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Heather Mundt, Momfari
Sneak Peek: A Guide to Outdoor Family Adventures in Colorado for All Ages

From hiking and river rafting to mountain biking, zip lining, camping, skiing, snowshoeing, fishing and beyond, Colorado is an all-seasons playground for outdoor adventures. And, when it comes to family fun in the Centennial State, freelance travel writer Heather Mundt wrote the book on kid-friendly activities – literally.

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Keri Baugh, Bon Voyage With Kids
An Epic 5 Day Itinerary For Glacier National Park With Kids

If you are planning to visit Glacier National Park, my 5 day Glacier National Park itinerary will give you a great guide for planning an epic family trip.

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Family Travel Forum Staff, Family Travel Forum
51 Great Family Summer Vacation Ideas

Let the sun shine this year as we present 51 of the best summer family vacation ideas ever. With the pandemic somewhat under control and Americans eager to travel again, the Allianz Global Assistance ” Top 10 Summer Destinations” survey estimates travel will be up 16% over last year.

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Family Travel Forum Staff, Family Travel Forum
How to Choose a Dude Ranch When There Are So Many Choices

Does your family need help on how to choose a dude ranch for their vacation? Consider how many farm stays and ranch choices are available and you’ll realize how varied they are.

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Natalie Preddie, The Adventures of Natty P & Co
This Staycation Destination is of the TOP HOTELS in Canada

Summer is right around the corner and if you’re looking to take advantage of the new Ontario staycation credit, they’re so many options for you to discover right here in our beautiful province.

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Natalie Preddie, The Adventures of Natty P & Co
CTV Your Morning Pack & prep for long haul travel

Are you ready to dust off your suitcase and travel again? These tips will help you get set for your next adventure!

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Natalie Preddie, The Adventures of Natty P & Co
Fun and unique local destination for your next staycation

A new Ontario staycation credit has given incentives to Ontarians to discover their own province. Travel expert Natalie Preddie has family-friendly staycation ideas.

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Heather Greenwood Davis, Globetrotting Mama
In the town that Lego built, kids rule for the day

If the kids of Billund, Denmark, had their way, arriving planes would travel the runway through a lit-up rainbow tunnel and passengers would be greeted by music. Although the municipal airport authority has nixed the idea, this town of 27,000 in central Denmark…

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Kirsten Maxwell, Kids Are A Trip
This Greece travel guide and itinerary is for YOU!

As we all know, traveling with kids takes a lot more planning than grown up vacations. Planning a trip to Greece for the first time can be an overwhelming task, as it requires a ton of research. Which islands work for families? Where do you stay?

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Kirsten Maxwell, Kids Are A Trip
40+ Fabulous Things to do in NYC with Teens

Visiting New York City is on many people’s bucket lists. It is a lively city filled with countless attractions all ages will enjoy. Teens will certainly enjoy a trip to NYC. If you plan to take your teens on a family vacation, these are the best things to do in NYC with teens!

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Kirsten Maxwell, Kids Are A Trip
Best Things to do in Aruba with Teens

Aruba has become a very popular destination for families in recent years. The island is one of the ABC Islands (the others are Bonaire and Curaçao) and it’s located outside of the hurricane belt in the Caribbean Sea. Families looking for an island getaway will enjoy the gorgeous beaches delicious food, and outdoor activities in spades.

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Tamara Gruber, We3Travel
How to Spend the Best 3 Days in Venice Itinerary

Venice has long captured the imagination of travelers, inspiring visions of intrigue and perhaps romance. A lattice-work of 400 bridges connecting 118 small islands in a shallow lagoon between the Po and the Piave rivers.

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Tamara Gruber, We3Travel
5 Days in Paris Itinerary: Daily Guide on What to Do and Where to Eat

There is never enough time to see everything you want to see during a trip to Paris, let alone spend enough time soaking in the Parisian culture over a cup of coffee or glass of wine at a sidewalk cafe.

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Claire Kerr-Zlobin, Life With a Baby
Beaches, Turks & Caicos

In the past, when we’ve travelled with the kids, they have felt like trips, adventures, explorations, and while they felt a little like a vacation, I realized we’ve never really needed to take a break from our day-to-day until this year. After two years of lockdowns and feelings of heightened fear, worries, and ongoing and repeated stage….

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Rina Nehdar, Travel + Leisure
The Best Outdoor Destinations In The U.S. For Indoorsy People

Some travelers love to hike – others love to gaze upon mountains while sitting indoors with a glass of wine. Yes, nature does that whole ‘take your breath away’ thing and leaves you in a puddle of wonder with its colors, shapes, and contortions…

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Heather Mundt, Colorado Parent
5 Things Kids Can Learn About at GUITAR

Visitors to the new Denver Museum of Nature & Science (DMNS) exhibit GUITAR: The Instrument That Rocked the World don’t need to be music aficionados to appreciate it’s offerings: an expansive collection of more than 70 instruments ranging from rare and antique to modern….

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Heather Mundt, Colorado Parent
Virtual Ski Lessons Offer a Unique Way to Teach Kids Skills For The Slopes

Heather Balogh Rochfort was a twentysomething ski-school and adaptive-ski instructor long before she became a parent to Liliana in 2017. But even she learned a new trick or two while teaching her daughter through WildKind’s Virtual Ski School, an online curriculum she and Brooke Murray launched in January 2021.

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Sarah Blevins, Our Little Lifestyle
Fun Things to Do in Dothan, Alabama

Just over three years ago our family moved from Southern California to Dothan, Alabama and we’ve lived here longer than I have lived anywhere in my adult life. So, I feel a little extra qualified to share some fun things to do in Dothan, Alabama with you today!

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Kyle McCarthy, Family Travel Forum
11 Ways Hotels Are Changing

To picture how hotels are changing for the future, let’s start with the worldwide pandemic that kept people afraid and in their homes. Due to the lack of business, many hotels closed. Others pivoted to a risky business – housing medical workers on the front line.

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Family Travel Forum Staff, Family Travel Forum
The Very Best Spring Break Vacation Ideas

Are you ready for our family spring break ideas 2022 style? Certainly, you are more than ready after so many pandemic vacation adjustments. The Omicron variant might make family travel more complicated this spring, but it’s not an insurmountable obstacle. Especially for vaccinated travelers…

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KyAnn Lewis, KidTripster
Palm Springs is an Oasis for Families, No Matter the Season

Who’d have thought that we’d flee the high summer temperatures of the Pacific Northwest for the Palm Desert? No, we didn’t get that backwards. 2021 really was that kind of year. One where the heat of the California desert seemed less daunting than the weather at home.

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KyAnn Lewis, KidTripster
Stay in the Heart of Seattle at the Four Seasons

Whether visiting from afar, or enjoying a staycation in your own hometown, there’s a Downtown Seattle hotel that checks all the boxes. Specifically when it comes to luxury accommodations, top notch dining, amenities, and location (make that location, location, location!).

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KyAnn Lewis, KidTripster
Leavenworth’s the Christmas Capital of the Pacific Northwest

Christmas isn’t just celebrated for a single day in Leavenworth, Washington. Also known as Christmastown, this is a magical place where you can revel in the spirit of the season from Thanksgiving all the way through Valentines Day, and even beyond!

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