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Gettysburg by Horseback and the Civil War Trail in Pennsylvania
Wednesday, July 4, 2012 – 8:00 am | 4 Comments
Gettysburg by Horseback and the Civil War Trail in Pennsylvania

Explore Gettysburg by horseback and the Civil War trail through Pennsylvania with kids for an education vacation. 
I am planning to bring my son to Gettysburg and other historical sites after he turns 8 this …

Twitter tells you when Connecticut beaches are full – Travel Kit
Tuesday, July 3, 2012 – 8:00 am | One Comment
Twitter tells you when Connecticut beaches are full – Travel Kit

If you are headed to any of the many beaches and parks with swimming options in Connecticut this holiday and weekend, check out Twitter before circling for a parking spot.  According to Travel Kit from …

Mall of America – Top 10 (+ 10 more!) Kid Friendly Restaurants Beyond the Food Court
Monday, July 2, 2012 – 8:00 am | 7 Comments
Mall of America – Top 10 (+ 10 more!) Kid Friendly Restaurants Beyond the Food Court

When you think of mall food, thoughts immediately turn to the food court.   Luckily for families who crave something better, Mall of America® has several great restaurants that please kids AND their parents!   Most of …

Best Family Holiday Destinations in Australia
Friday, June 29, 2012 – 8:00 am | 6 Comments
Best Family Holiday Destinations in Australia

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Five Ways To Save BIG $$$ On Your Summer Vacation
Thursday, June 28, 2012 – 8:00 am | 4 Comments
Five Ways To Save BIG $$$  On Your Summer Vacation

Five Ways To Save BIG $$$ On Your Summer Vacation  By Terrance Zepke, author of The Encyclopedia of Cheap Travel (Second Edition): Save Up to 90% on Flights, Lodging, Cruises, and More!
Everyone likes to save …

Traverse City Michigan Named one of Summer’s Top 10 Trips by Nat Geo
Tuesday, June 26, 2012 – 8:00 am | 6 Comments
Traverse City Michigan Named one of Summer’s Top 10 Trips by Nat Geo

 

PHOTO: A secluded beach near Pyramid Point at the Sleeping Bear Dunes, just west of Traverse City.

National Geographic picks Traverse City as one of Top 10 Summer Trips for 2012
What does little Traverse City …

Mall of America® – Nickelodeon Universe® – A Guide to the Rides
Monday, June 25, 2012 – 9:00 am | 7 Comments
Mall of America® – Nickelodeon Universe® – A Guide to the Rides

One of the coolest things about Mall of America® is the indoor theme park… very key in a winter state like Minnesota!  The theme park has had a few sponsors over the years, but none …

Eco-Friendly Family Beach Vacation Near Puerta Vallarta, Mexico!
Saturday, June 23, 2012 – 8:00 am | 4 Comments
Eco-Friendly Family Beach Vacation Near Puerta Vallarta, Mexico!

Las Alamandas Introduces ‘Summer Luxury Family Getaway,’ an All-Inclusive Package
for an Affordable Vacation at the Exclusive Boutique Resort
 
Costalegre, Mexico, June 20, 2012:   This summer, families can frolic in a 1,500-acre nature preserve and experience a …

Favorite Travel Books: My Tourist Guide to the Solar System . . . and Beyond
Friday, June 22, 2012 – 8:00 am | One Comment
Favorite Travel Books: My Tourist Guide to the Solar System . . . and Beyond

I am always on the lookout for fun activity books and interesting travel books. This one caught my eye because my almost-8-yr-old son is really into space and the solar system right now.
DK Publishing always …

Dynamic Disneyland
Thursday, June 21, 2012 – 10:00 am | 4 Comments
Dynamic Disneyland

Guest post contributed by Mike Reynolds for Disneyland Vacation Rentals.
A trip to Disneyland falls very near the top of most kids’ lists of wildest dreams. As a parent, however, you may dread the stress and …