Month: April 2014

  • Riding High on Vegas’ New High Roller Observation Wheel

    Riding High on Vegas’ New High Roller Observation Wheel

    Last week, I took my daughters to Las Vegas for a family-friendly trip in Sin City. While the adventure had its hitches — a flat tire in Barstow and no in-room Wi-Fi access at the Excalibur — it had its highlights as well. Nothing beats hanging out with good friends in a fun place. One thing […]

  • Mother’s Day Brunch in L.A.

    Mother’s Day Brunch in L.A.

    Mother’s Day is one of the most popular days of the year to eat out. So finding a place where you can get a reservation is key — especially if you have a large party. Thankfully, Open Table has put together a fantastic list of restaurants that use its service, making it easy to book […]

  • Retreat of the Week: Turnberry Isle Miami

    Retreat of the Week: Turnberry Isle Miami

    If you are headed to Miami this summer, Turnberry Isle is catering to families with a package that pottery-painting, scavenger hunts and sand-castle building for kids. Families are invited to channel their inner-Picasso through a pottery-painting experience and cool off in the resort’s 7,500 square-foot Laguna Pool with a 180-foot long, 35-foot-high waterslide that winds around into […]

  • How to Travel Like a Royal in New Zealand

    How to Travel Like a Royal in New Zealand

    The royal family has taken on New Zealand and so can you. If you were wondering where to go on your own Kiwi adventure, you can follow this 13-day itinerary from the New Zealand Visitors Bureau. Following in the footsteps of the Duke and Duchess, travelers might be interested in visiting: North Island Auckland – Known […]

  • Carnival Attracts Kids With Camp Ocean

    Carnival Attracts Kids With Camp Ocean

    Family cruising just got even more fun with Carnival Cruise Lines. It unveiled Camp Ocean a new marine-themed children’s program coming to its fleet. If you are setting sail this summer, Camp Ocean is set to debut on Carnival Freedom on May 24. The new program will immerse children ages 2-11 in the wonders of the sea through […]