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Big Family Vacation Savings on the Big Apple in New York, NY!
Monday, November 11, 2013 – 10:00 am | Comments Off
Big Family Vacation Savings on the Big Apple in New York, NY!

A family vacation in New York City is a bucket list trip. And hopefully one that can be taken multiple times in order to take it all in. From the historic monuments of the …

Halloween Family Vacation Ideas
Tuesday, October 8, 2013 – 10:00 am | Comments Off
Halloween Family Vacation Ideas

With October in full swing, families are heading to local pumpkin patches, haunted houses and spooky sites to enjoy typical fall festivities. However, alternative options exist for those looking for a Halloween getaway, so if …

NYC Movie Tour Giveaway – We Have a Winner!!
Wednesday, July 10, 2013 – 10:00 am | Comments Off
NYC Movie Tour Giveaway – We Have a Winner!!

Congratulations to Shani F!!  She’s the winner of our Movie Tour Package for 4 in NYC from On Location Tours!
Shani, thank you so much for entering our giveaway and we are so excited for you …

Eight Family Friendly things to do in New York City
Monday, July 8, 2013 – 10:00 am | Comments Off
Eight Family Friendly things to do in New York City

by Larry Berle
1.  Take a ride on the Staten Island Ferry.  Go down to Battery Park (the very southern point of Manhattan). You can see the new World Trade Center just a few blocks north …

Win a Movie Tour Package for 4 in NYC from On Location Tours!
Tuesday, July 2, 2013 – 10:00 am | 30 Comments
Win a Movie Tour Package for 4 in NYC from On Location Tours!

For a limited time, On Location Tours is offering a special giveaway for a Family 4-Pack of tickets (approx. value of $200) for one of their popular TV or Movie tours of NYC exclusively for …

Top 5 Family Activities in NYC for Movie Lovers
Wednesday, April 17, 2013 – 8:00 am | One Comment
Top 5 Family Activities in NYC for Movie Lovers

My family loves movies.  In fact, my husband and son have a tradition to see every kids movie as it comes out, then get their favorites on DVD.  My son is constantly watching release dates …

Photo Friday – Our Very Own Blue Man in Ithaca, NY
Friday, August 31, 2012 – 10:00 am | Comments Off
Photo Friday – Our Very Own Blue Man in Ithaca, NY

This was taken at the children’s museum: Sciencenter in Ithaca, NY, which turned out to be super fun!  The percussion pipes reminded us of the Blue Man Group, and we ended up taking Coop to …

Christmas in NYC: Time to Start Planning!
Thursday, October 27, 2011 – 6:35 am | Comments Off
Christmas in NYC: Time to Start Planning!

It’s time to start thinking about the holidays!  Who’s up for Christmas in NYC?  Count me in!  Here are some great holiday events from NYC Vacation Experts at nyctrip.com. 
Thanksgiving through New Year’s Eve, New …

The Big Apple Circus Storms Manhattan
Wednesday, January 5, 2011 – 2:13 am | Comments Off
The Big Apple Circus Storms Manhattan

Ladies and Gentlemen, Children of All Ages!!!!   Welcome to the Big Apple Circus!!
This is the 31st year for this wonderful circus and this edition, and is entitled Dance On.

Top 5 Ski Resorts for Families
Thursday, December 17, 2009 – 1:38 am | 10 Comments
Top 5 Ski Resorts for Families

Heading to a ski resort is a favorite family vacation in late winter.  Travelocity Senior Editor, Genevieve Shaw Brown, shares her top family-friendly ski resorts and what each ski area offers so you can choose the best one for …