Happy Holidays! Merry Christmas! Feliz Navidad! Happy Hanukkah! Happy Kwanzaa! No matter which saying you prefer, there’s no denying the special, happy, and joyous feelings this time of year brings to millions the world over. The joy and merriment of the season are apparent all around us, from wintery festivals of holiday goodness, to gardens all decked out in cheerful displays of red, green, gold and silver.
After the leaves have fallen and crisp winter weather has taken hold, a transformation happens here at Longwood Gardens. Gardens both inside and out are reborn yet again, and visitors arrive by the thousands to experience the juxtaposition of a wintery landscape filled with a colorful festival of holiday happiness and cheer. Come with us for a delightful evening stroll through Longwood Gardens. Revel in the spirit of a most
Contemplating a trip to Las Vegas, Nevada? Not sure if you should bring the kids? Maybe you should! With a little planning, the Las Vegas area has all the makings of a fab family vacation. From high flying adventures and incredible shows on the Las Vegas Strip, to stunning outdoor vistas and amazing feats of engineering a short distance away, the Las Vegas area offers more
There is no “wrong choice” when planning which Hawaiian Island to explore. Each has its own distinction, its own sense of adventure and its own standard of relaxation. Over the years, we’ve been to Hawaii three times, experiencing four different islands along the way. We’ve traveled sans kids, with toddlers, and with tweens. And now, we are contemplating our fourth Hawaiian Islands vacation, this time with teenagers.
Did you know that practically anywhere you stand in the United Sates, you are less than 100 miles from a designated national park, monument, shoreline, trail or historic site? You are just that close to perhaps your next awesome vacation! That’s because national parks have all the makings to be wonderful family vacations, outdoor adventurers’ playgrounds, history buffs’ adventure lands, and budget-minded travelers’ destinations. U.S. National Parks
SERIES – PHOTOS OF A FAMILY ROAD TRIP ADVENTURE Moab, Utah is world renown as a gateway to adventure, an outdoor lover’s playground. There’s a reason for that! From phenomenal hiking trails and challenging bike paths through drop-dead gorgeous terrain, to exhilarating river raft rides, adventure and action await around every corner here. No wonder outdoor enthusiasts from across the world flock to Moab! But there’s
SERIES – PHOTOS OF A FAMILY ROAD TRIP ADVENTURE Oh what a fabulous adventure this family vacation has been! From ancient explorations to challenging back country hikes, ziplining and river rafting too, there was not a dull moment to be found during our time on the road. Sadly though, as all good things come to an end, so does our family road trip. But not
Arches National Park is synonymous with drop-dead gorgeous scenery. With its stunning redrock formations and dramatic natural sandstone arches with names like Delicate Arch, Balanced Rock, Park Avenue, and Fiery Furnace, it’s no wonder millions of visitors flock to Arches National Park every year! Perhaps the best way to experience Arches is to park the car and get out, to explore on foot all those amazing natural
Arches National Park attracts millions of visitors every year, and no wonder! With over 2,000 natural sandstone arches, incredibly scenic vistas like Park Avenue and Balanced Rock, and challenging hiking trails with the dubious names of Devil’s Garden and Fiery Furnace, Arches offers fabulous views and outdoor adventures sure to please practically everyone. Perhaps the best way to experience this amazing national park is to park the car
SERIES – PHOTOS OF A FAMILY ROAD TRIP ADVENTURE This family road trip is moving on to Moab, Utah! But not before one last Native American experience in Colorado. Today’s drive passes through the ancient archeological corridor of Canyons of the Ancients and Hovenweep National Monuments, providing an incredible opportunity to learn more about those who once lived in this remote and rugged land. Canyons of the