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The Best Black Friday & Cyber Monday Travel…

by Amanda Norcross

Black Friday and Cyber Monday aren't just for retail sales. Plan your family's next vacation…

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All-Inclusive Vacations

10 Best All-Inclusive Caribbean Family Resorts for 2019

by Amanda Norcross

We've chosen our favorite all inclusive Caribbean family resorts for 2019, with popular destinations, family…

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Guide to the 2018 Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade

by Hilarey Wojtowicz

The iconic Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade isn't just about Thanksgiving. From the extravagant floats to…

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Family Travel Tips

6 Action-Packed Vacations for Kids Who Can’t Sit…

by Judy Koutsky

As a travel writer, I’ve traveled pretty extensively with my high-energy boys, now ages 7…

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Packing Tips

The One Thing You Should Never Travel Without

by Tamara Gruber

Often, the most stressful part of a family vacation is getting everyone packed and out…

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2018 Holiday Gift Guide for Travel-Loving Teens

by Jeff Bogle

Because they’ve gone and developed their own style, buying holiday gifts that teens will adore can sometimes be a more challenging task than getting them…

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Seasonal Travel
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2018 Holiday Gift Guide for Big Kids (7-9)

by Judy Koutsky

Looking for the perfect gift for the 7-, 8-, or 9-year-old in your life? Here, a mix of travel-inspired gadgets, educational toys, fitness trackers (which…

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10 Cheap & Fun Spring Break Family Vacations

by Terry Ward

Spring break vacations with the family needn’t cost you an arm and a leg. For a getaway within reach of a moderate family budget, set…

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2018 Holiday Gift Guide for Little Kids (Ages 3-6)

by Cortney Fries

Figuring out what will light up the eyes of little ones at the holidays doesn’t have to be a daunting task. We’ve done the research…

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10 Cheap & Fun Winter Break Vacations

by Terry Ward

Who says you have to wait until next summer to take a vacation? Depending on what part of the country your kids attend school, you…

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Disney Family Vacations
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Beyond the Theme Parks: How Adventures by Disney Opens up a Whole New World of Travel

by Josh Roberts

I wasn’t always a Disney person. Anyone who knew me in my twenties or thirties knows this. I mean, sure, I knew other people might…

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10 Best Train Trips for Leaf Peeping

by Lara Dunning

When the warm days of summer come to an end and school is back in session, families are often limited to short weekend escapes or…

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Cultural Vacations
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9 Historic Sites Your Kids Won’t Learn About in School

by Cynthia J. Drake

Many of us have at least a couple recollections of doze-worthy history lessons in school, where rote memorizations of battlefields and dates felt as far…

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