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Feting Alaska’s 60th With the Kids This Summer

Families looking to cool off in Alaska this summer can take advantage of increased air access, hotel packages and plenty of new high-adrenaline activities. Getting there from the East Coast has never been easier with a new United Airlines direct route from Newark (EWR) to Anchorage (ANC), July 6–Sept. 8, with daily round-trip departures. Once […]

Earth Day by the Bay

Celebrate Earth Day in San Francisco with the help of Alcatraz Cruises and Hornblower Cruises’ Respect Our Planet promotion, offering free and family-friendly activities, Saturday, April 20, 10 a.m.–2 p.m. Prepare to feel the cool bay breeze while joining earth-friendly activities and programs suitable for all ages. This Earth Day, and every other day, Alcatraz […]

Teaching Children to Respect Animals Through Travel

Respect is a big lesson many parents focus on teaching kids, and, while respect for elders and other people usually takes priority, it is an excellent time to teach kids the importance of respecting animals as well. Many kids have pets at home, and because of their amiable relationship with Spot, think all animals are […]

Family-Oriented Adventure Program

Lindblad Expeditions recently introduced the National Geographic Global Explorers Program to its roster of epic cruise adventures. The Global Explorers Program, led by National Geographic’s own field educators is part of the ongoing partnership with Lindblad itineraries and the National Geographic Society’s education division. The cross-branding and shared resources between the two organizations take parents, […]