There is a little used terminal that is pretty much what some might call the Copenhagen Airport Best Kept Secret.  Now, I’m only sharing this with you as long as you keep this little nugget to yourself.  Once word got out about the cherry blossoms and Atelier September, madness broke loose and now all you […]


The Merci Shop in Paris has been on my Paris bucket list for years. In fact, the last time we visited a few years ago we were headed to it when my husband pitched a fit about visiting a store rather than an iconic Parisian landmark and convinced me to forget it.  He has, obviously, […]


**If you a viewing this post via reader or e-mail, please be sure to click through to view the video! We are heading out for an extended summer holiday in Paris, Lisbon, and Porto and that means it’s time to Pack For A Family of five.  While we are lovers (and admittedly at times contributors) to the […]


Close your eyes and imagine… Ok, peek a little to keep playing along… Now, imagine for a moment… It’s Friday morning and you have won a travel pass.  You have to choose between these two destinations, either Understated glamor at El Imparcial in Madrid or High Style in NYC at The Baccarat. It’s a tough […]


A few of you have heard our big news, but we want to formally introduce our new site, We Are Urbanites.  This site will different from Traveling Mama and, while at times it will have great travel tips and finds, it will be primarily focused on the great cities of the world, the amazing people who […]