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Mont St Michel Travel Tips - 10+ Things to Know Visiting Mont Saint MichelMont Saint Michel is a bucket list destination located in the Normandy region of Northern France. The picturesque island rises majestically from the sea during high tide. If you're joining the more than 3 million people per year to visit the island, read our Mont St Michel travel tips before booking your vacation.1
20+ Things to Know Before Visiting Marrakech, MoroccoMarrakech is a city unlike any other. The city can be overwhelming to new visitors, we certainly were! So I put together an extensive list of things to know before visiting Marrakech to help other newbies acclimate and have a memorable vacation.
Nice, France Family Guide Pre-Sale Discount Page - The Talking SuitcaseOrder My Printed Booklet Now Are You Visiting Nice, France for the First Time? Get Your Nice, France Family Guide Discover Nice at your own pace. Digital Version Digital PDF to Access on All Devices or Print at Home Easy to Download PDF Access on your phone or favorite device Print at home if short …
The Ultimate Guide to Flying PregnantExpectant Mums Guide to Flying. Is it safe to fly pregnant? How far along can I be to still fly? What if I go into labour on the plane? All your flying pregnant questions and concerns are answered in this in-depth guide covering the policies of over 30 international airlines.3
Family Gap Year: Our Around the World Itinerary - Adventure and SunshineDo you dream of taking a family gap year? Stop dreaming and start planning with our complete around the world itinerary. 2 adults, 2 kids, 12 months, 30 countries and 4 continents. An epic life changing adventure.2
Our 5 Favorite US National Parks - Our Family Travel AdventuresOur family loves exploring the beautiful parks of the United States, so in honor of National Parks Week, we want to share with you a list of our favorites! From towering sandstone arches to quiet tropical beaches, our national parks have something for everyone. If you have a favorite national park that we’ve left out,2
Visit Norway on a Hurtigruten Northern Lights CruiseA Norway coastal cruise is one of the best ways to get a view of the Northern Lights. But how does a Hurtigruten Northern Lights Cruise stack up against other options out there. We share our experiences on a Hurtigruten coastal cruise to help you decide if its right for you!2
Where to Get the Best Food in London With Kids | Family Foodie GuideLondon is one of the greatest cities in the world for foodies. Since there are so many amazing eateries in the city, we've put together our quick guide on where to get the best food in London. And we've stuck with kid friendly options, so little ones won't feel left out of the culinary adventure.
Travel to Normandy, France & Teach Kids the Importance of D-DayYou can't visit Northern France and not take time to comprehend the history and sacrifices made during the Battle of Normandy. We decided to travel to Normandy, France and let the kids learn more about the importance of D-Day than they could ever get from their history books.
Busch Gardens Williamsburg Discount Tickets + Tampa + Military DiscountSee all the Busch Gardens Williamsburg discount tickets! We update them monthly to help ou save. You'll also find a great Busch Garden military discount and Tampa Bay area Busch Gardens discounts as well!! It's time to get your thrills at Busch Gardens!!
What Alaska Cruise Excursions Do We Recommend? - The Talking SuitcaseThe allure of sailing past glaciers, venturing into the rugged wilderness and admiring the quirky frontier towns entices more than a million people per year to take an Alaskan cruise. An Alaskan cruise is not one of those vacations where you want to skip a port and relax on the ship. There are too many …
Could You Cope With a 28-Day Cruise to Hawaii & French Polynesia? - Lucy Williams GlobalNow you have probably just read the title of this blog post and thought what a silly question! Of course, I could! It sounds a dream. A long cruise to Hawaii and French Polynesia are dream locations, but are you ready to go on a 28-day cruise? It sounds fantastic, but the reality is a lot different.11
Family Friendly Day Trips from Marrakech, MoroccoMarrakech has an abundance of accommodation options and dining choices to suite all budgets making it a great home base for your exploration. It's easy to stay within the city and venture out to experience more of Morocco each day. But where to go? Below I share our family friendly day trips from Marrakech.
Norwegian Spirit Cruise Reviews:10-Day Canary Islands, Spain & MoroccoWe had a great cruise on the Norwegian Spirit! The Norwegian Spirit is the oldest & smallest ship in NCL's fleet. But what she lacks in size, she made up for in quality of service. I hardly saw my kids the entire 10 days! If you're thinking of sailing, keep reading to see our extensive Norwegian Spirit cruise reviews.
Foodie Guide to the Norwegian Spirit Cruise Ship w/ Restaurant ReviewsThe Norwegian Spirit cruise ship offered a variety of dining options. Regardless of your mood or the hour, you'll find tasty offerings around the ship. We put together food photos and descriptions including information on all the restaurants on the Norwegian Spirit.
Things to do in Lisbon with Teens and Tweens Plus Lisboa Card ReviewI can't believe it took us so long to visit! There were a ton of things to do in Lisbon with teens. Taking selfies from panoramic view points, visiting a castle and palaces, eating delectable Portuguese tarts, and riding the famous wooden tram were just a few of the adventures that awaited us.
The Best Kids Luggage for TravelPlanning a family trip? Here is our pick of the best kids luggage, including kids rolling luggage, kids ride on suitcases, kids scooter luggage and even a kids travel backpack. All of these would be great choices for children's cabin luggage for the plane.1
15 New York Travel Tips to Save Money and Maximize Time (epic guide)You can travel to New York City on a budget! We share 15 of our best New York travel tips to save money and maximize your time. There are so many NYC attractions and amazing food, you want to know how to do it all without costing you a fortune.24
Flying with Kids - The Ultimate Family Flying GuideA must-read resource before attempting to fly with kids. Comprehensive guides for every stage of flying with kids from baby's first flight to how to fly with only one adult. We step you through every stage of the flying process, providing airline reviews, booking advice and onboard coping strategies for all the family.
Is the Middle East "Safe" for Family Vacations? • Family Travel in the Middle EastPutting some truth and context behind the world’s misunderstood region Have you ever been put off a trip to the Middle East because of your friends and families reactions? Do you believe everything you see…
Charles and the Chesterfield Afternoon Tea: A Family London Tea HouseHaving afternoon tea is something that everyone should experience when visiting the UK. Our first family afternoon tea adventure was at the Chesterfield Mayfair hotel in London, England. We decided the Charles and the Chesterfield Afternoon Tea was the perfect family friendly London tea house.1
10 Things to Know Before Visiting Lisbon, Portugal for the First TimeAre you thinking of visiting Lisbon, Portugal? The charming cobbled streets, brightly colored, tiled buildings, fantastic food and breathtaking views are just a few of the reasons Lisbon should be on your bucket list. If visiting for the first time, we put together a list of 10 things to know before visiting Lisbon.
NCL Cruise: Norwegian Spirit Inside Stateroom ReviewOur first time sailing with an interior stateroom was on the Norwegian Spirit, so I wanted to share information and photos to help other cruisers pick the best stateroom for their needs. We've laid out the features of the NCL cruise: Norwegian Spirit inside stateroom including the bathroom, and storage options.
20 Things to Pack for a Cruise: Plus Printable Packing List for CruiseWhile on a recent cruise, I started putting together a packing list for cruise vacations. These are things that are always in our suitcase when cruising or things that I forgot to pack and kicked myself about later. Even if you're a veteran cruiser, you may find a few of these things to pack for a cruise useful.1
Sintra Travel Guide: Everything You Need to Know About Visiting SintraRoyalty, wilderness and whimsy come together in the enchanting Portuguese city of Sintra. To help plan your trip we put together a family-friendly Sintra travel guide. Between the opulent palaces, castles and breathtaking landscape of the Serra da Sintra National Park, you may just find yourself not wanting to leave!
10 Most Instagramable Spots in Nice, France: Photos to Inspire Your VisitNice is a beautiful city full of sunshine, brightly colored buildings and a sparkling sea. While most of the city is picture perfect, we picked 10 of the most instagramable spots in Nice to help make your Instagram account pop. Check out some of our favorite Nice, France photos to inspire your visit.
What to See in Oslo, Norway with Teens | Plus Fun Things to See in OsloWondering what to see in Oslo, Norway? Traveling with a tween, a teen and my parents, we had to do a lot of research to ensure we were visiting places the entire family enjoyed. We've included all our recommendations for things to see in Oslo in just 24 hours as well as accommodation and food ideas.2
Suggested Itineraries for Stockholm, Sweden | 48 hours in StockholmIf you only have 48 hours in Stockholm, you'll be able to see a great deal of the city in such a short amount of time. We put together suggested itineraries for Stockholm, Sweden that will be perfect for teens, tweens, their parents and grandparents.1
Things to Do and Tips to Travel Helsinki, Finland with Teens and TweensHelsinki is a cool mix of old and new, family friendly, and is extremely easy to navigate via public transportation. If you’re visiting for the first time, we put together a list of things to do, places to eat, how to arrive and more tips to travel Helsinki with teens and tweens. We had the 72 hour Helsinki Card and highly recommend ordering yours online in advance to save money.2
Balcony Vs Inside Staterooms - Cruise Vacations Tips to Pick Your RoomTo help new cruisers pick the best category, we've put together a list of pros and cons for each as well as compare sizes of NCL's inside and balcony rooms. Hopefully these cruise vacations tips will help you pick the best stateroom category.1
The First-timer's Guide to Visiting Cancún and the Riviera Maya - Our Family TravelOne of our favorite places for a beach vacation with teens is the Mexican state of Quintana Roo on the Yucatán Peninsula–also known as the Riviera Maya. The Riviera Maya offers gorgeous beaches, winter sunshine, fascinating historical sites, and warm and welcoming people. And the food is amazing! We were lucky enough to spend a4