Category Archives: Attraction Reviews

Family Friendly Attractions experienced first hand and reviewed for you.

IRTRA Petapa – Amusement Park Fun in Guatemala City

Who would ever think that amusement parks are the best places for a private guide to assist you? Especially when traveling as a single parent! Well that is exactly when I truly valued the private guide that INGUAT, Instituto Guatemalteco de … Continue reading

Visiting the Kids Museum – Museo de los Ninos in Guatemala City

With my husband working a lot lately, I wanted to do something different with my kids. I decided on a staycation, of sorts, to Guatemala City. We have been to Guate several times, however, I wanted to do the full-on … Continue reading

Climbing 740 Stairs to the Top of Piedra del Peñol, Colombia

As you drive to the entrance of the gargantuan rock face the first sign that greets you states boldly – The Best View in the World. Since I’ve been to many high vista points, some beyond spectacular, this to me … Continue reading

Things To Do in Medellin, Colombia – City Tour Part 2

Now that we know all about the metro system and culture of Medellin, Arthur and Eliana – my private guides from Medellin-Travel Tour Operator, took me to see the actual progress of the higher communities, the poor areas known as … Continue reading

Metro Medellin – The System That Changed the Face of The City Part 1

Having lived in several cities where people rely on metros, subways, Underground tube (whatever it’s called in each area) for work, going out and life – it came as a big surprise for me to learn that in Medellin there … Continue reading

Taking a Speciality Tour – Comuna 13 Medellin – A Must Do

What are Comunas? Comunas can be compared to the Favelas of Brazil. They are the ghettos, projects and forgotten areas of cities. Every city has them. But it is how the city manages to deal with them is what makes … Continue reading

Botero Plaza – Don’t Miss This Place – Medellin, Colombia

During my private Medellin City Tour, Botero Plaza was at the top of the list of places for us to visit. Botero has had a huge influence on the world, but the fact that he was born in Medellin, Colombia … Continue reading

What to See and What to do in Medellin – Medellin Private City Tour

Researching a place can you only give you so much dimensional input. After reading tons of facts about Medellin it was time to actually get my feet whet. Quick info on my Medellin trip: 1. This is the first time … Continue reading

Wondering What To Do in NYC with Kids – Visit the Children’s Museum of Manhattan

When I lived in NYC I never thought of it as a kid friendly city. The fact that I was single and childless helped reinforce that at every corner. However, when I first came back to visit with my two … Continue reading

Must Do In Hershey for the Whole Family – Chocolate World

Chocolate World – just those two words will get anyone excited. And when they are part of the Hershey adventure, it becomes that much more of a Must-Do experience when visiting Hershey. Before I take you an a photographic journey … Continue reading

Visiting Hershey Park, Pennsylvania – Find Out the Ins and Outs

The only true way for me to get my kids psyched and excited about going to Pennsylvania was the promise of spending an entire day at Hershey Amusement Park .  At this point the words ‘Amusement park or Theme park‘ are … Continue reading

Come On the Turkey Hill Experience – A Ride of a Lifetime

When doing research for upcoming trips I always start my process with posting in my favorite family travel groups I belong to on Facebook. It’s a great way to start the searches cause the majority of the moms in these … Continue reading

Amish Traditions, Amish Auctions and Life in Lancaster County, Pennsylvania

Traditions are interesting things. Most of us feel that we have them and live by them, but in reality they don’t rule or control our lives. The only real tradition my family and I follow is my incessant need to … Continue reading

Strasburg Rail Road and Family Lunch Break at Hershey Farm Restaurant, Lancaster County PA

Why do trains and railroads bring out adventure feelings in people? What is it about them? I’m yet to figure that out. However, I do see an underlining pattern when it comes to my searches for our upcoming trips. How … Continue reading

What Impressed My Family and Me Most About the Amish

Here’s a bit of weird info – I’ve had a desire to visit Lancaster County, or better known as home of the Amish people, for years. Yeah, I know, odd. Instead of dreams of tropical beaches, I want to check … Continue reading

Legoland Florida – The Rides – Way More Exciting Than You Would Think

Legoland Florida is a theme park for kids twelve and younger. Most rides are tailored to younger kids. However, you would be so surprised about some of the rides. Rides at Legoland Florida We’ll start with the baby rides. There … Continue reading

Playmobil Fun Park – A Great Day With Kids

Living in West Palm Beach we have the great benefit of living close to the only Playmobil Fun Park in the United States. And the best part – it is only $1 to enter. Do those types of prices even … Continue reading

Fun Facts About Crystal River Florida

Way before Crystal River was world famous for swimming with Manatee, it had a super rich history. Fun Facts about Crystal River Florida This tranquil community is known as the place “Where Man and Manatee Play.” There really is a … Continue reading

Miniland of Legoland Florida – A Must Visit Exhibit

Legoland has a one day or two day pass. We were there for the winter months and the water park was closed. Which would be a good reason to do the two day pass. That is before I discovered Miniland. … Continue reading

Legoland Florida – One Artistic Theme Park – Photo Essay

When we arrived to Legoland Florida, I was shocked to find out it was way more than just a typical theme park. I guess that comes with the territory when you visit the most famous building blocks maker in the … Continue reading

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