Category: Travel

Two Fabulous Family Resorts at Universal Orlando Resort

Make the most of your Orlando getaway by booking the family for a fun-filled vacation at one of Universal Orlando Resort’s exciting hotels. Each resort has transportation to the Citywalk and the Universal parks and comes with perks for guests such as early admission to the Wizarding World of Harry Potter. The two newest and most affordable resorts to join Loews Portofino Bay Hotel, the Hard Rock Hotel and Loews Royal Pacific Resort are Loews Sapphire Falls Resort and Cabana Bay Beach Resort. Within walking distance to the parks, Loews Sapphire Falls Resort looks and feels like an island paradise....

Read More

The Kids are Restless #GreatWolfLodge

I think we’re all pretty tired of the cold and snow, but we show it in different ways. My husband and I sigh when we look outside and choose not to venture into it unless we have to. My dog lays in front of the door, but if you open it for him he immediately retreats to his kennel. And then there’s my kids. The kids have gone off the deep end! School mornings are filled with tears and fake illnesses. After school until well after bedtime my kids are wound up. They’re restless and they need something to...

Read More

Are you flying this spring break? Follow these security screening tips

If you’re like the thousands of Canadians who will take to the air for a vacation this spring break, the Canadian Air Transport Security (CATSA) has advice that will help you go through security in no time. Family friendly tips Good news! When you’re travelling with children under the age of two, you can bring liquids such as milk, breast milk and juice that exceed the 100ml restrictions in carry-on baggage. Just have the containers ready to present to screening officers for a quick inspection. For older kids, solid foods such as apples, granola bars and sandwiches can go...

Read More

Disney World Vacations Made Simple

I spend what most people would consider an unreasonable amount of time thinking about Walt Disney World, and as a result I’ve become very familiar with the process of planning a Disney vacation. If you are planning your first visit to Disney World, or if it has been a couple of years since you were there last, here are some important tips to make your visit the best it can be. Know what to expect at Disney World Disney World consists of four theme parks, two water parks, Downtown Disney, ESPN Wide World of Sports and several resorts. You...

Read More

10 Family Friendly Activities in Florida

Florida is a popular destination for Ontarians and others around the world, but they may be missing out on some of the fabulous family activities available in the Sunshine State. Here are ten family friendly activities you can find throughout Florida. Disney World. This is likely the most popular family activity in Florida and there’s good reason for it! Perfect for all ages, Disney has something for everyone including rides, shows, characters, education, animals and great food! With four parks to visit (Magic Kingdom, Hollywood Studios, Epcot and Animal Kingdom) I recommend a visit of at least 4 days...

Read More

Magic and Thrills at Universal Orlando Resort

When you have a family with vastly different interests, it can be a little challenging to find things to do that everyone enjoys. Universal Orlando is one of the places that works for my whole family. There are thrill rides and rides for the less adventurous. There are shows and characters and fun areas to visit, so we never run out of things to do. Even though I love to visit Universal Studios with my children, I also like to visit without the kids. My husband and I have escaped for a weekend of fun at Universal and recently...

Read More

About Family enRoute

Family enRoute is a family travel resource that focuses on travel with children, multi-generational travel and couples getaways throughout the world.

Join the Community

Join the Family enRoute Travel Community on Facebook to ask travel related questions, find travel deals and chat with other traveling families.

Follow me on Twitter

Follow Me on Instagram

  • I had no idea there was pole dancing at Canada's Wonderland! #CanadasWonderland #CWBestDay

Follow on Instagram

Latest Video