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Destinations for Family-Friendly Senior Grad Trips

More and more high school seniors are taking epic trips with family or friends after graduation. Celebrate your senior’s success with a family-friendly senior trip to one of these fun-packed destinations. New York City What teen wouldn’t want to explore the Big Apple? Wow them with the must-sees: the Statue of Liberty, Ellis Island, Empire […]

Where to Find Family-Friendly Cinco de Mayo Celebrations

Cinco de Mayo doesn’t have to be all about the tequila. You can have a family-friendly holiday that’s fun for everyone if you visit one of these six destinations. Denver Denver serves up great family-friendly fun on Cinco de Mayo, including a parade, live music, chihuahua races and plenty of great food. There are, yes, […]

Top Attractions for Teens in Washington, D.C.

After you and your teens have been to the “required” sights every visitor to Washington, D.C., must see — the Capitol Building and the monuments on the National Mall — head for these attractions especially fascinating for teenagers. National Air and Space Museum Popular with all ages, this museum on the National Mall is packed […]

5 Places in Washington, D.C. Never Affected by a Shutdown

When you read this, the federal government may or may not be operational. Nonetheless, in these uncertain times, it’s good to have a bunch of spots in your arsenal you know will always be open. After all, it’s no fun to plan a trip and then have your excursions thwarted. The Newseum The Newseum is […]

Georgetown Like A Local

Whether the occasion is President’s Day, Memorial Day, July 4th or spring or summer break, anytime of year is a great time to visit the nation’s capital thanks to its many activities providing the right balance of education, enlightenment and fun. However, as the Smithsonian, the National Zoo and the halls of government occasionally have […]

Gingerbread Holiday Hotel Displays

Looking for a special home away from home? It’s home sweet home with these hotel lobby gingerbread displays. Some lucky guests can even dine in one when booking a larger room. They’re open through Jan. 1, so, even if you can’t say overnight, it’s still worth a visit to check out. Great Wolf Lodges It’s […]