View at Basin Harbor Vermont

16 unmissable things to do in Vermont with kids (or without!)

Vermont often feels like an idyll of decades past, when trees outnumbered bricks and the land was carpeted in forest. It’s a state known for its cheese, maple syrup, ice cream, skiing and, of course, its famous senator. But what’s there to do with kids in Vermont? For us, it was one of our favourite … Read more

Kayaking with mantees at Crystal River

32 unmissable things to do in Florida with kids

Florida, the Sunshine State, is forever one of the world’s top destinations for a family holiday, and not just because of Disney. From pristine beaches to exciting wildlife encounters, and distinctly off-beat Floridan attractions, there are things to do for all ages. It makes for an epic family vacation. We haven’t been (yet!), so we … Read more

Christmas Castle at Magic Kingdom

10 unmissable things to do in Orlando with kids

We haven’t yet been to Orlando, so here’s a guest post from Micah Buffington, a working mum of three who blogs about family travel at Work. Play. Mommy. Micah visits Orlando often, so here are all her top tips for the best things to do in Orlando with kids… Our family loves visiting Orlando, Florida … Read more

Mai Khao Beach sunset

15 unmissable things to do in Phuket with kids

Phuket is one of the most popular places to visit in Thailand, but it’s not everyone’s cup of tea. In this guide, we lay out the pros and cons of a Phuket family trip and all you need to know to make the most of your time there. It’s your ultimate Phuket kids’ guide. Also … Read more

Koh lanta kids

30 unmissable Thailand family holiday ideas

Here’s your complete guide to the best Thailand family holiday ideas, put together by yours truly with help from other Thailand travel experts. It’s one of our favourite places for a family holiday… Is Thailand good for families? Thailand is one of the easiest and most fun places to visit with kids in Asia. The … Read more

Running on Long Beach

Koh Lanta: Kids and Family Guide

Koh Lanta is an absolute dream for families. I’m not sure I can think of a more perfect destination for somewhat bohemian parents looking to re-experience youthful backpacker memories of beachside bars and banana pancakes – albeit with kids in tow and not a ‘bucket’ in sight (if you know, you know!). Koh Lanta has … Read more

Things to do in Hawaii with kids - waterfall hikes

33 unmissable things to do in Hawaii with kids

Hawaii is the stuff of dreams – an out-of-the-way paradise, famous for its dramatic volcanic landscape, idyllic beaches, lush greenery and laidback lifestyle. It’s one of the most beautiful destinations on earth. If you’re planning a Hawaii family vacation, we’ve teamed up with expert bloggers to create an epic family bucket list of things to … Read more

Two kids looking at Mount Hood from Mount Tabor Park

31 fun things to do in Portland (OR) with kids

We’ve said it many times before, but we LOVE Portland. We feel at home there. It mostly comes down to the city’s creativity, evident through all its innovative food trucks, bold street art, liberal spirit and endless indy businesses. It’s a fun and inspiring place to explore. And it’s just as good for kids as … Read more

50 of the best things to do with kids in Bristol

I moved to Bristol in 2016 when our kids were but a dream. So my first posts on the city focused more on the grown-up offerings in Bristol. Now that dream’s alive and we have two little boys, I’ve become something of an expert on the best things to do in Bristol with kids. From … Read more

Things to do in Chicago with kids - Skydeck

14 unmissable things to do in Chicago with kids

A guide to the best things to do in Chicago with kids, including plenty of Chicago family activities that adults will love too. Is Chicago good for kids? Chicago is one of those places that seems to etch itself on a child’s mind. I think it’s partly due to the skyscrapers that must appear even … Read more