Trying to stay on a budget this year? These staycation ideas will have your family enjoying all the fun perks of a fabulous getaway, without going far.
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I recently drove a friend and her family to the airport for their trip to a Caribbean island. They were going for five days along with their two kids. They had seven large checked bags with them for their trip – SEVEN! I am sure they arrived and had everything they needed and more […]
These are some of our family’s favorite places to get into the Christmas spirit and all are easy to get to from most places throughout New Jersey.
The holiday season is a great time to reconnect with your family and take time to enjoy the festivities with your kids. In Philly, there are so many family-friendly activities it is hard to choose! After visiting these destinations you are sure to leave with a touch of holiday spirit.
There is nothing more magical than the streets of New York City during the holidays. It kicks off with the Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade and ends with the ball drop in Times Square. Look anywhere and everywhere to find a festive touch. Classic holiday and Christmas events in New York City are a favorite tradition […]
Photo by: Bigstock/demerzel21 When it comes to great family vacation spots surrounded by beautiful lakeside scenery, New York state’s Thousand Islands region certainly fits the bill. This area offers a relaxing and scenic outdoor playground that is filled with a variety of ways to enjoy the day. Come to recharge, regroup, or rekindle your love […]
Clearwater Beach is a beautiful coastal city on an expansive stretch of white sand; for 3 days this summer, it was my family’s slice of paradise.
Resorts with educational programs have become a trend in family-travel; check out a few kid-tested favorites where you and yours can learn while on vacation
Photo credit: Sharon Rigney Philadelphia is packed with fun, educational, interesting, and memorable things for families to do no matter what time of the year you decide to visit. Between the historic sights, the restaurants, the shopping and the outdoor entertainment and art, activities such as the zoo, the many museums, and the aquarium right […]