Other than traveling somewhere with spotty WiFi there are better ways to keep your kids off their devices while you travel. Check out these family trips ideas and destinations to keep your kids busy and give them something worth putting down the phones for.
It’s easy to believe in myths and heroes in Greece — even in the hot, vibrant mess of modern Athens, a 5,000-year-old city currently reinventing itself as Europe’s capital of creativity. From delicious Paros to mystical Patmos and hidden-away Zakynthos each of the Greek Islands is its own, distinct world. But don’t overlook the mainland, where ancient ruins and Byzantine monasteries are hidden among forests, lakes and snowy peaks. As Aristotle said, 'Adventure is worthwhile'.
When it comes to beach vacations European seaside towns usually don't spring to mind. But these beaches offer more than just a pretty view and a stretch of sand. From coast-to-coast you will find stunning scenery with a mix of history and culture. The best part? It's easy to add on a quick trip to a neighboring European capital for a little city excursion, too.
Whether you’re taking a trip to Europe this summer for real - or just in your mind - you can still enjoy the culture through Europe’s wonderful wine offerings. Since summer is coming (in theory anyway!), warmer temperatures usually drive people to white wine which is the focus of these selections chosen by Houlahan Travel's wine expert, Stacy Dalton.