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Cruising The Baltic With Kids Aboard HAL Eurodam

Cruise-lovers know all about summer voyages to Alaska and the Caribbean, and now more than ever cruise companies are offering an alternative family cruise vacation to the Baltics and Northern Europe, including Holland America’s grand Eurodam.    Your 10-day sea adventure is chockfull of sights-to-see for school-age children and older, plus an...

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Families Say Y.E.S. to Trump Soho New York Hotel’s Free Kids and Teens Events

Trump Soho New York is pleased to announce that it has started its y.e.s. program, Young Entrepreneurs Soho, an extension of Trump Kids that is open free of charge to local residents. The program offers children 3 to 17 years special access to events and amenities that are fun and educational. Events include film screenings at the...

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Maui’s Kapalua: Hawaiian Playground

Kapalua starts with a glorious, green mountain range; pristine, white-sand coastline and a working pineapple plantation that surround a 1,650-acre resort community. Shade is provided by Cook Island pine trees 200-feet-tall, perhaps the most striking feature on Maui's stunning Northwest shore. I chose the perfect travel companion to check out the Islands of Hawaii "grand-travel"...

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Reunion Celebration At Renaissance Esmeralda Indian Wells Resort

The Renaissance Esmeralda Indian Wells Resort & Spa was the perfect desert playground for our "Five Generation Family Reunion" celebration. The prestigious desert enclave of Indian Wells, California nestles along the foothills of the spectacular Santa Rosa Mountains to the south, and the San Jacinto Mountains to the west. The smallest of...

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The Royal Caribbean Barbie Doll Cruise Aboard Allure Of The Seas

Like many of you, the last time my husband and I took a proper vacation was our honeymoon, long before our daughter was born.  Whenever I daydreamed about taking a vacation it definitely involved cocktails, sun and someone else making my bed.  I will admit that it did not involve any of my daughter’s animated movie characters. Last month my family was invited aboard

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Just For Kids At Atlantis, Bahamas

If you’re looking for a place to stay in Nassau, look no farther than the Atlantis Resort on Paradise Island, just across a footbridge. While there’s no excuse for not getting out and enjoying some of the Bahamas' local sights, Atlantis has so many activities for the entire family that there’s bound to be something to keep...

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Beaches Ocho Rios Resort, All-Inclusive Fun In Jamaica

I recently visited Beaches Ocho Rios Resort & Golf Club with my teenage son, Alec.  Beaches is the family-friendly division of Sandals, a group of Caribbean resorts for guests 18 and older. They pioneered Jamaica’s all-inclusive concept and have come to perfect...

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Sweetest Stays and Early Park Access with Hershey Hotels

With summer just around the corner, look no further than Hersheypark and the Hershey Resorts for some of the sweetest family vacation deals. By day families can enjoy the upcoming Shoreline Sprayground along with two new waterslides at The Boardwalk...

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Arizona Hotels And Resorts

Arizona's renowned sunshine ensures that nearly everyday is perfect for sightseeing, hiking, horseback riding, swimming, and almost any outside adventure. Prized as a mid-winter getaway by snowbirds, retirees and golfers, Arizona nonetheless has a remarkable collection of family-friendly hotels and large resorts. Remember that since their high season is the nation's winter season, room rates...

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Stewart Clan Proves Sandals Resorts International Is All About Family

Anyone who's a fan of Sandals and Beaches all-inclusive resorts in the Caribbean has news to get excited about.  At a recent New York City press luncheon, the resort brand's chief Gordon "Butch" Stewart, his son Adam, now 32 (pictured above), plus key team members shared some of the group's expansion news. Much of it aims to improve the family beach vacation...

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