast to occupy the time. The […]