For a wildlife experience family travelers will never forget, head through Swedish Lapland and Northern Norway in search of rare Arctic fox, moose, European brown bears, Eurasian beavers and Scandinavia’s three types of reindeer.
Accommodations catch the spirit of the adventure, with one night at Treehotel, one in a luxury log cabin and another in a secluded “bear cabin.” Here, you can spend the night watching European brown bears in a comfortable hide with individual viewing windows so each family member can take perfect photos.
At the luxury Arctic Retreat, spend the evening relaxing in the outdoor hot tub overlooking the lake or paddle a canoe to enjoy the Midnight Sun.
On a quad bike tour through Arctic forests, spot moose or Arctic fox. You can also hike to a beaver den to watch these busy creatures. Take a ride in a husky cart, the summer version of a dogsled, and meet the dogs and husky puppies.
After lunch with a local Sami family, learn about their lifestyle and meet the reindeer herd. In Norway, after a drive along the beautiful fjords, visit Narvik’s Polar Park, where a private wildlife guide takes travelers on a photo safari for perfect shots of lynx, deer, bear and wolves.
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.
It’s time to start dreaming of your next family trip. Here’s some destination inspiration for you. Take a visual journey through these pies from around the world, and maybe you’ll be inspired to take that next trip for a delicious slice.
Trying to plan a multigen trip? You may anticipate trouble finding a travel destination, activities and more to appeal to every member of your crew. However, a new report from Hilton found there are certain experiences all travelers want right now, regardless of generation.
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.
With the holiday season upon us, resorts all over the world pull out all the stops to bring the joy of the holidays to family travelers of all ages. Here are five more resorts to check out this holiday season: