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Sargassum found on the beach
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Sargassum Seaweed Attacking Our Beaches

It's back -- the disruptive and hated-by-brides sargassum seaweed has hit Caribbean and Atlantic beaches for summer 2022. Sargassum is brown strands of algae that originate in...

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Outside Ben & Jerry's Factory in Vermont.
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Ben & Jerrys Ice Cream Factory Tour, Vermont

It's cheap, fun, educational and tastes good -- it's Ben & Jerry's, the factory of Vermont's friendliest ice cream makers. This special place features the brand's memorabilia,...

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National Park Service guides Justin and Kim lead the Harriet Tubman walking tour.
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Keep Going: Harriet Tubman In The Finger Lakes of Central New York

Celebrate the legendary freedom seeker, suffragist and abolitionist, Harriet Tubman, in the Finger Lakes region during this year’s special Harriet Tubman Bicentennial...

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Aerial view of Big Sur along California's Pacific Coast Highway.
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Top 10 Family Road Trips USA

Our Top 10 Family Road Trips USA awards go to the original family vacation: the road trip by car. Nearly 80% of Americans have said they consider road trips "a...

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View from our tent's king bed out the front canvas windows of a Huttopia Adirondacks Trappeur family tent.
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Glamping In Lake George NY At Huttopia Adirondacks

For an all natural family vacation, look to upstate New York where Huttopia Adirondacks has recently opened. The new glamping resort outside Lake George – just...

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Family waiting on airport floor.
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Air Travel Tips To Ease Family Vacation Hassles

We're sharing some air travel tips because travel has never been as challenging for families. Plan for under-staffing and over-waiting at every part of the journey. Road rage has...

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Elvis Presley statue on the waterfront.
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The King of Tupelo, Mississippi

I recently overheard two guys who'd scaled Kilimanjaro, run Class VI rapids on the New River, and rested their heads on the most expensive pillows in Paris agree that none of their...

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This pier leads to the port of San Pedro on Ambergris Caye, a small islet off the coast of Bellize.
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51 Great Family Summer Vacation Ideas

Let the sun shine this year as we present 51 of the best summer family vacation ideas ever. With the pandemic somewhat under control and Americans eager to travel again, the

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Dusk falls over beach at Cape Hatteras National Seashore
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Enjoy A Cheap National Parks Vacation

Save money by exploring America's outdoors on a cheap national parks vacation with our eight budget-saving, trip planning tips.

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