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All-Inclusive Vacations

9 Best All Inclusive Family Resorts in the…

by Cynthia J. Drake

 All-inclusive resorts are a great option for family vacations—simply because they remove a lot…

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Family Travel Gear

Mother’s Day Gift Guide 2019: 10 Travel-Inspired Gifts…

by Beth Luberecki

Sure, moms always appreciate flowers and kid-made cards as sweet Mother’s Day gifts. But this…

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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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Disney Family Vacations

13 Best Shoes to Wear at Disney World…

by Jackie Perrin

For a visit to “The Happiest Place on Earth,” you’ll need shoes with star-power as…

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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

Does Natural Sunscreen Actually Work?

by Amanda Norcross

With the growing popularity and importance of natural sunscreens for the environment, many of us…

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Beach Vacations
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What to Pack for the Beach With Kids: 47 Essentials for Families

by Terry Ward

Loading up the family ride for a day at the beach can feel like a monumental task that’s made exponentially larger with each additional child…

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Family Travel Gear
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Father’s Day Gift Ideas 2019: 13 Picks for the Always-Hard-To-Shop-For Dad

by Jeff Bogle

He may say that he doesn’t want anything for Father’s Day, but every dad loves to receive a sweet gift from his children. So here’s…

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Theme Park Vacations
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13 Best Small Amusement Parks in the U.S.

by Dave Parfitt

Small amusement parks are the best amusement parks! Fewer crowds often mean shorter lines, and small amusement parks are usually easier on the wallet, too.…

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Age-Friendly Travel
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10 Best Travel Books to Inspire Wanderlust Teens

by Dave Parfitt

As teens strive for independence, sometimes they look to break away from the family vacation and venture off on their own. Here are 10 travel…

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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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