Brooklyn Walking Tour: Impressive Brooklyn Transformations   

Brooklyn paves the the way for all things hip, trendy, and edgy (while staying PC of course). Oftentimes, these new trends involve acts of repurposing, recycling, and reinventing. Think exposed brick and mason jars. After this Brooklyn walking tour, I learned that the borough’s act of repurposing extends further than originally thought. Here are a few times when Brooklyn really …

Top of the Rock or The Empire State Building?

View from the Top of the Rock.

When visiting New York City, there’s one essential question: Top of the Rock or The Empire State Building? If you can only choose one, my answer is Top of the Rock. But before you quit reading and purchase a skip-the-line Top of the Rock ticket, hear me out. This was a tough decision, but my rationale essentially boiled down to …

Five Must-See MoMA Exhibits You Can’t Miss

The Museum of Modern Art, also known as MoMA, features some of the world’s most famous artwork. Here are a few pieces from the incomparable museum that you can’t miss on your next visit: 1. Campbell’s Soup Cans You’ve seen it on shirts, on Instagram, and on coffee mugs. You’ve seen various iterations of the work on the Internet and …

Gaelic Football: What Is It and Where to Catch a Game

There’s probably already enough football confusion when you’re traveling through Europe — are people talking about American football with field goals and helmets, or European football, better known in the US as soccer? Well, Ireland adds another level of complexity to the mix: Gaelic football, the most popular spectator sport in the country. Gaelic football is an ancient sport specific …

Empire State Building Tickets: When Is the Best Time to Visit

  Be warned: this piece does not present a definitive answer as to when you should book your Empire State building tickets. Rather, as your adviser, I want to give you the pros and cons of visiting one of New York’s most famous sights at any point of the day. Taking photos, waiting in line, reading posters — the whole …

Cliff Diving In Split, Croatia

By: Gavin Moulton, a Let’s Go! researcher-writer “If you climbed these cliffs in communist times, you’d catch a bullet.” That was not the reassuring news I wanted to hear as I was about to jump off the edge of a cliff next to Yugoslav dictator Tito’s former villa, which is currently an active Croatian military compound. All manmade threats to my …

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Tips for Flying with Your Toddler

airplane flying with your toddler

Nobody ever said traveling with your young child would be easy, but it doesn’t need to be impossible! If you’re planning a trip that includes a long plane ride, try these tips and tricks to help make your journey with your little one just a little easier. Don’t let the fear of traveling stop you from enjoying any one of the thousands of exciting family-friendly activities around the world.

Best of the Caribbean: Great Family Excursions

Make your next Caribbean getaway great with these top family-friendly experiences, from the Dominican Republic to the Cayman Islands. Experience outdoor thrills at Bavaro Adventure Park, located near the Punta Cana hotels. Soar along zipline courses, scamper up ropes on a pirate ship, and fly over the jungle with friends on the Flight Simulator.