Global CommUnity

Where to See the Aurora Borealis With Kids

Whether you know them as the northern lights or the aurora borealis, skies near the Arctic sparkle with vibrant waves of color during the winter and early spring. Legend says Galileo Galilei coined the term aurora borealis in 1623, finding inspiration in the goddess of the dawn, “Aurora,” and the northern wind, “Borealis.” Marrying the two names created the perfect...

Empowering Entrepreneurial Dreams & Alleviating Poverty

Expanding Global CommUnity Impact Opportunities: Introducing Your Family Firsthand to the Power of Micro-Credit Loans In addition to our fully serviced itineraries that showcase the cultural highlights of our destinations, coupled with age-appropriate activities to keep little, big and grown kids engaged, we are excited to be offering in our 2019 itineraries opportunities to meet The Whole Planet community partners...

Family Vacations Ideal for the Most Demanding Travelers: Teens

ILLUSTRATION: FEDERICA DEL PROPOSTO OFF DUTY TRAVEL A travel company that organizes adventurous family trips aims to nudge kids out of their phone-clutching comfort zone By Donna Bulseco July 17, 2019 11:24 am ET, Wall Street Journal VACATIONS TO FAR-FLUNG destinations let families experience other cultures, but “expanding your horizons” can be a tough sell when your brood includes a...