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Beach Vacations

10 Best Family Beaches for 2019

by Amanda Norcross

 Nothing says summer like a trip to the beach, especially for families. But not…

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Special Needs Travel

12 Best Autism Friendly Theme Parks

by Jackie Perrin

Did you know the number of children diagnosed with an autism spectrum disorder has increased…

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Family Travel Gear

9 Best Headphones for Kids in 2019, According…

by Jeff Bogle

Buying your child a pair of headphones ensures you don’t have to listen to Baby…

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Top 10 Family Activities in Santa Fe

by FVC

Spring and summer are seasons of adventure in Santa Fe. The city is bright and…

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Family Travel Tips

11 Do’s and Don’ts of Traveling While Pregnant

by Terry Ward

As you know, there’s so much information out there for pregnant women—on the world wide…

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All-Inclusive Vacations

New All Inclusive Resorts Opening in 2019

by Terry Ward

Looking for your next all inclusive family vacation destination? Consider one of these brand new…

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Luxury Family Vacations

9 Spa Getaways for Moms Who Need a Break

by Courtney Elko

Picture this: you can sleep in a giant, fluffy bed, by yourself, and slowly wake up whenever you’re ready. You can enjoy a delicious breakfast…

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National Park Vacations
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10 Great Alternatives to National Park Lodges

by Jeff Bogle

While many national parks offer hotels inside the gates, you can also find great—and oftentimes, better—lodging options right outside the parks. These alternatives to national…

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All-Inclusive Vacations

5 Best All Inclusive Resorts for Families With Special Needs

by Jackie Perrin

Offering meals, accommodations and many activities for a single price, all-inclusive resorts have long been a great option for family vacations. And recently, a number…

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Family Travel Gear
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8 Best New Family Games to Play on Vacation in 2019

by Jackie Perrin

Searching for a vacation activity that will bring the whole family together? Whether your goal is to embrace the latest technology, draw in a reluctant…

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Best Family Vacations

10 Dreamy Summer Vacations You’ll Love (and Your Kids Will, Too)

by Beth Luberecki

Let’s be honest—family vacations can be a lot of work for parents, and most of the focus is usually on the kids. But parents should…

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Camping/Outdoor Vacations
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12 Camping Gadgets You Didn’t Know You Needed

by Jeff Bogle

Upgrade your next camping vacation with this comprehensive guide to camping gadgets you didn’t realize you needed, from a smokeless grill to a camping lantern…

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All-Inclusive Vacations
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Cruise vs. All inclusive Resort: Which One Is Right for Your Next Family Vacation?

by Cynthia J. Drake

When you’re looking for an easy vacation that requires minimal hassle, planning and decision-making, your two best options are a cruise or all-inclusive resort. Both…

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Family Travel Gear
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Mother’s Day Gift Guide 2019: 10 Travel-Inspired Gifts for the World’s Best Mom

by Beth Luberecki

Sure, moms always appreciate flowers and kid-made cards as sweet Mother’s Day gifts. But this year, go the extra mile and get mom a special…

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