Best U.S. Hotels and Resorts for a Multigenerational Family Vacation

Multigenerational travel is a huge trend for the foreseeable future — now, more than ever, families realize the value of meaningful time together in a setting that offers a wealth of quality activities. The key? Planning for larger family groups requires attention to features and facets that make a property well suited for multiple ages. Consider these…

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8 Fabulous Fall Family Getaways in the Northeast

Fall in New England and the surrounding area is simply beautiful: crisp, cool air; vibrantly colored leaves draping the mountains like a colorful shawl; and the smoky aroma of nearby wood stoves in the breeze. If your children haven’t yet experienced the joys of autumn in the northeastern United States, here are some ideas for fall family…


“American Plan” Resorts: Historic All-Inclusives for Families

Although one might believe that “all-inclusive” resorts have only recently become popular, this is not the case. For generations, there have been “all-inclusive” resorts all over America, but they very subtly market themselves as “American Plan Resorts.”

I wasn’t familiar with the term until recently on a recent stay at Basin Harbor Club where I was able to speak with the owner. Through the discussion, it became apparent why these resorts typically date back a few …