Parknasilla Resort & Spa: A Fairytale Coastal Escape on Ireland’s Ring of Kerry

After four days at Parknasilla Resort & Spa, I have a bold but true assertion to make: Of all the family-friendly resorts we’ve stayed in across the world, this is our new favorite. We have been fortunate enough to experience some pretty amazing places, but Parknasilla, situated on the Wild Atlantic Way along the Ring of…

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Best Itineraries for a Week in Europe with Kids: Part 1

Most of us have a finite amount of vacation time, so it’s no wonder that many families try to pack a lot into a short window. Europe, in particular, tempts parents to bite off too much — with so many small countries close together, it looks deceptively easy to cover a lot of ground. And if you’re going to cross an…

How to Transform a Family Vacation from Ordinary to Extraordinary

The destination is booked. Your hotel is set. Now, how do you transform a trip from ordinary to extraordinary?

You can always wait until you arrive and ask the concierge, a fine option for many trips, or you can take advantage of Internet to try and find those few unique experiences that will ensure your are creating a trip your family will remember a trip for a lifetime.