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Leave the Kids behind and Head to Texas for a Couples Vacation


The largest wine festival in the Southwest United States is taking place in the Historic Downtown Grapevine TX September 11th through the 14th. more
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Nutritious Meals for the Kids at Westin Hotels


Westin Hotels launched a new kid-tested menu that offers the younger hotel guests the option for nutritious dishes. The Westin Eat Well Menu for Kids is dishing out meals like Build Your Own Salmon Nicoise Salad and energizing juices and smoothies to nourish your child’s growing body. more
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London cultural institutions plan initiative for fall season


London's most well-known cultural institutions are coming together in a new initiative to promote the capital's exceptional fall season, as forecasts show over 2 million tourists are expected to visit a collection of blockbuster exhibitions and events taking place throughout the city. more
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New Orleans, swamps, plantations and other family haunts in Louisiana


Alligator in Honey Island Swamp
Want a marshmallow? The 6-foot-long alligator, dubbed Otis by the locals, who’s minus one foot and swimming alongside our boat certainly does. more
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A Pure Michigan Family Vacation package


Mission Point Resort, located on 18 acres of lakefront property on the historic Mackinac Island, is offering a Pure Michigan Family Friendly Package now until October 19. more
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Families flock to the National World War II Museum in New Orleans


Inside the National World War II Museum in New Orleans
Jack Lucas became the youngest Marine ever to receive the United States’ highest military honor. The wallet he had in his pocket that day tells just one of the many stories at the National World War II Museum in New Orleans. more
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Omni extends family summer with ‘Labor Day Package’


August tends to signal that summer is coming to an end, but not for Omni Hotels and Resorts, which is extending the summer with the“Labor Day Package.” more
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Kids cooking it up for their parents in New Orleans hotel


Kitchen Kids program at Omni Royal Orleans hotel
I like that Omni is as interested in encouraging kids to expand their palates when they are on vacation as in feeding their parents. As part of its Sensational Kids program more
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San Francisco Summer Fog Family Activities


Most people head indoors when fog rolls in during the summer. But in San Francisco, summer fog is so common that it can be made into an event. more
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Hello gator! On a eco swamp tour in the Louisiana bayous


Pontoon boat on the Pearl River Swamp Tour
We’re on a Pearl River Swamp Eco Tour in the Honey Island Swamp in Slidell on Louisiana’s Northshore in St. Tammany Parish, about 40 minutes across Lake Pontchartrain from downtown New Orleans. more
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