By Eileen Ogintz Gabriela Michel-Breitenstein is one hopeful mama. She is the fourth generation in her family to operate the 26-room Hotel Gletschergarten in Grindelwald, Switzerland. Her middle son Lars, 23, is hoping to be the fifth generation and is studying at the...
By Eileen Ogintz Where is the trail? Somehow, we took a wrong turn as we are hiking in the Swiss Alps. Our destination: the 15-room Hotel Obersteinbergthat can only be reached by a long uphill hike in the Swiss Alps in the Jungfrau region. Alpenwild Tours, run by...
By Eileen Ogintz ZURICH, SWITZERLAND — It could have been worse. That sums up the average flight experience these days. The TSA Agent who pulled my husband aside at Denver International Airport for an extensive pat down and bag search because some mysterious and...
During Western Week, Old Town Scottsdale AZ transforms into an authentic old west experience. It's a fun ride for the entire family. January 29-February 6, 2022. The post Western Week Family Fun in Scottsdale AZ appeared first on Taking The Kids.
The 31st annual International Snow Sculpture Championships presented by Toyota will return to Breckenridge from Jan. 24 - Feb. 2, 2022. The post International Snow Sculptures in Breckenridge CO appeared first on Taking The Kids.
The Covid-19 experts say we’re safest outdoors and can even take off our masks in most settings. So, you’re thinking, where can you take the kids safely for a winter or spring break that won’t bust the budget? The post Get Outdoors: It’s the Safest Place to Vacation appeared first on Taking The Kids.
Bison certainly won’t be the only animals you will see on a winter visit to Yellowstone, the nation’s first national park celebrating its 150th birthday The post Yellowstone (and other national parks) in winter appeared first on Taking The Kids.
The 4th Chicago International Puppet Theater Festival begins today with a line-up of contemporary puppet acts and artists from Chicago and the U.S. The post Chicago International Puppet Theater appeared first on Taking The Kids.
The American Museum of Natural History in New York has a wealth of resources online to help people learn how scientists study viruses. The post Tools Scientists Use To Study Viruses appeared first on Taking The Kids.
The 2022 edition of the world travel championship is set after a two-year pandemic hiatus. The 16th edition of The Global Scavenger Hunt is scheduled to take place over 23-days between April 22 and May 14 The post Global Scavenger Hunt returns after two years appeared first on Taking The Kids.
The Peninsula Hotels worldwide will celebrate Chinese heritage and ring in the Year of the Tiger on February 1. The Peninsula Chicago will present inspiring initiatives and special décor throughout the holiday, along with music, food and activities. The post Peninsula Chicago plans big Chinese New Year appeared first on Taking The Kids.
Marco has been cooking at Chaa Creek for years and is working to become a master chef. He will be cooking at the Masters Golf Tournament in Georgia in April. The post Cooking with a local master over an open hearth appeared first on Taking The Kids.