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7 Beaches That Are Better in the Fall

Who says you can’t go to the beach in the fall — even after school starts? These beaches and beach towns are — dare we say — better in the fall, with fewer crowds and seasonal festivals and events for…

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Where You Can Zipline In & Around NYC

The zipping season has begun. Here’s where to zoom this spring with the kids!

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Dive in to the City’s Coolest Indoors Pools

These indoor pools offer everything from lazy rivers and rope swings to surf machines and pint-sized sprayers, so you can get your aquatic fix all year long.

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Hidden Gems! Off the Beaten Path Family Vacations in California

We’ve unearthed Golden State travel adventures your family will love.

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3 Ways to Spend the Day (& Stay) on Bainbridge Island

Whether you’re looking for an adventure-packed day (or three), we’ve got the scoop on where to play, eat and stay on Bainbridge right now.

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10 Thrilling Pump Tracks & Trails for Adventurous Kids

Ramp up the adventure of your typical bike ride at one of these exciting parks.

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Top Spring Break Destinations You Haven’t Tried Yet

From island serenity to an adventure in the woods, here’s where you should break away.

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Wild & Free! 5 Family Camping Adventures Worth Traveling For

These jaunts into nature will get you in that vacation state of mind faster than your kids can ask ‘are we there yet?’

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Fuel Up for 8 Memorial Day Road Trips That Aren’t Too Far

Whether you prefer the mountains, the beach or somewhere in between, we’ve rounded up eight family destinations that aren’t too far from Seattle and offer up plenty of family fun.

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Island Time: Insider’s Guide to Alcatraz and Angel Island

Book your ferry tickets and spend some time exploring two of the jewels of San Francisco Bay—Alcatraz and Angel Island.

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Explore Jetty Island: The North Sound’s Best Hidden Gem

If the beach is calling, this island gem has two miles of prime sandy real estate just waiting to be claimed by your beach towel and umbrella.

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5 Weekend Getaways That Prolong Summer

They days are getting shorter, but since we live in LA, there are plenty of easy-peasy weekend destinations filled with sunny fun!

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SoCal’s Secret Paradise: San Diego’s Mission Bay

Plan your next tropical vacation without leaving the lower 48 (no passport required) using our guide to San Diego’s Mission Bay neighborhood.

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The Isle File: A Guide to Hilton Head For Fun-loving Families

Dripping with Spanish moss and Southern charm, read on for your guide to this island oasis of family fun.

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Island Adventure: A Day on Angel Island

Escape to the islands for the day right here in the Bay. A trip to Angel Island offers hiking, biking, camping, fishing, great food, unbeatable views and so much more.

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Splish, Splash: Best Seattle Parks & Playgrounds for Rainy Days

When an indoor play gym just won’t cut it, Gortex up and head to one of these fantastic parks and playgrounds to get yer ya yas out!

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A Local Island Staycation Perfect for the Holidays

Is blending everyone’s demands into one fabulous family vacation just wishful thinking? Definitely not at Paradise Point Resort & Spa, one of San Diego’s awesome family-friendly resorts.

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Island Time, Local Style: 3 Kid-Friendly Seaside Day Trips

Exploring quirky shops in tiny seaside towns, licking drippy ice cream cones with the sun on your face, digging your toes into warm sand as your kids collect shells and find tiny crabs…finally, you and your family are going on…

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Date Night: Island Dining

From Lummi to Orcas to Bainbridge, the Seattle area islands are chock full of destination-worthy dining perfect for a Seattle date night out. Lucky for you, the folks at Seattle Magazine have pulled the most delicious dining spots on each…

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