Monthly Archives: March 2011

New Travel APP – Travel + Leisure Family

I love magazines, which is a problem because I don't throw them away.  I keep them in a nice pile for future reference - to my husband's dismay. For this reason I have been thankful...

Airport Travelers Plagued By Luggage Problems

Packing for a family vacation can be a challenge, but when you stop and think about it, luggage is the bane of a traveler’s existence from start to finish. It’s one thing to cart around...

Harry Potter: The Exhibition at Discovery Times Square Opens April 5th

If you are planning a trip to NYC this Summer, you may want to add Harry Potter: The Exhibition at Discovery Times Square to your list of must-do's! The magic of Harry Potter swoops into...

Hotels are Getting Back in the Game With New Amenities

If you had the means to continue traveling through the recession, you probably noticed the dwindling selection of amenities, supplied in hotel rooms. The lotions and potions that were once supplied for every possible need,...

Report: Disney Planning Addition to Grand Floridian Resort

If rumors are true, Disney World's lavish Grand Floridian Resort & Spa, is about to become bigger! The Orlando Sentinel is reporting that the entertainment giant submitted a permit application to the South Florida...

The Perfect Beach Bag ~ reisenthel’s XL shopper!

A couple years ago while on vacation in Aruba, I came across a tote that I only bought because I liked it's pattern.  Quickly though, it became my go to bag for trips to...

Legoland Florida On Schedule To Open October 2011!

Families looking to vacation in Florida is Fall will have another attraction to add to their list. Legoland Florida, a 150-acre resort that will feature attractions designed primarily for children age 12 and younger, is...

Proposed Fee for Travelers Entering the United States

President Obama has submitted his proposed budget for 2012 which, if passed, will leave Canadian tourists with a sting in their wallets. The budget proposes a $5.50 fee for any traveler entering the United States...

Parents Benefit When Traveling With Children

It can be very freeing, to travel without the little ones.  Any couple, who has had the chance to get away for a few days, can attest to that.  But, there are advantages to...

Travel Review: Gran Bahia Principe Punta Cana

Palm trees swaying in the warm Caribbean breeze; salty, turquoise waves washing over white-sand beaches; the Gran Bahia Principe Punta Cana sets the ideal stage for your family’s winter break. Gran Bahia Principe is a...

Families Planning Playdates during Vacations

Kids today have a new way of making friends. It is through playdates that are crossing boundaries and happening while the family is on a vacation. The trend is growingly becoming popular with families who...

Delta Vacations Holds Walt Disney World Resort Week

Families looking to travel to Disney between travel between Mar 27 – Oct 1, 2011 can take advantage of up to $250 in savings through Delta Vacations...