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The Top 10 Family Beaches in Europe

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Europe’s beaches are legendary, from the celeb-studded French Riviera to the wilds of the Baltic coastline. There are hundreds of family-oriented choices, from shingle coves to vast sandy strips, but each family comes with its own rulebook and own set of demands. Different age groups have different criteria and so what suits one family won’t […]

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August 19, 2016 by | Comments Off on The Top 10 Family Beaches in Europe

Top 25 Family Friendly Activities Around the World: 2016 Viator Travel Awards

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You’ll find all kinds of activities listed below, including canopy tours and flight simulators, snorkeling tours and biking adventures, and even historical tours kids will actually enjoy! Join us for this tour of the Top 25 Best Family Friendly Things to Do Around the World!

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December 9, 2015 by | Comments Off on Top 25 Family Friendly Activities Around the World: 2016 Viator Travel Awards

Best Children’s Museums Around The World

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To help you plan a fun and educational family vacation, here are our top picks for the best children’s museums around the world.

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April 18, 2013 by | 2 Comments

How to Plan Multi Generational Cruises for Your Family

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Multigenerational travel is quite the buzz word in tourism these days, but it’s really just a fancy term for getting the whole extended family together for a trip. That’s not to say that this is easy though. Planning our 12-person, 3-generation cruise to Bermuda was one of the most difficult projects I’ve ever undertaken (and […]

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November 12, 2012 by | 1 Comment

Family Friendly Activities in Washington, DC

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Washington is a fun, dynamic city that has something to offer for everyone, but especially families. These are just a few of my favorite family-friendly activities but I’d love to hear yours too!

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October 15, 2012 by | Comments Off on Family Friendly Activities in Washington, DC

Finding Magic on “The Making of Harry Potter” Tour in London

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It’s every Harry Potter lover’s dream – to step into the Great Hall of Hogwarts, to climb aboard the Knight Bus, to see Professor Snape’s Potions classroom in real life. And, at the Warner Bros. Studio Tour London – “The Making of Harry Potter,” these sorts of dreams become reality.

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August 16, 2012 by | Comments Off on Finding Magic on “The Making of Harry Potter” Tour in London

Tips for Visiting Rome with Kids

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Perhaps you’ve heard that Rome isn’t the most hospitable place for children and families, but don’t be fooled! Families with children of all ages will find no shortage of interesting family-friendly activities around nearly every corner in Rome.

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July 25, 2012 by | 18 Comments

Top 5 Things to Do in Paris with Kids

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Paris may be the city of love, but this stylish vibrant metropolis has myriad delights and adventures to enchant those traveling with children. This is especially true in spring and summer, when the streets of Paris come to life with street fairs, kid-friendly shows and concerts, and plenty of outdoor activities to keep young travelers […]

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July 24, 2012 by | 1 Comment

The Happiest Place on Earth Just Got Happier: Disneyland’s New Attractions

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This is the newest slogan Disney is using to promote their flagship theme park in Anaheim, California. So I figured I’d go down there and see what all the talk was about.

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July 17, 2012 by | 2 Comments

A Weekend Getaway to New York City’s Governors Island

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Sitting off the tip of lower Manhattan, the 172-acre Governors Island is New York City‘s newest playground. And it’s pretty cool, too. On the 5-minute ferry ride you’re treated to awesome views of the Statue of Liberty, Manhattan Skyline, the Brooklyn Bridge, and Brooklyn itself. Once on the island, a car-free environment is yours to […]

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September 6, 2011 by | Comments Off on A Weekend Getaway to New York City’s Governors Island