Lara Dunning

Cookout at Migis Lodge in South Casco, Maine; Courtesy of Migis Lodge

10 Best All-American Summer Vacation Resorts

by Lara Dunning

 Lake swims, lawn games, campfire cookouts and quality time with family—that’s what a classic summer vacation resort is all about. Seeking that all-American experience…

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Courtesy of Delaware and Ulster Railroad

10 Best U.S. Train Trips for Fall 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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10 Best Cheap Family Beach Vacations in the U.S.

by Lara Dunning

Want to take a cheap beach vacation with the kids? These U.S. destinations offer beautiful public beaches with budget-friendly activities and accommodations for an affordable…

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Monarch Grove in Pismo Beach; Courtesy of City of Pismo Beach

10 Best Natural Wonder Family Vacations

by Lara Dunning

Have your kids ever seen a firefly tree? What about glowworms? These natural wonders, located across the globe, offer unique experiences you won’t find anywhere…

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10 Funkiest Motels for Families

by Lara Dunning

Sometimes, hotels can be the star attractions of a family vacation! These funky hotels for families offer artsy décor, unique amenities, family-friendly guestrooms, and central…

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