It's a cliche to hear about children in the back seat of a car saying, "Are we there yet; are we there yet?" Yet, most parents who take road trips with their children know that it can be true. Children tend to have more energy than adults do, and long road trips can be hard for them to take. Parents can make road trips more fun for their children by planning, armed with road trip games.
Any experienced parent or frequent flier can tell you that you can't just board a plane, kids in tow, and expect a smooth flight. You literally need a game plan. Kids are probably going to get bored during the flight and begin some sort of squirmy, kicking-the-seat-in-front, whiny behavior, unless you provide some entertainment. For the sake of your children and the other passengers, bring some games with you.
Fancy a whirlwind weekend in a chic Parisian apartment? Or how about a week in a charming English estate? These too-good-to-be true vacations just got a whole lot more accessible, thanks to Luxe Home Swap, a home exchange service that allows you to temporarily switch homes with like-minded travelers around the world. Remember "The Holiday" where Kate Winslet swapped homes with Cameron Diaz? Yeah-- exactly!
Traveling with your kids this summer? Travel expert and mom Nicole Hockin gave us some incredible tips for making traveling easier when you're bringing the kids, and EVERY mom could use that, right?
Need a little inspiration for your next romantic getaway? Look to Hollywood's elite for ideas on couples vacation hot spots. From Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie to Demi Moore and Ashton Kutcher, Tinseltown's power couples know how to have fun and are good role models when it comes to finding luxurious places to play and relax together.
The beauty of Italy is not only seen and experienced in its architectural marvels, picturesque countryside and friendly people but also in its culture, which is rich in history, artistry and tradition. Experiencing and learning Italian cooking while you are touring in Italy will give you a "taste" of this country's culture at its best.
Just when you’ve figured out how to breastfeed and cook breakfast at the same time, a tarmac comes into play and a whole new challenge presents itself. Fear not, breastfeeding mommies! I have summoned the experts, from a Medela exec to a newly-minted expert like myself, to bring you a complete guide to pumping on-the-go. “Your first travel experience is going to be overwhelming, no doubt about it,” says Susan Rappin, a director of consumer products for Medela. “It is best to try and figure out what might stress you out beforehand, then eliminate it through careful planning and preparation.”
When you take your family to Disney World, they will think you waved a magic wand and cast a spell to plan the vacation. The Orlando area offers an array of amusements, parks, dining experiences and shows, as well as hotel rooms. The nearby city of Kissimmee is another location to consider staying when you are visiting Disney World, as they have reasonable hotel and motel room rates.
Aztec pyramids, bustling beaches, colorful cuisine---traveling with your family to Mexico is an adventure your children will remember for the rest of their lives. The World Tourism Organisation lists Mexico as one of the world's top 10 travel destinations. You will want to take the following steps to make sure your trip runs smoothly.
Traveling with children should be fun, as you watch them discover differences, explore and delight in the change of scenery. However, traveling with kids to Europe can also be difficult, long and inconvenient. If you're considering traveling with kids to Europe, there is hope. You can still get there in one piece and can actually learn to enjoy the trip. In this article, we'll provide you with step-by-step instructions for how to travel with kids to Europe and make the transition smoother. Sound interesting? Let's get started.