Three Days in Kanchanaburi with Kids

Kayaking under the River Kwai Kanchanaburi Thailand

Kanchanaburi is best known as the home of The Bridge over the River Kwai, but we chose to visit there on our Thailand family vacation for the amazing outdoor activities. In our three days in Kanchanaburi with kids (aged 3 & 5), we were able to do our three favorite outdoor activities; hiking, biking and kayaking.

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3 Days in Ayutthaya with Kids

Wat Chai Wattanaram in Ayutthaya Thailand with Kids

Ayutthaya is the former capital of Siam and was once one of the world’s most important cities. It was nearly destroyed by a Burmese attack in 1767, but we are fortunate that enough temple ruins remain to give us a feel for what this incredible city was like in its prime.

We spent 3 days in Aytutthaya with our two kids, aged 3 & 5, during our family trip to Thailand in December. We were a little worried about the temples being too boring for them, but they never complained once.

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A Family Friendly Chiang Mai Bike Tour

Family cycling tour in Chiang Mai Thailand

Chiang Mai is blessed with a beautiful, mountainous Northern Thailand setting. This means that in addition to the cultural activities, there are plenty of excellent outdoor activities as well. During our family trip to Chiang Mai, we achieved this with a Chiang Mai bike tour in the countryside. Our kid-friendly bike tour through the countryside was a real highlight of our time in Chiang Mai with kids.

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15 Easy Bike Trails for Kids in Utah

Best Utah bike trails for kids

Utah is one of the best places for biking with kids. Whether you’re looking to introduce kids to trail riding or just want a nice leisurely paved bike trail, you can find it all in Utah

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Visit Invermere with Kids

invermere activities for kids

With an envious lakefront location nestled in the heart of the mountainous Columbia Valley, it’s no wonder families love visiting Invermere with kids.

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Revelstoke with Kids

kid-friendly Revelstoke Mountain Resort hikes - Bottoms Up Trail

We live near Banff National Park, so we are used to world-class Rocky Mountain scenery and outstanding kid-friendly outdoor activities. Given how amazing our own backyard is, we were curious to see how much we’d enjoy a week-long family vacation to Revelstoke, BC. With amazing scenery and so many fun things to do, we loved visiting Revelstoke with kids.

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8 Easy Revelstoke Mountain Biking Trails

easy mountain biking revelstoke for kids at mount macpherson

Revelstoke is quickly becoming one of the best places to go mountain biking in British Columbia. With awesome lift-assisted downhill mountain biking at Revelstoke Mountain Resort and Mount Macpherson (a huge area for mountain biking near Revelstoke), there are tons of reasons to mountain bike in Revelstoke.

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6 Things to do in Chiang Mai with Kids

two small kids have fun looking at temples in Chiang Mai Temples on a family trip to Thailand.

We had been to Chiang Mai without kids, at a time in our lives when it was easy to be backpacking in Thailand. It was such a quick trip to Chiang Mai, we felt we hadn’t really “seen it”.

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One Day in Lucca with Kids

Climbing the stairs to the top of Torre della Ore was one of our top things to do in Lucca for kids

Lucca, Italy is known for its massive, well-preserved city walls which surround a historic Old Town, lined with charming cobblestone streets. Although it can be visited in a day, if you are visiting Lucca with kids, we recommend spending a night or two to give you one full day in Lucca.

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The Island of Elba with Kids

Discover the best beaches on Elba Island

You will love visiting the Island of Elba with your kids. Isola d’Elba is the third largest island in Italy with over 100 beautiful beaches to visit. Elba Island is also where Napoleon Bonaparte was exiled (which apparently the whole world knew, except us!).

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