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Outdoor Activities for Kids in Gatlinburg
Monday, October 15, 2012 – 10:00 am | No Comment
Outdoor Activities for Kids in Gatlinburg

This guest post comes to us from Andy Gladstein of Elk Springs Resort — Thank You Andy!
Gatlinburg is a resort town that has become host to thousands of visitors every day. Its wide range of …

All Things Legoland Florida- and a Birthday Surprise!
Saturday, October 13, 2012 – 10:00 am | No Comment
All Things Legoland Florida- and a Birthday Surprise!

My son’s 8th birthday was last weekend and we surprised him with tickets to Legoland Florida… a bucket list location for him.  To be fair, we were going to Orlando anyway, and I was given …

Photo Friday: Alien Head – Fun with Photo Booth for iPad
Friday, October 12, 2012 – 10:00 am | One Comment
Photo Friday: Alien Head – Fun with Photo Booth for iPad

One of my son’s favorite time-wasters (on a trip or at home) is to make silly photos on the iPad with the Photo Booth app.  This photo was using the ‘squeeze’ setting and makes him …

Hotel Spotlight: Daily Deals Roundup 10-10-12
Wednesday, October 10, 2012 – 10:00 am | No Comment
Hotel Spotlight: Daily Deals Roundup 10-10-12

Whether you like your family vacation tropical, historical or touristy, there’s something for all types of families in this past weeks hotel deals!  And even though they’re from last week, there’s still time to claim …

Top 10 Maya-Themed Family Activities — National Geographic
Tuesday, October 9, 2012 – 10:00 am | No Comment
Top 10 Maya-Themed Family Activities — National Geographic

 

We are headed to Cancun in January for a family vacation… the first so far that requires a passport!  So I am in full-on research mode.  I’ve been there before without kids, so I know …

Disney kicks off first cruises from Texas – USATODAY.com
Sunday, October 7, 2012 – 10:00 am | One Comment
Disney kicks off first cruises from Texas – USATODAY.com

 

I have not yet taken my son on a cruise, but when I do, the first time it will be on a Disney Cruise for sure.  Since my husband is often in Houston, having a …

Review: Eyewitness Travel Guides – Spain
Saturday, October 6, 2012 – 10:00 am | No Comment
Review: Eyewitness Travel Guides – Spain

The Dorling Kindersley (DK) Eyewitness Travel Guides are always a must-buy for me before any trip.  We use these books months before heading out on a trip to get a general sense of the area …

2012 World’s Best Family hotels | Travel + Leisure
Monday, October 1, 2012 – 11:19 am | No Comment
2012 World’s Best Family hotels | Travel + Leisure

 

2012 World’s Best Family hotels | Travel + Leisure results are in!!  Travel + Leisure rated the 50 world’s best family hotels
Here are the top 10 in the US. As you can imagine, lots of …

America’s Wackiest Mini-Golf Courses – Articles | Travel + Leisure
Sunday, September 30, 2012 – 10:00 am | 3 Comments
America’s Wackiest Mini-Golf Courses – Articles | Travel + Leisure

 

I love mini-golf.  I mean, really LOVE it.  I’ve never had much power in ‘real’ golf (as my dad calls it), and so the running joke is that I double par every hole.  Meaning, if …

Give Your Child the World with Little Passports!
Saturday, September 29, 2012 – 10:00 am | No Comment
Give Your Child the World with Little Passports!

Want to give your child the world?  Now you can with Little Passports!
Not only do we love to travel as a family, but we love learning about other places and their cultures.  Maybe it’s the …