Family Travel

MSU Science Festival Fun in Detroit and Lansing

The Michigan-wide celebration runs April 6-22, 2018. Get the scoop on what's happening in metro Detroit and beyond.

5 ‘Kindermoon’ Ideas for Families in Michigan

Hop on the 'kindermoon' bandwagon and enjoy one of these family retreats before your kiddo starts kindergarten.

All-Inclusive Resorts in Michigan for Families or Parents

Are you looking to get away with your family or spouse? Check out the all-inclusive resorts in Michigan for some family fun or alone time with your significant other.

Splash Universe, Avalanche Bay Indoor Water Park, More Springtime Fun

Don't let cabin fever get you down! Hit up nearby Splash Universe, Avalanche Bay or Sanibel Island, Captiva for some springtime fun.

Things to Do on Spring Break for High School Students

Spring break is quickly approaching. If you're like many parents of teens, you're probably busy looking for things to do on spring break for...

Safe Spring Break Destinations for High School Students

What can you do when your teen wants a spring break getaway, but you're not comfortable with the idea? Consider these safe spring break destinations for high school students.

Detroit Day Trip With Kids

Looking for some Detroit day trip ideas for your family? Here's an easy weekend itinerary that's sure to keep your kiddos entertained.

Places to Visit During Black History Month

These three locations – in Detroit, Cincinnati and Memphis – let visitors to immerse themselves in African-American history in honor of Black History Month in February.

Grosse Pointe Teacher Has Traveled to Every Country in the World

Social studies teacher and dad Rufus McGaugh recently reached a rare milestone: He's been to every country in the world. Metro Parent got his take on how travel is the best educator and why it's worth pursuing with your kids, too.

5 Family Vacation Destinations in Canada

Consider these family vacation destinations in Canada for your brood's next (somewhat) close-to-home vacation.

Winter Driving and Travel Safety Tips for Families

Keeping warm, safety-checking the car and other safe travel tips you need to know when your family heads off for vacation in the snow.

Michigan Sledding Hills in Ypsilanti, Holt and Traverse City

Winter wouldn't be complete without a day of sledding with the fam. Enjoy this wintertime activity at one of these three sledding spots in Michigan.