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Crossing the Atlantic aboard the Queen Mary 2

Queen Mary 2 arriving in New York City
Today, aboard the Queen Mary 2, there is a mural depicting the Cunard history of entertaining kids dating back to the mid-19th century more
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Learning a little history on July 4th

Kids throwing tea into Boston Harbor
if you play your cards right, you’ll all have fun celebrating the nation’s birthday — and learning something about American history at the same time. more
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Check Out Water Exhibit at Children’s Museum of Manhattan

The Children’s Museum of Manhattan recently opened its splashy outdoor water exhibit, Dynamic H2O, in the Sussman Environmental Center more
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Travelers wary of self-driving vehicles – study by Allianz Travel Insurance

If the ‘future were now,’ travelers would feel safer on a rocket to space than being a passenger in a self-driving or autonomous vehicle, according to the annual Allianz Travel Insurance Vacation Confidence Index. more
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Orlando’s Top 5 Hotspots for Teens

Wekiva Island
Orlando is bursting with trendy and exciting places to visit, especially if you’re a teenager. more
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Attention cruisers: Don’t forget your passport

According to CruiseCritic.com, passports now are required for any U.S. citizen whose cruise embarks or disembarks in a foreign country, including Canada. more
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Virtual TIme Travel with Gray Line CitySightseeing New York and TimeLooper

A a new partnership is taking place in New York City tourism; virtually reality is taking over more
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Museum of Science and Industry Welcomes Two New Exhibits

The Museum of Science and Industry in Chicago has two new exhibits for families to check out. more
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‘Clean the World’ Recycles Soap Left in Hotels

Clean the World is a not-for-profit company that collects that soap to sanitize, recycle and then distribute to people in developing countries. more
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Kids Travel Journals by father of 3

A father of three kids under 11 tries to balance screen time with other entertainment on long road trips. But unlike most, he has published a series of old-style fun books more
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