better traveled in my dreams than in reality, but among my faves so far is costa rica. top of list, in broad strokes: south america, africa, italy, ireland.
Hear this is a sleepy island... what are the must sees? Also need kid friendly ideas for 9yo. Staying in a house but curious about day passes to resorts. Best transportation options? Lastly, day trip tips for St Martin (or other?) too please. Thanks! See More
Taking my daughter to Manhattan for her first trip this fall (late Sept) -- she's 8 years old, and tagging along with me on business (we'll meet up with family in NYC). We only have a couple days in the city -- I'm thinking Broadway show for sure, Central... See More
Do it!! There are so many awesome families cruising & the kids get to meet and play with new friends from around the world. British Virgin Islands are great. If you go to Virgin Islands, I'd stay off of St Thomas and... See More
Highly recommend Joshua Tree in the winter. The snakes and many of the other creepy crawlies are dormant, the weather is absolutely perfect for hiking (cool, but not too cold) and the surroundings are incredible. We usually rent one of the houses that backs up to... See More
Ok, so it's a novelty item, but with a nice feel-good factor. The Life Straw would make a perfect stocking stuffer and is great for hiking / camping / adventure travel, as well as any paranoid disaster preparedness urges : ) AND -- for every straw sold, a child in... See More
It's well worth the short jaunt (20 min drive) up to The Spa at Terranea -- it's high-end, absolutely phenomenal and you can't beat the unobstructed ocean view! Once you're up there you can also grab a fantastic easy hike / nature... See More
Looking for family friendly activities / destinations, interested in where to eat, tips on island transportation -- AND which nearby islands are best to visit. We already have accommodations, so less interested in hotels -- but share if there are any must-sees! We'll... See More