A beach is a beach is a beach... for some, that is. For families, it's a combination of calm, clean water and sand, patr ... read more

These are the best beaches for families, based on safe, clean beaches; nearby lodging, eats and attractions; kid-specifi ... read more

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Are you short on time, but eager to set sail on a memorable family adventure? From pirate cruises, complete with limbo c ... read more

Are you short on time, but eager to set sail on a memorable family adventure? From pirate cruises, complete with limbo c ... read more

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At beach resorts, families enjoy such simple pleasures as sandcastle building, searching for seashells and strolling han ... read more

At beach resorts, families enjoy simple pleasures like building sandcastles, searching for seashells and strolling hand- ... read more

The Bahamas has both glitz and glam resorts and beachside retreats for families. Choose from one of these 10 hotels on y ... read more

The Bahamas has a variety of hotels and resorts situated along pink sand beaches and crystal blue oceanfront areas. But ... read more

Hawaii has soft sand, exciting water sports, and tons of resorts to choose from for all of this fun. Here are the 10 bes ... read more

Aloha! Looking for an authentic island getaway? Head to Hawaii, where eight islands offer extraordinary scenery, unparal ... read more

Peruse this list of islands right here in the U.S. and start planning your next family getaway. ... read more

We all dream of island getaways: White-sand beaches where the kids can play in the surf as warm sun warms our skin; inti ... read more

Looking to dive, snorkel, surf or sail the ocean on your next family vacation? Visit one of these unique water sports re ... read more

Whether floating on, paddling through or sailing across, it's relaxing and fun to be one with the water. Kayaks and cano ... read more

Looking to head to the beach this summer, but don't know where to go? Check out this list of our favorite beach boardwal ... read more

An iconic part of summer vacations, boardwalks are a world of fun for kids and tend to bring out the inner child in pare ... read more

After an action-packed trip to Orlando, what’s better than a few days of unwinding on the beach? From wide, white sand ... read more

Take a break from the theme parks and head to one of these beaches, all of which are reasonable driving distance from Di ... read more

You don't have to leave the U.S. or even travel very far from home to enjoy an island getaway with the kids. ... read more

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Choose which Caribbean island is best for your family vacation. ... read more

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Learn about the history of lighthouses before climbing to the very top. These 11 are the tallest, brightest or most colo ... read more

Lighthouses have guided ships home for centuries. The historical structures located in coastal towns and islands cannot ... read more

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Whether you’re loading up for a day trip to the Jersey Shore or a weeklong getaway in the Caribbean, consider adding t ... read more

Choose which part of Mexico you should visit on your next family vacation. ... read more

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