You could argue any season is a good one to escape to the beaches and islands of Thailand — and you’d be right. But the region is just entering monsoon season, which lasts from mid-May through October, meaning days could be picture perfect, a complete wash-out or anything in-between. (Generally it just equates to frequent showers that can pass through as quickly as they came.) But if you want to be all but guaranteed great weather, schedule your trip between November and February. Admittedly it’s the busiest season, but the temperature is warm but not oppressive, the seas are calm and the beaches stay dry.
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When the kids clamor for Orlando, but Mom and Dad prefer a more luxe vacation experience, what’s a family to do? One option is a stay at AAA Four Diamond Rosen Shingle Creek, which was just named a top 10 U.S. hotel in Preferred Hotels & Resorts' first-ever I Prefer Members' Choice Awards — the only property in Central Florida to receive the honor. What’s so special about Rosen Shingle Creek?
The wild beauty and natural wonders of South Africa make it a prime target for leisure travelers and families looking for adventure. Find a hotel that can not only accommodate, but elevate, your stay by showcasing the best of the area and catering to your family’s needs.
At some point in their youngster’s life, many parents determine, “It’s time to introduce this child to New York!” Subsequently, a trip is planned around a performance (in the theater district, at Lincoln Center or a museum), a game or concert (at Madison Square Garden or Radio City Music Hall), a parade, or a shopping spree (American Girl Store, Build-A-Bear, Disney Store, Sephora or the NFL Experience).