Spotlighting popular, family-friendly attractions in major U.S. destinations.

Galveston welcomes largest Carnival cruise ship yet

4:15 pm Sep. 26, 2018

Looking for a cruise this winter? Your options just got more interesting.

The 133,500-ton Carnival Vista — the largest Carnival cruise ship ever homeported in Galveston — sailed its first voyage out of the Port of Galveston on

Heading to Hamilton Pool? Here are 5 things you need to know

10:28 am Aug. 20, 2018

Those of us who grew up in Austin can remember making spur-of-the-moment jaunts to Hamilton Pool Preserve, where the cool, blue-green waters offered instant relief on 100-degree days.

But as you probably know, Hamilton Pool — a