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Six Flags & the Smithsonian: Visiting Washington, D.C. As A Family
Family/Kids Travel / Museums

Six Flags & the Smithsonian: Visiting Washington, D.C. As A Family

Family travel is often a challenge—on so many different levels—ranging from budget to the sheer logistics of traveling/transporting children to places and experiences that are meaningful as well as fun…. Read More…

Travel Tip: Museum Sleepovers Across the Country
Family/Kids Travel / Museums / Travel Tips

Travel Tip: Museum Sleepovers Across the Country

If you’ve ever had a hard time convincing your kids to visit a museum, listen up. They might just pay attention if you tell them to pack their sleeping bags…. Read More…

A Shoe Lover’s Guide to the World
Museums / Pop Culture Travel

A Shoe Lover’s Guide to the World

Fabulous footwear doesn’t have to be worn to be appreciated. If you love shoes, you can indulge that passion for fashion in unusual ways almost anywhere you travel. Here is our… Read More…

7 Ways to Celebrate the 45th Anniversary of Apollo 11
Family/Kids Travel / Museums / National Parks / USA

7 Ways to Celebrate the 45th Anniversary of Apollo 11

July 20 will mark 45 years since Neil Amstrong and Buzz Aldrin touched down on the surface of the moon in 1969. Since the dawn of the space race, traveling beyond the Earth’s atmosphere… Read More…

5 Hidden Treasures Museums Can’t or Won’t Show You
Museums

5 Hidden Treasures Museums Can’t or Won’t Show You

We all know that museums don’t put everything on display, so what is hidden in the archives? Check out five hidden treasures museums don’t want you to see.

Travel Tip: Museums with Great Architecture
Museums / Travel Tips

Travel Tip: Museums with Great Architecture

It’s one thing to visit a museum for the art collections inside. But in some cases, the building itself is just as important as the art collections inside. One of… Read More…

Travel Tip: Learn About Science out of the Classroom
Family/Kids Travel / Museums / Travel Tips

Travel Tip: Learn About Science out of the Classroom

It may be back to school time, but that doesn’t mean education is limited to the classroom. The key is to skip the passive museums and go for hands-on learning…. Read More…

Travel Tip: New Museum Exhibits this Summer
Museums / Travel Tips

Travel Tip: New Museum Exhibits this Summer

When school is out, family-friendly attractions unveil all their new experiences. So here’s what’s you want to look out for this summer The National Aquarium in Baltimore is opening its… Read More…

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Culture / Italy & Greece / Museums / Travel Tips

Travel Tip: How to See the Pope

Pope Francis has announced that he is not traveling for most of the year. So if the Pope isn’t coming to you, well, you’ll just have to go see him… Read More…

Travel Tip: Hotels with Great Art Collections
British Isles / Culture / Europe / Museums / Travel Tips

Travel Tip: Hotels with Great Art Collections

People are always willing to travel to see great art, so why not stay at a hotel that’s practically an art gallery in its own right? Check out the Rosewood… Read More…

What to Do On Your Second (Or Third!) Trip to Paris
Culture / France & Belgium / Museums

What to Do On Your Second (Or Third!) Trip to Paris

Some of the world’s best cities are worth a second or third visit. If you’re headed over to Europe this summer, contributor Lilit Marcus shows how to escape the rookie… Read More…