10 Amazing Mother-Daughter Getaways Around the World

Memories of traveling as a kid have a way of affecting the memories you make as a parent. Born and raised on the East Coast, I remember the excitement of visiting California for the first time with my mother and the subsequent college choice that resulted. I remember walking through Venice’s St. Mark’s Square with…

Christmas Getaways, Europe Christmas Markets, Strasbourg

Our 7 Favorite Christmas Getaways with Kids

Is a change of scenery tops on your list for Santa this year? Make it happen with an escape to one of these unforgettable holiday destinations, rich with unique traditions and a special sense of place. Away from the familiar comforts of home and hearth, it’s easy for the entire family to see the magic of the season with fresh eyes — and the memories will be…


Sightseeing on the Silver Screen

Every time I jump on a plane with my kids I learn more about them. Maybe even understand them a little better. It’s part of the beauty of travel. But the fun isn’t limited to airport departure and arrival gates. The weeks and sometime months spent planning the trip is an adventure in its own right. The more involved the kids are, the more excited they get.

And though I’d never admit it to my girls, the more they help plan activities on vacations, the more they learn.

Weekend Fall Getaways (US Only)

Fear not, there is still time to get away with your kids before the holiday madness starts! Here are a few ideas from our portfolio in places that are fun to visit over October and November.

In an unbeatable New York City location for families, Le Parker Meridien is offering Ciao Bambino clients a 10% discount off the best available weekend rates through December 27th.