Things to Do in Merida Mexico — What to see, Do & Eat in the Yucatan

Visit Mexico’s Yucatan Peninsula and you’ll find so many things to do in Merida with kids…or without them. We travel with children, but Merida Mexico has something for everyone. In fact, the travel in the Yucatan Peninsula is great for any and all types of traveler: from grubby solo backpackers to adventurous families to retirees on […]

Top 15 Things to Do in Taipei (With Kids or Without) — Taiwan Travel Tips

There are so many things to do in Taipei with kids or on your own — including day trips from Taipei. If you’re interested in Asia, then put Taiwan on your list. And this list of fun things to do in Taipei is not just for families. Most of our tips can be enjoyed by just […]

Things to Do in Zaragoza – Zaragoza Hotels, Museums, Tapas & More

There are so many fun things to do in Zaragoza Spain — with kids or without. We last visited at the end of a month-long road trip through Northern Spain, and to tell the truth, I feared that the kids would be burned out. However, we found so many great things to do in Zaragoza that we ended […]

Things to Do in Odaiba with Kids: Odaiba Japan Travel

There are so many things to do in Odaiba with kids. If you’re planning some Tokyo family travel, then plan on spending an entire day in Odaiba Japan. Maybe even two days depending on your interests. Downtown Tokyo is an amazing place to explore, but eventually, you may want some sea air and open space. The […]

Best Things to Do in Tulum with Kids (or Without) – What to Do in Tulum

Here are the best things to do in Tulum with kids…or on your own. This little town on the Yucatan Peninsula has grown from a speck on the map to one of the coolest spots in Mexico. It’s also a great place for family travel in Mexico. Here we give you some of our tips […]

Things to do in Costa Blanca Spain with Kids: Spain Family Travel

Looking for things to do in Costa Blanca Spain with kids? When parents visiting Spain with children start looking for family-friendly activities, several obvious choices appear in their Google searches. I’m here to tell you what we would recommend. Things to Do in Costa Blanca Spain We enjoyed our visit to the Costa Blanca (“white coast”) region […]

Onsens in Tokyo – Bathing in Tokyo Hot Springs with Kids

No visit to Japan would be complete without going to the onsens in Tokyo and elsewhere in the country. A visit to hot springs in Tokyo is a great window into Japanese culture for kids…and for yourself. In my Japan Times column, we’ve covered Osaka onsens and onsens near Tokyo. In this week’s piece, I […]

Best Vietnamese Dishes & Food in Vietnam for Kids and Picky Eaters

From Vietnamese street food to Vietnamese fruit, there is plenty of excellent food in Vietnam for kids and picky eaters. Here are the best Vietnamese dishes for everyone you’re traveling with. Read on for what to eat in Vietnam, including Vietnamese side dishes, Vietnamese desserts, and a Vietnamese food list with pictures. The Best Vietnamese […]

Things to Do in Lanzarote with Kids — Canary Islands & Spain Family Travel

Have you been to the Canary Islands? You really should, and when you do, you’ll find lots of fun things to do in Lanzarote with kids. We just returned from a winter visit, and now want to go back in spring. Things to Do in Lanzarote with Kids Lanzarote and the other Canary Islands are Spanish […]

Fun Things to do in Asakusa with Kids – Tokyo Travel Blog

For most people traveling in Japan, at least one day is spent visiting Sensoji Temple and looking for fun things to do in Asakusa, Tokyo. Sensoji Temple has seared its impression on locals and tourists alike, and it’s imposing Kaminarimon Gate serves as one of the most prominent images of the country. Yet visiting Sensoji […]

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