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Author: Family Travel Forum Staff

Tags : Baby, Canada, Caribbean, Couples, Diet & Allergy Needs, Eco-Tourism, Europe, Kids, Kids Club, Multigen, Museums & Culture, Snowsports, South America, Spring Break, Teens, USA, Volunteer, Water & Themeparks

The Very Best Spring Break Vacation Ideas

We love signs that spring is on its way and with it – spring break -- one of the easiest and best value vacations families can plan. Tucked between the pricey winter holidays and the crowded summer high season, vacations between February and April are often easier on your budget, too.

Read on for our pick of the best spring break experiences, chosen with the experts at Taking the Kids and guaranteed to please, whatever your budget or appetite for adventure.

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Author: Family Travel Forum Staff

Tags : Canada, Christmas Holiday, Couples, Disabled, Kids, Multigen, Snowsports, Spring Break, Teens, USA, Winter Getaway

This Year's Best Ski And Snow Family Vacations

Winter is a great time to introduce kids to the great outdoors, whether you're at one of North America's top snowsports resorts, visiting Yellowstone, or snowmobiling at a dude ranch. Not only is it healthier to get kids away from the screens that consume them an average of 7 hours per day, but it's also the season to find snow activities to do together, regardless of age or ability level, and enjoy a mug of hot chocolate. And in some years, the snow is so plentiful that there's enough to blanket your spring vacation too.

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Author: Ron Bozman

Tags : Blogs, Canada, City Break, Couples, Montreal, Multigen, Museums & Culture, Quebec

Montreal – One Festival After Another in 2017

Mais oui! 2017 is a big year of festivities in Quebec, Canada: Montreal is 375 years-old and Canada as a unified country, known also as The Canadian “coalition” (the current country), is celebrating the passage of 150 years. 

Visitors can expect to find loads of entertainment in the biggest city Montreal — in chronological order, this might be Le Hivernales (2 Jan-12 Mar); Igloofest (12 Jan-19 Feb); the Circus Festival (8-18 July); the famous Montreal Jazz Festival (28 June-July 8); Just for Laughs comedy festival (12-31 July) and more!  

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Author: Family Travel Forum Staff

Tags : Canada, Cheap Vacation, Couples, Family-Friendly Hotels, Multigen, Snowsports, Step & Single Parents, Teens, USA

Skiing On A Budget

Mountainside hostels, many private inns and Airbnbs invite families to enjoy snow sports in cheap, comfortable, spotless and private facilities at new style ski hostels.

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Author: Family Travel Forum Staff

Tags : Canada, Cheap Vacation, Kids, North America, Snowsports, Teens, USA

Kids Free Learn To Ski Passes

Kids Free and Student Learn To Ski Passes provided to local schoolchildren by several states are a great value for family ski vacations and introduce residents to the winter recreation around them. We like to apply the expression “think globally, act locally” to teaching our kids snowsports –- let them dream of conquering the runs at Sochi, but start them off small at a local mountain. Why not try a new sport when you've got nothing to lose?

 

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Author: Jennifer Guterman

Tags : Baby, Canada, City Break, Europe, Family Reunion, North America, Tips & Documents, USA, Weekend & Short Break

Baby Equipment Rental on Arrival

By serving tiny travelers and their parents from coast to coast, baby gear rental companies know what babies and toddlers need to travel in comfort and style, so take advantage of them and save on checked baggage fees.

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Author: Family Travel Forum Staff

Tags : Canada, Caribbean, Eco-Tourism, Europe, Golf, Hiking, Kids Club, Multigen, Museums & Culture, National Parks, Resort, Tennis, USA, Volunteer, Water & Themeparks, Weekend & Short Break

51 Great Family Summer Vacation Ideas

Summer vacation is the time to reconnect and relax with family, and recreate some favorite childhood memories together. What does it for you?

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Author: Kyle McCarthy

Tags : Adventure Trip, Canada, Kids, Kids Club, Multigen, Museums & Culture, North America, Top 10 Vacations, USA

10 Best Family Destinations For Learning Vacations

I usually hate 10 Best Lists because when it comes to vacations, the “best” for each family is a subjective choice based on circumstance and timing. When my family is exhausted from work and school, a “flop and drop” beach vacation sounds ideal. In mid-winter, an active ski break is irresistible. But when it comes to those long, lazy weeks of summer, parents like to make sure there’s an educational element in every excursion. 
 

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Author: Kyle McCarthy

Tags : Baby, Canada, City Break, Kids, Museums & Culture, Ontario, Teens, Toronto, Weekend & Short Break

Toronto, Ontario Canada Attractions

So you want to go to Toronto, Canada eh? Read on for all there is to do, at any time of year, in this great city within driving distance of many major US regions.

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Author: Kyle McCarthy

Tags : Baby, Canada, City Break, Flee Market, Kids, Kids Club, Multigen, Museums & Culture, Ontario, Teens, Toronto

Starring at TIFF Bell Lightbox: World Culture for Kids

Fueled by a weak Canadian dollar, Ontario's international arts scene, a welcoming multicultural society, and lots of new development along its beautiful harbor, Toronto is booming. That local and visiting children are able to share in the excitement is just part of what makes Canada such a great family vacation destination. One special cultural institution – TIFF - is leading the way.

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