Why Jordan is the Ultimate Middle East Adventure with Kids

Longing to take a family foray into the Middle East? Jordan calls! Just a stone’s throw from North Africa and the Mediterranean Sea, this compact country is overstuffed with world wonders, historical marvels, stunning natural landscapes, urban bustle and high-octane adventures. We caught up with our friends at Tourist Jordan for their take on all…

Our Whole Village Amazon Boat Trip

A Life-Changing Amazon Rainforest Adventure with Our Whole Village

Given that I specialize in family travel, my children are presented with a plethora of opportunities to see the world — it is my job, after all, to find amazing places to share with family travel planning clients. It’s not often that we get presented with an opportunity to go off our usual track and do…

Regent Berlin Hotel Family-Friendly Review

A 5-Star Trio of Luxury, Service and Location at the Regent Berlin Hotel

Hip and full of history, Berlin is a welcoming city for families and a great stop on a European adventure. With multiple neighborhoods and accommodation styles to choose from, it can be overwhelming to pick the perfect spot as your base. Luckily, the 5-star Regent Berlin hotel makes that choice easy with the perfect combination of…

5 Places to See the Northern Lights

5 Incredible Places to See the Northern Lights

Ribbons of teal, green and magenta streaking and dancing across the sky in a dramatic, otherworldly light show, the Northern Lights are at the top of many traveler’s bucket lists. This phenomenon, scientifically known as aurora borealis, is the result of charged particles released by the sun colliding with gaseous particles in the Earth’s atmosphere,…

Disneyland VIP Status Achieved on Adventures By Disney’s Southern California Tour

Some travel experiences work for families of every age and interest because they have universal appeal, like a Hawaiian beach vacation or a dude ranch stay. Other trips are ideal for specific family travel styles or because they meet a certain niche. The Adventures by Disney Disneyland Resort and Southern California Short Escape falls into the…

Where to Travel in 2019 with Kids

Let the Planning Begin! Where to Travel in 2019 with Kids

As always, the New Year brings a flood of exciting travel plans for our CB team! There are so many spectacular destinations and experiences we’re looking forward to this year: skiing in Switzerland, orangutans in Borneo, wine and wilderness in Argentina, and much, much more. Here’s just a taster of the places we are headed…

Florence with Kids

The magnificent city of Florence has so many marvels to explore that planning a family trip to the city can seem a bit overwhelming. Yet the beauty of this Renaissance city, perched proudly on the Arno and nestled amid iconic villa-adorned hills, is not lost on the little ones. Nor are the wonders of the local art and architecture.

With thoughtful planning that involves the children in crafting a family-friendly itinerary, Florence will inspire lifetime memories for the entire family in a lively, exciting environment …

Where to Stay in the Jungfrau Region, Switzerland with Kids

How to Choose the Perfect Home Base in Switzerland’s Jungfrau Region

Despite its small size, Switzerland has countless towns and villages that ooze with Swiss charm, which can make looking for a home base quite difficult — especially in the beautiful Jungfrau region of the Alps. How do you know which one to choose when they all look idyllic? You could pick with abandon, but a…

Puerto Rico Beach Vacation

Postcard from Puerto Rico: A Perfect Morning on Condado Beach

The sun had already called it a day when we arrived at Puerto Rico’s Condado Beach. Lined up on the balcony of our room at the San Juan Marriott Resort & Stellaris Casino, my family of four listened to the surf with anticipation, without realizing the surprise morning would bring. Just a 15-minute drive from San…