Welcome to Best Kid Friendly Travel!
Wednesday, September 2, 2009 – 8:53 pm | Comments Off on Welcome to Best Kid Friendly Travel!

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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Bring the Kids to the National Peanut Festival in Dothan, AL
Sunday, November 1, 2009 – 11:04 am | No Comment
Bring the Kids to the National Peanut Festival in Dothan, AL

About half of the peanuts grown in the US are grown within a 100 mile radius of Dothan, Alabama. The festivities include numerous fun-filled family events, such as amusement rides, animal acts, agricultural displays, live …

World’s Largest Indoor Trick-or-Treat
Saturday, October 31, 2009 – 4:36 pm | One Comment
World’s Largest Indoor Trick-or-Treat

Families are invited to keep warm and healthy from the ghoulish chills of Halloween night and participate in the World’s Largest Indoor Trick-or-Treat at Mall of America®.
Promoting a healthy Halloween, the Anaphylaxis & Food Allergy …

CD Review: Guitar Bob’s Activity Songs, Kids on the Move
Monday, October 26, 2009 – 1:17 am | One Comment
CD Review: Guitar Bob’s Activity Songs, Kids on the Move

The moment I put in ‘Guitar Bob’s Activity Songs, Kids on the Move’, my 5 year-old perked up and started bopping.  He giggled to ‘Captain Coconut’ and laughed out loud to ‘Crazy Weather’. (Snowing chicken …

Fall Family Fun in Jacksonville, FL
Saturday, October 24, 2009 – 7:15 am | No Comment
Fall Family Fun in Jacksonville, FL

If you’re looking for a couple of fun family activities in Jacksonville, FL this weekend and next, check out these two suggested by Jennifer at VisitJacksonville.com.  They’re sure to get you in the Halloween spirit! 
Spooktacular at …

Best Kid-Friendly Beaches in Los Angeles, CA
Thursday, October 22, 2009 – 8:49 pm | One Comment
Best Kid-Friendly Beaches in Los Angeles, CA

The L.A. area is not just for Disneyland.  Make time to play on some of the beautiful California beaches and enjoy the Pacific breezes. The beaches in Los Angeles and surrounding areas vary widely in …

Child Friendly Holidays On Lanzarote, Canary Islands
Thursday, October 15, 2009 – 7:01 am | 7 Comments
Child Friendly Holidays On Lanzarote, Canary Islands

Thank you to Nick Ball of LanzaroteGuidebook.com for this wonderful guest post!
The Canary Islands are one of the most popular holiday destinations in Spain. Second only to Catalonia in terms of the number of tourist …

Fall Family Outdoor Activities in Northern California’s Shasta Cascade
Tuesday, October 13, 2009 – 1:10 am | No Comment
Fall Family Outdoor Activities in Northern California’s Shasta Cascade

Local John Poimiroo shares some wonderful fall activities for families to enjoy in the the Cascade Mountain range including Shasta, Redding, and Lassen Volcanic Nat’l Park.
Hawes Farm in Anderson, Calif. opens to the public in October …

Fall Family Trips to Yellowstone National Park
Monday, October 12, 2009 – 1:00 am | No Comment
Fall Family Trips to Yellowstone National Park

Mom, grandma, and Yellowstone guidebook author, Janet Chapple offers a few pointers on bringing the kids to explore one of our national treasures.
I’d like to point out that fall is a beautiful time to visit our …

Affordable Family Activities in Kid Friendly Lake Charles, LA
Sunday, October 11, 2009 – 1:15 am | One Comment
Affordable Family Activities in Kid Friendly Lake Charles, LA

Local mom, Katie Harrington, tells us about Lake Charles/Southwest Lousiana as a destination for families. Most of the activities listed below are either free or have a very low admission price.
We are located about 45 minutes from …

Off the Beaten Path in Southern New Hampshire
Saturday, October 10, 2009 – 10:50 am | 4 Comments
Off the Beaten Path in Southern New Hampshire

Local mom, Kristen Laine shares some great ideas for exploring the Appalachian Mountains of southern New Hampshire like a local.
I live on the slopes of Mt. Cardigan, at 3,155 feet the second-tallest mountain in southern …