Family Attractions in Miami

Miami isn’t known for catering to families, in fact it’s quite the opposite with its tops optional beaches, all night partying, club hopping culture and celebrity sprinkled streets. But there is another side to Miami and there are more than enough activities for family fun.

Plan a Vacation without Breaking the Family Budget

According to the U.S. Travel Association, approximately 54 percent of American households are planning a summer vacation. If you’re one of 38 million U.S. adults that have not yet decided whether or not to take your family on a summer vacation, here are some great ideas to plan a vacation without breaking the budget.

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 […]

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 […]

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.

Family Travel to Philadelphia

Looking for a great place to take the family on vacation? Leave the mouse in the south and instead head to Philadelphia for a family vacation that’s packed with fun and excitement and little tidbits of information everywhere you turn.

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 […]

Family Attractions in San Francisco

If you’re taking a family vacation then San Francisco is definitely some place you should consider visiting. San Francisco is a unique city with a combination of family activities that ranges from haunted history to modern fun. Each family attraction you visit can be turned into a fun learning activity for the entire family.

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 […]

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 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 Ft. Lauderdale

Ft. Lauderdale is known as “America’s Venice” because of the number of canals it has. There are water taxis that make it fun for the whole family to go on aquatic tours. It also has the deepest port, Port Everglades, in Florida making it a major boating industry hub.

Family Attractions in London

Sometimes keeping kids occupied on vacation is difficult, especially when your vacation is in a foreign country. But a trip to London with the family is one that is sure to be fun for everyone as there is so much to see and do. Use our handpicked family fun guide below to find the best […]

Six Flags Great Adventure

Located in , Six Flags Great Adventure is conveniently located just 67 miles from New York City, 58 miles from Newark, and 60 miles from Philadelphia. The park features incredible rides, themes, and adventures packed into a Wild Safari area, amusement park, water park, and Hurricane Harbor (think serious water park).

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 […]

Family Attractions at Niagara Falls

Romantic honeymoon location, Niagara Falls doesn’t usually come to mind as the first place to take your family vacation, but it’s actually a wonderful place for a family trip. The area is not simply waterfalls but many other excursions packed into one tourist Mecca, there’s even a learning experience or two. The falls themselves get […]

Dorney Park & Wildwater Kingdom

Dorney Park & Wildwater Kingdom is a great amusement and water park located near Allentown, Pennsylvania that boasts a large number of thrilling roller coaster rides, children’s attractions, and one of the largest water parks in the country. With all that is has to offer, Dorney Park is one of the most popular amusement parks […]

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 […]

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 […]