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When people think of the Adirondacks, they envision mountains of green and mirror-like lakes, and when they do, they are absolutely right. The ...
 
If history elicits a "whatever" eye roll from your kids, it's time to toss those dry textbooks, grab the family and travel east, young parent. ...
 
Did you know Annapolis, Maryland is The Sailing Capital of the U.S.? The charming town, located on the Western Shore of the Chesapeake Bay, is a ...
 
Planning a visit to Washington, D.C. with the kids? It’s inevitable that at some point, you’ll end up in Arlington, Virginia across the Potomac ...
 
This seaside town, situated along the Jersey Shore, has become one of the most sought-after beach destinations in recent years. From the boardwalk ...
 
No family guide to the Jersey Shore is complete without mentioning Atlantic City. And while most would agree it's not the family destination it was ...
 
Baltimore has a storied place in our nation's history: It was during the War of 1812 where Francis Scott Key was inspired to write the "Star Spangled ...
 
Considered one of the smaller and more quiet of the Delaware beach towns, Bethany Beach may also be one of the prettiest. Downtown Bethany greets ...
 
Bucks County is namely famous for Sesame Place, the only theme park of its kind. Many people also know it as the hometown of singer, Pink. Delve ...
 
Consistently rated one of the most beautiful theme parks in the country, this Busch Gardens is not too overwhelming and can be easily enjoyed in just ...
 
Cape May's rich and storied history, beautiful Victorian mansions (many of which are now bed-and-breakfasts) and adorable town center with shops and ...
 
Many people view the Catskills as a dismal and depressed area, with a lagging economy to blame. We, on the other hand, think the region easily sells ...
 
When most people talk about the area surrounding the Chesapeake Bay in Maryland, they're referring to Talbot County, located on Maryland’s Eastern ...
 
Chincoteague Island (pronunciation here) in Virginia is not your average shore or beach town; there aren’t any high-rise resorts, nor is there a ...
 
Mulling over a trip to Colonial Williamsburg? For those ready to experience this amazing living history museum where our country took root, the ...
 
Have a baseball fan or two in your brood? While the National Baseball Hall of Fame and Museum, which pays an exceptional and memorable tribute to ...
 
Southern Delaware features five beautiful beach towns, each unique into itself. Lewes, Rehoboth Beach, Dewey Beach, Bethany Beach and Fenwick Island ...
 
Dewey Beach in Delaware is widely known as a social scene for young adults, who descend upon the beach town in the summer and on the weekends. But ...
 
The barrier island of Fenwick sits on the border of Delaware and Maryland, and is situated between Ocean City, Maryland and Bethany Beach, ...
 
The perfectly picturesque Finger Lakes -- 11 elegant bodies of water cut into the center of New York State thousands of years ago by glaciers -- make ...
 
“Four score and seven years ago, our fathers brought forth, upon this continent, a new nation, conceived in liberty, and dedicated to the proposition ...
 
The Hamptons aren’t just for the rich and famous. The area welcomes all families with soft-sand beaches, historical attractions, children’s museums ...
 
Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, is essentially the gateway to Hershey -- “The Sweetest Place on Earth” -- about 15 minutes away. Many families stay at ...
 
Pennsylvania offers several well-known theme parks, including Sesame Place, Dutch Wonderland, Dorney Park and Knoebels. Our favorite one, however, ...
 
Stretching north of Manhattan 150 miles along the Hudson River, the Hudson River Valley is an area rich in history. This is the home of Washington ...
 
“Ithaca Is Gorges.” You’ve heard the saying time and again, but allow us to confirm: it’s true. Ithaca is a beautiful vacation destination in Central ...
 
Jersey gets a bad rap. People who have never visited the Garden State tend to conjure images of Tony Soprano, Atlantic City casinos, or the infamous ...
 
There’s a lot to do in and around Lake George, New York that has nothing to do with crowded theme parks, overpriced entertainment, and pretentious ...
 
Considering a trip to the Pocono Mountains but not sure where to go? Try Lake Harmony, popular for two ski resorts in one (Jack Frost Big Boulder), ...
 
Lancaster, Pa., otherwise known as Amish Country, offers a plethora of cultural activities for tourists -- particularly families -- who travel there ...
 
You’ll find a little bit of everything in Pennsylvania’s Lehigh Valley, located between Philadelphia and the Poconos. There’s Dorney Park & Wildwater ...
 
Lewes, Delaware, is a town full of history that happens to also have beautiful beaches. It’s the first town in the first state and has maintained its ...
 
Hurricane Sandy devastated much of Long Beach Island -- better known as "LBI" -- in 2013, but the island has since made an outstanding comeback. ...
 
For many, the idea of vacationing on Long Island instantly brings to mind the famed beaches and celebrity chic of the Hamptons; however, this coastal ...
 
New York City is a fantastic city for a family vacation. It's world-class city with an unbelievable density of iconic museums, landmarks, top-notch ...
 
Once upon a time, the largest waterfall in North America was a mecca for honeymooners. But nowadays, foreign tourists and families flock to Niagara, ...
 
Ocean City, Maryland is an ideal vacation spot for families. It's located on a barrier island off the Atlantic Ocean, just south of Fenwick Island ...
 
When people originally think of Ocean City, they may be thinking of Maryland, but this Jersey Shore Ocean City is a family-friendly haven for summer ...
 
IT had been a while since I'd visited Philadelphia. It's a place my parents took me as a child. We did the history thing: touring the Liberty Bell, ...
 
Once known as a bustling steel town, bearing names such as the “Steel City” and the “City of Bridges,” Pittsburgh’s landscape has done a major ...
 
It may surprise some people to know that the Poconos region encompasses a vast 2,400 square miles in Pennsylvania and includes the state's Carbon, ...
 
Point Pleasant Beach was a great choice for families because it was small enough to walk just about everywhere, yet there was plenty to do. There was ...
 
Visiting Princeton University with a prospective student or heading into town to spend time with your current scholar? There’s plenty for the whole ...
 
Perhaps the most popular family vacation destination in Delaware, Rehoboth Beach features sand, boardwalk, ocean, family fun, and summer traditions. ...
 
Rolling down Interstate 95 from, say, the DC direction to a southern state? Hit the brakes and stay a day -- or longer -- to get to know a seemingly ...
 
Famous for Thoroughbred racing, restorative mineral springs and a rich arts and cultural scene, Saratoga Springs, N.Y., has long been a popular ...
 
In 2012, Seaside Heights was tragically devastated by Hurricane Sandy. The small beach town -- made famous by MTV's "Jersey Shore" -- has since made ...
 
“Can you tell me how to get to Sesame Street?” If you’re anywhere near Philadelphia, we can direct you there! It’s just down the road at Sesame ...
 
Covering nearly 200,000 acres of forests, mountains and streams, Shenandoah National Park straddles the Blue Ridge Mountains. Legend has it that ...
 
There is hardly a person in the U.S. who, when growing up, didn’t hear “The Legend of Sleepy Hollow,” featuring Ichabod Crane and the deadly Headless ...
 
A sleepy community, Spring Lake's boardwalk was small and void of amusements, making this stretch of beach all about the beach. Many families in this ...
 
 
Beyond tangy salad dressing and an abundance of water-encircled land masses, what’s the attraction for families in New York’s Thousand Islands ...
 
If one day you plan to enjoy your senior years by leafing through a scrapbook brimming with ear-to-ear sun-kissed smiles then a trip to the famed ...
 
Washington D.C. is an ideal place to take a family vacation, offering more free, fun, and educational attractions than there are members of the ...
 
The cape towns of Wildwood, which include Wildwood, Wildwood Crest and North Wildwood, are located just north of Cape May and are a great choice for ...
 
America's Historic Triangle, located in Virginia's Tidewater region, connects Williamsburg, Jamestown and Yorktown. The region, sometimes dubbed "the ...
 
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