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Best Kid-Friendly Hotels In Miami

Miami has excellent family hotels -- even amid the South Beach party scene -- but we scoured the city looking for the select few hotels that not only offer great features for kids but also have a safe, convenient location, rooms large enough to sleep a family (and with cribs available), affordable kids' dining alternatives, and a safe, comfortable atmosphere for young children.

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Tarpon Springs, Florida

Check out Florida's Greek village for a bit of history, fishing and wildlife viewing along the Anclote River and the Gulf of Mexico.The charming blend of Victorian homes, Floridian-style residences, and the early settlement site at Spring Bayou constitute only a part of what Tarpon Springs, Florida is all about. The entire community revolves around Dodecanese Boulevard, the main street...

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Kids Fun In Tallahassee

Welcome to Florida's capital, a city that combines history, southern charm and family fun. Why is the capital city of Tallahassee, located 25 miles north of the Gulf of Mexico, affectionately known as "Florida with a Southern accent"? Here’s some food for thought: you could drive to Alabama, Louisiana, Georgia, Kentucky, Tennessee, Mississippi, Texas, Arkansas, North Carolina or...

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Planning a Beach Reunion for 14

Q. I am a grandfather of five from Kansas City trying to host our annual week-long, three-generational family reunion of 14 (five kids and nine adults). We need six bedrooms and would enjoy a pool and a beach locale with activities for kids from 1 to 13-years old. My far-flung family is willing to fly up to four hours. Help!     J.W., Kansas City, Missouri    A....

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Sundial Beach Resort, Sanibel Island, Florida

Sundial Beach Resort, located on a unique barrier island off the southwest coast of Florida, accommodates families with the comforts of home. White sand and blue-green waters greet you on Florida's Sanibel Island at The Sundial Beach Resort.  With 270 accommodations, a nature reserve, and plenty of activities to choose from, the Sundial is sure to please your...

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Orlando And Central Florida Savings

FTF helps you find great deals on hotels and theme parks in the Orlando and central Florida regions.Orlando, America's #1 Theme Park Capital, must reinvent itself constantly to keep families coming back for more --and different -- attractions. Fortunately, the city provides a great resource both online and off to help you get all the info you need to make your way around. The Orlando/Orange...

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Palm Beach, Florida Hotels And Resorts

Will it be putting on the Ritz or lounging at the Four Seasons? These top four, super-luxe resorts cost 50% less in summer yet provide your family with a stay that is Oh! So enjoyable! Visitors to Palm Beach County, Florida have their pick of over 200 hotels. The four luxury resorts highlighted below handle the family market with finesse, although each has a distinct personality. Like all...

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Just the Two of Us: Amelia Island, Florida

A mom and daughter explore the beauty of Florida's Amelia Island on an outing designed just for the girls.A mom and daughter explore the beauty of Florida's Amelia Island on an outing designed just for the girls. As a travel writer, I've traveled extensively alone, with my entire family, and with one or both of my older daughters.  In June, I had an opportunity to visit...

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Top Family Camps In The South

Family sleepaway camp vacations offer fun, adventure and family bonding at reasonable rates. So, think about going to camp together with your kids this year. Plan ahead, and check out these great family sleepaway camps. Parents who wish to relive their childhood camp days---or who simply want to enjoy quality family time away from the distractions of modern technology---are flocking to family...

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Key West, Florida Restaurants

This southernmost Florida outpost serves everything from pirate booty to key lime pie to conch fritters in gingerbread trimmed cafes and funky seafood shacks on the pier, all in a casual atmosphere.There are a lot of over-priced, not very excellent restaurants in Key West, as befits most tourist towns. Some we can recommend: Banana Café1211 Duval Street

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