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All-Inclusive Vacations

10 Best All Inclusive Resorts for Teens in…

by Amanda Norcross

Even the pickiest teenagers will approve of these all-inclusive resorts, where teen-specific activities—from laser tag…

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9 Instagram-Worthy Hotels Your Teens Will Love

by Courtney Elko

Let's face it: kids are going to be on their phones whether they're sitting in…

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Age-Friendly Travel

10 Best Cruise Ships for Teens in 2019

by Jeff Bogle

Some cruise ships are better than others at keeping teens happy and busy during days…

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Age-Friendly Travel

6 On-Location Movie and TV Tours for Teens

by Courtney Elko

Want to be an Emmy-nominated parent? Take your kids to one of these on-location movie…

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Cultural Vacations

11 Best High School Study Abroad Programs

by Carrie Calzaretta

High school study abroad programs are seemingly endless; pick any country and you're almost guaranteed…

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10 Best Family-Friendly College Towns

by Maxwell Barna

In what seems like the blink of an eye, the kids you've raised are all…

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9 Cheap Family Vacations Near Ohio

by Lorilee Craker

Looking for some place fun and unexpected to grab the kids and go? Throw a few bags in the car and head in any direction…

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Budget-Friendly Travel
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18 Free Things to Do in Orlando With Kids

by Beth Luberecki

Let’s face it: A family trip to Orlando and its many theme parks can definitely strain the budget. That’s why we’ve rounded up a list…

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Family Travel Gear
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11 Hottest Toys for Christmas 2019

by Karon Warren

From interactive toys to imagination play to electronics, there’s something for every age and interest in this year’s hottest toys for Christmas. But you’d better…

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Family Travel Gear
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8 Award-Winning Gadgets That Will Change the Way You Travel

by Amanda Norcross

Each year, the editors at SmarterTravel put new travel products to the test, helping travelers like you choose everything from the most convenient carry-on bag…

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Family Travel Gear
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12 Best Christmas Pajamas for the Whole Family 2019

by Jeff Bogle

You may think you don’t want Christmas pajamas for the whole family. But then you see your friends on Instagram posing for their holiday photos…

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Family Travel Gear
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31 Spooky Scary Halloween Books for Kids and Tweens

by FVC

The Best Spooky Halloween Books for Kids and Tweens Spooky middle-grade fiction aimed at children ages eight and up has seen a creative renaissance in…

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11 Best Waterproof Winter Boots for Kids

by Wendy Helfenbaum

Having fun while stomping through the snow is a terrific way for children to stay active in the fresh cold air. But dressing properly is…

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Best Family Vacations
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6 Alaska Bucket List Adventures for Families

by Dave Parfitt

With its combination of outdoor adventures, wildlife encounters, and scenic beauty, Alaska will always be a bucket list destination. But with so much to discover…

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