FEATURED STORY

Global-themed centerpiece at the White House Travel Bloggers Summit luncheon at the National Press Club (Photo credit: Colleen Lanin)

Life Coming Full Circle at the White House Travel Blogger Summit

The first time I visited Washington DC, I flew there in an airplane with about 100 or so other noisy, obnoxious eighth-graders…without our parents! We visited numerous museums, memorials and the US Mint. The one disappointment was not getting to visit the White House. The freedom, excitement and living history experienced on that trip as a 13-year-old sparked a passion […]

FAMILY VACATIONS

Wizarding World of Harry Potter Tips for Super Fans and Non-Fans (Photo credit: Claudia Laroye)

Wizarding World of Harry Potter Tips for Super Fans and Non-Fans

You don't need to be a Harry Potter super fan (like me!) to enjoy the Wizarding World of Harry … [Read More...]

GROWN-UP GETAWAYS

Global-themed centerpiece at the White House Travel Bloggers Summit luncheon at the National Press Club (Photo credit: Colleen Lanin)

Life Coming Full Circle at the White House Travel Blogger Summit

The first time I visited Washington DC, I flew there in an airplane with about 100 or so other … [Read More...]

TRAVEL TIPS

Wizarding World of Harry Potter Tips for Super Fans and Non-Fans (Photo credit: Claudia Laroye)

Wizarding World of Harry Potter Tips for Super Fans and Non-Fans

You don't need to be a Harry Potter super fan (like me!) to enjoy the Wizarding World of Harry … [Read More...]

HOTELS

San Diego sunset at Paradise Point Resort's Barefoot Bar & Grill (Photo credit: Colleen Lanin)

San Diego’s Paradise Point Resort with Kids – Paradise Indeed!

San Diego's Paradise Point Resort isn't merely a place to rest your head during a stay in America's … [Read More...]

BOOKS, MOVIES, TOYS & GEAR

Obedo travel pillow giveaway - enter to win one of two Obedo travel pillows!

Obedo Travel Pillow Review & Giveaway

Want a compact, washable travel pillow that makes airplane travel and road trips more comfortable? … [Read More...]

GIVEAWAYS

Obedo travel pillow giveaway - enter to win one of two Obedo travel pillows!

Obedo Travel Pillow Review & Giveaway

Want a compact, washable travel pillow that makes airplane travel and road trips more comfortable? … [Read More...]

LIFE JOURNEYS

Global-themed centerpiece at the White House Travel Bloggers Summit luncheon at the National Press Club (Photo credit: Colleen Lanin)

Life Coming Full Circle at the White House Travel Blogger Summit

The first time I visited Washington DC, I flew there in an airplane with about 100 or so other … [Read More...]

THEME PARKS

Wizarding World of Harry Potter Tips for Super Fans and Non-Fans (Photo credit: Claudia Laroye)

Wizarding World of Harry Potter Tips for Super Fans and Non-Fans

You don't need to be a Harry Potter super fan (like me!) to enjoy the Wizarding World of Harry … [Read More...]

CRUISES

12 Tips for Cruising with Kids

12 Tips for Cruising with Kids

Cruising with kids makes a great choice for a family vacation. Many new cruise ships are like … [Read More...]

RESTAURANTS

Aria How We Vegas Sweepstakes - Giveaway includes two nights in an Aria Sky Suite, $500 Dining Credit, $300 Spa Credit, Cabana and $300 Pool Credit, Two Tickets to Zarkana by Cirque du Soleil and a Welcome Gift from Jean Philippe Patisserie. (Graphic by Colleen Lanin)

Aria How We Vegas Sweepstakes

How do you do Vegas? If you want to do Las Vegas Aria-style, prepare yourself for luxury, … [Read More...]