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Top 10 Things to do in Pennsylvania with Families

Pennsylvania, the Keystone State, got its nickname for being in the middle of the original 13 colonies, thus holding the colonies together like a keystone. Today, Pennsylvania is the keystone of family vacations and is our “go to” vacation spot.

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Visiting Alcatraz with Kids

Thankfully, with some careful planning, my family of five (plus grandma!) survived our family-trip to Alcatraz, and you can too!

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Taking the Kids to the Presidio of San Francisco

If it weren’t for the views of the iconic Golden Gate Bridge or historic Alcatraz, visitors could quite possibly forget they were in San Francisco. The forests of eucalyptus, cypress and pine trees in this park are lush…

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Golden Gate Park

Guide to Golden Gate Park in San Francisco for Families

Golden Gate Park is one of San Francisco’s gems. From hands-on museums and luscious gardens to an amazing playground and gorgeous vistas, Golden Gate Park is full of fun activities for families.

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Exploring Italy with Kids- Florence, Chianti, and Rome

As someone who has traveled all over the world with the kids, I find Italy to be one of the most child-friendly places on the planet. It’s not because of amenities (many restaurants don’t have changing tables) or facilities (as mentioned earlier, children are expected to make their own entertainment), but it’s a result of […]

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Gaylord National Resort and Convention Center in National Harbor, Maryland

National Harbor, MD: A Great Summer Destination for Families

National Harbor’s Gaylord National Resort and Convention Center celebrates every season like no other place in the Nation’s Capital Region. During the winter holiday season, the resort is home to Christmas on the Potomac and ICE! featuring a world of ice sculptures and a full schedule of other festivities. And, again in the summer months, […]

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Top 10 Things for Families to do in Boston

Boston, is where families travel to experience America’s colonial past. Here are our picks for the top 10 things for families to do in Boston.

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Top 10 Things for Families To Do in San Francisco

One look around and it’s immediately evident why so many have left their hearts in San Francisco. While the little cable cars really do seem to climb half way the stars as the song suggests, the route they take sends them past rows of charming old Victorian homes situated in diverse hilly neighborhoods filled with […]

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