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Gaylord Palms Resort

It's a rare breed of hotel which lures travelers to its facilities rather than its locale. Families may expect to see so-called "destination resorts" in the Caribbean or Hawai'i, but only occasionally do we encounter one in an urban setting. That it should be off I-4 in Orlando, Florida, close to all the theme parks, makes perfect sense. The Gaylord Company are...

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The Breakers, Palm Beach, Florida

The Breakers is a very family-minded resort, highly regarded for maintaining a lush and luxurious atmosphere while providing children-friendly activities. The beautiful, Italian Renaissance-style hotel is situated on 140 acres on the island of Palm Beach, Florida. The landscaped complex has two 18-hole championship golf courses, a beautiful luxury spa, fitness center, Mediterranean-style...

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Gone Fishin in Florida

Don't picture jon boats and fishing poles when you think about a Florida family vacation? This blog is dedicated to you. If you're one of the many grownups whose kids watched Charlie Brown or Tigger fishing and thought it was a good idea, read on. And if your children imagine Shamu will be the next big catch or think tuna belong in a sandwich, it's required...

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Gulf Coast Family Beach Vacations In Panama City

While Panama City Beach was once noted for its college Spring Break scene, today it welcomes families with its white sand Gulf of Mexico beaches and crystal blue waters. Having just returned from a beach rated #3 in the United States by TripAdvisor fans, I can verify that this sunny destination is a family vacationer’s paradise. I walked the beach, did some sightseeing, relaxed, and ate wonderful...

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Universal Orlando Calling – Very Cool $569 3N Pre-Summer Vacation Deal

Universal Orlando Resort is certainly one of the year's must-see destinations, a distinction it has earned with the amazing Wizarding World of Harry Potter. Not to say that their two themeparks, Universal Studios Florida and Universal’s Islands of Adventure aren't great too, they are! Now, with Universal Orlando’s spring and summer travel packages,...

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Destin, Florida Hotels And Resorts

Discover the best places to stay and hotel values in Destin, Florida, a top family beach vacation area.  Since Destin and Fort Walton beaches have been ranked among the "Top Three Best Family Destinations"...

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Omni Resort At Champions Gate, Orlando, Florida

With two championship golf courses and the world headquarters of the David Leadbetter Golf Academy in its backyard, you might think that the Omni Orlando Resort caters to the adult professional crowd. Indeed it does, and the Omni’s lower floors teem with busy meeting space. But something interesting is happening at this property, even...

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Star Trekking: Funny Guy Jon Stewart & Family in Orlando

We all love Jon Stewart on his Emmy-Awarding winning TV show, "The Daily Show with Jon Stewart." He is well-known for making America laugh on the hit, self-titled Comedy Central show because he's so good at turning current events into laughable matters. What we might not realize is that Jon Stewart is also a family man. According to sources at Wikipedia, Stewart and his wife, the...

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Greater Fort Lauderdale, Florida

Family spring breakers should head to Fort Lauderdale if they want guaranteed fun in the sun and activities to keep kids busy from dawn to dusk.The faint mist that sprinkles the tropical air has been known to cause contagious giggles along south Florida’s Gold Coast. That joy in a family beach vacation can also be credited to the aqua waters that wave to the cotton-puff clouds in the...

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Michael Jackson Is Disney’s Captain EO

After more than a decade, a classic Disney 3D show has returned to Disney themeparks to thrill a new generation of Michael Jackson and ride fans.Given the resurgent interest in Michael Jackson after his untimely death from a drug overdose in 2009, the Disney Company has resurrected his legacy for a new generation. And having worked with the pop icon 25 years ago, they had all...

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