Welcome to Best Kid Friendly Travel!
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We make it easy to plan the perfect family vacation.  Our reviews are written by parents who’ve been there. Their itineraries share the insider tips only the locals know on how to have a great …

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Photo Friday – LEGOLAND Florida
Friday, November 9, 2012 – 10:00 am | No Comment
Photo Friday – LEGOLAND Florida

This October, we surprised our  8-yr-old Lego addict with a trip to LEGOLAND Florida for his birthday.  He was thrilled!!  In his words: Best Theme Park Ever!!

The Ritz-Carlton Powerscourt Dublin Ireland
Thursday, November 8, 2012 – 12:42 pm | No Comment
The Ritz-Carlton Powerscourt Dublin Ireland

Some say Dublin is the city of weather. You can get all four seasons in one day. Leon Uris even titled one of his books IRELAND; A TERRIBLE BEAUTY probably because the constant rain and …

LEGO® STAR WARS Miniland Model Display Will Open Nov. 9 at LEGOLAND® Florida
Sunday, November 4, 2012 – 10:00 am | No Comment
LEGO® STAR WARS Miniland Model Display Will Open Nov. 9 at LEGOLAND® Florida

Star Wars™ fans, your wait is almost over!   LEGOLAND® Florida recently announced that the new LEGO® Star WarsTM Miniland Model Display will officially open to guests on Friday, November 9.
The new LEGO® Star WarsTM Miniland …

Top 6 (or 12) Funniest Animated Kids Movies for Adults (and Kids)
Saturday, November 3, 2012 – 10:00 am | No Comment

My husband and I were at a weekend getaway with some friends who had grown children and were unfamiliar with the likes of today’s animated marvels.  I, for one, have always been a kid’s movie …

Photo Friday: Remembering Thanksgiving in Sunny Arizona
Friday, November 2, 2012 – 10:00 am | No Comment
Photo Friday: Remembering Thanksgiving in Sunny Arizona

Last year we went to Phoenix/Scottsdale Arizona for Thanksgiving.  Living in Minnesota, this was a very welcoming treat to be basking in 80 degree weather along a lazy river in late November.  I’m tempted to …

St Regis Hotel Deer Valley
Tuesday, October 30, 2012 – 10:00 am | No Comment
St Regis Hotel Deer Valley

by Larry Berle
The difference between an outstanding hotel and an awesome one is in the service.  And service is king here.  They even have a butler dept. to give you that extra service you rarely …

Enjoy Fall Colors and Family Events in Traverse City, MI
Sunday, October 28, 2012 – 10:00 am | One Comment
Enjoy Fall Colors and Family Events in Traverse City, MI

Autumn is an enchanting time in Michigan’s beautiful Grand Traverse Bay region – the perfect time to visit the Sleeping Bear Dunes (voted “Most Beautiful Place in America” by viewers of Good Morning America), or …

Favorite Family Travel Product – Apple iPad, Nintendo DS or Kindle Fire?
Saturday, October 27, 2012 – 10:00 am | No Comment
Favorite Family Travel Product – Apple iPad, Nintendo DS or Kindle Fire?

When traveling with kids, one of the biggest challenges is keeping them occupied during the many times they’re forced to wait in line throughout the trip.  At the airport, on the plane, checking in at …

Photo Friday: Pirates Don’t Pay
Friday, October 26, 2012 – 10:00 am | No Comment
Photo Friday:  Pirates Don’t Pay

At the Science Museum of Minnesota last spring, my son played a game of chance with a ‘pirate’ at their “Real Pirates” exhibit.  He won, but the pirate said (in a piratey voice), “Looks like …

Thailand’s Top Three Beaches for Families
Thursday, October 25, 2012 – 10:00 am | 5 Comments
Thailand’s Top Three Beaches for Families

I’m so excited to offer this guest post from fellow travel blogger Bethaney Davies of FlashPackerFamily.com!  She shares some fantastic tips on taking kids to Thailand… one of my bucket list locations.  Thank you, Bethaney!!
A …