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Five Things to Do in Banff
Tuesday, October 15, 2013 – 10:00 am | Comments Off
Five Things to Do in Banff

by Larry Berle
Did I say 5, in fact this list should be 50 or 500– This place is beautiful and the list of things to do says “stay here all summer” but here are a …

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 …

Festivals for the Kids in Lake Tahoe
Thursday, July 4, 2013 – 10:00 am | Comments Off
Festivals for the Kids in Lake Tahoe

That sure was fast, wasn’t it?  One month of summer is already past us, you can hear it in the gasps of dread coming from your children whenever they glance at a calendar.  Their days …

Peterborough and the Kawarthas: Family Play Vacation
Wednesday, June 26, 2013 – 10:00 am | 2 Comments
Peterborough and the Kawarthas: Family Play Vacation

It’s less than two hours drive from Toronto to the heart of the Kawarthas, the lake area (or ‘cottage country,’ as it’s called) just north of Peterborough. And Ontario, Canada, is practically at the doorstep of …

5 More Fun Things to Do with Kids in Myrtle Beach
Tuesday, May 14, 2013 – 10:00 am | Comments Off
5 More Fun Things to Do with Kids in Myrtle Beach

Myrtle Beach and the surrounding beach communities make up 60 miles of coast collectively known as the Grand Strand. More than 14 million visitors come to Myrtle Beach every year, and most of them are …

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 …

Top 5 Family Activities in Atlanta in 48 Hours
Monday, April 1, 2013 – 10:00 am | Comments Off
Top 5 Family Activities in Atlanta in 48 Hours

On our way to Myrtle Beach last year, we had a layover in Atlanta.  Since Atlanta is the only aquarium in the USA with a whale shark and manta ray (both favorites of our son), …

Top 5 Family Activities in Aspen
Tuesday, March 12, 2013 – 10:00 am | Comments Off
Top 5 Family Activities in Aspen

Just being among the majestic peaks of the Rocky Mountains is worth a family vacation in Aspen any time of year.  In summer, it’s an exciting drive there (lots of switchbacks, sheer drop-offs and breathtaking …

Top 5 Family Activities in Maui
Monday, March 4, 2013 – 10:00 am | Comments Off
Top 5 Family Activities in Maui

Maui is not only beautiful, but is in my opinion the most kid friendly of all the Hawaiian islands.  Gorgeous year-round weather along with tons of fun family activities make Maui an ideal family vacation …

Top 5 Family Activities in San Diego for Animal Lovers
Tuesday, February 12, 2013 – 10:00 am | One Comment
Top 5 Family Activities in San Diego for Animal Lovers

Everyone talks about Disneyland and Legoland as being part of San Diego, but what if you don’t want to drive 1 – 1.5 hours (each way) on your family vacation?  What are some of the …