Best Restaurants in London for Families

Best Restaurants in London for Families

London doesn’t have the best reputation for amazing cuisine, particularly in comparison to fellow European cities like Rome or Paris. But that’s an unfair assessment — the reality is that London’s restaurant scene has influences from all over the world, mirroring the diversity of its local population. Families can travel the globe, bite after bite,…

One of Europe’s Best-Kept Secrets: Why Wales Deserves a Spot on Your Vacation List

Wales is easily one of Europe’s best-kept secrets — it offers nearly all the components of the most desirable family destinations, but with none of the crowds. The country has stunning natural scenery, charming and historic castles straight out of European fairy tales, a variety of active and outdoor pursuits, and, shockingly, some of the…

Tips for Visiting Buckingham Palace with Kids

With Prince Harry’s wedding only a few months away, another royal baby expected this spring and the growing popularity of the television series The Crown, one of London’s most iconic landmarks is seeing a rebirth in interest among visitors: Buckingham Palace. Yet it remains elusive to many parents, both because it is only open 10…

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…

Escape to Europe Without the Jet Lag in Quebec City

Jet lag. Long, expensive flights. Limited vacation time. There are many reasons that a trip to Europe seems daunting with kids. Having been on more than a dozen trips around Europe with my own young children, I can sympathize. But a magical place exists right here in North America that eliminates many of these challenges and makes…

5 Reasons to Plan a Summer Vacation in Vail, Colorado

Vail might first come to mind as a fantastic luxury ski locale (indeed, it is!). But don’t be fooled by this seasonal reputation: It’s also an incredible destination for families in the summer months. In fact, visitors are often surprised to find they love it even more at this time of year. Best Summertime Things to…

Best Family Cruises: Royal Caribbean’s Harmony of the Seas Makes a Supersize Splash

If bigger is better, then families who love to cruise should look no further than Royal Caribbean’s new Oasis-class ship, Harmony of the Seas. It’s the largest cruise ship to date and offers some incredible experiences on board that can’t be found on other ships, and yet still packs in all the elements that are…