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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What’s all the Raquet at Four Seasons Resort Costa Rica?
Monday, January 16, 2012 – 8:09 am | 3 Comments
What’s all the Raquet at Four Seasons Resort Costa Rica?

Have you heard what’s setting the tennis world abuzz? No, it’s not about the latest injury or coaching change. It’s an exciting new court that puts travellers at a distinct advantage, if you will. Think …

Celebrate Chinese New Year with Kids at Mall of America
Monday, January 9, 2012 – 4:06 pm | No Comment
Celebrate Chinese New Year with Kids at Mall of America

Mall of America has a special treat for Toddler Tuesdays next week:
Toddler Tuesdays: Chinese New Year Celebration
Kids and parents alike are invited to ring in the Year of the Dragon and celebrate the Chinese New …

Relaxing Family Vacation in the Valley of the Sun
Monday, December 5, 2011 – 3:25 pm | One Comment
Relaxing Family Vacation in the Valley of the Sun

Located in the Sonora Desert where Phoenix and Scottsdale meet in sunny Arizona, the JW Marriott Desert Ridge offers a family vacation to remember.  When looking at Phoenix family resorts, look no further than Desert …

Hiking to the bottom of the Grand Canyon One of the Seven natural wonders of the World
Friday, December 2, 2011 – 8:08 am | One Comment
Hiking to the bottom of the Grand Canyon One of the Seven natural wonders of the World

by Larry Berle
The date is 11/1/11. There are 4 dates this year that have all the same digits and this is an unusual phenomena. We have just arrived at the South rim of the Grand …

Wordless Wednesday 11-30-11
Wednesday, November 30, 2011 – 8:13 am | No Comment
Wordless Wednesday 11-30-11

What a lovely view!   Any guesses where this is?
 
Update:   This was taken (with my now-dead camera that was held together by tape) from our room at the JW Marriott Desert Ridge in Phoenix, AZ.   It …

How to Find Family Volunteer Vacations
Friday, November 4, 2011 – 5:55 am | No Comment
How to Find Family Volunteer Vacations

Have you ever toyed with the idea of embarking on a family volunteer trip?  Connie Roberts writes a great article that shows just what’s involved and where to start.  If your family already likes adventure …

Thanksgiving Getaways for Families
Thursday, November 3, 2011 – 6:30 am | No Comment
Thanksgiving Getaways for Families

Katrina Brown Hunt of WeJustGotBack.com shares eleven of her favorite Thanksgiving getaways on Frommers.com.  She says, “Thinking of skipping the big turkey dinner with the in-laws and running away on vacation?”  And actually, we are! …

Kid Friendly Tours of San Francisco, CA
Wednesday, November 2, 2011 – 6:20 am | No Comment
Kid Friendly Tours of San Francisco, CA

Tours offer a different historical perspective on San Francisco – with no two tours alike. Below are a few tours popular with children. For a complete listing, visit www.onlyinsanfrancisco.com.
Bay Quackers, LLC-San Francisco Duck Tours
www.bayquackers.com
See San …

ICE! in Nashville: The Coolest Place on Earth
Tuesday, November 1, 2011 – 6:26 am | 2 Comments
ICE! in Nashville: The Coolest Place on Earth

One of our favorite Christmas holiday events is ICE! at the Gaylord Opryland Resort and Convention Center in Nashville, TN.
This year the theme features Dreamworks Merry Madagascar characters and displays the scenes when Alex the …

Downtown Ice Rink and Holiday Events in San Jose
Monday, October 31, 2011 – 5:53 am | No Comment
Downtown Ice Rink and Holiday Events in San Jose

If you and your family love ice skating, get into the holiday spirit in downtown San Jose, California with their 16th annual Downtown Ice holiday events.

Hawaiian Airlines / Kristi Yamaguchi Downtown Ice returns Nov. 18
Opening …