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The World’s Best Children’s Museums

If you’re a traveling family with an elementary-aged child, you’ve likely been to your fair share of children’s museums. As such, you probably know not all are the same and some are far superior to others. Looking for the best of the best to explore during your travels? Here are the top children’s museums around […]

Family Events in Texas

Looking for any excuse to get away this winter? We have a lineup of warm-weather festivals all winter long, deep in the heart of Texas. Luckenbach Blues Festival In Luckenbach, Texas, guests and locals celebrate the 12th annual celebration of blues, art and history, Jan 19, 2019. Hosted in the Luckenbach Texas Dance Hall, guests […]

Highland Lakes Burnet County, Texas, for the Family

An old series of advertisements proclaimed, “Texas … It’s Like a Whole Other Country.” And should your next family road trip take you by way of Burnet County, Texas, you’ll discover that saying is even more true than it was a couple of decades back when those ads first aired. While cities like Austin, San […]

The Spirit and Traditions of Dia de Los Muertos Excite, Entertain and Educate

For a more worldly and curious generation of kids and teens, Halloween has never been the only game in town. Dia de Los Muertos, which immediately follows on Nov. 1 and 2, keeps the party going with a variety of family-driven customs from Mexico and other countries. There is perhaps no holiday more family driven […]

Sensationally Spooky Haunts for Big Kids

Christmastime may sparkle, but, for many, there’s nothing quite like Halloween. For little kids, it’s about collecting candy and channeling their inner superhero or a favorite T.V., or movie character. Grown-ups embraced the holiday for all the creativity they can pour into high-concept costumes and cocktails. During the season, teens are caught in the middle, as they […]

Keep Summer Alive in Texas

While half the country readies for fall, enjoying changing leaves and seasonal décor, Texas keeps summer alive. Some of the Lone Star State’s lesser-known, mountainous regions make for the perfect summer-meets-fall family vacation atmospheres. Enjoy the warm weather for daily swims and cooler nights for sitting outside, enjoying a campfire. One such destination: New Braunfels, […]