Family Travel With Colleen Kelly

Family Travel With Colleen Kelly

2013 - 2017, Travel
Travel writer Colleen Kelly explores family travel destinations in the U.S. and abroad.

Episode Guide

  • Family Travel With Colleen Kelly - The Best of Season 4 -- A Year of Traveling (Season 4 Episode 10)
    Season 4 Episode 10:

    The Best of Season 4 -- A Year of Traveling

    International destinations such as Scotland and Quebec City; U.S. sites include Shenandoah Valley in Virginia, Sevierville, Tenn., Tampa, Fla., Dallas, and others.

  • Family Travel With Colleen Kelly - Oxnard, California -- California, Here We Come! (Season 4 Episode 9)
    Season 4 Episode 9:

    Oxnard, California -- California, Here We Come!

    Whale watching in the coastal town of Oxnard, Calif.; a game of footgolf; Hollywood Beach Cafe.

  • Family Travel With Colleen Kelly - Dallas, Texas -- The Texas State Fair, City Sunsets, and Tex Mex (Season 4 Episode 8)
    Season 4 Episode 8:

    Dallas, Texas -- The Texas State Fair, City Sunsets, and Tex Mex

    Pumpkin Village; authentic Tex-Mex cuisine; Reunion Tower; state fair.

  • Family Travel With Colleen Kelly - Chattanooga, Tennessee -- Moonpies, Incline Railway, and the View of Seven States (Season 4 Episode 7)
    Season 4 Episode 7:

    Chattanooga, Tennessee -- Moonpies, Incline Railway, and the View of Seven States

    A visit to Chattanooga, Tenn., includes moonpies, rock climbing, and a ride on the world's steepest passenger railway; Rock City offers views of Tennessee's Smoky Mountains and six other states.

  • Family Travel With Colleen Kelly - Tampa Bay, Florida -- Cuban Cuisine and Swimming With Sharks (Season 4 Episode 6)
    Season 4 Episode 6:

    Tampa Bay, Florida -- Cuban Cuisine and Swimming With Sharks

    Cuban cuisine and local Cuban history in Tampa Bay, Fla.; Busch Gardens Tampa theme park; Tampa Theater; swimming with sharks at the Florida Aquarium.

  • Family Travel With Colleen Kelly - Shenandoah Valley, Virginia -- Luray Caverns, Water Parks, and Lavender Farms (Season 4 Episode 5)
    Season 4 Episode 5:

    Shenandoah Valley, Virginia -- Luray Caverns, Water Parks, and Lavender Farms

    Luray Caverns; White Oak Lavender Farm; horseback riding at Fort Valley Ranch; Virginia Safari Park.

  • Family Travel With Colleen Kelly - Scotland -- Loch Ness Monster, Highland Dancing & Games, and Achnagairn Castle (Season 4 Episode 4)
    Season 4 Episode 4:

    Scotland -- Loch Ness Monster, Highland Dancing & Games, and Achnagairn Castle

    Scottish games; haggis; traditional highland dances; ancient Achnagairn castle; touring Loch Ness.

  • Family Travel With Colleen Kelly - Quebec City, Canada -- Winter Carnival, Dog Sledding and the Famous Ice Hotel (Season 4 Episode 3)
    Season 4 Episode 3:

    Quebec City, Canada -- Winter Carnival, Dog Sledding and the Famous Ice Hotel

    Winter Carnival; Hotel de Glace, a hotel made of ice and snow, near Quebec City; snow tubing; dog sledding; maple syrup treats.

  • Family Travel With Colleen Kelly - Sevierville, Tennessee -- Dolly Parton's Hometown and Sweet Southern Charm in the Great Smoky Mountains (Season 4 Episode 2)
    Season 4 Episode 2:

    Sevierville, Tennessee -- Dolly Parton's Hometown and Sweet Southern Charm in the Great Smoky Mountains

    A visit to Sevierville, Tenn., includes adventure parks, shopping and some of Dolly Parton's local favorites.

  • Family Travel With Colleen Kelly - Columbia, South Carolina -- Southern Food, Watersports, Museums, and Baseball (Season 4 Episode 1)
    Season 4 Episode 1:

    Columbia, South Carolina -- Southern Food, Watersports, Museums, and Baseball

    A Southern brunch at Cafe Strudel; Doc's BBQ; feeding giraffes at the zoo; EdVenture Children's Museum; Congaree National Park; baseball game.

  • Family Travel With Colleen Kelly - Oahu -- Episode 2 -- Spectacular Surfing, Hawaiian History & Movie Set Tours (Season 3 Episode 11)
    Season 3 Episode 11:

    Oahu -- Episode 2 -- Spectacular Surfing, Hawaiian History & Movie Set Tours

    Kualoa Ranch's movie set tour includes the filming sites of "Jurassic Park" and "50 First Dates"; lessons in surfing, hula dancing and the ukulele.

  • Family Travel With Colleen Kelly - Panama City Beach -- Pirate Parties, Geo-Cache Treasures & Snorkeling Fun (Season 3 Episode 10)
    Season 3 Episode 10:

    Panama City Beach -- Pirate Parties, Geo-Cache Treasures & Snorkeling Fun

    Exploring Shell Island in Florida's Panama City Beach; a snorkeling encounter with starfish; Pirates of the High Seas Festival; helicopter ride.

  • Family Travel With Colleen Kelly - The Keys -- Episode 2 -- Beach Camping in Florida (Season 3 Episode 9)
    Season 3 Episode 9:

    The Keys -- Episode 2 -- Beach Camping in Florida

    An RV camping trip to Fiesta Key and Sunshine Key in the Florida Keys.

  • Family Travel With Colleen Kelly - O'Hare Airport, Chicago, IL -- Airport Travel Tips (Season 3 Episode 8)
    Season 3 Episode 8:

    O'Hare Airport, Chicago, IL -- Airport Travel Tips

    An inside look at Chicago's O'Hare Airport; security lines, packing, airport food and keeping children occupied while waiting for a flight.

  • Family Travel With Colleen Kelly - Florida Keys and Key West (Season 3 Episode 8)
    Season 3 Episode 8:

    Florida Keys and Key West

    A visit to Florida includes swimming with dolphins and touring the Turtle Hospital.

  • Family Travel With Colleen Kelly - Oahu -- Episode 1 -- Horseback Riding, Lei-Making & Discovering Hawaiian Culture (Season 3 Episode 7)
    Season 3 Episode 7:

    Oahu -- Episode 1 -- Horseback Riding, Lei-Making & Discovering Hawaiian Culture

    Horseback riding; lei-making; discovering Hawaiian culture.

  • Family Travel With Colleen Kelly - Ireland -- The Wild Atlantic Way of Ireland From Galway to Donegal (Season 3 Episode 6)
    Season 3 Episode 6:

    Ireland -- The Wild Atlantic Way of Ireland From Galway to Donegal

    A family-friendly tour of the Wild Atlantic Way, from Galway to Donegal, Ireland.

  • Family Travel With Colleen Kelly - Amelia Island -- Turtle Escapades, Shrimping Adventures & Petanque Play (Season 3 Episode 5)
    Season 3 Episode 5:

    Amelia Island -- Turtle Escapades, Shrimping Adventures & Petanque Play

    An interactive experience at Fort Clinch State Park; petanque; shrimping charter; preparing shrimp at the Amelia Island Culinary Academy.

  • Family Travel With Colleen Kelly - Frankenmuth -- Michigan's Little Bavaria (Season 3 Episode 4)
    Season 3 Episode 4:

    Frankenmuth -- Michigan's Little Bavaria

    The holidays are celebrated year-round at Bronner's CHRISTmas Wonderland in Frankenmuth, Mich.; a chocolate tasting aboard Frankenmuth FunShip; ziplining.

  • Family Travel With Colleen Kelly - RV Camping Adventure in Pennsylvania -- Lancaster, Gettysburg & Hershey (Season 3 Episode 3)
    Season 3 Episode 3:

    RV Camping Adventure in Pennsylvania -- Lancaster, Gettysburg & Hershey

    Spring Gulch RV Campground in Lancaster, Pa.; Gettysburg Farm RV Campground; Hershey RV & Camping Resort.

  • Family Travel With Colleen Kelly - Pittsburgh -- Heinz History, Awesome Aviary, & Incline Views (Season 3 Episode 2)
    Season 3 Episode 2:

    Pittsburgh -- Heinz History, Awesome Aviary, & Incline Views

    Duquesne Incline; Senator John Heinz History Center; the historic Omni William Penn Hotel; pierogi lesson at Pierogi Plus.

  • Family Travel With Colleen Kelly - The Keys -- Episode 1 -- Florida Keys & Key West (Season 3 Episode 1)
    Season 3 Episode 1:

    The Keys -- Episode 1 -- Florida Keys & Key West

    Exploring Key West, Fla., from swimming with dolphins to the turtle hospital.

  • Family Travel With Colleen Kelly - Emerald Coast -- Castle Building, Dolphin Doodling and Jet Skiing Fun (Season 2 Episode 10)
    Season 2 Episode 10:

    Emerald Coast -- Castle Building, Dolphin Doodling and Jet Skiing Fun

    Building a sandcastle on Florida's Emerald Coast; dolphin cruise; Gulfarium Marine Adventure Park; Indian Temple Mound Museum; fishing lesson on the Okaloosa Island Pier.

  • Family Travel With Colleen Kelly - Switzerland Part II -- Switzerland Like a Local (Season 2 Episode 9)
    Season 2 Episode 9:

    Switzerland Part II -- Switzerland Like a Local

    A mountain bike tour; making an alphorn, a traditional Swiss instrument; pizza-making class; Mooraculum; pony ride; treasure hunt by train; tobogganing.

  • Family Travel With Colleen Kelly - Switzerland Part I -- Cheese, Glaciers and Chocolate ... How Swiss! (Season 2 Episode 8)
    Season 2 Episode 8:

    Switzerland Part I -- Cheese, Glaciers and Chocolate ... How Swiss!

    A scooter tour in the town of Arosa; cheese factory; exploring the Aletsch Arena area; paragliding adventure; snow tubing down a glacier; a tour of a chocolate factory.

  • Family Travel With Colleen Kelly - Chicago -- My Kind of Town for the Holidays (Season 2 Episode 7)
    Season 2 Episode 7:

    Chicago -- My Kind of Town for the Holidays

    Winter traditions around Chicago include the Christmas Around the World tree display at the Museum of Science and Industry, the Christkindlmarket and the Thorne Miniature Rooms at Art Institute Chicago; the Field Museum; the John Hancock Observatory.

  • Family Travel With Colleen Kelly - Saquenay-Lac St. Jean -- A Whale of a Good Time on the Fjord! (Season 2 Episode 6)
    Season 2 Episode 6:

    Saquenay-Lac St. Jean -- A Whale of a Good Time on the Fjord!

    Whale watching in Saguenay-Lac St. Jean, Quebec; Fjord Museum; ropes course at Cap Jaseux; Val-Jalbert historic village; Zoo Sauvage de Saint-Félicien.

  • Family Travel With Colleen Kelly - Boston -- One If by Land, Two If by Sea (Season 2 Episode 5)
    Season 2 Episode 5:

    Boston -- One If by Land, Two If by Sea

    Seals at the New England Aquarium; Harvard Museum of Natural History; lobster; Freedom Trail tour includes Paul Revere's gravesite, the Old South Meeting House and Faneuil Hall; Museum of Fine Arts; Museum of Science.

  • Family Travel With Colleen Kelly - The Palm Beaches -- Lions and Turtles and Polo Ponies, Oh My! (Season 2 Episode 4)
    Season 2 Episode 4:

    The Palm Beaches -- Lions and Turtles and Polo Ponies, Oh My!

    Drive-thru safari park in Florida; turtles; canoeing through Riverbend Park; polo and golf lessons; Worth Avenue shopping; Ann Norton Sculpture Garden.

  • Family Travel With Colleen Kelly - Lake of the Ozarks -- Family Fun Lake (Season 2 Episode 3)
    Season 2 Episode 3:

    Lake of the Ozarks -- Family Fun Lake

    Exploring Lake of the Ozarks in Missouri; old-fashioned paddle wheeler tour; pirate ship adventure; a tour of Bridal Cave; hiking through Ha Ha Tonka State Park.

  • Family Travel With Colleen Kelly - Wales -- The Land of Storybook Adventures (Season 2 Episode 2)
    Season 2 Episode 2:

    Wales -- The Land of Storybook Adventures

    Cardiff Castle; Dr. Who exhibit; Welsh technology in Swansea, Wales; former rugby player Phil Bennett; touring Portmeirion; Ffestiniog & Welsh Highland Railways; Conwy in Snowdonia.

  • Family Travel With Colleen Kelly - Pensacola -- Blue Angels, Beaches & Baseball (Season 2 Episode 1)
    Season 2 Episode 1:

    Pensacola -- Blue Angels, Beaches & Baseball

    The National Naval Aviation Museum in Pensacola, Fla.; the Blue Angels; the National Flight Academy; Pensacola Lighthouse; parasailing above the Gulf Coast; making souvenirs at Perdido Key; Blue Wahoos baseball game.

  • Family Travel With Colleen Kelly - Michigan -- Family Vacation by the Lake (Season 1 Episode 13)
    Season 1 Episode 13:

    Michigan -- Family Vacation by the Lake

    A vacation by the lake in Michigan; easy recipes and cool treats.

  • Family Travel With Colleen Kelly - Wyoming -- Frontier Days, Bison, and a Dude Ranch (Season 1 Episode 12)
    Season 1 Episode 12:

    Wyoming -- Frontier Days, Bison, and a Dude Ranch

    Frontier Days in Cheyenne, Wyo.; Legends of Laramie Tour; the Vee Bar Guest Ranch offers horseback riding and campfire activities.

  • Family Travel With Colleen Kelly - Camp -- For the Entire Family (Season 1 Episode 11)
    Season 1 Episode 11:

    Camp -- For the Entire Family

    Camp Brosius, a family camp run by Indiana University, features daily adventures and activities like sailing and talent shows.

  • Family Travel With Colleen Kelly - Los Angeles -- Culture, History and Art (Season 1 Episode 10)
    Season 1 Episode 10:

    Los Angeles -- Culture, History and Art

    The Original Farmers Market and the Grove; the Getty Museum; Petersen Automotive Museum; frosting cupcakes at Sprinkles; La Brea Tarpits; space shuttle Endeavor at the California Science Center.

  • Family Travel With Colleen Kelly - Cruise the Caribbean (Season 1 Episode 9)
    Season 1 Episode 9:

    Cruise the Caribbean

    Family-friendly activities on a cruise include sports and leisure events; food prep on a cruise ship; water activities.

  • Family Travel With Colleen Kelly - Montreal -- Real City With French Flair (Season 1 Episode 8)
    Season 1 Episode 8:

    Montreal -- Real City With French Flair

    Pointe-a-Calliere Museum of Archaeology and History; Montreal-style bagels; poutine; jet boat ride on the Saint Lawrence Seaway; Space for Life; Canadian Hall of Fame; Montreal Tower.

  • Family Travel With Colleen Kelly - Chicago -- Windy City Whimsy (Season 1 Episode 7)
    Season 1 Episode 7:

    Chicago -- Windy City Whimsy

    The Willis Tower overlooks Chicago from 103 stories in the air; Children's Museum at Navy Pier; Lincoln Park Zoo; shopping on Michigan Avenue; Shedd Aquarium.

  • Family Travel With Colleen Kelly - Ireland -- Emerald Isle From the City to the Countryside (Season 1 Episode 6)
    Season 1 Episode 6:

    Ireland -- Emerald Isle From the City to the Countryside

    Shopping in Dublin; hurling; Colleen's cousins join her at a castle for falconry and fairy hunt; a tour of the Westport area includes climbing to the top of Rockfleet Castle and biking the Western Greenway trail.

  • Family Travel With Colleen Kelly - Los Angeles -- Hollywood & The Beach (Lights ... Camera ... Vacation!) (Season 1 Episode 5)
    Season 1 Episode 5:

    Los Angeles -- Hollywood & The Beach (Lights ... Camera ... Vacation!)

    Griffith Park, one of the largest urban parks in North America; Travel Town Museum; Autry Museum; Santa Monica beach; Hollywood Walk of Fame; tour of the Hollywood Museum; Universal Studios.

  • Family Travel With Colleen Kelly - Baltimore -- Flags, Forts, and Sports (Season 1 Episode 4)
    Season 1 Episode 4:

    Baltimore -- Flags, Forts, and Sports

    Touring Baltimore's Inner Harbor; cracking blue crabs at Phillips Seafood; Fort McHenry; Babe Ruth Birthplace and Sports Legends Museum; Charm City Food Tours; American Visionary Art Museum; Urban Pirates.

  • Family Travel With Colleen Kelly - Monterey -- Wharf, Whales, and Surf (Season 1 Episode 3)
    Season 1 Episode 3:

    Monterey -- Wharf, Whales, and Surf

    The Monterey Bay Aquarium; whale watching; surfing lesson; Dennis the Menace Park; steamed and fried artichokes at Pezzini Farms; clam chowder at Fisherman's Wharf; horseback ride on the beach.

  • Family Travel With Colleen Kelly - San Antonio -- Family Fun Is BIGGER in Texas (Season 1 Episode 2)
    Season 1 Episode 2:

    San Antonio -- Family Fun Is BIGGER in Texas

    The Alamo in San Antonio; spooky ghost tour; El Mercado, the largest Mexican market in the U.S.; Pearl's Farmers Market; SeaWorld and Morgan's Wonderland; Texas rodeo.

  • Family Travel With Colleen Kelly - New Orleans -- Beignets, Beads, and Bugs! (Season 1 Episode 1)
    Season 1 Episode 1:

    New Orleans -- Beignets, Beads, and Bugs!

    Sampling beignets at the French Market in New Orleans; Mardi Gras World; bug cooking class at the Insectarium.

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