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Author: Kaleel Sakakeeny

Tags : Blogs, Cheap Vacation, City Break, Couples, Kids, Museums & Culture, Travel Trends, USA

CityPASS Helps Families Take A Staycation

A weak economy drives families (and all travelers) to seek value-driven vacations, which now often means travel in one's own back yard, a “Staycation," a kind of travel that fosters a sense of community, lets people discover their own city, and saves money.

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Author: Kyle McCarthy

Tags : California, City Break, Couples, Featured - MFT, Flee Market, Kids, Multigen, Museums & Culture, North America, San Francisco, Teens, USA

Make It the Summer of Love Not War

The Bay Area around San Francisco is partying all year to the tune of #SummerofLove50, the 50th anniversary celebration of the counterculture’s meteoric rise to prominence in 1967.

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Author: Family Travel Forum Staff

Tags : Baby, California, City Break, Kids, LGBTQ, Museums & Culture, San Francisco, Teens, USA

San Francisco, California Attractions

From the Golden Gate Bridge to Alcatraz, San Francisco's hilly backdrop and waterfront strolls delivers on family fun.

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Author: Daphne Gil D'Agostino

Tags : Blogs, Cheap Vacation, City Break, Couples, Disney Vacation, Kids, Multigen, Museums & Culture, North America, Teens, Vacation Packages, Water & Themeparks, Weekend & Short Break

CityPASS Key to the City that Fits in Your Wallet!

Remember when someone did something heroic or amazing, they would be honored with a parade and the mayor handing them a Key to the City, an oversized novelty which made for great photo ops and not much else.  Well, stow your cape, because your key to the city is as easy as a click away at CityPASS. Whether you are a resident of their 12 destination sites or a visitor, it is impossible to pass up on the advantages of cost and convenience.

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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: Jaclyn Stockton-Sooy

Tags : City Break, Food & Wine, Germany, Multigen

Heidelberg's Famous Schriesheim Festival

The historic town of Heidelberg, Germany is the site of many U.S. military facilities, and is a magnet throughout Europe for festival-goers due its busy calendar of events.
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Author: Gianina Portfolio

Tags : City Break, Health, Insurance & Safety, Teens, Tips & Documents

Safe Travel At Home And Abroad

Share these risk-management tips for those heading to unfamiliar territory with your Spring Breakers and their friends. We know that students and teenagers (especially) must exercise caution when traveling in unfamiliar territory.
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Author: Lisa Berry

Tags : Baby, City Break, Couples, England, Europe, Kids, London, Multigen, Museums & Culture, Teens

London, England Attractions

During my four months of calling London home, I studied the intricacies of the city from iconic Big Ben to high fashion. Here are my favorite suggestions for families visiting London.

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Author: Family Travel Forum Staff

Tags : Asia, Blogs, City Break, Europe, Family-Friendly Hotels, Kids, Multigen, North America, Teens, Travel Trends

Travel in the Machine Age: Robots Join the Frontline Workforce

Since HAL and his offspring, C-3PO and R2-D2, first entered popular culture, humans have grown accustomed to the notion of benevolent robots being trained to serve them. And while some high-end novelty shops have been selling household robots as a fun toy, most travelers had few practical examples of their utility.

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Author: Family Travel Forum Staff

Tags : Baby, City Break, DC, Kids, Multigen, Museums & Culture, North America, Teens, USA

Washington DC Family Attractions

Go on a Presidential tour of Washington DC with plenty of free attractions, inspiring monuments and a look at our nation's government -- all sure to inspire the kids.
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