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10 Things You Must Do in California’s Siskiyou County

This CA county has tons of waterfalls and railroad history just waiting for young explorers.

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National Parks to Visit near Los Angeles

Who’s ready for a road trip? Check out this list of must-visit national parks all a short drive from Los Angeles.

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Merry Things to Do with Your Family on Christmas Day

Here’s where to have a holly, jolly Christmas!

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Make History with These DC Inspired Baby Names

From leaders who have changed the course of history to twin names with extreme flower power, read on for a list of the coolest baby names that also showcase the distinct personality of the nation’s capital.

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The Best Under-the-Radar National Parks in Every State (& D.C.)

Take the road less traveled to find your next adventure at some of these 51 hidden gems.

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Your Guide to Visiting the Statue of Liberty & Ellis Island with Kids

Now more than ever, it’s not just for tourists — although you should bring out of towners to both places, too!

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New Guide to San Diego’s Mammals Will Be a Huge Hit With Animal Lovers

Thanks to tips from our friends at the San Diego Natural History Museum, we’ve got the top kid-friendly spots for local mammal sightings.

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6 Patriotic Places to Visit With Kids Before Independence Day

Re-ignite the patriotic flame on a visit to these favorite monuments to American history.

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The Best Places in the Country to Actually See Stars

If you want to see a truly star-filled sky these are the places to go.

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Just Opened: Roll Into History on The Downtown Experience

Check out this novel (and educational) way to show the kids the rich past of Manhattan’s south end!

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4 Point Loma Pit Stops for Coast Loving Kids

Did you know Point Loma is where the Europeans first set foot on the West Coast? Have fun with the fam by visiting our favorite spots in this beautiful & historic seaside community.

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Thar She Blows! Best Whale Watching Spots from Land or Sea

We scoured the city to find the best places to spy amazing whales.

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Teach Your Kids About Mother Earth at These (Free or Nearly Free!) Nature Classes

Inspire little explorers to connect with nature at these free pint-sized classes.

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Sightseeing Ahead! Top Places to Take Visiting Relatives in San Diego

Got visitors coming to town? Show them a great time with this ultimate guide to showing off San Diego!

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Sail, Stomp, or Step Back into San Diego’s History

Mini explorers can retrace San Diego history and explore the birthplace of California – starting with the San Salvador!

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A Walking We Will Go! 5 Guided Walks Around Town

Kick off your flip flops and dust off your walking shoes with these five family-friendly guided walking trails.

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A Mini Treehugger’s Guide to Muir Woods

Iconic Muir Woods is must-visit for all Californians. Here’s our insiders’ guide on making the most of your trip.

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Whale Watching and Tidepooling for Land-lovers

Ready for a whale of a good time? Winter is the perfect time to whale watch and explore sea creatures from the comfort of land.

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Read This! Books That Celebrate San Diego and the Golden State

Not sure what to get your kiddo for the holidays? Take a look at these books that celebrate our city and state of California.

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Cabrillo National Monument: A Coastal Adventure with Tide Pools, Hiking & Views

Gorgeous coastline? Check. Cool tide pools? Check. Kid-friendly hiking paths? Check. When we’re surrounded by such amazing scenery on the daily, it’s easy to forget that not everyone is this lucky enough to live in such an idyllic city. Take…

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Calling All LEGO Lovers: See the Art of the Brick

Let’s face it. We live in a LEGO world.  They are piled high in multi-colored mountains around the kids’ rooms, slowly but surely encroaching on every living space in our homes: hidden plastic pellets, laying in wait for hapless feet.…

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