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Essential Tips for Planning a Vacation to Argentina with Kids

All of Latin America is very family-focused, but Argentina offers families something extra-special. The country’s diversity in landscape and experience make it one of the most beautiful places in the world, and you can experience everything from glaciers to salt flats to a tropical ecosystem. A vacation here is perfect for those seeking an active…

Caribbean Islands Open for Business: Where to Go Post-Hurricane

Although some of the beautiful Caribbean islands were hit badly by powerful hurricanes in September 2017, many others were unaffected and are ready for tourists. Planning a vacation to one of the islands that can still be accessed is a great way to help the whole region’s recovery. There are still a plethora of choices for…

Palazzo Parigi: A Grand Home Base for Families in Milan’s Artistic District

I never thought that I would have the opportunity to sleep in a bank! Palazzo Parigi, Milan’s newest 5-star hotel —a 17th-century palace that was transformed into banking headquarters after World War II — showcases a wonderful blend of Italian and French inspiration. It is the vision of owner and architect Paola Giambelli with interiors…

Why Family Travel Insurance is More Important Than Ever

Each day’s news cycle seems scarier than the day before, whether that is due to hurricanes, forest fires, earthquakes, terrorism, or political unrest. It can feel far too daunting to book travel months in advance given the unpredictable nature of our world right now. These are the moments when travel insurance is more essential than…

Hitting the Ski Vacation Sweet Spot at Keystone Resort

As an outdoor enthusiast but, admittedly, a novice skier, taking my family west to experience the magic of the Colorado mountains felt truly adventurous. Adding to the excitement was the thrill of tackling some of the most scenic mountains in the Centennial State and realizing we were set to experience epic family memories together. We…

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Aussie-Style Luxury with Wildlife All Around at Emirates One&Only Wolgan Valley

Emirates One&Only Wolgan Valley is only two and half hours’ drive from Sydney, Australia, yet seems a world away. Situated between two national parks in the majestic Blue Mountains region, the resort occupies just 1 percent of the 7,000 unspoiled acres around it, lending an awe-inspiring feeling of seclusion. From the moment we arrived, we…

A Kid-Friendly Alaska Cruise with Adult Appeal on Celebrity Solstice

Alaska and cruising are a perfect match for families looking for activity, convenience and comfort. An Alaska family vacation is filled with soft adventure, wildlife, glaciers and whales, and a cruise is the easiest way to see it all. Celebrity Cruises has been on my list to experience for families; this past summer, I got…

An Art-Filled Refuge in Rome at The First Luxury Art Hotel Roma

At first mention, I was taken by the concept behind The First Luxury Art Hotel Roma — a boutique hotel featuring contemporary pieces by local artists — and especially so in a city like Rome, with its awesome legacy of sculpture, painting and other visual art. And after staying there with my 11-year-old daughter Natasha, I’m…