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Rhode Island’s Balloon Festival

Hot air ballooning has been an international pastime since the late-1700s’ advent of human-carrying-flight technology, particularly of some fascination in the United States since the country’s first liftoff in 1793. The U.S. flight launched from a prison yard in Philadelphia. Pa., and landed safety in New Jersey, becoming the first of many hot air balloon […]

Family Time in Louisville

Arguably the most modern city in Kentucky, Louisville sits on the border with Indiana. It’s where Kentuckians blend urban with rural, farm-style with convenience and southern hospitality with no-nonsense Northern mindsets. While it may be best known for two things — derby and bourbon — there’s so much more to offer visitors. In fact, there’s […]

Family-Friendly Spots in Vienna

With such a rich history and cosmopolitan cityscape, Vienna, Austria, offers an ideal setting for families seeking chic accommodations, culture and fun. Take the kids sightseeing and exploring all over the city, but be sure to check out these top spots. Museums Zoom Children’s Museum is a unique kid-centric space with hands-on exhibits, art workspaces, […]

Family-Friendly Festivals in New Orleans

Family and festival in New Orleans may seem like an oxymoron, but there is much more to this city than throwing beads on Mardi Gras. Kids of all ages enjoy the eclectic city for its live music culture, incredible food and exciting energy. Opt for a trip this spring and bring the family for one […]

Cold Weather Fun for the Family

Colder weather and wicked winds are in full swing, providing a big challenge when entertaining kids. Going out at home, or while away, may not always be the safest or best option, so why not stay in and bake — without making a mess or cookies by the dozen. Try your hand at individual mug […]

Family-Friendly Lodgings in New Hampshire’s Ski Capital

North Conway is not just New Hampshire’s ski capital; this year it was named the No. 1 Best Ski Town in the USA by USA Today readers. It has it all — Cranmore Mountain with 57 runs and four terrain parks overlooks the village, and the main street is lined with shops and family-friendly restaurants […]