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Rome in a Day

Do you and your partner have a single day to explore the Eternal City while on a long layover or at the beginning or end of a cruise? You can do it — and get a great sense of this history-soaked city — if you plan ahead. First, save long tours at Vatican City and […]

6 Best Cities Around the World for a Family Picnic

As the weather warms up, get outside with a blanket, basket of goodies and the entire family. Here are the six best cities for your next family picnic. New York City New York City offers many a green oasis beyond the concrete jungle. We’re not just talking Central Park, either (though Central Park is well […]

Where to Celebrate Easter as a Family

Want to get away last-minute to celebrate Easter as a family? Look no further than these five options. The Wauwinet, Nantucket Just wrapping up renovations this month and reopening for guests April 18, the beautiful Wauwinet in Nantucket will win over your family with its new guestroom decor and bathrooms. Beyond the upgrades, though, you’ll […]

Disney Cruise Line Puts Greece Back on the Menu

One of the best ways to see the Greek Islands is by ship and, next summer, families can get in on the fun on a Disney Cruise Line adventure, as the line celebrates its return to the destination. In the summer of 2020, Disney Magic will return to Greece for the first time in five […]

High Tech Brings Ancient Rome to Life for Kids

Even for kids fascinated by the ancient Romans, trudging through ruins gets old fast, and leaves parents struggling to help kids picture what was originally there. Some guides bring a bit of perspective and programs such as gladiator lessons at the Colosseum provide some interaction, but modern technology has given curators a whole new way […]

Christmas Season in Italy is Perfect for Couples

Join Italians as they get ready for the holidays, shopping at Christmas markets, savoring seasonal foods and visiting Nativity scenes in Rome, Florence, Assisi and Naples. In between the pre-holiday activities, pause often to savor the moment in a café and relax over a cozy dinner for two in a traditional trattoria. Colorful street markets […]