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Our First Mother-Daughter Trip Overseas

In Europe On February 25, 2015 0 Comments

When was the last time you spent two weeks on vacation with your parents? When I was younger, of course, I could count on my yearly trips with… Read More »

Happy Mardi Gras!!

In Humor, North America On February 17, 2015 0 Comments

New Orleans (NO) is one of my favorite cities in the US and I’ve visited it more than any other city in the world! I’ve never had a… Read More »

Happy Mardi Gras!!

In Humor, North America On February 17, 2015 0 Comments

New Orleans (NO) is one of my favorite cities in the US and I’ve visited it more than any other city in the world! I’ve never had a… Read More »

Momentum Magazine feature on Travel with Aging Parents

In Magazine Articles & Other Publications, North America On February 15, 2015 0 Comments

In previous posts, I shared “Mom and Val’s Excellent Adventure” while filming in NYC for Momentum Magazine, a publication from my alma mater, Indiana University.   A helicopter… Read More »

REVIEW: Sleep No More in the McKittrick Hotel

In North America, Reviews: Shows, Restaurant, Bars, etc. On February 14, 2015 0 Comments

If you find yourself in New York City and are looking for a really bizarre (but awesome) show to attend, look no further than Sleep No More in… Read More »

Vetting a Travel Agent or Tour Operator

In Health/Medical/Safety Concerns, Reader Questions, South America On January 21, 2015 0 Comments

James from Houston sent me the following question: Your blog has inspired me to plan a trip (our first!) with my dad this summer. I want to hire… Read More »

Vetting a Travel Agent or Tour Operator

In Health/Medical/Safety Concerns, Reader Questions, South America On January 21, 2015 0 Comments

James from Houston sent me the following question: Your blog has inspired me to plan a trip (our first!) with my dad this summer. I want to hire… Read More »

Reader Question: Navigating the Airport with Children

In Multigenerational Travel, North America, Reader Questions On January 11, 2015 0 Comments

Bob from Michigan sent me the following question: My wife and I are planning a trip to Disney in Florida with our grandchildren. What advice do you have… Read More »

Traveling with Kids and Parents – What to Look for in a Destination

In General Considerations, Multigenerational Travel On December 18, 2014 0 Comments

In a 2011 study on multigenerational travel, Preferred Hotel Group found that 40% of the participants (20.8 million individuals or households in the USA) had, in the year… Read More »

Nature’s Fury: The Science of Natural Disasters opens TODAY at the American Museum of Natural History

In North America On November 15, 2014 0 Comments

Earlier this week, I had the pleasure of previewing the new exhibit at the American Museum of Natural History: Nature’s Fury: The Science of Natural Disasters, and WOW… Read More »