Big News: Ciao Bambino Wins Prestigious Journalism Award!

Big news! I’m proud to announce that Ciao Bambino is the winner of the Bronze Lowell Thomas Award for the 2015 Best Travel Journalism Website. Hosted by the Society of American Travel Writers (SATW), the Lowell Thomas awards, the most prestigious in travel journalism, were announced in Las Vegas at the annual SATW conference this past week. The competition…


New Boeing 787 Dreamliner Service from San Jose to Tokyo

Do you dread thinking about long-haul flights with infants and children in tow? Well, say hello to All Nippon Airways (ANA) Dreamliner flight service to Japan. The Boeing 787 has landed in Northern California at Norman Y. Mineta San Jose International Airport.

I was on hand for Ciao Bambino to welcome ANA’s Dreamliner to the Silicon Valley …

Rick Seaney Costa Rica Adventure

Rick Seaney’s Money-Saving Family Travel Airfare Tips for 2012

Rick Seaney is the CEO of the airfare news, research, and tracking resource FareCompare. This website is always my first stop before booking tickets as it provides instant price and route information through multiple channels at once to easily compare and contrast options.

Rick is an incredible source of industry information and insight. I interviewed him earlier this week for his take on the important airline industry happenings that will impact family travel in 2012.