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

Win $500 From Enrout.com For Your Next Trip!!
Wednesday, November 9, 2011 – 10:33 pm | No Comment
Win $500 From Enrout.com For Your Next Trip!!

Enter the Home for the Holidays Giveaway at Enrout.com for a chance to win $500!
With 5 ways to enter, and one of them having multiple entry options, this is one giveaway that should not be …

Top 5 Money-Saving Travel Tips for Family Vacations
Saturday, November 5, 2011 – 6:12 am | No Comment
Top 5 Money-Saving Travel Tips for Family Vacations

Mariele Ventrice writes a very timely post over on the Smart Destinations Blog about saving money on your family vacations.   Her five tips are ones that not only save you money, but some of them …

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 | One Comment
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 …

Kids Get a Kick Out of the Radio City Rockettes
Sunday, October 30, 2011 – 6:20 am | No Comment
Kids Get a Kick Out of the Radio City Rockettes

Before having seen a Radio City Rockettes show, let alone the Christmas show, I imagined the short skirts and high kicks would be a bit lost on my 5 year-old son. I was wrong.  First …