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Vacation Rentals And Villas: Vacation Home Rentals Guide

Villa, condo, casita, beach house, timeshare rental, vacation home rental, they go by many names, but they all mean a space to rent for your family. What better way to enhance your vacation than by having...

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Bucks County, Pennsylvania Attractions

You don’t have to go far to find fun things to do when you plan a family vacation to Bucks County, Pennsylvania, a large suburb of Philadelphia, conveniently located 75 miles from New York City and...

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Mt Fuji, Japan: A Climb For the Whole Family

For the adventurous family looking for exhilaration and a summertime-only adventure, plan a hike up Japan's famous cone-shaped Mt. Fuji in Japan. The...

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Volunteer With Earthwatch

Families traveling and working together during their vacation can actively begin to solve the world's problems."Whale breath," said Dr. Ken Balcomb. "God, I love it." The cloud of mist definitely...

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Family Travel Forum Announces The “Top 10 Cheap Getaways for Family Travelers” Awards

Dec. 18, 2008. Media only: Family vacation experts acknowledge recession-proof cheap vacations that always deliver the best consistent value.(Dec. 18, 2008, New York, NY) Family Travel Forum (FTF),...

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Custom Itinerary – Off the Beaten Path in Florida

Q - Latricia G. of Surprise, Arizona inquires: Our family group of 3 adults and 6 kids are planning to visit Tampa and Orlando. While we do want to visit the theme parks, we'd like some information...

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Custom Itinerary – Touring in Italy and Southern Europe

Q - Heidi L. of Verona, NJ inquires: My family of 5 is planning a trip this summer to the Sestrieres in Italy, where we have a timeshare. However, we would like to day trip to neighboring France, Switzerland,...

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Custom Itinerary – Kid-Friendly Hotels in Switzerland

Q - Janae L. of Newport Beach, California inquires: We are taking a trip to Switzerland with our 6-year-old in late June. Once there, we plan to do some car travel, take the train to Jungfrau and then...

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Custom Itinerary – Orlando Accommodations

Q - Donald M. of East Stroudsburg, Pennsylvania wrote: Our family of 4, including a 1- and a 3-year old, are going to Orlando. We're looking for accommodations that include activities for our toddlers,...

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Custom Itinerary – Northeast Coast Beach Holiday

Q - Kimberly M. of Stow, Ohio writes: My family needs an oceanfront hotel in mid-June, somewhere on the NE coast, for a beach holiday with a 3, 6, and 13-year-old.

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Custom Itinerary – Moderately-Priced All-Inclusive Resort

Q - Todd B. of Chapel Hill, North Carolina writes: We are looking for an active all-inclusive resort in the Caribbean or Mexico in April or June. We have 4 kids (3,4,6 and 8), are avid tennis players,...

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Custom Itinerary – Caribbean Resort Advice

Q - Christine M. of Blacksburg, Virginia wrote: We are planning to spend a week in the Caribbean. Our airfare is covered, but we need to find the right accommodations for our family in the $3-$4,000...

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Custom Itinerary – San Diego for Families

Q. Sheila S. of Norwalk, Ohio needs information: "My husband and I and our 8 and 11-year-olds want to go to San Diego in January. We need information on family attractions and want to know if it is worth...

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Custom Itinerary – Summer Out West With Teens

Q - Chris B. of Burlington, North Carolina writes: I would like to take my 15-year-old son out West to the Rocky Mountains this summer to ride houses, hike and raft. Any ideas?

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Custom Itinerary – Looking for Luxury in Hawai’i

Q - Steve M of Sudbury, Massachusetts writes: We need some suggestions for a luxurious resort in Hawai'i where we can to with our two teens (ages 15 and 17) and our toddler (age 2). My wife and I have...

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Custom Itinerary – Family Reunion at Smugglers’ Notch

Q - Joni R. of Leawood, Kansas writes: I am writing to see if you have any feedback on Smugglers' Notch in Vermont. I am planning a family reunion with my cousins for about 35 adults and 20 children...

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Custom Itinerary – Christmas in Los Cabos

Q - Susannah B. of Westport, Connecticut asks: We are looking for a full service resort in Cabo San Lucas on Mexico's Baja Peninsula for my family of 5 over the Christmas holidays.Q - Susannah B. of...

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Top Cheap Cruise Getaway: Carnival Freedom

Carnival Cruise Lines' Freedom is a winner of FTF's Top 10 (Cheap) Getaways For Family Travelers 2008 award. Hitting the open seas may sound a little too luxurious for the budget-minded family. ...

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Top Cheap All-Inclusive Getaway: Tamarijn Aruba

Divi Caribbean Resorts' Tamarijn Aruba is a winner of FTF's Top 10 (Cheap) Getaways For Family Travelers 2008 award. One of the best ways to save money on your next vacation: make one payment...

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Custom Itinerary – Italy with Kids

Q - Alisa H. of Richland, Washington inquires: My husband and I and our two children, (ages 4 and 8) are planning to visit Rome, Naples and Pompeii. We would like some suggestions on lodging, and activities...

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Custom Itinerary – Nova Scotia Driving Trip

Q - Sara H of Weston, MA inquires: We need help in planning a trip to Nova Scotia for 5 days in late August with our 11 and 13-year-olds. We'd like to explore what is unique to this region; don't...

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Custom Itinerary – Sailing Adventure with Teen

Q - Ann S. of Las Cruces, New Mexico writes: I want to take my 11-year-old son on an adventure/not-so adventure trip this summer. He loves sailing. Do you know of any kid-friendly trips that include...

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Custom Itinerary – Copenhagen and Legoland in Denmark

Q - Josephine W. of Tokyo, Japan inquires: My husband and I and our 6-year-old are taking a trip to Copenhagen. Are two days enough time to travel from Copenhagen to Legoland and see the park? Also,...

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Custom Itinerary – Caribbean Christmas

Q - Tulle H. of New York City writes: We need a recommendation for a resort over the Christmas Holiday with our 11-year-old -- maybe in Jamaica or Grenada. We want to stay on the beach, and enjoy nature...

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Plan Your Next Trip “Trouble-Free”

In Trouble-Free Travel with Children. this book will give you 700 ways to avoid trouble when planning a vacation, and while on a vacation with your children.This guide covers all the travel basics...

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When Looking for Ideas, This “Amazing” Book Can Help

If you're looking to plan a vacation for your family, but can't think of what to do, check out "Amazing Places To Take Your Kids".We think this beautiful coffeetable book is great because...

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Kid’s Travel Journal: a Way to Make a Trip Their Own

On your next family vacation, bring along the Kid's Travel Journal for your young ones,so they can write down their experiences and memories as you travel along.My only complaint about this...

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Giving Accessible Ideas For Those in Need: 101 Accessible Vacations

For families who want to travel with their disabled or elderly loved ones, 101 Accessible Vacations gives tips and ideas on where to travel with little trouble.Families with individuals who are...

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Star Trekking 07:022:09: Naked Cowboy Runs for Mayor of New York City

On Wednesday, July 22, Robert John Burck, also known as the Naked Cowboy, announced that he will be running for Mayor of New York in the upcoming election against current mayor, Mayor Michael Bloomberg....

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Pelican Grand Beach Resort, Ft. Lauderdale, Florida

Located in Ft. Lauderdale away from the city's busy nightlife, this resort aims to provide adults with a relaxing beach getaway while giving kids the fun they want.As we drove up to the Pelican...

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Star Trekking… Celebrate 30 years of Gundam in Tokyo, Japan

Come witness a special sight when you visit Tokyo, Japan this summer. To celebrate the 30th anniversary of Gundam, an anime TV series, a life-size 59-foot-tall statue was...

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Star Trekking: 07-08: 2009: Sail The Sea With Disney Stars

Disney Cruise Line is striving to give your kids what they want with their Disney Channel Summer at Sea Cruises. Many stars from popular Disney Channel shows will be on board the Disney...

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Star Trekking: Duggar Family and 18 Kids in Tennessee; Star Date: 08-05-2009

On May 8th, 2009, the ridiculously large family from TLC's reality show, 18 Kids and Counting, the Duggars, were invited to ride in the 24th annual Dolly Parton...

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Costa Rica’s Caribbean Coast

A family traveler explores Costa Rica's Tortuguero National Park in beautiful Costa Rica.In addition to my many other Costa Rican travels, I have spent some time along the Caribbean coast....

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Mission San Antonio, Should You Choose To Accept It

If learning American history sounds like Mission Impossible in your house, consider this tour of one of the lone star state's most family-friendly cities. If learning American history sounds like Mission...

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Manoir de Clenord, France

FTF's European correspondent takes families on a tour through the Loire Valley while based at one of her favorite, family-owned B&B manor houses. The Manoir de Clénord, just south of...

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