Vacation rentals are perfect for families that like to enjoy home-cooked meals
A family enjoying the kitchen in a Homeaway vacation rental

Vacation rentals are perfect for families that like to enjoy home-cooked meals

My far flung family loves to cook when we are together on vacation so we like to stay in condos where we can spread out and enjoy homemade meals—whether chili and just baked corn bread, spaghetti bolognese, or steaks cooked over the condo grill.

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Day Three in Dallas – at the Zoo, Audubon Center, Presidential Library
Feeding a giraffe at Dallas Zoo

Day Three in Dallas – at the Zoo, Audubon Center, Presidential Library

My favorite exhibits were the ones that allowed me to feed the animals. I loved the feel of the giraffe licking my hand as he munched on lettuce leaves. My daughter had tropical birds land on the top of her head and drink sweet nectar right out of her hand.

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Day Two in Dallas — great places to take the kids for fun and learning
Arboretum in Dallas

Day Two in Dallas — great places to take the kids for fun and learning

There are a great many new options for families visiting Dallas - take the kids to the Perot Museum of Science and Nature, or the Rory Meyers Children's Adventure. And the new Klyde Warren Park with its sparkling new playground is one of the most vibrant urban spaces around.

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