Adventure Travel Archives - Page 2 of 14 - My Family Travels
Outdoor cafes along the central part of River Walk in downtown San Antonio.
Forget The Alamo; Discover The New San Antonio

Over the last 20 years, a new San Antonio has evolved from being the 'Alamo City' to embracing its natural environment and rich cultural history. You still can't forget the Alamo...

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Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone River in winter. Photo by Jake Frank for
The Essential Guide to Camping in the Winter

Winter camping can be great fun, waking up with a frost covering the tent and a beautiful misty sunrise. But it can also be a truly miserable experience if you end up cold and...

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girl holding pumpkin
Haunted Houses, Halloween Ideas and Weekend Breaks

Take spending on candy sales, haunted houses, Halloween costumes and weekend breaks and you get an estimated $10.14 billion holiday according to the National Retail Federation....

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Costumed characters and kids at Worlds of Fun.
Halloween Monster Madness And Kansas City Haunted Houses

Every October brings the expectation of a great Halloween, especially in places like Kansas City where the fun crosses over from Missouri to Kansas and...

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Halloween Witches in Salem, Massachusetts

In search for Halloween witches in Salem, Massachusetts? Ready to give up the Sunday football game to take the kids exploring? Nothing is as Halloween focused as

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Inside of Luray Caverns are double columns of stalactites of enormous size.
The Throwback Charms Of A Big Shenandoah Valley Roadtrip

A "Big Valley" or Shenandoah Valley road trip combines small town Americana charm, natural wonders and a multitude of attractions that are tailor-made for kids -- even those with...

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Snoopy and family
California Haunted Houses and Halloween Happiness

Discover ghosts, goblins and Halloween costumes along with ghoulishly fun frights at California haunted houses, theme parks and other Halloween venues. Since the fright industry...

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Backpackers disembark at the Amtrak train station at Whitefish, Montana
5 Top Train Trips for Exploring the West

Simplify your family vacation planning with these five top train trips for exploring America’s Western states. Each of these rail travel adventures are sure to make for interesting...

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New Year's Eve fireworks over harbor of Puerto Vallarta
11 Great Mexico Fall Festivals to Celebrate in Puerto Vallarta

Planning your visit during a local holiday or one of Mexico's fall festivals is a special way to enjoy the country's cultural traditions and heritage, often at no cost. Celebrations...

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