Family Vacation

9 Reasons We're Staycationing This Year

Posted 08.31.2016 | Canada Living

Nine reasons we’re opting for a Canadian excursion instead of a foreign adventure this year.

Apps That Will Make Travel Easier

Posted 10.07.2016 | Canada Living

Phone apps you need to download before you travel. From the AOL Partner Studio.

9 Reasons The Suite Life Is So Sweet

Posted 09.27.2016 | Canada Living

Staying in a hotel is seriously one of the best things ever. It’s a fact of life that rarely gets the attention it deserves. That’s why we partnered with Hilton -- to remind you of life’s suitest pleasures.

A Thrilling Family Travel Adventure In PEI

Erin Silver | Posted 08.22.2016 | Canada
Erin Silver

I wanted to take my kids on a trip. Somewhere, anywhere in the world. I've always loved to travel, and one of the things about having kids is that tra...

Ontario Teen Calls 911 Saying She Was Forced To Go On Vacation

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 08.22.2016 | Canada

A 15-year-old girl called the emergency line last Tuesday while at a rental cottage in Trent Hills, near Belleville.

Dads, This Is For You: The Ultimate Camping Checklist

Posted 08.22.2016 | Canada Living

Pin this camping checklist to your walls, dads. From the AOL Partner Studio

Being A Single Parent Won't Stop Me From Showing My Boys The World

Erin Silver | Posted 07.25.2016 | Canada Parents
Erin Silver

I want my kids to get a taste for travel. I want them to experience life. To not be afraid to try something new. I want to have memories with them. I want to have done things. Why should I allow my personal situation (being on my own with two boys) scare me into not taking a risk?

Untold Stories Of Quebec City's Greatest Attractions

Posted 07.07.2016 | Canada Living

The untold stories of some of Quebec City's most impressive landmarks.

Pssst...5 Secret Attractions In Québec City

Posted 06.28.2016 | Canada Living

There’s the attractions everyone visits while in Québec City and then there’s these hidden gems

Québec City's Nature Excursions Will Blow Your Mind

Posted 06.23.2016 | Canada Living

Nothing is better than chasing waterfalls, traversing bridges or taking sunset strolls alongside wild animals in one of Quebec City's nature attractions.

Stress-Free Vacation, Here We Come!

Posted 04.15.2016 | Canada Living

With advanced planning, a solid itinerary and these tips, you'll have a stress-free family vacation.

Have A Whale Of A Time Whale-Watching

Posted 04.15.2016 | Canada Living

Five ways to have a whale of a time while trying to catch a glimpse of Shamu.

What To Pack For A Vacation With Friends

Rhonda Scharf | Posted 12.01.2015 | Canada Travel
Rhonda Scharf

While there are a million other things to pack (passport, toothbrush, etc.), these are the things that affect your roommates more than they affect you. We are a world filled with people that only think about themselves. Don't let that be you -- think of others and pack with them in mind!

48 Hours in Los Angeles - With Kids

Amanda Blakley | Posted 09.13.2016 | Canada Travel
Amanda Blakley

Los Angeles is a sprawling city full of low strip malls, palmed avenues, film studios and over-crowded attractions, BUT that SoCal living is still so sweet. The city's full of beautiful parks, kid-friendly hikes, beaches (oh so many beaches!) and hip vegan restaurants with high chairs -- A great destination for the adventuring family.

Best Cost-Saving Secrets At Disney World

The Huffington Post Canada | Isabelle Khoo | Posted 07.28.2015 | Canada Parents

A trip to Disney World in Orlando is bound to be expensive in the summer. That’s why Jamie Beckman, the senior editor of Budget Travel, is sharing t...

Best Life Hacks For Family Road Trips

The Huffington Post Canada | Kristy Woudstra | Posted 11.19.2015 | Canada Parents

We found the best life hacks to occupy your kids in the back seat and to keep your vehicle (relatively) clean.

5 Creative Ways Parents Are Making Friends On Planes

The Huffington Post Canada | Isabelle Khoo | Posted 06.29.2015 | Canada Parents

Parents can ease they're travel anxiety with these the five creative methods for making friends on planes. Your co-passengers will love you!

These Kids Will Have You Second Guessing That Trip To The Beach

The Huffington Post Canada | Isabelle Khoo | Posted 06.26.2015 | Canada Parents

Kids can get up to all sorts of trouble when you’re not looking! Just watch the video above for the most amusing kid fails at the beach. It just mi...

Family Vacations Gone Horribly, Horribly Wrong

The Huffington Post Canada | Kristy Woudstra | Posted 04.28.2015 | Canada Parents

Taking holidays as a family is a recipe for awkward moments and cringe-worthy photos. Just check out these Awkward Family Photos! To see more aweso...

How Your March Break Can Break the Chains of Child Labour

Debbie Wolfe | Posted 05.12.2015 | Canada Impact
Debbie Wolfe

Canadians travelling to warm spots this March Break may be approached by child labourers selling trinkets or souvenirs. In El Salvador, this young girl carries heavy basket of water bottles to peddle to tourists. So what should Canadians do, if they encounter a child who seems to be in danger? Many of us are so concerned about misreading a situation, or imposing our own Canadian views on another way of life, that we do nothing. We may comment about how sad the situation is, and then move along.

4 Unforgettable Places to Enjoy Family Fun in the Sun

Merry Kuchle | Posted 04.21.2015 | Canada Travel
Merry Kuchle

Winter is hanging on with all its might this year. Pictures of the snow ravaged Northeast remind me that Spring is still far away. Wondering where to go this year to get your fun in the sun? Here are a few family friendly options that will leave you refreshed, warm and give your family memories that will last a lifetime.

Financial Planning for Your Family Vacation This Summer

Sarah Twomey | Posted 10.08.2014 | Canada Business
Sarah Twomey

This summer has been mostly go-go-go for the family. With school just around the corner, Jill and Joey want some adventure away from home. But can the Does afford it, considering all their recent expenditures? There must be activities that will help them stretch their "kid-fun" dollars, right?

How To Plan An Environmentally-Friendly Family Vacation

Lisa Borden | Posted 09.28.2014 | Canada Living
Lisa Borden

Travel is an indulgence that adds weight to my family's grand efforts at living lightly. I make sure that my conscious habits travel with us no matter where we venture. Keeping strong environmental values is even more challenging when on the go, but everything is better when you've planned ahead. Remember, as a green community, we aren't about easy and convenient.

Spend the Summer in Your Family Tree

Lesley Anderson | Posted 09.22.2014 | Canada Living
Lesley Anderson

For me, family history was always a great summer activity for the whole family, especially on rainy days or quiet evenings after a day of basking in the sun. Researching your family history and building your family tree is a way for kids to learn about where they come from. It also allows you to do something meaningful with your time and create memories that last a lifetime.

Top 10 Tips for Epic Family Bonding This Summer

Deri Latimer | Posted 08.07.2014 | Canada Living
Deri Latimer

Are you heading out on vacation soon? Do you want a little family bonding to occur while you are away? It requires "letting go" -- letting go of control, letting go of expectations, letting go of limiting beliefs, letting go of those things that prevent...well, bonding.