Family Bike Trip in Europe

Ready to Ride? Tips for Planning a Family Bike Trip in Europe

At Ciao Bambino, we love biking as a way to engage kids in active sightseeing. We routinely recommend sightseeing bike tours in Paris and London, but my week-long family bike trip in Germany with Austin Adventures was a first for us. Biking in Europe is not simply about riding a bike; it’s a cultural immersion. For families…

Mosel Valley Bridge

Why the Mosel Valley is a Great Choice for a Family Bike Trip in Europe

If you’re considering a family bike trip in Europe, choosing the destination is the most important decision you’ll make. You’ll be biking 20-40 miles a day for multiple days and the bike route can make or break your trip with kids. Our tour operator, Austin Adventures, excels at asking the right questions so that guests…

Costa Rica River Rafting

A Costa Rica Family Tour: Arenal to Tortuguero

Costa Rica is widely known as a safe and popular destination for families. Its jungles, beaches, cloud forests and volcanoes are full of experiences that are accessible yet remote enough to satisfy adventurous travelers. Keith and Blythe Nilsson have lived and backpacked extensively throughout Asia and are no strangers to adventure travel. However, a few…

family on harding ice field alaska

Alaska Up Close and Active: A Family Tour of the Kenai Peninsula

“We should go to Alaska!” Our son, age 11, wouldn’t drop the idea. The concept of the 49th state—partially frozen, bigger than Texas, teaming with wild animals and all the way up there — seized his imagination. Our family’s problem: We had limited time to travel over the summer, and we are not particularly fond of…