Spring Break Planning Party and Family Travel Open House!

Summer is almost over (sigh!), kids are heading back to school (yay!)… which means it’s time to start thinking about the year ahead. And this includes your family vacations! September is the best month for families to plan and book fall break, Thanksgiving, holiday and Spring Break travel. And I’m here to help! If you are Read more about Spring Break Planning Party and Family Travel Open House![…]

Coast to Coast Mexico Itinerary for Families

Mexico is one of the most popular family vacation destinations for my clients. Between easy air access, beautiful beaches and a warm, kid-loving culture, Mexico is an easy option for a relaxing beach getaway. However, I was recently contacted by a lovely family looking to really see and experience Mexico. No all-inclusive resorts for this Read more about Coast to Coast Mexico Itinerary for Families[…]

Best Costa Rica Villas for Families

Costa Rica is a fabulous family vacation destination. Between the amazing beaches and unique jungle experiences (sloths! howler monkeys!) it’s perfect if you’re looking for something a little different for your next beach vacation. Most of my clients do a combination of Arenal in the northern part of the country, which is where you can Read more about Best Costa Rica Villas for Families[…]

5 Good Reasons to Charter a Yacht in the Caribbean with Kids

Increasingly, my clients are looking for a vacation experience that is more exciting, more adventurous, than the easy resort vacations they enjoyed when kids were babies. Often, these families start looking at destinations like Costa Rica or Belize, where it’s possible to combine jungle adventure and wildlife with some relaxing time at the beach. Chartering Read more about 5 Good Reasons to Charter a Yacht in the Caribbean with Kids[…]

Round Hill Jamaica with Kids

While villas often make the most sense for large family groups planning a beach vacation together, sometimes having access to resort facilities can really elevate the vacation experience. Particularly with younger kids, amenities like a kids club, event programming and a variety of dining options can really enhance the vacation experience. While villas often make Read more about Round Hill Jamaica with Kids[…]

visiting the mayan ruins in guatemala with kids

Visiting the Mayan Ruins in Guatemala with Kids

Central American countries like Belize, Costa Rica and even Nicaragua are very accessible, especially for families. So it’s not surprising that many of my clients are shocked to learn that nearby Guatemala is NOT a very easy destination to explore. Here, the tourism infrastructure remains largely undeveloped.  While the local culture is vibrant and colorful, hotels Read more about Visiting the Mayan Ruins in Guatemala with Kids[…]

Family Friendly Surf Vacation Destinations in Mexico

Over the past few weeks I’ve had several families ask about surfing in Mexico and Central America. While an easy, all-inclusive vacation is the perfect relaxing getaway for families with very young children, and the kids get older families increasingly look for fun activities that will keep everyone engaged and happy while also getting in Read more about Family Friendly Surf Vacation Destinations in Mexico[…]