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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Family Beaches

Kids love the beach; it’s like a giant sandbox to play in for hours! Browse our favorite family friendly beaches.

Family Travel Tips

Find tips from parents about packing, planning, flying, navigating a theme park, safety, and more.

Family Vacation Destinations

Get ideas for your family vacation by browsing our recommended itineraries written by parents who’ve been there.

Theme Parks and Attractions

From aquariums to theme parks to zoos, get insider tips on the local attractions from parents who’ve been there.

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Downtown Chicago with Kids
Sunday, August 31, 2008 – 12:16 pm | One Comment
Downtown Chicago with Kids

The biggest city in the Midwest has a surprising number of kid-friendly attractions right downtown. For starters, there is so much green park space, lots of shade and the city is very stroller-friendly.

Day-Tripping Downtown Minneapolis, MN
Sunday, July 13, 2008 – 10:02 am | 3 Comments
Day-Tripping Downtown Minneapolis, MN

Early in my childhood, I lived very near downtown St. Paul. After moving to a small Iowa town, I realized how much I missed going to the museums, seeing a play or live stage show, …

Keeping Kids Occupied en Route
Tuesday, June 24, 2008 – 12:47 pm | 2 Comments
Keeping Kids Occupied en Route

They say getting there is half the fun. Yet, I remember the hours of travel time droning on and on as a kid. Maybe that was when I was a teen. Anything with my parents …

Washington DC – Virginia area
Tuesday, June 24, 2008 – 6:34 am | No Comment
Washington DC – Virginia area

These tips are from reader Kim T. who visited the DC area, staying in Virginia, with her 2-1/2 year old.
“We went to the National Zoo one day & met friends of ours from Maryland there. …

Biker Jim’s Gourmet Dogs, Denver, CO
Monday, June 23, 2008 – 12:25 pm | No Comment
Biker Jim’s Gourmet Dogs, Denver, CO

Now this is a hot dog even a foodie/chef family can love!Experience the Wild West in Denver, Colorado with a wild game hot dog from Biker Jim’s Gourmet Dogs. (Located on the corner of 16th …

Easing Ear Pressure and Other Ways to Keep Kids Comfortable on a Plane
Tuesday, June 10, 2008 – 11:19 am | No Comment
Easing Ear Pressure and Other Ways to Keep Kids Comfortable on a Plane

The real trick to not being the parent with the screaming child is to keep the child comfortable. Little ears are very sensitive to ear pressure. Little personalities are very sensitive to parents’ anxieties. If …

Mutigenerational Travel Can be Fun!
Sunday, June 8, 2008 – 7:39 pm | No Comment
Mutigenerational Travel Can be Fun!

Robert DiGiacomo of the Boston Globe wrote a very helpful article for multigenerational travel.
More and more people are Traveling with grandparents can make for a wonderfully memorable family vacation. I’ve listed out my favorite points …

Washington DC With Kids
Monday, May 26, 2008 – 7:43 pm | No Comment
Washington DC With Kids

A summer vacation in Washington DC is ideal for school aged kids, but there is something for every age group here. After a visit to our nation’s capital and its monuments, history class makes so …

Kid Friendly San Diego, CA
Monday, May 19, 2008 – 8:32 pm | 2 Comments
Kid Friendly San Diego, CA

If you’re planning a family vacation to Southern California, you’ve chosen one of my favorite kid-friendly destinations. Perfect weather, gorgeous beaches, tons of kid friendly attractions.. this is a great city for kids.

Kid-Friendly Miami, FL
Saturday, May 17, 2008 – 7:52 pm | 2 Comments
Kid-Friendly Miami, FL

 I was pleasantly surprised at how much fun my toddler son and I had while tagging along on my husband’s business trip to Miami. I mean, I knew Miami is super fun for grown-ups, but …