2014 Review: 10 Favorite Family Travel Articles from the CB! Blog

The Ciao Bambino blog is home to a huge variety of family travel articles about travel experiences with kids of all ages. Our team has children of all ages and interests. We consider it our mission to provide authentic, reliable and practical travel advice. Our articles aren’t always the most exciting to read, but they certainly come in very handy when it’s time to sit down and plan a family vacation!

10 Favorite Family Travel Articles from 2014


Paddleboarding in Alaska

Tips for Planning a Family Vacation to Alaska with Kids

Alaska is a dream adventure vacation for families who want to immerse themselves in one of the most beautiful states in the USA. Our tips help parents navigate when and how to plan an unforgettable trip to Alaska with kids.


Taking in a view of Yosemite’s Half Dome

A Grand California Family Road Trip

California is a phenomenal place for a family road trip. Our guide to putting together a killer itinerary is a huge hit for families with kids of all ages.


The Springs in Arenal is an all-age crowd pleaser

Best Places to Stay in Costa Rica with Kids

Costa Rica is one of our most popular destinations on Ciao Bambino. Where to stay is the foundation of any great family trip. This article highlights a few of our favorite home-base accommodations.


Our Aqua Expeditions boat in Peru’s Amazon River basin

Introducing Aqua Expeditions’ Amazon Adventure

One of our differentiators at Ciao Bambino is that we write about worldwide adventures with kids. The list of places that are not accessible for families is shrinking, and shrinking fast. My family went to the Amazon with Aqua Expeditions last year for our winter break. Memories and lessons from this trip will stick with each and every one of us for the rest of our lives. The value? Priceless.


Ritz-Carlton, Bachelor Gulch is an extraordinary mountain lodge in Beaver Creek, Colorado

Parkitecture Perfection at the Ritz-Carlton, Bachelor Gulch

I was so blown away by Ritz-Carlton’s Beaver Creek Resort at Bachelor Gulch that I’m adding it to our favorites list. Luxury-loving mountain enthusiasts need to put this glorious hotel on their bucket list!


Caribbean beach bliss

Essential Tips for a Caribbean Vacation with Kids

Nothing takes the sting out of winter faster than a beach vacation at a fantastic resort. The Caribbean does the trick … but planning a great trip to these islands can be complicated. Our resident expert, Lisa Frederick, offers sage, timeless advice to help parents plan an incredible winter or spring break holiday.


Family biking in the Mosel Valley with Austin Adventures

Mosel Valley Bike Tour Highlights with Austin Adventures

A guided biking tour with kids is a terrific option for active families who want to try something different. We discovered that the Mosel Valley is a fantastic destination for biking with kids and that Austin Adventures offers an incredible setup for families.


Kids’ cooking class in Tuscany

Europe Family Vacation Planning: Is an Adventures by Disney Tour Right for You?

I founded Ciao Bambino a decade ago to help facilitate independent family travel. Meanwhile, I discovered that there is a time and place for group travel and that Adventures by Disney offers incredible worldwide experiences for families.


Our best tips for traveling to Italy with kids, all in one place!

52 Things To Know Before Planning a Trip to Italy with Kids

Italy remains our most popular destination on Ciao Bambino. Families have a love affair with all things Italian and we see our clients return year after year. This article is a serious brain dump of essential tips that families with children of all ages need to know before planning a first or next trip to Italy.


Neuschwanstein Castle in Bavaria, Germany

10 Great Places to Take Kids While They are Still Kids

Looking for travel inspiration? Read this.


Happy Ciao Bambino clients in Rome

Overwhelmed by Family Vacation Planning? Ciao Bambino Can Help!

Our Family Vacation Planning Service was a huge success in 2014. The families who tapped into our service for our expert advice and access to vetted resources were rewarded with fantastic family memories.

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Ciao Bambino’s top family travel destinations

Family travel tips for every age and stage

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