Tag: travel

  • On the blog: Tips for Canceled Trips

    On the blog: Tips for Canceled Trips

    Recently, I was planning to travel with my two daughters to Universal Orlando and on a Royal Caribbean cruise out of Port Canaveral, Fla. My girls were ecstatic and, the best part was that it was my older daughter’s birthday. Unfortunately, we were not able to take the trip and I had to let them […]

  • Unaccompanied Minors — Children Traveling Alone

    Unaccompanied Minors — Children Traveling Alone

    It’s summertime and that means that kids and families are traveling — and sometimes not all at the same time. Which always brings up the topic of children traveling alone. There’s been a lot of press on children traveling alone. CNBC reported on a story about the re-seating of male passengers on two Australian airlines, […]

  • On the Blog: Resort Review of Salamander Resort & Spa

    On the Blog: Resort Review of Salamander Resort & Spa

    In November, I was lucky enough to be invited to see the new Salamander Resort & Spa in Middleburg, Va. The resort’s equestrian and cooking programs blew me away and convinced me that a stay at Salamander isn’t just about relaxation — it’s about self discovery, while you are relaxing. Read about my experience in […]

  • Retreat of the Week: Ritz-Carlton, Rancho Mirage

    Retreat of the Week: Ritz-Carlton, Rancho Mirage

    The Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival will shine the spotlight on Palm Desert, Palm Springs and its surrounding California resort destinations once again this April but, in May, a new light will shine in the area with the opening of The Ritz-Carlton, Rancho Mirage. The hotel will open on May 15, in time to […]

  • Retreat of the Week: El Monte Sagrado Living Resort & Spa

    Retreat of the Week: El Monte Sagrado Living Resort & Spa

    I am starting a new section on L.A. Travel Mom this week. To inspire moms to get away, escape, and relax, I’m going to suggest a special retreat once a week. Inspired by my current work on a health and wellness publication, I came across this jewel in New Mexico — El Monte Sagrado Living […]