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Family Fun in Chicago

The Windy City is a fantastic family destination regardless of the time of year and the age of the traveler. Warmer weather means sun and sailing on Lake Michigan, and bike rides through the easily traversable city. The cold of winter brings with it plenty of shopping, Christmas markets and the charm of a snowy […]

5 of the Best Children’s Museums to Visit

Try suggesting a museum to a kid on vacation and you’re going to get groans and excuses, but they can be a fun way for a family to spend a day together when you pick the right one. Museums designed especially for children combine learning and fun in a way that make smiles and memories […]

Meaningful Destinations for Veterans Day

First established in 1919 as Armistice Day to celebrate the end of World War I, Nov. 11 was renamed Veterans Day in 1954 to include American veterans from all wars. Get the kids involved this year with fun activities, games and events in your neighborhood, or take time out of your busy schedule to give […]

Pizza? Yes, Please! Destinations to Fulfill Your Pizza Craving

The airplane food may stink to get there — but between the Big Apple, the home of “the Bean” sculpture and the land known as the Boot, there’s plenty to take a bite out of in New York, Chicago and Italy when it comes to pizza. Whether it’s thin crust, thick or even gluten-free, all […]

Pack Up + Go: Surprise Three-Day Weekend

Do you want to plan a long weekend trip with your family but don’t seem to have the time? Are you ready for a surprise adventure of a lifetime? Pack Up & Go, a surprise travel agency, plans and executes three-day adventures all around the United States. You can plan to travel solo or in […]

Kids’ Favorite Foods and Where to Get ’Em: Donuts

It used to be donuts were reserved for Sundays as an after-church treat. Now, everyone’s favorite holey indulgence is served up a lot more frequently than the weekend as the au courant snack, making it something fun to seek out as a family exploring new cities. Here are a few of the noteworthy. Portland, Ore. […]