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RED TRICYCLE
5 Instagram-Worthy Family Resorts, According to Family Vacation Critic
Red Tricycle - August 2017


THESTREET.COM
The 10 Best Beaches for Families in the U.S.
TheStreet.com - July 2017


FAMILY TRAVEL ASSOCIATION
Making Hotels Friendlier for Families
Family Travel Association - July 2017


THE NEW YORK TIMES
How to Pack a Suitcase
The New York Times - June 2017


REAL SIMPLE
How to Save on a Trip to Disney World
Real Simple - June 2017


REAL SIMPLE
How to Save on a Road Trip
Real Simple - June 2017


TODAY.COM
These Are the Best Amusement Parks in the US for Families
TODAY.com - June 2017


AOL
The 8 Best Amusement Parks for Families in 2017 Named
AOL - June 2017


RED TRICYCLE
The 8 Best Amusement Parks for Families This Summer, According to Family Vacation Critic
Red Tricycle - June 2017


ABC NEWS
Best Amusement Parks for Families in 2017
ABC News - June 2017


READER'S DIGEST
You'll Never Be Bored During an Airport Layover Again After Reading This
Reader's Digest - June 2017


SHEKNOWS
Where to Take Kids on Vacation - & on a Budget
SheKnows - June 2017


TRAVEL PULSE
Best Amusement Parks for Families in 2017
Travel Pulse - June 2017


THE ATLANTA JOURNAL CONSTITUTION
5 Family Friendly Summer Beaches
The Atlanta Journal-Constitution - June 2017


KIPLINGER
How to Avoid These 12 Summer Travel Mistakes
Kiplinger - June 2017


U.S. NEWS & WORLD REPORT
12 Tricks to Save Your Money (and Sanity) on a Family Cruise
U.S. News & World Report - May 2017


AOL
10 Most Family-Friendly Beaches in the United States for 2017
AOL - May 2017


ABC NEWS
Best Family Hotels in America
ABC News - May 2017


TODAY.COM
These are the Best Family-Friendly Hotels in the US
TODAY.com - May 2017


CAFEMOM
Here Are the Best Hotel Picks for Your Next Big Family Vacation
CafeMom - May 2017


RED TRICYCLE
The Country's 10 Best Beaches for Families
Red Tricycle - May 2017


CREDIT DONKEY
Best Travel Deals Sites You're Missing Out On
Credit Donkey - May 2017


LEARNVEST
Happy Campers: How to Hit The Great Outdoors with Kids
LearnVest - April 2017


GO BANKING RATES
Money-Saving Dos and Don'ts of Vacation Planning
Go Banking Rates - April 2017


THE BOSTON GLOBE
These 2 New England Beaches Were Named Among America's Best for Families
The Boston Globe - April 2017


MSN.COM
New List Identifies the Best US Beaches for Families 2017
MSN.com - April 2017


TODAY.COM
These Are the Top 10 US Beaches for Families
TODAY.com - April 2017


ABC NEWS
Nation's Best Family Beaches Revealed
ABC News - April 2017


TRAVELPULSE
Family Vacation Critic's Best Beaches for 2017
TravelPulse - April 2017


NBC NEW YORK
New York, New Jersey Beaches Make List of Best in America for Families
NBC New York - April 2017


NJ.COM
N.J. Beach Named Among 10 Best in the U.S. for Families
NJ.com - April 2017


THE STREET
5 Ways to Boost Your Walt Disney World Trip ROI
The Street - April 2017


PAW CULTURE
Hotel Petiquette: Tips for Traveling with Dogs
Paw Culture - April 2017


GO BANKING RATES
15 Best Places to Enjoy an Unforgettable Family Vacation
Go Banking Rates - February 2017


GOOD MORNING AMERICA
Top Experts Share Where to Travel in December
Yahoo! Good Morning America - December 2016


OYSTER
Where to Travel in November, According to Experts
Oyster.com - October 2016


DESERET NEWS
Sneaking Learning into Playtime Prevents Dreaded 'Summer Slide'
Deseret News - June 2016


MONEY MAGAZINE
4th of July Travel Alternatives for Families Who Want to Unplug
Money Magazine - June 2016


DETROIT FREE PRESS
Give Your Family a 7-Point Summer Travel Checkup
Detroit Free Press - June 2016


ORLANDO SENTINEL
News to Use
Orlando Sentinel - May 2016


MSN
15 Best Family Vacations
MSN.com - May 2016


WASHINGTON'S TOP NEWS
Family Vacation Critic Names 2016's Top-Rated Family Hotels
Washington's Top News - May 2016


CONDE NAST
How to Help Your Kids Sleep on Planes
Conde Nast - May 2016


ABC NEWS
Family Vacation Critic Names 2016's Top-Rated Family Hotels
ABC News - May 2016


BUDGET TRAVEL
8 Indispensable Family Travel Websites (Plus 4 Amazing Apps to Download Now!)
Budget Travel - May 2016


TRAVEL PULSE
The Top Family-Friendly Hotels for 2016
Travel Pulse - May 2016


GO BANKING RATES
15 Best Family Vacations
Go Banking Rates - May 2016


BOSTON GLOBE
Traveling with Teens? Here Are Some Tips (and Trip Ideas) from the Experts
Boston Globe - April 2016


MSN.COM
The 10 Best Beaches for Families in the U.S.
MSN.com - April 2016


LOS ANGELES TIMES
Best Family Beaches in the U.S.? Two in the West Make Top 10 List
Los Angeles Times - March 2016


YAHOO! NEWS
Where to Find the Most Family-Friendly Beaches in the US
Yahoo! News - March 2016


BUSINESS INSIDER
The 10 Best Beaches for Families in America
Business Insider - March 2016


USA TODAY
10Best: Fun, Festive Easter Egg Hunts
USA Today - March 2016


BLOG HER
12 Tips to Make Your Family Road Trip Amazing
Blog Her - February 2016


FOX NEWS
Cruising with Kids? You Need to Know These Tips
FOX News - January 2016


ABC NEWS
Best Ski Resorts for Families
ABC News - November 2015


YAHOO! TRAVEL
Mommy Bloggers Reveal Top Tips for Family Travel
Yahoo! Travel - October 2015


BOSTON GLOBE
Luxury for Less: Money-Saving Strategies for Travelers
Boston Globe - September 2015


BALTIMORE SUN
Top 10 Best Hotel Pools Worth Traveling To
Baltimore Sun - August 2015


YAHOO!
Home of Tallest and Scariest Giga-Coaster Makes List of Best US Theme Parks
Yahoo! - July 2015


ALL YOU MAGAZINE
How to Avoid Fees on Checked Bags When You Fly
All You Magazine - July 2015


USA TODAY
4 Tips for a No-Fuss Family Getaway
USA Today - June 2015


YAHOO!
The Results Are In: the Top Hotels for Families
Yahoo! - May 2015


TRAVEL CHANNEL
Travel's Best Amusement and Water Parks 2015
Travel Channel - May 2015


TRAVELPULSE
Family Vacation Critic Reveals Best Hotels for Families in 2015
TravelPulse - May 2015


COUNTRY LIVING MAGAZINE
Are These America's Top 10 Family-Friendly Beaches?
Country Living Magazine - April 2015


CNN
10 Best U.S. Beaches for Families in 2015
CNN - April 2015


LOS ANGELES TIMES
Two California Beaches Make Top 10 List for Family Friendliness
Boston Globe - April 2015


BOSTON GLOBE
Maine, R.I. Beaches Make Best Family Beach List
Los Angeles Times - April 2015


ABC NEWS
Top Family Hotels in Top Family Destinations
ABC News - October 2014


NEW YORK TIMES
More Travelers Look for Group Adventures
New York Times - August 2014


BOSTON GLOBE
Family-Friendly Airlines
Boston Globe - August 2014


ABC NEWS
5 Easy Ways to Save on Theme Park Admission
ABC News - August 2014


CHICAGO TRIBUNE
Ten for the Road: Best Family Beaches
Chicago Tribune - May 2014


DETROIT FREE PRESS
Travel Smart: New Buffalo Beach Lauded
Detroit Free Press - May 2014


FOX BUSINESS
5 Tips to Make Your Family Vacation More Affordable
FOX Business - April 2014


CARE.COM
What is Family Camp?
Care.com - April 2014


ABC NEWS
A Family Vacation: Priced With a Nanny Included
ABC News - March 2014


THE MOTLEY FOOL
The Best Airlines for Family Travel
The Motley Fool - March 2014


READER'S DIGEST
5 All-American Family Vacation Ideas
Reader's Digest - February 2014


ORLANDO SENTINEL
King-Size Playground Aims for Orlando Families
Orlando Sentinel - February 2014


CHICAGO TRIBUNE
History at a Great Price
Chicago Tribune - January 2014


HUFFINGTON POST
Airport Amenities That Make Everything Better
ABC News - December 2013


ABC NEWS
10 Great Cities for Family Vacations
ABC News - September 2013


KIPLINGER
5 Ways to Cut the Cost of Traveling with Kids
Kiplinger - July 2013


WOMAN'S DAY
How to Save on Summer Vacation
Woman's Day - June 2013


HOUSTON CHRONICLE
Galveston's Stewart Beach Named Among Top 10 in U.S.
Houston Chronicle - June 2013


ABC NEWS
America's 10 Best Family Beaches
ABC News - June 2013


HUFFINGTON POST
Voluntourism: 6 Relaxing Vacations That Give Back
Huffington Post - May 2013


AUSTIN WOMAN MAGAZINE
Top Destinations
Austin Woman Magazine - May 2013


ABC NEWS
Expert Tips for Surviving a Day at the Amusement Park
ABC News - April 2013


ST. LOUIS POST-DISPATCH
Top 10 National Parks for Families
St. Louis Post-Dispatch - April 2013


MONEY MAGAZINE
Find a Deal for All Ages
February 2013


KIPLINGER
6 Things to Know About Winter Vacations
Kiplinger - January 2013


ST. LOUIS POST-DISPATCH
Top Family Vacation Spots for 2013
St. Louis Post-Dispatch - January 2013


CNN
Give Children the Gift of Travel
CNN - December 2012


BETTER HOMES AND GARDENS
One for All
November 2012


NEW PARENT
Family Vacation Critic's Thanksgiving Getaways
New Parent - November 2012

Tips for a Less Stressful Family Vacation
New Parent - June 2012


TODAY TRAVEL
5 Sensational Fall Festivals
TODAY Travel - October 2012

Top 10 Free Hotel Breakfasts
TODAY Travel - September 2012

6 Money-Saving Hotel Tips for Families
TODAY Travel - July 2012


PARENTING
School vs. Family Travel: What Should Be No. 1?
Parenting - September 2012


CNN MONEY
3 Ways to Get a Better Hotel Deal
CNN Money - June 2012


ABC NEWS
Cheapest and Most Expensive Weekends for Summer Travel
ABC NEWS - May 2012


FIRST FOR WOMEN
8 Ways to Plan a Vacation for Less
May 2012


CHICAGO TRIBUNE
10 for the Road: Making History Fun
Chicago Tribune - May 2012

10 for the Road: Family Resorts
Chicago Tribune - January 2012


AMERICA NOW NEWS
Top Three American Beach Boardwalks
February 2012





TODAY'S PARENT
5 Fabulous Family-Travel Websites
Today's Parent - February 2012


NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC TRAVELER: INTELLIGENT TRAVEL
Four Family Spring Break Resources
Intelligent Travel Blog - December 2011


METRO FAMILY MAGAZINE
Expert Tips on Handling Holiday Havoc
December 2011


THE TRAVEL GUYS
Getting Through Airports
The Travel Guys - November 2011


EXAMINER.COM
Turndowns for Kids Get Festive for the Holidays
Examiner.com - October 2011


GIRL TALK WITH MARLO
Money-Saving Family Vacation Tips
Girl Talk with Marlo - September 2011


WOMAN'S WORLD
Ask America's Ultimate Experts: I Want a Fun Summer Without Spending a Fortune"July 2011


VIRGINIAN-PILOT
What to Look for in Your Home Away from Home
July 2011


BUDGET TRAVEL
Multigenerational Travel
Budget Travel - June 2011


PARENTING
Tips For Family Cruises
Parenting - October 2010


ABC NEWS: TRAVEL NOW
Taking Your Kids Out of School to Travel
ABC News: Travel Now - October 2010







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MSNBC
9 Odd New Year's Eve Ball Drops
MSNBC
8 Gnarly Adventures That Will Make Teens Grin
MSNBC - July 2011

Wet-Weather Vacation Tips
MSNBC - September 2010

Surviving the Airport with Kids
MSNBC - March 2010


REAL SIMPLE
6 Problem Solvers
Real Simple - July 2010



UPSCALE MAGAZINE
Famtastic Voyage
July 2010


MOM TRENDS
Favorite Online Travel Tools
June 2010


NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC TRAVELER: INTELLIGENT TRAVEL
Top Family Travel Websites
Intelligent Travel Blog - February 2010


ABC NEWS
Taking Your Kids Out of School to Travel
ABC News - September 2010

Finding Romance While Traveling With Kids
ABC News - September 2010

Secrets to Surviving Summer Traffic Jams
ABC News - August 2010

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