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First time cruiser family checks out the Disney Dream


AquaDuck water slide loops around deck swimming pools and over the edge of the ship
We liked the Disney Dream for our first family cruise because of Disney’s reputation for customer service, the ship’s dedicated teen entertainment area called Vibe and a short three-day Bahamian sail more
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Connecticut Museum Opens New Bug Exhibit


Learn about the creepy, crawly study of bugs with Backyard Monsters: The World of Insects. On display now through May 17, this interactive exhibit at Connecticut’s Mashantucket Pequot Museum more
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A place where a private tour makes sense: The Louvre in Paris


Children getting an art and history lesson from a guide in the Louvre
The Louvre can be overwhelming for an adult, much less a child. That’s why I figure if you are going to splurge on a private tour, this is a good place to do it. more
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Ventura Harbor Village a Safe Bet for Traveling Families


Families planning road trips along California’s coastal Route 101 should consider a stop in Ventura Harbor Village. more
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Adventure Travel Company Offers Alaskan Cruises for Families


AdventureSmith Explorations offers six Alaskan cruises specifically designed for families. These professionally guided, small-ship cruises offer a range of activity options for multi-generational parties more
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Celebrate Earth Day at National Wildlife Refuges


Celebrate Earth Day (April 22) with a family trip to your local wildlife refuge. Many refuges around the country are hosting special events to mark the occasion, such as an afternoon of boat tours, fishing lessons for kids, and butterfly viewing at Trinity River Wildlife Refuge in Texas. more
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Florida Resort Offers Summer Savings for Families


This summer, plan a stay at Florida’s Breakers Palm Beach Resort and enjoy special savings of more than 40 percent. more
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Howard Johnson Offers Weekly Family Savings


Chasing away those Monday blues just got easier with Howard Johnson’s Happy Mondays promotion. Book any Sunday through Thursday stay, and enjoy savings of up to 35 percent. Offer is available through May 22. more
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Families Relax and Save at Hilton Head Resort


Take a break from reality with the all-new Escape Vacation Package offered by Sea Pines Resort, located on South Carolina’s Hilton Head Island more
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Tinker til you drop at San Francisco’s Exploratorium


Exploratorium entrance
Step right into the Tinkering Studio at San Francisco’s Exploratorium where you can tinker until you make lights go on and buzzers sound, make music on a musical bench or create a toothpick sculpture, inspired by the giant toothpick sculpture “Rolling Through the Bay.” more
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