City Break Archives - My Family Travels
A firebreather entertains the crowd at the Dixie Stampede HoeDown show in Pigeon Forge. Photo c. Pigeon Forge Dept of Tourism.
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Must-See Dinner Entertainment In Pigeon Forge, Tennessee

Pigeon Forge, Tennessee is renowned for its dinner plays and outdoor experiences. These events are special because people of all ages can enjoy delicious cuisine and entertaining...

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Portrait of Martin Luther King, Jr. surrounded by the names of the principles he fought for, by John Hain courtesy pixabay.
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Memphis, Tennessee – Explore the Civil Rights Movement at the National Civil Rights Museum

Even if you've seen the very special Martin Luther King Memorial in Washington DC, your family should not miss an opportunity to visit "his" museum:

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Beef brisket is a favorite at Arthur Bryant's Barbeque, where you can top any dish with a variety of sauces. Photo c. VisitKC
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Kansas City, Missouri Attractions For The Family

Welcome to the "Heart of America" where Kansas City family attractions such as hundreds of majestic water-spouting monuments, cultural treasures and yummy barbecue await.

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Closeup of a brightly colored mosaic tile wall by Antoni Gaudi seen in Parc Guell, Barcelona's top family atrraction. Photo c. Logga Wiggler for pixabay.
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Barcelona, Spain Family Attractions

Taking the family to Barcelona, Spain presents more family attractions packed with culture, recreation, shopping, and fine dining than most families dream of.

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Costumed characters and kids at Worlds of Fun.
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Spooktacular Halloween Fun in Kansas City – A Family-Friendly Guide

Every October brings the expectation of a great Halloween, especially in places like Kansas City where the fun crosses over from Missouri to Kansas and...

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Seven miles from Downtown Pittsfield, you are far removed from crowds and commerce. Photo by Ralph Spielman
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All Aboard! Pittsfield, Mass And The Berkshires Aboard The Berkshire Flyer

Explore Massachusetts from a base in Pittsfield and the Berkshire Mountains will start to look like Norman Rockwell's classic New England. Affordable Pittsfield and nearby Berkshires...

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Capitol building in Washington DC at night with snow.
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Family-Friendly Hotels in Washington DC: Perfect for Your Next Vacation!

Washington DC has approximately 149 hotels with 34,000 hotel rooms, ranging from economical chains to 5-star blowout hotels with swimming pools frequented by presidents and kings...

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Small Sphinx and Egyptian antiquities themed to Kingship are now on display at the Grand Staircase of the Grand Egyptian Museum. Photo c. Ron Bozman/Spring Hill Prods.
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A Pharaoh’s Playground: The Grand Egyptian Museum Opens GEM Childrens Museum

If you’re asking when the Grand Egyptian Museum opens, you are asking the wrong question. On a recent visit to Egypt, my family toured the stunning GEM, as this jewel is rightly...

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Explore the Center for Civil and Human Rights, a must-see attraction for all ages in Atlanta, Georgia. Photo by Dustin Chambers for CityPASS.
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Best Weekend Getaways for Families from Atlanta

Living in The South's most happening city and looking for an Atlanta weekend getaway? Here's a guide to short break destinations near Atlanta, Georgia. But first, find the best...

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