Roller Coasters of Cedar Point Amusement Park

If you’re all about roller coasters then you’re all about Cedar Point Amusement Park, the coaster capital of the world.Although Cedar Point Amusement Park features rides of every ilk and for every age group, it’s the 17 roller coasters that have put this Sandusky, Ohio park on the map.

10 tips for planning a family ski vacation

Ski vacations create unique memories, allow your family to see new places together and help you teach your kids about balancing safety and adventure. Of course, ski vacations come with unique risks, and all family vacations come with a few hassles. But follow these 10 tips and you’ll be able to minimize the annoyances and […]

Visiting Navy Pier

One of the favorite activities for tourists in Chicago is visiting Navy Pier, attracting more than 8 million visitors every year. Navy Pier was designed for shipping and recreation in 1916, and has grown to be a well-known entertainment center. Navy Pier has had a fascinating history, hosting soldiers during World War I, New Deal agencies […]

Planning a Family Trip to the Caribbean

At first blush you may not think that a trip to the Caribbean is the ideal place to take a family vacation but it’s actually a wonderful place because there is so much to do that appeals to everyone. Your first decisions when planning a family trip to the Caribbean should be which island is […]

Southwest stops boarding families first

For as long as most of have been flying on airplanes, we’ve heard the initial call at the beginning of boarding that families with small children can go ahead and get on the plane. Southwest Airlines, which has a first-come-first-served open seating policy has decided to change those old rules. Families now have to board […]

13 Japanese Scream Machine Roller Coasters

If you can’t make it to Japan to test these rides yourself, these videos will give you a good idea of what you’re missing.

Thrilling Destination: Six Flags Magic Mountain

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Family Attractions in Los Angeles

Initially Los Angeles doesn’t seem like a family town, with all of the movie stars, the rock musicians, the hustle and bustle of the movie industry executives but as is often the case, first impressions can be quite misleading. Los Angeles is actually loaded with things for families to explore together and wholesome fun can […]

Tips for traveling during pregnancy

Can you travel when you’re pregnant? Sure, traveling during pregnancy is usually safe but there are limitations.

Family Attractions in Chicago

Chicago is one of those hidden secrets as it’s a great big city with a lot of heart and loads of things to do but somehow it always seems to get overlooked. If you’re looking for a place to take the family for a weekend give Chicago a try, I guarantee you won’t be disappointed.

Family Attractions in Cancun

Cancun obviously inspires images of romantic escapes but it’s also an incredible place to take your family for a vacation of a lifetime. Imagine the wonder the ancient ruins of the Mayan can inspire. The incredible delight your family will experience with an intimate dolphin encounter. The fun you can have playing and exploring Xcaret. […]

Family Attractions in San Francisco

San Francisco is definitely a city worthy of stealing your heart, it has a little bit of something for everyone and it’s a great place for a family to explore and share everyone’s interests.

Family Attractions in Denver

The mile high city of Denver Colorado is rich with history and vibrant activities, the perfect place to take a family on vacation. You’ll find so much to see and do in Denver that you’ll probably want to come back for your next vacation too.

Family Attractions in Cleveland

Children’s Museum of Cleveland Children’s Museum of Cleveland, dedicated to children up to eight years of age, the museum hosts numerous traveling exhibits as well as several permanent exhibits such as “Splish Splash,” which teaches children about water transportation, weather and the earth’s water systems. It features a two-story climbing structure, a kaleidoscope and the […]

Dozens of Attractions at Hersheypark, Pennsylvania

This year is the one hundredth anniversary of the opening of sweet ol’ Hersheypark in Hershey, Pennsylvania. Its humble beginnings as a leisure park for Hershey Chocolate Company employees have been almost forgotten now as it’s transformed into a 110-acre fun park open for everyone. These days the Hersheypark complex includes an amusement park with […]

How to get the Most out of The Disney Dining Plan

In an effort to create more value and build more “in park” revenue Walt Disney has been putting a lot of marketing effort behind the Disney Dining Plan. Is the plan worth it, and does it create a more enjoyable experience? We put the Disney Dining plan to the test last fall, and I’ll share […]

Family Attractions in Atlanta

A trip to Atlanta is an excellent way to bond with your family and take in all that this magnificent city has to offer. Atlanta can be an expensive city to visit, so we’ve included a few free attractions on our list just to make your family trip to Atlanta more budget friendly. Georgia Aquarium […]

Family Dining Philadelphia

The reasons for taking your family to Philadelphia for a vacation are numerous. Simply put, it’s a great place to for a family vacation whether you’re looking for fun, excitement or an educational experience. The only problem with family vacations in a new city, any new city, is finding family dining options that are both […]

Family Attractions in Boston

Boston provides visitors with a unique opportunity to experience an incredibly wide variety of activities from historic landmarks, to culture and arts, to local sports teams, and local natural beauty. For families it’s a rare chance to combine fun activities with educational experiences that will bring history alive and leave a wonderful lasting impression.

How to Plan a Family Cruise Vacation

Family vacations used to mean a camping trip or a Disney vacation but today that’s changed and people are looking for more extravagant vacations to take with their families. The cruise industry realized this pretty early on and began tailoring some of their events and even whole cruises to accommodate families with children. The cruises […]