Planning A Family Vacation

Planning A Family Vacation

Posted on Aug 2, 2015 in Getting Prepared, Planning

Planing a family vacation? Don’t forget the golden rules for quality plan. When planning a family vacation, make sure to get input from every family member. As a group, decide where the destination will be. If there is a tie on the location, pick one of the places for this year, and then you can go […]

How to Cut Costs on London Family Travel

How to Cut Costs on London Family Travel

London is known for being a fairly pricey destination for visitors … especially when you have children in tow!  Although saying it’s possible to enjoy London on a budget may be stretching it a bit, there are, nevertheless, a few ways that you can make savings whilst enjoying the exciting city. 1. Find Free Stuff […]

Travel with Kids: What You Should Do (And What You Should Not!)

Travel with Kids: What You Should Do (And What You Should Not!)

Posted on Mar 31, 2015 in General, Getting Prepared, Packing, Planning

You may have loads of experience of travelling before you had kids, but once you throw little ones into the equation it’s a whole different ball game!  Many people worry about their first (and sometimes subsequent!) trip with children, but with a little advance planning and preparation you can still enjoy a fabulous family vacation.  […]

How to Make the Most of a Long Weekend in Paris as a Family

How to Make the Most of a Long Weekend in Paris as a Family

Posted on Mar 23, 2015 in Destinations, Paris, Planning

Paris is absolutely bursting with things to see and do for people of all ages and interests.  Don’t worry if you only have a short amount of time in the city – you’ll be on the go a lot, but it IS possible to hit all the highlights and have a great time in just a […]

Essential Travel First Aid Kit

Posted on Feb 19, 2015 in Getting Prepared, Packing, Planning

Whilst you really don’t want your child to be ill when on holiday it is far better to prepare for the worst and not need anything than to go unprepared and find yourself in a bit of a panic.  A basic first aid kit should be one of your (many!) priorities when you are packing […]

A Parent’s Guide to Planning the Perfect Ski Trip

A Parent’s Guide to Planning the Perfect Ski Trip

Posted on Feb 5, 2015 in General, Getting Prepared, Planning

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 […]

The Terrible Traveling Toddler’s Take on Vacation

The Terrible Traveling Toddler’s Take on Vacation

Posted on Sep 9, 2014 in Getting Prepared, Planning

Your toddler will insist that his or her needs be met. Oh boy. Your toddler has opinions. And they so often differ from your own. Your disruptions over the dinner table have nothing on the possible explosions at the beach. At home, you can send your toddler off to steam in his or her room. […]

Teenagers and Traveling – From our “TRAVELING TOGETHER” Guide

Teenagers and Traveling – From our “TRAVELING TOGETHER” Guide

Posted on Aug 19, 2014 in Book, Getting Prepared, Our recommendations, Planning

Your teenager is well on his or her way to become an opinionated adult. And this is why it’s best to understand precisely what your specific teenager wants in a vacation. Keep your ways of communication incredibly open. Remember that your teenager can be moody and unresponsive. Allow him or her to open up and […]

A Focused Questionnaire To Rectify Your Destination Dilemmas

A Focused Questionnaire To Rectify Your Destination Dilemmas

Posted on Jul 29, 2014 in Book, General, Getting Prepared, Our recommendations, Planning

Look to this family-friendly quiz to guide you to this year’s proper family vacation destination. With all the children’s needs and desires and your own stressors in mind, it’s difficult to nail down the correct destination for your family’s next vacation. However, asking yourself a series of questions and answering them honestly with regards to […]

Suitcase Suitability

Suitcase Suitability

Posted on Jul 18, 2014 in Getting Prepared, Packing, Planning

Bringing all the clothing items that children need for a trip can be challenging. You want to make sure the suitcase is not so heavy and awkward that you cannot easily handle it, yet still include the basic essentials. The destination location will help you determine the types of clothes you pack; so carefully check […]