San Diego. There is no city in the U.S. that can compare. It’s full of culture, history, old California charm, and has a stunning, picturesque ocean front. If you’re planning to visit, plan on experiencing the whole city, and take in the gorgeous views and comfortable accommodations at the Kona Kai Resort & Marina on Shelter Island Village, San Diego.
If you and your family love the great outdoors you may have thought of camping as a fun family vacation- but what if the idea of sleeping in a tent doesn’t really sounds all that wonderful? A good compromise would be to stay in a cabin! All over the country there are cabin rental companies that have cabins to fit any size family. Staying in a cabin allows a family to be immersed in nature and unplug some, but with some of the comforts of home (think: hot showers and a toilet!). This “happy medium” of sorts can be just what you need for the perfect family vacation- if you do a little preparation first.
If you’re looking to step out of your usual “chocolates and flowers” box this Valentine’s Day, consider planning an amazing getaway at one of these fabulous East Coast locations! With these beautiful backdrops, love is in the air. Don’t wait too long because they’re sure to book up fast.
With Valentine’s Day fast approaching, don’t settle on just chocolates and flowers for your sweetheart this year- plan a romantic getaway with one of these fantastic deals!
Nestled in the heart of beautiful Scottsdale, Arizona and set against the backdrop of the McDowell mountains, lies the ultimate in family friendly fun, relaxation, and hospitality: the Fairmont Scottsdale Princess. This gorgeous AAA Five-Diamond resort is truly an oasis in the desert. Having just completed a $60-million renovation, this hotel features nearly 650 spacious guest rooms and boasts activities that will keep your youngest kids and Mom and Dad busy and entertained while being surrounded with some of of the most beautiful grounds you have ever seen. With five heated pools, two water slides, an incredible spa, tennis and basketball courts, four award-winning restaurants and two full 18-hole golf courses; the Fairmont Princess has something for everyone!
If you are looking for a fantastic holiday destination, you can bask in the sun and still enjoy the magic of winter at Gaylord Palms Resort & Convention Center in Kissimmee, FL. This is an enchanting luxury hotel that is only minutes away from Epcot®, Disney® and Disney’s Hollywood Studios®.
Christmas is just around the corner. But, before you settle in for the rest of the year, be sure to check out these amazing holiday travel specials. These deals won’t last forever, so act fast!
Traveling with a toddler can be difficult. Traveling on an airplane with a toddler can seem like an impossibility! Don’t freak out yet though, we have done our research and have all the information you need to have a safe and happy flight with your little one.
If you’re thinking about taking a family vacation then look no further than Club Med’s all-inclusive resort in Cancún, Mexico. Leave the small hassles of normal vacations behind and let Club Med staff take care of you while you enjoy time with loved ones. Club Med’s Cancún Yucatán location is ideal for families looking to get away to a tropical paradise. With an intimate atmosphere, brand new family suites, programs for kids as young as 2 (babies are welcome too!), beautiful vistas, and a large menu of activities, you and your family can create the perfect day every day of your vacation.
Are you tired of the usual luxury chain hotels? Are you searching for an uncommon destination for your next vacation–one that holds its own character and allows for you to unfold something new throughout your journey? An independent luxury hotel from the Autograph Collection is the answer. Once in a lifetime you must visit Miami and bask in the sun at Turnberry Isle Miami.
Are you looking for a family-friendly place to get away for a few days to recharge and learn to love where you live? A staycation at La Cantera Resort may be just what your family needs to let loose and relax while enjoying the scenic Texas Hill Country.
September is National Child Passenger Safety month and while ensuring that your child’s car seat is properly installed, this is only on part of the equation when it comes to ensuring the safety of your family. Today we’d like to address driving while distracted, something most of us are guilty of at one point or another. We also offer some tips on staying focused while driving so that you keep not only your children safe but yourself as well.
Summer is coming to a close and kids are heading back to school. But vacation season doesn’t have to end! Below we profile four family-friendly water resorts across the country great for one last summer-fun experience before getting into full-on school mode. These resorts are also a perfect destination any time of the year. Below we profile two scenic resorts in Florida and an Arizonan resort perfect for big families which all boast great weather year-round, as well as an indoor water resort located in New Jersey!
Unfortunately, some of us have to pack our suitcases up often for our jobs– and as much as we don’t like leaving our families, knowing that a week here, or a month there is just what we signed up to do. Obligation overtakes heartache, and we grab our sick-packs, neck rolls and toothbrushes to board our airline of choice to rack up our frequent flier miles, and off we go across the globe.
Up until the last ten years, if you traveled for work, you were a slave to the hotel room’s phones, lobby pay phones, post cards, and snail mail to stay in touch. And even if you were able to get in touch with a loved one… time was limited because there was actually a time where we paid long distances fees to talk from state to state. Any veteran military spouse can tell you technology has come a very long way from what it used to be.
The truth is technology is so unbelievable today that a lonesome traveler doesn’t have to suffer the hotel-room-blues anymore. Speaking from our own experiences, here are some tips to staying close to your family while you’re gone.