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The Ultimate Guide to Kayaking around the Bay with Kids

Get out on the water with your paddle to guide the way!

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No Snow Needed: Tahoe in the Summer Is EPIC

While the ski bunnies all are hibernating for the summer, Tahoe goes green and makes for the perfect warm weather escape.

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The Best Animal Encounters in LA

Monkey around at these animal sanctuaries near Los Angeles.

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American Girl Vacations Sound Like Our Best Trip Idea Yet

You can go to NYC with Rebecca or Hawaii with Nanea!

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Explore Yosemite National Park (& the Centennial Celebration You’ll Love!)

Winter is the perfect time of year to visit Yosemite and we’ve got all the recs here!

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The Best Day Trips from LA When You Need to Escape

Have a day with nothing to do? From Balboa Island, Lake Casitas to Solvang and more, here are the best day trips from LA for a day filled with kid-friendly fun.

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Private Zoo Tours & Animal Encounters in San Diego

Go wild with your family on one of these unforgettable animal tours!

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How to Plan a Trip for Your Bubble

“While no vacation offers an airtight bubble, keeping within a trusted group can reduce both stress and risk. These so-called bubble trips provide another bonus as well: the chance to reconnect with friends and family after extended separations.”

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LA Playgrounds Close, Then Reopen: The Latest on the County’s Orders

Plus everything you need to know about visiting them safely.

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Cream of the Crop! 7 Family-Friendly Farms You Must Visit

Make hay while the sun shines! The fun at these farms is in full bloom.

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5 Best Fall Getaways from LA

Escape to the woods, mountains and more—all just a couple hours from LA.

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Travel Destinations Ready to Welcome You This Summer

These options have plenty of outdoor activities and COVID-19 precautions in place to keep everyone safe.

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Yellowstone Lodging, Dining & Other Services Begin to Open

They will begin a phased re-opening on a limited basis starting Jun. 1.

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Up, Up, Up! Get a Bird’s Eye View of the Holiday Lights

Buckle up for a holiday lights tour like no other—from 1,200 feet above the crowd.

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6 Must-Do Food Factory Tours

Give your young foodies and science fanatics a thrill when they get a peak behind-the-scenes at Portland-area’s yummiest food factories.

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21 Haunted Houses & Tours That Won’t Scare the Kids (Too Much)

These spooky spots have all the creaking floors and scary stories you’ll need to inspire your own haunted Halloween happenings.

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5 Reasons to Pick an Immersion School

From cognitive skills to creativity, an immersion program can teach your child even more than a second language.

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Why Tahiti Is the Island You Need to Visit NOW

Tahiti is just a flight away a full of culture, delicious food and WATERFALLS like you’ve never seen before.

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15 Incredible Animal Encounters That Aren’t the Zoo

We’ve found amazing animal experiences for the whole family. Here’s what you need to know.

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Our Favorite Family-Friendly Farm Stays In & Around NYC

Are you looking for a chance to swap your New York City Slicker attire in favor of some overalls and mud boots? Gather the family and head to a nearby farm and experience some fresh air, fresh food, and a…

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Experience a Magical NYC Escape with Disney

Broadway musicals, theater workshops, behind-the-scenes VIP tours, backstage passes—experience this and so much more when you take a one-of-a-kind journey with Adventures by Disney to The City That Never Sleeps.

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Road Trip: Santa Ynez Valley

If your ideal vacation includes glamping, wine tasting and ostrich feeding, then the Santa Ynez Valley is your spot!

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Splashdown: The Best Aquariums in L.A.

Our favorite places for kids to get interactive with marine life in LA.

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The Very Best Zoos in the U.S.

Animal lovers will go wild over our list of the best zoos in America.

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Just Re-Opened: The Randall Museum

The day is finally here! The Randall Museum has re-opened its doors with even more hands-on art and science for everyone—free of charge!

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Go Wild! The Most Amazing Animal Encounters in San Diego

Hey party animals! Here’s where to horse around all over the city by roaring with lions, roaming with wolves and letting a tarantula perch on your head!

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7 Local Gifts Dads Will Love

From a day at the arcade to racing school, these local gifts will definitely beat out socks and a tie, any day.

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Come and Stay at Airbnb’s Denmark LEGO House

Here’s how you could win a stay at this ridiculously rad home.

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A Parent’s Ultimate Guide to The Wizarding World of Harry Potter

Are you mad for Harry? We went to the brand new Wizarding World of Harry Potter at Universal Studios Hollywood and scoped out every tip and trick that will make your family visit magical.

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The Ultimate Family Guide to Pasadena

More than just mensa members, college football and the Rose Parade, Pasadena is one of Southern California’s truly great cities for kids and families!

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How You & Your Kids Can Celebrate Shark Week Across the U.S.

From up close and personal shark encounters to shark-inspired desserts, here’s how you and your kid crew can ignite your inner sharks.

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The Strathmore’s Newest Art Exhibit: Major Colored Pencil Inspo

A new exhibit at the Strathmore proves that the colored pencil is a serious artist’s medium.

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LA Oompa Loompas: Experience How Chocolate Gets Made

There’s so much more to chocolate than unwrapping the foil. Get a peek (and taste) behind the scenes at these LA sweet spots!

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Your Kiddo and the Mast Brothers Chocolate Factory

No golden tickets required: you’re invited to tour (and taste) at this amazing new chocolate facotry

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