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Safe Travel At Home And Abroad

Even though you may have the most responsible and trustworthy kid in the class, her BFF may be the type that finds trouble wherever she goes. It's not hard for your young travelers to have a fun but safe vacation. To get started, just post this on their Facebook page. Safety Begins at Home & Before Take-Off If...

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Catskills Family Resorts For Summer Fun

Family camp style resorts provide endless summer fun at inexpensive rates, luring families back to New York's Catskills Mountains.The Catskill region of New York State, located 90 miles north of New York City, is an area rich with natural beauty, including more than 700,000 acres of preserved land. In the summer, family-camp style “resorts” in the foothills provide endless family fun...

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A Weekend At The Jersey Shore

Forget what you may have seen on the popular MTV series, "Jersey Shore." There are two wonderful family beaches on the real Jersey Shore in New Jersey where my family spent many a summer vacation. Whether you like the quiet of Island Beach State Park, the lively boardwalk scene at Seaside Heights, or would enjoy a combination of the two, the Jersey shoreline along...

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Top Family Camps in the East

Family sleepaway camp vacations offer fun, adventure and family bonding at reasonable rates. So, think about going to camp together with your kids this year. Plan ahead, and check out these great family sleepaway camps. Parents who wish to relive their childhood camp days -- or who simply want to enjoy quality family time away from the distractions of modern technology -- are flocking to...

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Top Family Camps In The West

Family sleepaway camp vacations offer fun, adventure and family bonding at reasonable rates. So, think about going to camp together with your kids this year. Plan ahead, and check out these great family sleepaway camps. Parents who wish to relive their childhood camp days---or who simply want to enjoy quality family time away from the distractions of modern technology---are flocking to family...

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Asia’s Fall Festival Calendar

Planning an autumn family vacation in Asia is not only affordable, it's also the best time of year to travel the region as countries such as India, China and Japan come to life with autumn festivals celebrating religion, culture and the harvest. In many areas, the summer heat has abated, the rains have stopped, and airfares have fallen as days in the northern hemisphere begin to shorten. If you’re...

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The Breakers, Palm Beach, Florida

The Breakers is a very family-minded resort, highly regarded for maintaining a lush and luxurious atmosphere while providing children-friendly activities. The beautiful, Italian Renaissance-style hotel is situated on 140 acres on the island of Palm Beach, Florida. The landscaped complex has two 18-hole championship golf courses, a beautiful luxury spa, fitness center, Mediterranean-style...

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Spas For New And Expecting Mothers

Day spas and resorts are cuddling about-to-be moms, new moms, new babies and --sometimes -- new dads, with celebratory packages.A number of spas offer treatments made especially for expecting mothers, and some spa resorts have designed packages for new and expecting moms that consider the well-being of both mother and child. During pregnancy, baby-safe spa treatments can help circulation, improve...

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Oklahoma Attractions

Whether it's theater, cowboys, Route 66 lore or chocolate making that interest you and the family, you'll find here."Oklahoma, where the wind comes sweepin' down the plain..." Whether you're a resident of the heartland or Oklahoma is only a musical to you, you'll find plenty of fun and educational family activities amidst this fascinating state's wide open spaces. There's even more...

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St. Lucia’s Windjammer Landing

Known as a wonderful destination for families with infants, Windjammer expands its appeal to adult children as well.Set on the lush tropical island of St. Lucia, West Indies, Windjammer Landing’s (800/958-7376) breathtaking atmosphere and amiable staff create the ideal environment for multi-generational travel. The five-star resort...

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Family Touring In Mongolia, China

Far away from Starbucks, shopping malls, and luxury resorts lies a vast land untouched by time, where nomads travel by camel and live in felt tents.Samuel Taylor Coleridge’s poem “Kubla Khan” is titled after the great Mongolian leader Kublai Khan, who organized and ruled over China in the 13th century.  His grandfather, Genghis Khan, had conquered the territory...

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Top Family Camps In The South

Family sleepaway camp vacations offer fun, adventure and family bonding at reasonable rates. So, think about going to camp together with your kids this year. Plan ahead, and check out these great family sleepaway camps. Parents who wish to relive their childhood camp days---or who simply want to enjoy quality family time away from the distractions of modern technology---are flocking to family...

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Top Family Camps In The Midwest

Family sleepaway camp vacations offer fun, adventure and family bonding at reasonable rates. So, think about going to camp together with your kids this year. Plan ahead, and check out these great family sleepaway camps. Parents who wish to relive their childhood camp days---or who simply want to enjoy quality family time away from the distractions of modern technology---are flocking to family...

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Catskills Mountains Attractions

An easy escape from many NE metropolises, this cool mountainous countryside beckons families to explore the great outdoors.Less than two hours from New York City, the Catskill Mountains area is a popular, economical ski destination in winter and in summer it's a region that charms families who prefer a rural vacation to one of lazing on the beach. Note: The following warm-weather places of...

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The InterContinental Hotels’ Family Experience

At certain international properties, the upscale, business-oriented hotel chain has invested in noteworthy amenities for traveling families. The InterContinental Hotel Group has more than 3,500 hotels in almost 100 countries and territories worldwide. Their well known brands include InterContinental Hotels & Resorts, Crowne Plaza, Holiday Inn, Holiday Inn Express, Staybridge Suites,...

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New York’s Finger Lakes Region

The Finger Lakes Region offers quality family fun in a beautiful country setting; here's an exclusive guide to making the most of an upstate getaway. The Finger Lakes Region offers quality family fun in a beautiful country setting; here's an exclusive guide to making the most of an upstate getaway. Seneca Lake is the perfect setting for a peaceful and pleasant family vacation in...

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New York’s Finger Lakes Resorts And Rentals

One family's ideas of the wonderful places to stay and play in upstate New York.Seneca Lake, the biggest of the five major “Finger Lakes” in upstate New York, is the perfect setting for a peaceful and pleasant family vacation in summer or fall. Whether you prefer to drive up for the weekend or to rent a cottage for the week, there are plenty of land and water activities to...

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Cambodia’s Siem Reap Alive With Travelers

Journeys Within, a bed and breakfast and tour company located close to Cambodia's Angkor Wat, offers a first-time Asia experience suitable for families. Within sight of ruins nearly 1,000-years-old, the little Journeys Within B&B and Bungalows ( 877/454-3672) and tour company has been in business for over two years now in Cambodia....

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Outrigger Hotels And Resorts Say Aloha to Families

Find out what makes Outrigger a rapidly growing and truly Hawaiian family-friendly chain of hotels and resorts.Outrigger Hotels and Resorts is Hawaii's largest chain and one of the fastest-growing businesses in the Pacific, with 56 properties in 12 countries, including Australia, Micronesia, Fiji, Tahiti, and New Zealand.  Still a family-owned business...

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Floating Across The Sky At U.S. Hot Air Balloon Festivals

FTF takes families up...up...and away! into the world of hot air balloons for a new point of view, whether you choose to ascend or not.Think outside of the box and into the basket...of a balloon!  A different kind of vacation can be a refreshing change from the familiar beach, ski, and camp standbys.  Balloon festivals and adventures offer just enough zing to make...

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Travel Trends 2005: Kids Dig Hotels Designed With Their Needs In Mind

Family Travel Forum's FTFc consulting division reports on forward-thinking hotels with kid-pleasing rooms and amenities.Family Travel Forum's FTFc consulting division reports on forward-thinking hotels with kid-pleasing rooms and amenities. As the family travel market grows, savvy junior consumers are playing an ever larger part in marketing strategies. According to the Travel...

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