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Seasonal Travel

14 Best Family Spring Break Vacations for 2020

by Terry Ward

Spring break isn’t just for college kids, but it can feel like that sometimes. And…

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Family Travel Gear

10 Best Winter Hats for Kids

by Courtney Elko

The best winter hats for kids need to stay on little baby heads, be stylish…

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Seasonal Travel

10 Winter Vacations That Will Make You Forget…

by Allison Tibaldi

Sure, skiing is a fun activity this time of year. But there are alternative (and…

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Seasonal Travel

9 States Where Kids Can Ski Free This…

by Amanda Norcross

January is Learn to Ski and Snowboard Free Month, when many ski resorts offer free…

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Budget-Friendly Travel

10 Ridiculously Cheap Summer Family Vacations for 2020

by Judy Koutsky

https://youtu.be/iQEkwu9Qs7I Many of us assume summer is the most expensive time to travel, especially since…

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Seasonal Travel

10 Best Family Vacations in February

by Karon Warren

As winter approaches, many of us are thinking about a vacation during school breaks. For…

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Skip the Gifts? Why You Should Choose a Vacation Rental for the Holidays Instead

by Cynthia J. Drake

Each year, more and more families are switching up their holiday traditions by opting for a vacation rental instead of their own home. Vacation rental…

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25 Best Holiday Gifts for Teens 2019

by Jeff Bogle

They’ve got some independence and boy-oh-boy do they have their own style! This makes buying Christmas gifts for your teenager both easy and more difficult…

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2018 Holiday Gift Guide for Big Kids (Ages 7 to 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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19 Ridiculously Affordable Spring Vacations 2020

by Terry Ward

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

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18 Best Holiday Gifts for Preschoolers and Little Kids 2019

by Cortney Fries

With so many gift options for preschoolers and little kids, it can be tough to narrow down your holiday shopping list. So we’ve done the…

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12 Ridiculously Affordable Winter Vacations 2019/2020

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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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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9 Dreamy U.S. Lake Towns to Visit This Fall

by Heather Larson

These towns, near freshwater, give you the best of both worlds — pursue outdoor interests (hello, fall foliage) and explore indoor offerings. Escape to one…

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10 Family Vacations to Avoid in the Summer

by Tamara Gruber

It can be downright miserable to visit some destinations in the summer, with large crowds and high prices making them less than desirable. Know which…

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8 National Parks That Are Better in the Winter

by Amanda Norcross

Consider a winter visit to one of these U.S. national parks.

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10 Best Winter Vacations for Non-Skiing Families

by Allison Tibaldi

Choose one of these cozy mountain towns for a winter vacation — sans skiing and snowboarding.

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The Best Destinations for Snowbird Families

by Courtney Elko

Considering a winter escape to see your snowbird family members? These are the best things to do in popular snowbird destinations.

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9 Best Women’s Winter Vests for 2019/2020

by Amanda Norcross

In the market for a new winter vest? Consider one of these stylish and versatile vests, all of which are perfect for travel!

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13 Holiday Travel Mistakes for Families to Avoid

by Courtney Elko

‘Tis the season for turkey dinners, hot apple cider, snowy nights, decorating the house and seeing pure joy and holiday cheer on your kids’ faces.…

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12 Best Christmas Vacations for Families 2019

by Courtney Elko

From ice skating and sleigh rides to light displays and holiday markets, the holiday season is full of festive ways to escape, near and far.…

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Ultimate Guide to the 2019 Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade

by Hilarey Wojtowicz

There are important details to know before you go to the Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade in New York City. Our guide will help you find…

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16 Cute Booties for Fall 2019

by Amanda Norcross

We’ve found this season’s cutest and most comfortable booties to wear (while you’re inevitably chasing the kids around). These are the best booties for fall…

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4th of July Hotel Packages for Families in 2018

by Amanda Norcross

Do something different for the 4th of July in 2018! Choose one of these hotel packages for a memorable holiday weekend with the kids.

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National Cherry Blossom Festival Hotel Packages

by Lissa Poirot

Want to visit Washington, D.C., to experience the 2017 National Cherry Blossom Festival, now celebrating its 90th year? Washington area hotels are offering packages to…

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Guide to the Daytona 500 With Kids

by Amanda Geronikos

Planning a visit to the Daytona 500 with kids? Here’s what you need to know about one of the biggest racing events in America, from…

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6 Family Vacation Valentine’s Day Ideas

by Courtney Elko

Consider one of these love-inspired destinations for a short and sweet Valentine’s Day family vacation.

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12 Best Snow Tubing Resorts in the U.S. 2019/2020

by Amanda Norcross

Have a family of non-skiers, or just want to find a fun place to go snow tubing? Check out our picks for the best snow…

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Family Guide to the National Cherry Blossom Festival in Washington, D.C.

by Lissa Poirot

In 1912, Japan gifted Washington, D.C. with 3,000 cherry trees. Since the planting of the trees, every spring brings colorful pink and white blossoms to…

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The Ultimate Family Guide to the 2018 Super Bowl

by Courtney Elko

Take your family to the Super Bowl in Minneapolis this year.

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5 Christmas Movie Locations You Can Actually Visit

by Amanda Norcross

Bring your family’s favorite holiday classics to life with a visit to these festive attractions!

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