15 Awesome Family Travel Destinations for 2023
Do you want to take your kids on an epic family vacation in 2023? There are so many incredible places to see in this world, it can be hard to decide where to go. Here are 15 destinations that would easily make for an epic family vacation in 2023.
Chiang Mai, the capital of northern Thailand, is one of the best family holiday destinations in Southeast Asia, according to Thailand Hill Tribe Holidays and I couldn’t agree more. There’s a plethora of activities for kids, and plenty for mum and dad to enjoy too. From its fascinating hill tribe villages and ethnic minority culture to elephant sanctuaries and waterfalls.
The only problem you’ll have is finding time to fit everything in! The area itself is very photogenic, surrounded by lush tropical forests and lofty mountain landscapes. There’s a lot to discover outdoors, and trekking is one of the
Should Travel Be Inexpensive?
Posted: 12/19/22 | December 19th, 2022
The term “budget travel” has long been synonymous with “cheap travel.” Finding deals, getting off the beaten path, eating at “non-touristy” (i.e. inexpensive) restaurants, and staying in hostels. The budget traveler is on a quest for a “local” experience at a low cost.
During the 2010s, the rise of sharing economy websites like Airbnb, increased competition in the travel industry, and the growing number of budget airlines offering long-haul flights made traveling on less a lot easier to do.
And travelers took advantage: global tourism rose from 946 million annual travelers to 1.4 billion over the past decade.
However, this spiraling growth created a lot of backlash among residents, as many destinations weren’t equipped to handle so many visitors driving around, clogging streets, and raising the cost of living. Plus, locals didn’t like feeling like they lived in a zoo, constantly being
Best Beaches In Galveston, Texas
Texas probably isn’t the first place that a lot of people think of when it comes to finding great beaches, but maybe it should be. Galveston alone has 32 miles of beaches, perfect for a quick dip in the ocean, a picnic lunch on the sand and even surfing if you’re feeling a little adventurous. There are also family friendly beaches, beaches that are perfect for fishing, and places where you can go for a little nature walking.
Start with East Beach where you’ll find the biggest and best parties in the world. This is one of the only beaches in the area where alcohol is completely legal, and some even say it’s encouraged. The beach hosts parties, bikini contests, and live concerts. They have space for 7,000 cars and admission is just $8 per car. Even if you just want to people watch, it’s well worth the
10 Things to do for Christmas in Paris
Paris is enchanting any time of year but particularly so around Christmas. There is something magical about seeing the city come to life with festive cheer and light up under the holiday season glow. With Christmas just around the corner, we thought it time to share the best ways to spend Christmas in Paris with you.
Post updated Nov 2022.
1. Christmas Shopping at Lafayette
This luxury department store is the best place to come Christmas shopping, not only because you can buy every one of your Christmas gifts under one roof but also because of the festive decorations. The enormous Christmas tree which hangs from the ceiling always take centre stage and is a sight to behold. This year the 27-meter high tree will hang upside down and will be decorated in rich colours with thousands of brightly coloured jewels.
2. Christmas Window Displays at Printemps
The window displays
A Guide to Routes, Accommodations and Tours
Gas up your sled and ride along Muskoka’s renowned snowmobile trails this winter. With some of Ontario’s most unbelievable scenery and over 1,000 kms of groomed snowmobile trails that link the northern and southern parts of the province, you won’t regret the decision to hop on!
Trail Tips & Trail Loops
When planning your trip, consider a midweek excursion if you can. Trails are quieter, conditions are better and rates for overnight snowmobiling packages are cheaper. For a complete look at the trails in Muskoka, visit the OFSC Interactive Trail Guide.
Photo credit: Craig Nicholson
To get you started, here are three self-guided tours we highly recommend:
Take the Lake Muskoka Magic Tour, a leisurely day ride (approximately 125 km) around the glorious Lake Muskoka. Start your tour at the Muskoka Wharf in Gravenhurst, just off trail C101D. There is ample room for trailer parking, so you