Christmas Holiday

From the hip resort of Puerto Vallarta to the jungles of the Sierra Madres, this Mexican state offers something to everyone in the family and at bargain prices. Riviera Nayarit is the lush coastal region of Mexico's Nayarit state, extending from the gated resort comunity of Nuevo Vallarta (...

Brian Head, Utah is a family-oriented mountain resort which offers first-class alpine skiing, a terrific kids programs and nursery, and a host of winter and summer activities for all ages.  With a lodge at 9,600 feet, it is the state's highest base village averaging an annual 400" of Utah's...

The Hilton Anatole Hotel is a big Dallas convention center hotel whose many facilities, fun events schedule and bargain, off-peak pricing make it a great value for families.  To put numbers to "big" we can say there are 1,606 hotel rooms and suites; 346,000 square-feet of meeting space including...

Summer is approaching, and parents with Vermont on their vacation radar will find an entire menu of kid- and adult-friendly activities at Stoweflake Mountain Resort & Spa, which is celebrating its 50th anniversary this year. Not just for leaf-peepers and skiers only -– in fact, the town of...

In 2006, FTF's 9th annual Top 10 survey of award-winners honored Evian Royal Resort, Evian-les-Bains, France as a Top Luxury Spa. Whether a high-end vacation is a matter of course for you and your family or a treat reserved for a special occasion, this year's awards focus on the latest travel...

Come aboard this historic railway for a comfortable trip through time between the Old West town of Williams, Arizona and the rim of the majestic Grand Canyon. Until I met my husband, I had never heard of anyone riding a train.  I don’t mean riding a train to get somewhere, but riding it for the...

Most any novel or movie about corporate bad guys somehow always has shady types furtively wiring funds off shore to the Cayman Islands. Truth is, the three islands that make up the Cayman archipelago are so much more than temples of high finance, regardless of John Grisham's novels. Little Cayman...

Our family was thrilled at the quality of the ski experience we found at Sunday River in Maine. A favorite of New England skiers and an easy reach from Portland (1.5 hours) Boston (3.5 hours), Sunday River is, arguably, one of the best ski mountains in the Northeast .  Good Snow, Good Grooming,...

Mountainside hostels and many private inns invite families to enjoy snow sports in cheap, comfortable, spotless and private facilities at new style ski hostels. Hostelling has come a long way from your youthful backpacking days; in fact, many refer to young travelers sporting rolling suitcases,...

With a snow-packed season ahead, it’s time to warm up to snowsports family vacations. You can introduce the kids to the great outdoors at North America’s finest ski and snowboard resorts, where even weekend getaways are filled with fun and learning.  And we mean for every ability and fitness level...

Subscribe to Christmas Holiday