What The End Of Masks On Planes Means For Families

What The End Of Masks On Planes Means For Families

By EILEEN OGINTZ Tribune Content Agency Families flying with small children are rightly confused over this week’s lifting of the federal transportation Covid-19 masking mandate. A Florida federal judge ruled that the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s...
Taking the kids on spring break safely

Taking the kids on spring break safely

By Eileen Ogintz Tribune Content Agency Got your backpack? Reusable water bottle? Especially this year, consider getting outdoors for spring break. The more time you can spend outdoors, the safer you’ll be, public health experts suggest. But that doesn’t necessarily...
Vacation with ease – in Belize

Vacation with ease – in Belize

By Eileen Ogintz PLACENCIA, Belize — Conch carpaccio or shrimp fritters? We are having lunch on the terrace at Naia Resort and Spa on the Placencia Peninsula of Belize. It’s a private 200 acre reserve where we’re ensconced in our own bungalow. We step out onto...
Taking the Kids Annual Family Cruise Guide

Taking the Kids Annual Family Cruise Guide

June 7, 2022. Our annual cruise guide will be updated with more information for 2022 as available CRUISE WITH KIDS VACATIONS AND FAMILY-FRIENDLY SHIPS Cruising with kids is fully back for 2022 now that the CDC has lifted its warnings to avoid cruise ship travel...

Travel Weekly: Cruises push back on CDC

According to Travel Weekly, the cruise industry is hitting back at what CLIA called the “perplexing” decision to raise the travel warning for cruise ships to Level 4, directing Americans not to cruise.  “The decision … is particularly perplexing...