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Introducing Twist! A New Spin on Family Travel. Bursting with family travel goodness, tips, and destination inspiration.

Introducing Twist! A New Spin on Family Travel

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I’m delighted to introduce you to a brand new magazine dedicated to showcasing a fresh new spin on family travel. Bonjour Twist Travel Magazine! Twist is bursting with articles from fabulous family travel writers from around the world, including yours truly. From kid-friendly recipes to Rome gelato tips and destination advice, the premiere spring edition of Twist is your guide to exploring new and familiar places with your loved ones. Twist Magazine I’m so excited to be working alongside some of my favorite travel…

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Comfort, support, and fashionability are just a few of the eight reasons why Birkenstocks are among the best shoes for travelling that you can buy.

8 Reasons Birkenstocks are the Best Shoes for Travelling

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A lifetime of travel has taught me a few important life lessons. One of the most critical is that comfort on the road is no small deal. Finding the best shoes for travelling is a big factor in achieving a level of comfort that will keep you going down miles of cobblestone alleyways or theme park streets on your travels. While they may not be the only shoes to grace your feet on a given journey, Birkenstocks should become your go-to travel shoe. Overall…

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Keep your precious family travel bags from being lost in the crowd. Stick it to lost luggage with a new handy, dandy Mabel's Labels Travel Pack.

Stick It to Lost Luggage! with Mabel’s Labels Travel Pack

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An experienced family traveller goes to great lengths to ensure precious personals are safely stowed in suitcases and bags for travel. While those bag contents are unique, too many of the suitcases going round and round the airport carousels are black, carbon copies of each other. But there is a way to stick it to lost luggage with a new handy, dandy Mabel’s Labels Travel Pack. Mabel’s Labels Travel Pack The go-to labels for moms everywhere, Mabel’s Labels comes to the rescue for family travellers. Their new, customizable travel…

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Elevate your winter ski getaway experience with champagne wishes and raclette dreams at Utah's luxury Deer Valley Resort in Park City. | winter travel

Champagne Wishes + Raclette Dreams at Luxury Deer Valley Resort

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Life isn’t all champagne, chocolates and cheese. But for skiers and luxury lovers, it can be. You can enjoy champagne wishes and raclette dreams galore – and so much more – at Utah’s luxury Deer Valley Resort in Park City. I’ve schussed and hiked a few luxury ski resorts in my time, but the incredible slope-side food and drink options at Deer Valley Resort were a revelation. The Resort is still family-owned, with managers who’ve worked their up the ranks and know each employee by name. In a Park…

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Getting a new adventurous perspective on life by zip lining in the mountains of Whistler for the Ford Bucket List Challenge.

Super Hero Bucket List Challenge with Ford Canada

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It’s not every day that you meet a genuine super-explorer, like Canadian Robin Esrock. Robin has travelled around the world, and is the author of The Great Global Bucket List. This colourful guide highlights unique travel experiences around the world.  I was thrilled by the invitation to meet Robin and learn of his curated custom bucket list challenge, in cooperation with Ford of Canada. But was I ready to take the Ford Bucket List Challenge with the new 2017 Ford Escape SUV? Well, of course! Along…

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