Tag: Boat

Northern Vietnam with Kids: From Hanoi to Halong Bay Adventure

Northern Vietnam with Kids: From Hanoi to Halong Bay Adventure

This post contains affiliate links. Embarking on a Vietnam family adventure with a multigenerational group in tow, including three kids, my partner Jeff, myself, and my parents, initially felt daunting. With a week to capture the essence of Vietnam and a desire to dive into 

Uncover Nikko’s Hidden Charms: A Tokyo Weekend Getaway with Kids

Uncover Nikko’s Hidden Charms: A Tokyo Weekend Getaway with Kids

This post contains affiliate links. Embarking on a long weekend adventure to Nikko, located just 125 kilometers north of Tokyo, was an exhilarating experience. With over 40 temples and shrines set against a stunning natural backdrop, Nikko offered an enticing blend of culture and outdoor 

Urban Adventure: Kayaking Through the Heart of Tokyo

Urban Adventure: Kayaking Through the Heart of Tokyo

Kayaking in downtown Tokyo? Are you serious? Yes, and it was an absolute blast! The Tokyo Great Kayaking Tour takes guests on one of three kayak trips along the canals and rivers of Tokyo. Situated in a perfect location on the banks of the Kamejima 

Exploring the Enchanting Island of Kaua’i: A Family Adventure Like No Other

Exploring the Enchanting Island of Kaua’i: A Family Adventure Like No Other

In the heart of our summer journey, with the anticipation of Japan ahead, we found ourselves captivated by the alluring landscapes and enchanting experiences of the Island of Kaua’i, Hawaii. We used our time on Kawau’i to soak up the beach but we did book 

Fall Boating on the Emerald Coast

Fall Boating on the Emerald Coast

While we are not full-time boating people, we certainly are not immune to the charm of being out on the blue water of the Emerald Coast. Summer boating is full of finding a cove to swim in, tubing and generally just trying to beat the 

The Secretly Awesome Tour of Mobile with WildNative Tours

The Secretly Awesome Tour of Mobile with WildNative Tours

The Secretly Awesome Tour of Mobile, operated by WildNative Tours, is a family-friendly two-hour boat trip through the harbor, the bay and the estuary. It is an incredible opportunity to see what makes Mobile unique and learn about industry and nature. It left us wanting 

Canoeing Blackwater River // Florida

Canoeing Blackwater River // Florida

This post contains affiliate links. On a beautiful fall weekend in October we joined some friends, who have older kids, on a canoeing trip at Blackwater River State Park. All our adventures as of late seem to be centered around water. The kids continue to 

Mermaids at Weeki Wachee Springs // Florida

Mermaids at Weeki Wachee Springs // Florida

Have you heard about the Mermaids at Weeki Wachee Springs State Park? A visit to this legendary park has been on our Florida bucket list since moving here a year ago. We finally stopped by in conjunction with a trip to Tampa. Weeki Wachee was 

Wakulla Springs Riverboat Tour, Florida

Wakulla Springs Riverboat Tour, Florida

Wakulla Springs is located just south of Tallahassee, making it a wonderful place to stop if you are between the Panhandle and any other part of Florida. Wakulla Springs is Florida’s deepest freshwater spring. It boasts plenty of infrastructure, making it perfect for a quick 

Southampton, U.K.

Southampton, U.K.

Prior to crossing the Atlantic on the Queen Mary 2 we spent a few days exploring Southampton, U.K. Upon our arrival on the same ship three years earlier, we bypassed the city, heading directly to London. This time we took the opportunity to enjoy a