Author Bio:

Fiona Tapp is an experienced travel and parenting writer with bylines at Nat Geo, Lonely Planet, Forbes, TimeOut, The Atlantic, Slate, Parents and many more. A mom to one, she obtained her Master’s degree in Education and worked as a teacher and school administrator for 13 years before becoming a full-time freelance writer. See more of her work at www.fionatapp.com

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The Best of Iceland with Kids

Posted on: June 9, 2020

If you haven’t visited Iceland before you might incorrectly assume it’s purely a winter wilderness. However, visitors, especially from Canada, will likely find the winters fairly mild and the summers quite glorious. A country of immense natural beauty and dramatic landscapes, fit for movies, Iceland is also the perfect destination
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New Zealand: Where The Lambs Roam Free

Posted on: May 5, 2020

I am standing in a paddock at the Motatapu station near Lake Wanaka in the South Island of New Zealand. Surrounded by fluffy white sheep, I have a sheepdog whistle between my teeth, and I am trying my best to make any kind of sound at all. The farmer gives
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Family-Friendly Puerto Morelos, Mayan Riveria, Mexico

Posted on: January 24, 2020

When I think of the Mexican resort of Cancun, I picture college kids on spring break partying hard. So as a mom to an elementary school-aged child, it wasn’t on my list of ideal family-friendly spots. Thankfully, I had my eyes opened wide with a recent stay at the nearby
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Family Friendly Fun In The Turks and Caicos Islands

Posted on: December 26, 2019

Picture the endless white sands of Grace Bay Beach in the Turks and Caicos Islands and you probably think of honeymooners or even celebrities splashing about in the surf. After all, the Kardashians are a big fan of the region, and they did happen to be in town when I
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Run Away to Montreal Cirque Festival

Posted on: July 4, 2019

As one of the most exciting and unique North American cities, Montreal can always capture the imagination and make you feel as though you have taken a charming mini break in a European city. But visit in July and you’ll feel like you have entered a magical realm. From July
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Explore the Beach in Curacao, with Kids!

Posted on: June 17, 2019

You may not have heard of the southern Caribbean island of Curacao before, but it needs to be on your radar for a family vacation in the sunshine. Along with its sister islands of Aruba and Bonaire, the trio make up the Dutch, alphabet-inspired “ABC islands”, located just off the
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Must See Attractions on the South Shore of Nova Scotia

Posted on: April 19, 2019

The beaches of Nova Scotia provide the perfect traditional Canadian summer experience.   Enjoy life at the shore this summer by heading south to the coast along the UNESCO Southwest Nova Biosphere Reserve. Here on the south shore of Nova Scotia, you can relax with the family and enjoy long
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