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Apr 19, 2014
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Eileen in the Media

Eileen’s top Europe cruise picks on Foxnews.com


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Eileen discusses the Best of European Cruises on Foxnews.com travel. more
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More about Boston and families on Rudy Maxa radio show


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All about visiting Boston with kids. Eileen is interviewed on Rudy Maxa's weekly radio show. more
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Families have fun and learn in Boston


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Eileen discusses how families can have fun and learn history visiting Boston on Foxnews.com. Be sure to check our Eileen's newly published Kids Guide to Boston. more
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Eileen’s best places for families to enjoy spring baseball on Foxnews.com


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Eileen's top picks for Baseball Spring Training on Foxnews.com more
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NYT Travel Show
Eileen will be presenting at the New York Times Travel Show Feb. 28-March 2, 2014. more
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Parents magazine — Top 10 Caribbean destinations


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Parents - March 2014 - Beach Bliss names top 10 family destinations in the Carribean with the help of Eileen Ogintz of Taking the Kids and Kyle McCarthy of Family Travel Forum. more
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Eileen on Foxnews.com – romantic getaways for Valentines Day or anytime


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Eileen reports on romantic getaway destinations and deals for Valentines Day or anytime on Foxnews.com. more
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Eileen on Foxnews.com on popularity of ski country distilleries


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Eileen reports on the growing number of ski-country distilleries that are becoming increasingly popular with the Apres Ski crowd on Foxnews.com. more
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How to make airport experiences less stressful: Eileen on Foxnews.com


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Eileen on Foxnews.com to explain how new Global Entry and TSA PreCheck programs can help family travelers breeze through customs and security screenings at many major airports. more
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Eileen tours the Bahamas and meets the locals


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Eileen tours the Bahamas with locals guiding the way. Three videos. more
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