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Mini Golf Courses, Big Experiences

No if’s, and’s or putts about it — golf in all its forms is a great excuse to plan a Father’s Day getaway around. The Big Guy in your life can have loads of fun with the little ones, too, at these colorful courses designed with whimsy in mind. No matter whether you call it […]

5 East-Coast Beaches Worth Visiting

Ready or not, it’s nearly beach season and the kids will be out of school before you know it.  Check out these top beaches along the East Coast for some summer inspiration. Long Beach Island, New Jersey The Jersey Shore is famous for a lot of things, but some of the lesser-known wonders, including Long […]

Summer Fun in Asheville, North Carolina

The mountainous North Carolina city of Asheville has everything you’d want in a family getaway: great attractions, outdoor adventures and kid-friendly venues. Here’s where to go and what to do when you visit. Biltmore Estates Asheville’s most popular attraction, Biltmore Estates, is a must see. Families can take a self-guided, guided or specialty tour of […]

Remaining Open Minded During a Shutdown (and Other Unfortunate Events)

When things take an unexpected turn, many will quote a line from John Lennon’s “Beautiful Boy (Darling Boy)”: “Life is what happens when you make other plans.” The line fits the recent government shutdown, which descended on the American public during the holiday season and lasted over a month, though it is probably not the […]

Best Family-Friendly Spots to Sleep and Eat in Durham

Durham, North Carolina, has certainly come into its own over the last several years. Bull City’s downtown is thriving, with new hotels popping up and dozens of restaurants within walking distance, along with charming local shops and boutiques. Startups are swarming to the area to take advantage of diverse talent and tech. Whatever your reason […]

Best Durham Activities and Attractions for All Ages

Headed to Durham, North Carolina, with the family? Whether they’re just tagging along on a parental business trip or you’re headed somewhere out of the ordinary for a spring break getaway, there’s plenty of activities and attractions to suit all ages. The Museum of Life and Science Durham’s Museum of Life and Science is a […]