Traveling with kids

Thinking of the Best Vacation for the Entire Family

Planning a family vacation, especially one that appeals to all age ranges and genders, requires compromise and negotiation. It is important to consider all the suggestions and needs of your children, regardless of their ages. While hiring a travel agent used to be the easiest way to plan a family vacation, resources on the internet […]

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Hiking With Kids: Tips to Get Fun & Keep Your kids Safe

Cannot do hiking like your old days because you have kids now? No worries pack your backpacks and take your kids along with you. You can get more fun and enjoy your hiking life when you do hiking with kids and the whole family. Hiking provides the best quality time to spend with your children […]

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Accommodations when Traveling with Kids

Accommodations when traveling with kids can be tricky. Traveling with children requires knowing the amenities you desire from the resort where you will be staying. As you get ready to book your hotel for your upcoming vacation think about how many rooms are needed, child-friendliness, location, and cost. Decide if you want a suite with […]

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Tips for Vacationing with another Family

Vacationing with another Family can be a great way to multiply the fun, cut costs and share babysitting duties so that every set of parents gets a real break. However, it  can also leave you in tears and destroy previously cherished relationships if you haven’t prepared yourself for new situations. Spending time with your friends is a […]

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Back to daily routine: How to Assimilate to “Real” Life Once More

Back to daily routine after long or short vacation? You planned your vacation for weeks and weeks. You explored a different world; you showed your children new, exciting things; and you hit a few pitfalls along the way. All in all, your vacation was a great success. And now you must return. How can you […]

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How to beat motion sickness?

Motion sickness (travel sickness) is common, especially in children. Motion sickness occurs when the brain receives conflicting information from the motion-sensing parts of the body -the inner ears, eyes and nerves in the extremities. The symptoms of motion sickness are nausea, vomiting, dizziness, sweating, and a sense of feeling unwell. It’s not clear why motion […]

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Food for Kids When Traveling

Children can be selective when it comes to their food. However, when you travel, part of the complete experience is tasting and sampling the local cuisine. So you want your children to try the offerings. Additionally, if mealtime comes at an airport, often your choices are restaurant chains that might not always offer what the […]

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Culture Shock and Children: Discussing Culture Norms Beforehand Is Pivotal

Culture Shock and Children: Discussing Culture Norms Beforehand Is Pivotal

You have bitter memories of times in your child’s life; times when your child was anxious, unsure of his or her surroundings and unable to push through the haze of anger and tears. You understood, for example, that although the doctor’s office was lit strangely, that although your child was interacting with a human he […]

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Inspire Kids to Travel

If you are looking to inspire a sense of wonder about the world in your kids and encourage them to develop a greater interest in travelling and exploring new places, there are several activities that you can do at home between trips … you don’t always need to be away from home to fuel that […]

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A Parent’s Guide to Planning the Perfect Ski Trip

Your first family ski trip will be a memorable experience, to say the least.  You’re probably hoping that it will be memorable in a good way. Family ski trips can either be fantastic or disastrous. It all comes down to planning.  Generating Excitement Some kids will bubble over with enthusiasm when they hear about a […]

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