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Deep Fried Oreos & Butter Carving Contests: Wacky Fairs in the US
Culinary Travel / Family/Kids Travel / USA

Deep Fried Oreos & Butter Carving Contests: Wacky Fairs in the US

With the summer in full swing, it’s time for the county or state fair. Everything from carnival rides and live music to true farm-to-table produce, meat, and homemade pies will… Read More…

Travel Tip: How to Have a One of a Kind Trip to the Zoo
Eco Travel / Family/Kids Travel / Travel Tips

Travel Tip: How to Have a One of a Kind Trip to the Zoo

There’s nothing new about going to the zoo on vacation, but there are ways to make it all your own through an interactive experience. These kinds of zoo programs are… Read More…

How to Travel to Japan With a Small Child
Family/Kids Travel / Japan

How to Travel to Japan With a Small Child

Traveling to a new country is always tricky, but there are lots of logistics to figure out if you’re bringing small children along. Contributing writer and family travel expert Margot… Read More…

12 Ways to Celebrate the Fourth of July This Year
Family/Kids Travel / Window Seat or Aisle Seat

12 Ways to Celebrate the Fourth of July This Year

Everyone has their own traditions when it comes to celebrating the Fourth of July. Every town also has its own way of celebrating, and family travel expert Kerri Zane shares… Read More…

5 Gadgets You Need for the Fourth of July
Family/Kids Travel / Travel Gear

5 Gadgets You Need for the Fourth of July

With the Fourth of July right around the corner, now is the time to prepare for the holiday, ensuring that your long weekend is as perfect as possible. Whether you’re… Read More…

25 Family Activities Beyond Beach Resorts
Family/Kids Travel / Window Seat or Aisle Seat

25 Family Activities Beyond Beach Resorts

With temperatures rising and kids out of school, now is the time for family vacations. But if you aren’t near the beach or don’t want to sit in traffic, there… Read More…

6 Unique Sleepovers Across the Country
Family/Kids Travel

6 Unique Sleepovers Across the Country

Some say sleep is overrated, but that may depend where you sleep. Novel indoor and outdoor sleepovers for children and adults have multiplied nationwide, spurred by the Night at the… Read More…

Family Friendly Safari Camps in Zambia & Zimbabwe
Africa / Family/Kids Travel / Window Seat or Aisle Seat

Family Friendly Safari Camps in Zambia & Zimbabwe

An African safari is a bucket-list experience for many, but it’s not as hard to achieve as you might think. Some safaris can be geared toward adults, but there are… Read More…

New Theme Park Rides for Summer 2014
Theme Parks / Travel News

New Theme Park Rides for Summer 2014

Summer theme park season is nearly here, and the big parks across the country have once again created a number of new rides and attractions. Two of the biggest and… Read More…

The many faces of a toddler on a long drive
Car Travel / Family/Kids Travel / Road Trips

What You’re Doing Wrong on Your Family Road Trip

My husband didn’t understand why we were going to a ski resort. “But we don’t ski.” I showed him pictures of the Resort at Squaw Creek and its proximity to Lake Tahoe…. Read More…

Disney Lawsuit: Frivolous Claims or Discrimination?
Family/Kids Travel / Theme Parks / Travel News

Disney Lawsuit: Frivolous Claims or Discrimination?

Sixteen families with autistic children have filed a lawsuit against Walt Disney Parks and Resorts. The reaction online has been divisive, to say the least. Is this a frivolous lawsuit… Read More…