There’s a saying about traveling with kids: It’s not a vacation, it’s a trip.
And while you could leave them at home with grandma and grandpa, the truth is you don’t really want to. We know you want the kids to come along so you can travel as a family — if only it wasn’t so hard sometimes.
We’ve come up with a few vacation ideas what can make your winter family getaway a trip and a vacation.
A family ski trip always sounds like a great idea – hours each day in the great outdoors, fresh air and exercise, followed by hot cocoa and evenings by the fireplace.
But more often than not, family ski trips end up like this: Parents covered in sweat dragging ski gear around the mountain, children terrified to be on skis for the first time and astronomical bills.