Actually, I’m just kidding. That’s not true at all! Family ski trips are about eating, and finding a great place to spend the night, and having fun things to do when the sun goes down, and a great ski school, and delicious food and amazing mountain views. And yes, skiing too. So how do
Manuel Antonio National Park is a must-see on any Costa Rica travel itinerary. Located on Costa Rica’s Central Pacific Coast, these tangled mangrove waterways and wild rivers found in the park are very easy to access. Families especially love the diversity of the area, including pristine beaches, lush mangrove forests, and prolific wildlife. Because of this
Each year, nearly 17 million travelers visit San Francisco. With iconic destinations like Fisherman’s Wharf, Alcatraz and the Golden Gate Bridge, San Francisco is a bucket list destination for travelers from around the world. Nearby Napa Valley is famous for producing world-class wines. This wine, combined with unique dining experiences and beautiful landscapes, draws many
According to Budget Your Trip, the average cost per person per day to visit Minneapolis is $306. That’s quite a lot of money, especially if you have tight financial restrictions. Luckily, there are plenty of things you can do to bring these costs down. By keeping an eye on your budget while traveling through Minneapolis,
While Miami and the Florida Keys may not be officially considered tropical due to the latitude being north of the Tropic of Cancer, spend some time there and you will find the climate and vegetation feel delightfully tropical. Like the tropics, fun in the sun and surf are activities that can be enjoyed year-round, with
Costa Rica is an outdoor-enthusiast’s paradise. Here you’ll find beaches, jungles, volcanoes, and a little bit of everything all mixed up together in a country that’s actually slightly smaller than the US state of West Virginia or the country of Croatia! If you’re headed to Costa Rica to check out the beaches, though, you may
It’s no secret that I think travel should be a pillar of every child’s education. Travel is essentially the world’s classroom, teaching children everything from history and geology to modesty and gratitude. And travel doesn’t have to mean expensive or long-term. There is plenty to see and do in the United States and nearby countries.
Ever wondered how the Riviera Maya got its name? Well, a long time ago, seven hundred years ago to be exact, the Mayan people built many cities along the coast and today the Yucatan Peninsula is dotted with ruins of this ancient civilization. The Mayan civilization was one of the most advance and sophisticated cultures
I never planned on someone stealing my smartphone right out of my hands in Dar Es Salaam Tanzania a few years ago. But when it happened, instead of chasing the guy (like my driver wanted to) and waiting around for hours to file a (totally worthless) police report, I just called my travel insurance provider.
“What are we looking for?” my daughter asked from the back seat. I didn’t really have a good answer. While the setting was beautiful, it was, well, flat. I was expecting to enter in the park and immediately spot cliff dwellings we’d traveled to see. We could see for miles and miles, but no cliff