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[…]

Where to go for your family fall break beach vacation

I’ve spent the past week working on several family fall break beach vacation itineraries. Sure, school is just getting out for the summer. But busy parents are already planning for fun fall getaways!  For most families in the U.S, fall break falls in October, after a few months of school but before the Thanksgiving break Read more about Where to go for your family fall break beach vacation[…]

Where to Stay on Naxos Island with Kids

For families looking to combine a fun, relaxing beach vacation with unique culture and history, Greece is a fabulous option! The iconic historical sights of Athens and the warm Mediterranean culture combined with the bluest of blue waters around the Greek islands make for an amazing family getaway. This summer, I have several families traveling to Greece Read more about Where to Stay on Naxos Island with Kids[…]

Rancho Santana: The Best Nicaragua Pacific Coast Resort for Families

Nicaragua’s Pacific Coast is a hugely popular choice for my clients who are looking to explore somewhere a little different for their next family beach vacation. Here little rustic surf shacks line the coast, with a few wonderful new resorts sprinkled in between. It’s this absence of mass tourism combined with miles and miles of Read more about Rancho Santana: The Best Nicaragua Pacific Coast Resort for Families[…]

Punta Mita Family Vacation in Mexico

Punta Mita, located about a 40 minute drive north of Puerto Vallarta on Mexico’s Pacific coast, is a private peninsula and gated community that offers a beach experience drastically different to that of the most well-known resort areas nearby. I usually don’t recommend Mexico’s Pacific Coast to families for whom the beach is the most Read more about Punta Mita Family Vacation in Mexico[…]