What... (i.e. camp, dance class, birthday party)
Pick a NYMetroParents Region: All Regions   Manhattan    Brooklyn    Queens    Westchester    Rockland   Fairfield    Nassau    Suffolk  



     Home  >  Articles  >  Family Travel

search articles
search by
search by

Tips for Stress-Free Travel
Cancelled flights…lost luggage…delays and traffic…screaming kids. The list of challenges is endless. When it comes to travel, it seems that problems and delays are the norm, not the exception. The key is to be prepared for anything that comes your way. (read the story...)

Follow The Snow : A Skier's Guide
Eastern skiers delight in the mere dusting of flakes, and are willing to accept manufactured snow because of the ease of getting in the car. (read the story...)

Family Skiing In Southern Vermont
If you're looking to combine excellent skiing with charm, Mount Snow is the ticket. (read the story...)

Passports Required?
Passport requirements are back. The relaxation of rules that occurred this past summer when U.S. Passport offices could not keep up with demand expired on September 30. (read the story...)

Smooth Cruisin' : A Family Vacation Aboard a Disney Cruise
The beauty of a Disney cruise is that once you step on board, Disney’s magic staff handles everything for you. (read the story...)

Florida, 3 Ways: Luxury, Moderate and Budget Vacations
Find great places to go in the Florida in your price range. (read the story...)

Caribbean, 3 Ways: Luxury, Moderate & Budget Vacations
Find great places to go in the Caribbean in your price range. (read the story...)

Parent Paradise at Punta Cana
There is a universal look of contentment on the faces of parents at Club Med in Punta Cana, Dominican Republic. First-timers add a slightly stunned undertone - they are on vacation, with their kids, and having a great time. (read the story...)

Dallas: Living Large for Littler Travelers
For a city known to be big and sprawling, Dallas is surprisingly easy to navigate. (read the story...)

Summer Music at P.S.1
You can keep the family cool this summer while you warm up at P.S. 1 Contemporary Art Center in Long Island City. Warm Up 2007 is a summer series of live music and DJ acts that is a widely anticipated summer happening. (read the story...)

Biker Oasis
One of the pleasures of Fire Island is the car-free bike riding. But you don’t have to schlep all the way to Long Island to enjoy this kind of freedom. (read the story...)

The Cheese Stands Alone
The farmer in the dell may have disparaged cheese, but Vermont cheese makers are banding together in a “Cheese Trail” that can be the focus of a fun, if fattening, family trip. Farm animals and cheese, two of my daughter’s favorites, make for a great weekend in Southern Vermont. (read the story...)

Queens’ Dutch Treat
Time travel? It’s as simple as swiping your Metrocard and boarding a Brooklyn-bound L train. (read the story...)

Rocky Mountain Highs
Denver has the perfect blend of culture and the outdoors, in a setting that promises sunny days and moderate climate. I had this, and more — a huge thunderstorm with nearby lightning strikes — on a trip in July with my adventure-seeking 14-year-old, Sela. (read the story...)

Hands-on D.C.
One trip is never enough to see all that our nation’s capital has to offer families. Here are some museums that specialize in hands-on activities. Check them out on your next visit, or the one after that. (read the story...)

Where to: Celebrate July 4 in New York Area!
Family outings for young patriots! (read the story...)

Panama: The Next Eco-Destination
When you’re traveling with kids, you may want a bit of the exotic, but you also need to make sure you have the familiar. Panama offers the perfect combination. (read the story...)

Worth Howling About!
While America’s national parks boast old-growth trees, pristine wilderness and incredible wildlife, what goes on behind the scenes is equally as impressive — from a sustainability perspective. (read the story...)

Camping 101
Getting ready for your first family camping trip? Consider these tips before you go. (read the story...)

Indianapolis: A Charm for Children
More than you’d imagine! (read the story...)

Happy Birthday, Jamestown!
This year marks the 400th anniversary of the founding of Jamestown, Virginia, America's first permanent English settlement. (read the story...)

Victorian Vacation at the Shore
For many, a beach vacation requires little more than soft white sand and clean water. Cape May, N.J., offers that, plus a cute town filled with child-friendly restaurants, diversion for rainy days, and enough mini golf and arcades to ensure that kids won’t get bored. (read the story...)

Coconuts & Canoes: A Week in Paradise
Got a week and some visions of palm trees? The Caribbean may be closer, but Hawaii is our idea of the perfect family vacation destination. (read the story...)

Checking Out Childcare, while on vacation
Vacationing changes when a baby comes along — but most resorts offer a full complement of possibilities for child care. To ensure a positive experience, however, parents need to check out each program just as they would investigate a child care provider at home. (read the story...)

Paradise Found
The mega Atlantis Resort on Paradise Island, Bahamas, satisfies so many needs (except those of the budget traveler) that it seems niggling to criticize anything. (read the story...)

Result Page:  « Previous   (1  2  3  4  5)   Next »

Roslyn Pines Swim Club
P.0. Box 147
Roslyn, NY
Located in a prestigious North Shore residential c...

Champion Day Camp
175 W. Clarkstown Road
New City, NY
Every summer, old and new friends come together an...

Marcia the Musical Moose
New York, New Jersey and Connecticut
Guitar, Magic & Puppet Show! Specializing in ages ...

Captain James Russo
Center Yacht Club, 222 Old Neck Road
Center Moriches, NY
631-831-6859 or 631-281-1393

JCC Rockland
450 W. Nyack Road
West Nyack, NY
We pride ourselves on our ?Whole Child? approach t...

local zones


Nassau cont.


Suffolk cont.


Westchester cont.



Rockland cont.


Queens cont.


Brooklyn cont.


Copyright 2014 NY Metro Parents Magazine Site Design: THE VOICE