Family Road Trips with Teenagers

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Traveling with kids of any age takes work. What works on one trip might not work on the next, especially if you’re traveling with a teenager and especially if that travel involves numerous hours of family togetherness in the car.  Fine-tuning the ins and outs of traveling with teens, sometimes referred to as Generation Z…

A Superb Family-Friendly Villa in the Greek Islands

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Imagine cloudless blue skies, quaint century-old villages, hillsides dotted with blue-trimmed, whitewashed houses and gnarled olive trees. Imagine friendly people, gentle breezes and safe swimming beaches each with it’s own family-run taverna. This is the Cyclades. This is Paros. The Cyclades islands lie in the Aegean southeast of mainland Greece. Including such well-known locations as…

Enjoy Sweet Tuscan Village Life at La Bandita Townhouse

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La Bandita Townhouse is a very special boutique hotel for families who want to experience village life in Tuscany. This former convent from the Renaissance era has been lovingly restored with a wonderful combination of classic Tuscan architecture and modernity. John and Ondine, the owners, have kids and love to travel — it’s clear that they understand what…

Amenities and Activities for All Ages at Grand Residences Riviera Cancun

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If you’re looking for a family-friendly resort in Mexico that offers authenticity, amenities, and activities for all ages, look no further than Grand Residences Riviera Cancun. On a recent visit, I had the opportunity to explore the resort’s family-friendly offerings. Rooms are spacious and the resort offers a full slate of activities for families. Grand Residences Riviera…