Blog • Page 3 of 32 • Our Whole Village

Browse our travel tips and inspiration.

OUR WHOLE VILLAGE BLOG

We’re already in the thick of the holiday season. This time of year presents unique challenges when it comes to honoring the tenets of conscious parenting. After all, stockings need to be filled, traditions honored, and gifts given. Before falling into the consumer craziness, consider taking a more conscious approach. How? With these meaningful Christmas gift ideas for kids.

November 19, 2021

Meaningful Christmas Gift Ideas for Kids

Christmas gift ideas for kids

Virgin Voyages “Scarlet Lady” made for an enjoyable 4-night cruise with two stops, including a Sea Turtle and Reef Snorkel.

November 11, 2021

Four Fun-Filled Days on Virgin Voyages’ Scarlet Lady

Virgin Voyages

Whether you opt for a mom solo getaway or make it a moms weekend away with several friends, there are many ways to steal a little “me-time” while taking a break from the daily hustle. The right mom getaway will leave you feeling rejuvenated, renewed, and ready to dive back into the “family circus.” Here are some ideas to inspire your travel planning.

October 6, 2021

Our Top 6 Picks for a Mom Getaway in the US

mom getaway

What to do on a Colombia vacation with kids? Enjoy fantastic explorations while discovering the best that the “gateway to South America” has to offer. From horseback riding to zip-lining, island hopping to Caribbean cooking classes, get ready for an exciting Colombia family vacation like none other.

October 3, 2021

Planning a Colombia Vacation With Kids

Colombia vacation with kids

Where to see fall foliage in the US this year? Your family has many incredible options, from the rolling hills of Vermont to the wine country of Oregon. Check out our seven favorites, best viewed between mid-October and early November.

September 29, 2021

7 Best Places to See Fall Foliage in the US

fall foliage

You can still plan last-minute fall getaways filled with memory-making experiences. When you choose the right location, enjoy picturesque scenery while indulging in family-friendly adventures. From whale watching to visiting wine country and scoping out fall foliage, great adventures await you and your family. Keep reading for tips to get you on track for the perfect autumnal vacation.

September 26, 2021

Fall Getaways You Can Still Plan for 2021

fall getaways

In Italy, your family will never lack for fun activities suited to every age and interest. And the best family vacation to Italy is customized based on your children’s ages and unique needs. With that in mind, let’s explore ways to make your family vacation to Italy both kid-friendly and parent-approved.

September 24, 2021

Family Vacation to Italy: Kid-Friendly, Parent-Approved Adventures

family vacation to Italy

National park vacations encourage your family to get active in the Great Outdoors while learning vital lessons about wildlife conservation and American history. Keep reading for surefire tips on making your family national park vacations more memorable.

September 6, 2021

Tips for Planning Family National Park Vacations

national park vacations

From spectacular train rides to private boat rides and sea kayaking, get ready for an exhilarating expedition like none other on a trip to Alaska for families. Along the way, relish opportunities to hike icefields, revel in stunning alpine vistas, appreciate the aurora borealis, delight in a dog sledding excursion, and much more. Here’s how to start planning the ultimate “final frontier” adventure.

August 27, 2021

Alaska for Families: Let the Adventure Begin!

Alaska for families

There are countless things to do in Paris with kids, from savoring world-famous Maison Berthillon ice cream on the Île Saint-Louis to pony rides and puppet theaters at the Jardin du Luxembourg. Here’s our perfect 7-day Paris for families itinerary to get you started.

July 21, 2021

Paris for Families: The Perfect 7-Day Itinerary

Paris for families