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Canada’s Provinces Have Cool Summer Crafts, Creatures and Cuisine

This summer experience all that Canada’s unique culture has to offer through a variety of workshops and classes across the Canadian provinces.  Visitors of all ages can learn about Canada’s rich culture through hands-on experiences found in various institutions across the country. From New Brunswick to Nova Scotia and Prince Edward Island,...

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The Royal Caribbean Barbie Doll Cruise Aboard Allure Of The Seas

Like many of you, the last time my husband and I took a proper vacation was our honeymoon, long before our daughter was born.  Whenever I daydreamed about taking a vacation it definitely involved cocktails, sun and someone else making my bed.  I will admit that it did not involve any of my daughter’s animated movie characters. Last month my family was invited aboard

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The Ritz-Carlton, Kapalua, Maui, Hawaii

The Ritz-Carlton, Kapalua, which emerged brilliantly from a major renovation of one of Maui's top beach and golfing areas, keeps on getting better, partially because the AAA five-diamond property takes its commitment to Hawaiian culture seriously.   It has its own Hawaiian Cultural Advisor, Clifford Nae’ole, whose mission is to share the spirit of ohana...

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Discover St. Eustatius as a Volunteer Archeologist

For a budget family adventure made for those with a love for cultural history, look into the volunteer excavation program at the St. Eustatius Center for Archaeological Research (S.E.C.A.R).  The tiny Caribbean island of St. Eustatius ("Statia" to the locals) appeals to the adventurous traveler looking for a quiet, peaceful place, with miles of...

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Beaches Ocho Rios Resort, All-Inclusive Fun In Jamaica

I recently visited Beaches Ocho Rios Resort & Golf Club with my teenage son, Alec.  Beaches is the family-friendly division of Sandals, a group of Caribbean resorts for guests 18 and older. They pioneered Jamaica’s all-inclusive concept and have come to perfect...

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Richmond, Virginia Since The Civil War

If you thought Illinois was the "Land of Lincoln," think again -- the Spielburger served in a Richmond, Virginia cafe proves that director Steven Spielberg's "Lincoln" was actually filmed right here. Luckily for those in the family who hate history, award-winning Richmond, named a "Best City for Families" by Parenting magazine, has...

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Jamaica, From a Teen’s Point of View

Well my name is Lovnisha and I went to Jamaica with my mother and my little brother. We went to a part of the island called Ocho Rios. We left on Wednesday by Air Jamaica. The flight was lovely. I recommend it to anyone who is traveling to the Caribbean for the summer because the food was excellent and the flight was smooth....

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Kauai: Hawaii’s Island of Discovery

Kaua'i, the oldest island in the Hawai'ian chain, has been famous for "eco-travel" since long before that became a popular buzzword. Covered with lush mountains, green grottos, hidden beaches and dramatic waterfalls, this volcanic Garden Isle, an extraordinary natural wonderland, is truly a paradise for exploring and enjoying with the entire family. Even if you've...

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Arriving in Heaven at Palm Beach, Florida

Think Palm Beach is only for lounging around? There are many Palm Beach County attractions to please the active family year-round and, in summer, this upscale beach town becomes a family bargain. We approached our first trip to the Palm Beaches of Florida a few years ago with some trepidation. At the time, descriptions of Palm Beach sounded rather like a heavenly waiting room...

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Arizona Hotels And Resorts

Arizona's renowned sunshine ensures that nearly everyday is perfect for sightseeing, hiking, horseback riding, swimming, and almost any outside adventure. Prized as a mid-winter getaway by snowbirds, retirees and golfers, Arizona nonetheless has a remarkable collection of family-friendly hotels and large resorts. Remember that since their high season is the nation's winter season, room rates...

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