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Best Family Vacations

What Will Family Travel Look Like in 2021?

by Caroline Morse Teel

Families face a dilemma this summer—although the teens and adults may be vaccinated, the under-16s…

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Budget-Friendly Travel

10 Best Cheap Family Beach Vacations in the…

by Lara Dunning

Want to take a cheap beach vacation with the kids? These destinations across the U.S.…

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Water Park Vacations

The 12 Best Indoor Water Park Resorts in…

by Amanda Norcross

The best part about indoor water parks? You can visit them any time of the…

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Family Travel Gear

10 Best Smartwatches for Kids 2021

by Dave Parfitt

Looking for the best smartwatch for kids? As prices have come down, more and more…

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Car Travel

12 Road Trip Hacks Every Family Needs

by Lisa Milbrand

Road trips are a rite of passage, but the inevitable "Are we there yet?" from…

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Best Family Vacations

The 13 Cheapest Theme Park Hotels in the…

by Tarah Chieffi

The cost of a theme park vacation can easily climb higher than your favorite roller…

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Family Travel Gear
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The 12 Best Convertible Purses That Turn Into Backpacks

by Adele Chapin

Looking for a new bag that’s made for a multi-tasking mom? These 12 versatile bags do double-duty, easily transforming from a purse into a backpack.…

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At-Home Activities
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The Best Kiddie Pools for 2021

by Megan Johnson

With the unofficial start of summer behind us, it’s time to start planning for those long, hot summer days with the kids. A kiddie pool…

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Family Travel Gear
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The Best Sunglasses for Every Face Shape

by Lauren Dana

With summer right around the corner, now’s the perfect time to stock up on a new pair of sunglasses. However, finding the best pair for…

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Family Travel Gear
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The Incredible Amazon Prime Perk That Can Improve Your Next Vacation

by Cynthia J. Drake

Amazon Prime is a useful subscription for a lot of things, but it can be a lifesaver for families on vacation. The $119-per-year subscription grants…

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Large & Multigenerational Travel
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9 Best Destinations for Girlfriend Getaways

by Cortney Fries

With the rollout of vaccines, revenge travel is on the rise. Pent-up wanderlust has us planning epic trips with friends that we’ve missed. When you’re…

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Age-Friendly Travel
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Best Amazon Prime Day 2021 Deals for Travelers

by Caroline Morse Teel

Happy Prime Day! Amazon Prime Day is held June 21 through June 22, 2021. Prime members will have access to great deals on everything from…

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All-Inclusive Vacations
Miami Skyline

10 Best Miami Hotels for Families

by Amanda Geronikos

Many families spend a short time in Miami pre- or post-cruise, but the city is worthy of an entire vacation, with cutting-edge restaurants, renowned beaches,…

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All-Inclusive Vacations
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18 Best All-Inclusive Mexico Resorts for Families 2021

by Amanda Norcross

Thinking about an all-inclusive resort vacation in Mexico? We’ve chosen our favorite all-inclusive Mexico family resorts for 2021, with family-specific amenities, accommodations, reviews, and ratings…

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