Category: Travel Desitnations

July 13, 2017 / Family Travel Tips

Machu Picchu with kids     This is going to be a long one, brace yourself. There is a LOT of good information here if you can endure my story telling and fragrantly bad humor. First of all don’t make the same mistake I did and let your spouse plan…

February 27, 2017 / Family Travel Tips

Venice with kids Our tour guide: We spent a lot of time researching “tour guides for kids in Venice” and after many hours of deliberation we chose Rossanna Columbo. She was easily one of the best, if not THE best, tour guides we have ever had with the kids. She…

February 3, 2017 / Family Travel Tips
December 12, 2016 / Family Travel Tips

Review of Tailor Made Tours Egypt   Strap in for a heavy-duty review. Don’t give up on me half way through here. This is a long review, you can skip the fun part at the beginning here and move right on to the “meat and potatoes” if you so choose…

November 7, 2016 / Family Travel Tips

Is Egypt safe to visit with kids?   Let me start by saying that safety is completely objective and your idea of “safe” may differ drastically from someone else, including mine. There is my disclaimer.   I searched the hell out of this particular question myself and I couldn’t find…

May 10, 2016 / General Travel
May 10, 2016 / General Travel

5 days in London with Kids Part 1 of 2 This is a two-part review. Part two is a top ten list because hey, who doesn’t like a good top ten list, and you can find that HERE.   Ah London, one of several places on earth where they speak…

April 24, 2016 / Family Travel Tips

Jigokudani Snow Monkey Park for Families   This is really a two-part review On the Shiga Kogen area so I highly recommend that you read the first part of this review before proceeding.   Jigokudani Snow Monkey park is a 3 mile or so walk through a pine forest in the…

April 4, 2016 / General Travel

Two Days in New York City With Kids   We live in the middle of nowhere. My wife has family in Washington D.C. and I have family in New England. Because of this we do far too much travel to the East Coast. We generally fly into DC, then drive…

February 26, 2016 / Tour Guide Reviews

Triplelights.com review     When I travel I typically I like to go my own way and figure things out for myself. However, when time to research or time on the ground are extremely limited I have found that a travel guide is indispensable. Recently I had the opportunity to…