Wyoming is an excellent destination for family travelers, especially during winter. The state boasts award-winning ski resorts and winter activities. With fewer crowds and new direct flights, Wyoming is the perfect winter wonderland getaway.
There are plenty of outdoor experiences for active travelers. Wyoming combines two popular sports, skiing and horseback riding, into a unique activity: skijoring. Travelers can view competitive skijoring at Sheridan WYO Winter Rodeo, Sundance Winter Festival, Saratoga Skijoring Races and Pinedale Winter Carnival.
If you want to hit the slopes — or are more interested in après ski — Wyoming is home to several ski resorts. Jackson Hole Mountain Resort will debut a faster, more powerful chairlift ahead of its 2022/2023 winter season, cutting ride times almost in half. Grand Targhee Resort opens new terrain construction for the first time in more than 20 years. Snow King Mountain recently unveiled a new gondola and zipline. The resort plans further enhancements, including a new summit restaurant, observatory and planetarium. Its new spa plans to open in December.
American Airlines launched new seasonal service from Miami (MIA) to Jackson Hole (JAC) this winter, Dec. 15–April 3. Service will operate daily Dec. 15–Jan. 9, weekly Jan. 10–Feb. 15, and daily Feb. 16–April 3.
All aboard! A holiday afternoon tea on a vintage train winding its way through lush wine country? If that sounds a lovely to you as it does to us, the Napa Valley Wine Train is on track to offer you a great seasonal experience perfect for sharing with family or loved ones. Tea is served in a holiday-decked vintage Pullman rail car with historic features like Honduran mahogany paneling, etched glass partitions, sumptuous armchairs and gleaming brass accents.
United Airlines is in the midst of a major initiative to modernize its fleet over the next several years. After first announcing the plan in 2021, planes fitted with United’s signature interior are finally beginning to appear across the airline’s narrowbody fleet of Boeing and Airbus planes. United flyers are sure to notice these enhancements from the moment they step on board: Each new or updated plane sports remodeled seats, seatback entertainment screens for everyone, Bluetooth connectivity and more, all adding up to a better experience on every journey.
One of the appeals of multi-generational travel, as opposed to family gatherings at home, is no one is the host and everyone is a guest. When you’re all traveling together, nobody gets left to wash the dishes after everyone else leaves. But the best multi-gen trips are those well planned. Here are a few tips to make your family’s trip the best ever:
Friendly Like Me, available for Apple and Android devices, is a first-of-its-kind app designed with the more than 33 percent of Americans who may need special accessibility accommodations while on family travel in mind.
Filled with hidden treasures waiting to be discovered, Seoul invites travelers to unearth its many gems, and Seoul Tourism Organization is here to help travelers do just that. Through thoughtfully created initiatives like the Theme Tourism County Competition, Seoul Tourism Organization works closely with local districts to identify and showcase what makes each district unique and charming in all seasons.
Buenos Aires, Argentina, has its attractions for families, but traveling there to experience the city’s tango culture is a getaway better suited to couples. As they say, it takes two to tango.