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Baby Equipment Rental on Arrival

By serving tiny travelers and their parents from coast to coast, baby gear rental companies know what babies and toddlers need to travel in comfort and style, so take advantage of them and save on checked baggage fees.   Why Renting Baby Gear Saves Stress & Money Ensuring that baby's needs are met for a trip, it's easy to reach your limit – before you know it,...

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Cody, Wyoming And The Buffalo Bill Center of the West

Authentic Wild West activities for all ages and a world class museum draw families to Cody, in the area of northeastern Wyoming known as Yellowstone Country. Drive into the small city of Cody, Wyoming on July 4th, and you won’t believe the traffic. Every year, families gather here from the surrounding wide open spaces for the Cody Stampede, a celebration with parades,...

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Lodge at Chaa Creek, Belize

A previous winner of FTF's Top 10 Getaways for Family Togetherness award, The Lodge at Chaa Creek, Belize was honored along with other 

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Fairmont Le Chateau Montebello, Quebec

A previous winner of FTF's Top 10 Getaways for Family Togetherness award, Fairmont Le Chateau Montebello, Quebec, Canada, was honored along with...

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Cape May, New Jersey Attractions

Picturesque, Victorian style homes, quiet lanes, and family recreation go hand in hand in Cape May, New Jersey. This beautiful seaside getaway falls just below the Mason-Dixon Line at the southern tip of the state.The fact that this entire former whaling town is on the National Register of Historic Places tells something about its historic appeal. Fun excursions prove as...

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Valley Forge, Pennsylvania: Cradle Of Independence

Discover patriot history in the Valley Forge area, not far from Philadelphia, Pennsylvania and you'll be delighted to see how history comes to life for all ages. When I told a friend from college that I was visiting Valley Forge, Pennsylvania, she scrunched her nose and commented, "Oh - that's just a bunch of fields." This minimally encouraging response, combined with memory...

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Hong Kong Attractions

Old meets new, East meets West, and your family meets fun in Hong Kong with our age-appropriate guide to the best attractions and activities for families with kids. Don't ignore the many free and useful pamphlets for visitors published by the Hong Kong Tourism Board. “Hong Kong Walks,” available at tourist offices and attractions around the city, includes maps of the...

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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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Following Lewis And Clark Through Washington

Washington State looked different to us than its wilderness did to Lewis and Clark so many years ago, so we became our own Corps of Discovery. When Lewis and Clark blazed a trail across Southern Washington more than two centuries ago, their Corps of Discovery wasn't sure what was ahead. My mother Joan and I felt the same way as we began our own journey from the Tri-Cities...

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Family Camping In Vermont

Sleep under the stars with close friends and family on the Lake Champlain Islands and enjoy the summer's most peaceful getaway.Sleep under the stars with close friends and family on the Lake Champlain Islands and enjoy the summer's most peaceful getaway. John and Diane are kind of like family. We have prepared meals, celebrated holidays and traveled together, like families do....

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North Lake Tahoe For Non-Alpine Winter Fun

Do you hate snowsports? The California - Nevada border boasts many couch potato diversions in winter, and at good prices.Skiers of all ages hail Lake Tahoe, the largest alpine lake in the U.S., for its stunning beauty and stellar slopes. Easily accessible from the city of Reno, Nevada with its international airport, North Lake Tahoe's ski resorts include Squaw Valley USA, home of the 1960...

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Hong Kong Hotels And Resorts

Hong Kong's colorful accommodations include skyscrapers and pagodas, hostels and former monasteries. Here's FTF's round-up for every budget. Hong Kong has a variety of accommodations for families, and from the most posh business hotels to the local YMCA, children are very welcome. Read about my favorite business and budget options below. Glitzy Business Hotels, Bring...

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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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Top 10 Getaway For Family Togetherness – Beaches Family Resorts, Caribbean

In 2005, FTF's annual Top 10 survey of award-winners honored Beaches Family Resorts in the Caribbean as a Top Resort Chain for Family TogethernessIn 2005, FTF's annual Top 10 survey of award-winners honored Beaches Family Resorts in the Caribbean as a Top Resort Chain for Family Togetherness FTF celebrated the 8th annual Top 10 Getaways awards by acknowledging the latest trend...

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Top 10 Getaway for Family Togetherness – Sunriver Resort, Oregon

In 2005, FTF's annual Top 10 survey of award-winners honored Sunriver Resort, Sunriver, Oregon as a Top Active Getaway for Family Togetherness.In 2005, FTF's annual Top 10 survey of award-winners honored Sunriver Resort, Sunriver, Oregon as a Top Active Getaway for Family Togetherness. FTF celebrated the 8th annual Top 10 Getaways awards by acknowledging the latest trend -- family-together...

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Music Festivals Make Memories

Sing, dance, clap, and march your way around North America, starting in Quebec, with some of the most celebrated musical festivals in the world.It’s August in Quebec. The weather has already started to cool after a busy season of summer festivals. Holland America’s Maasdam is in port, and visitors from around the world practice their French with the locals. It’s just...

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Russians Say: St. Petersburg

Use FTF's guide to Russia's "Venice of the North" to learn all about the family attractions in this beautiful city.In case you were wondering, zdraftst'voitye means "hello" in Russian, the native language of St. Petersburg. In 1703, Peter the Great began the nine-year project of building a new Russian harbor city on the Gulf of Finland. Since then, this 300-year-old city...

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Skiing 101: Adult Novices Feel No Shame

A West Coast mom and an East Coast dad throw caution to the wind and become middle age novice skiers.One of the best things about having kids is that when they're younger, they make their parents show off skills in all the sports that the kids are trying to learn... even if those skills date back to the days of rotary phones. Scootering at 35? Rollerblading at 42? How 'bout freestyle skiing...

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Tallahassee, Florida Attractions

Think you know Florida? Make sure you don't overlook the capital city--Tallahassee has its own Southern charm and family fun.Think you know Florida? Make sure you don't overlook the capital city--Tallahassee has its own 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...

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Coconut Bay Resort And Spa, St. Lucia

A beautiful island, a great resort, a high quality all-inclusive experience for all ages in a verdant eco-paradise.St. Lucia’s majestic Piton mountains and lush vegetation make it one of the most beautiful islands in the Caribbean. If your family has just arrived from a long international flight, however, you may not be able to fully appreciate your two-hour drive to St....

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Sailing Schools Catch The Breeze

Resort-based programs and offshore learn-to-sail schools make this sport newly popular with families, kids and landlubbers.Families everywhere attest that sailing is a great bonding experience. According to Dave Ellis, a past participant in the Offshore Sailing School, "My teenage daughter would rather hang out with her friends than spend any time with us—except when...

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The Pollard Hotel, Red Lodge, Montana

Here's a real Montana ski town with a landmark hotel and wide-open skies for your authentic winter family adventure.It’s no secret that the American West is expansive—in both environment and in its historical cast of characters.  For example, there was the multi-talented man who toured the United States and Europe with his Wild West show—Buffalo Bill Cody.  Then there...

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