I just got back from Playa del Carmen a few weeks ago! It was amazing. I was a bit dubious at first as I thought there wouldnt be much there as everyone else seems to go to Cabo or Cancun but it was great fun! Still quite a few restaurants, bars, clubs so theres a lot to do in the evening but the beach wasn't as busy as Cancun! I went on a daytrip to Isla Mujeres as well. I definitely need to invest in a house over there when I win the lottery!
Miles of beaches, endless luxury accommodations and a nonstop party atmosphere in Cancun have transformed this once sleepy village on the Yucatan coast into one of Mexico's most popular tourist attractions, particularly during spring break.
Gingerbread cookies, cackling warm fireplaces, mistletoe, the smell of fresh pine needles, snowmen, downhill sled races, red noses; all of these things embody the holiday spirit, and each are integral pieces of what makes winter time so great. But no winter is complete without a couple good family i... read more
January is Learn to Ski and Snowboard Free Month, yet many resorts don't actually provide free lessons for newbies (though some offer Passport Programs for 4th, 5th and 6th graders at no cost, and throughout the entire winter). Still, there are plenty of inexpensive packages for the whole family to ... read more
A snowstorm means different things for different people. For kids, it's a day-long retreat from the woes of geography, Shakespeare and, even worse, algebra. But for parents, it can be a bit nerve-racking. Thinking of interesting and action-packed activities to help keep your school-aged crew happy a... read more