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The 5 Steps of Planning the Perfect Spring Break

Picture this: It’s March. The weather is warming up at home, but winter still has a grip on the temperatures. You, however, are relaxing on a warm beach, gazing out at the Caribbean, and your children are happily enjoying the lovely resort. It’s spring break, and the livin’ is easy. Sounds pretty fantastic, right? But… Read More >

8 Things You Don’t Know About Adventure Travel in Canada

Canada may be our neighbor to the north, but many people don’t realize what a prime spot it is for vacation. From the vibrant cities to the gorgeous natural landscape, Canada is a must for everyone (and on our list of 17 Places to Travel in 2017!). If adventure travel piques your interest, keep reading –… Read More >

Family Friendly Trips

When you travel with your children, you make memories that will last a lifetime. These 45 family friendly trips are the perfect way to experience the world together! NORTH AMERICA Canada Banff Stay: Fairmont Chateau Lake Louise Do: heli-tour, hiking, canoeing, horseback riding, biking, wildlife tours   Vancouver Stay: Shangri-La Hotel Vancouver Do: shop, visit art… Read More >

Why You Should Travel with Your Children

“I’m hungry.” “I’m tired of walking.” “Are we there yet?” If you travel with your children – any children – you have heard the whines and complaints at some point during the trip. And you’ve probably wondered “is this worth it?” Sure, when you travel with your children there are stressors. But despite the unpredictable… Read More >

The Ultimate kid’s Guide to the British Virgin Islands

Brownell Travelers come in all ages—and today we’re featuring a very special traveler, 8 year-old Adelaide Smith! She kicked off her summer with a big ol’ family trip to the British Virgin Islands. Her mom, dad, and sister met her grandparents, aunt, uncle, and cousins stayed at Rosewood Little Dix Bay for a week of… Read More >

VIP Kids

There’s nothing like checking into your hotel room to find a bottle of champagne and a dessert waiting for your arrival. But it is even more magical to see your child’s eyes light up when a special treat is waiting for them. Travel is one of the best ways to educate your children, and many… Read More >

Family Travel to Croatia

Sapphire-blue water and breathtaking views make Croatia a destination for everyone’s bucket list. With welcoming people and intriguing culture, Croatia is a great destination for family travel. Walk along the walls of the old city in Dubrovnik and explore the Roman ruins Split. Our partners at A&K shared a few great tips for family travel… Read More >

Family Travel to the United Kingdom

A trip to the United Kingdom has something for everyone. Children can imagine themselves in the time of kings and knights (or even in the world of Harry Potter) as they explore castles, while parents love the culture, cuisine, and shopping. Head to London to visit the Tower of London, see Big Ben, and watch the… Read More >

Family Travel to France

While France may be a mecca for food and wine lovers, it is also a fabulous destination for family trips. You can explore the museums and architecture in Paris, bike through Bordeaux, relax on the beaches in Nice, and more! Our partners at A&K shared a few great tips for family travel to France. (See… Read More >

Family Travel to Spain

A family trip to Spain is sure to make memories to last for years to come. In Barcelona, the beaches, Gaudi architecture, and fresh seafood make it a hot spot. Head north to the country’s capital Madrid for amazing museums, delicious tapas, and beautiful parks. And in between, you’ll find quaint towns and charming villages… Read More >