If you’ve been contemplating your children’s first Disney trip, but want to make it as smooth and comfortable as possible for the whole family, check out these tips, rides, and attractions that have a little something for everyone.
The swathes of brightly colored fabrics, sequins, silks, and gold thread epitomize the beauty and exotica of Indian fashion.
You know that feeling you get when your kids insist they don’t need to use the potty at a rest stop, only to scream for it ten minutes later? Not so on the train!
Visitors can walk through the tunnels and have a nearly 360-degree view of fish swimming on the sides and overhead.
My husband and I recently “got” the chance to take a road trip with our now two preschoolers.
For those of you who may not know, Holi, also known as The Festival of Colors, is held every year, somewhere between late February and mid-March. It commemorates the end of winter and the beginning of Spring, with revelers throwing colored powder at each other.
As the influence of Chinese culture is very heavy in the Bay Area, it’s no wonder this parade and celebration is the biggest outside of Asia.
Once the doors closed, the elevator shot straight up over 1000 feet.
If you’re planning a trip to Canada and you are a US citizen you don’t need a visa to enter the country, but you will need your passport!
Just walking around and taking in the colors and sounds, not to mention the gorgeous views of the bay, Alcatraz, the Golden Gate Bridge, and of course sea lions, will be more than enough to fill the day, if not the weekend!
We chose not to go last year, as traffic was horrendous and would have turned the typical 15-minute drive into at least 1.5 hours long. We went on a weekday morning this time, and had the whole patch to ourselves!
Located in downtown San Francisco, this modern market sprawls over three city blocks, giving visitors the option of shopping outdoors under tents, or indoors in the Ferry Building Marketplace.
I’ve always wondered what it would be like to go onto a farm or an orchard and pick my own fruit. I’m big on healthy eating and buy local, fresh, and organic whenever possible. And just try to turn me away from a Farmers’ Market! So when some friends of ours invited us out to …
We were surrounded by small shops and boutiques displaying everything from jade statues, to pearl jewelry, to silk dresses, to herbal medicines.
We had family visiting us over the weekend and decided to go and see the iconic Golden Gate Bridge in San Francisco. Even though we have seen it before, I saw it for the first time through their eyes. The views really are stunning!
Before going to Ghirardelli Square in San Francisco, I salivated over what I might find there. If you watch The Simpsons, you’ll remember that episode when Homer daydreams about the Land of Chocolate. Something like that was dancing through my head leading up to our visit.
We are indulging in one more last-minute mini shopping spree before our flight tomorrow night. It’s really awesome shopping in India because of the currency exchange rate. You get much of what you would get in the US, but for far less. Here is some of what I came home with: