Dubbed the manatee capital of the world, Crystal River, just an hour’s drive north of Tampa, is one of the only places in the world where you can swim and snorkel alongside wild manatees.There I was, floating in the cold waters of Kings Bay, locking eyes with the 1,300 pound creature. It sounds a bit woo woo, but I swear there was a [...]
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As a parent of two little ones, I often wish there was a way to press the “slow-mo” button on the movie that is their childhood. As the saying goes “the days are long…but the years are short.” Where does the time go? You blink and suddenly they're all grown up. Since the manipulation of [...]
Thinking of taking your kids on a cruise? I recently went on a week-long Caribbean cruise with Royal Caribbean and made this video featuring my family and I on vacation at sea. Here are my tips and tricks to successfully cruising with toddlers...
Just a two-hour flight from New York City, the pink-hued beaches of Bermuda are the perfect backdrop for toddler-travel. From swimming with dolphins, to exploring underground caves, sliding down lighthouses and eating the best local ice cream, there are a ton of kid-focused activities on the island. I recently took my own two kiddos there [...]
Canada has a lot to offer the American family on the hunt for a memorable getaway. Here are a few Canadian experiences to consider for your next family vacation.
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There's no candy-coating it. Traveling with young children can be a hectic experience, leaving you with the feeling that you need a vacation from your vacation. Cruising, however, eliminates a lot of the hassles associated with family travel. It's easier to see more destinations in a short amount of time, without the pain of packing [...]
If you’re looking for an alternative to the Colorado ski scene this winter, a fantastic family-friendly option is YMCA of the Rockies in Estes Park. Located on 800 acres bordering Rocky Mountain National Park, this year-round retreat is perfect for outdoor enthusiasts of all ages. It’s also a great choice for budget travelers, since there [...]
The wrath of the winter weather is quickly approaching and, with the onset of snow and sleet, mittens and misery, you may be thinking of planning an escape in the upcoming months. But where to go? If you’re traveling with the kids, here are some of the hottest family friendly destinations this winter and holiday [...]
If you’re looking for some family-friendly activities with your kids in Tennessee, look no further than the quaint town of Franklin. Located just 17 miles south of Nashville, Franklin is a small town city that oozes classic Americana and Southern charm. Rich with civil war history and country music legends, Franklin also boasts many activities [...]