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New: Great Smoky Mountains; NYC (updated); DC (updated)
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Perfect Time to Visit Hawaii


Spring and summer is the perfect time visit Hawaii, especially with new developments. more
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Hit the Beach at LEGOLAND Beach Retreat in Florida


LEGOland bungalow
There’s a lighthouse just a stone’s throw from Orlando that’s calling your name. LEGOLAND Florida’s new Beach Retreat is a beacon for weary families looking for a place to unwind more
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Mount Vernon Remembers Revolutionary War


George Washington’s Mount Vernon in Virginia is bringing one largest Revolutionary War encampments in the area to life. more
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Virtual Reality Experience Coming to Six Flags in New Jersey


Six Flags Great Adventure (New Jersey) will partner with Samsung Electronics America, Inc. to bring a virtual reality experience to the world’s tallest and fastest drop ride opening May 5th. more
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California State Parks Celebrating Children’s Dayhttp://www.takingthekids.com/wp-admin/post-new.php


Stewards of the Coast and Redwoods (California) will join the Sonoma Environmental Education Collaborative (SEEC) for another year of hosting and celebrating Día del Niño / Day of the Child April 29 more
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Travel Clothes to Keep You Comfortable on Hikes and Bikes


Whispie Cardie by Toad&Company
The right gear—whether you are going hiking, biking or exploring a new city—can make all the difference. These are Eileen’s reviews of travel clothes– please send us your tips! more
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Norwegian Cruise Line to add lifeguards on its ships


Norwegian Cruise Line is set to become the third to add lifeguards to its fleet this summer, following Royal Caribbean’s announcement earlier this spring and Disney before that. more
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The right shoes for your family travels


Merrill Moab 2 Midwaterproof
The right gear—whether you are going hiking, biking or exploring a new city—can make all the difference. Featuring travel shoes more
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Cool Travel Gear – the right luggage


GeniusPack hardshell rollerboard
Taking the Kids is now featuring “cool travel gear” – in our continuing effort to help families on their journeys. Here’s some of what I’ve discovered works great in the luggage department recently more
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Taking the kids to San Francisco to commemorate the “summer of love”


Guide Stan Flouride explains mural depicting Summer of Love in 1967
Take the kids and grandkids to San Francisco where the city is marking the 50th anniversary of the Summer of Love with a year’s worth of special events, exhibits, concerts and more. more
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