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11 Airbnb Rentals for Your Summer Getaway

Ocean views, swimming pools, fire pits and game rooms—these Airbnbs have them all! You’ll love spending time as a family this spring break!

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Summer Vacation Plan: Book a Rad Vacation Rental with a Pool

There’s something about a vacation with a swimming pool that makes those snowy winter days feel like SO long ago.

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Pixar’s “Luca” Is the Summer’s Hottest Film & It’s Coming to Disney+

Catch the trailer for this sea-sational new Disney Pixar flick right now.

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Why I’m Dreaming of Family Travel This Year

“Savor the planning, inhabit the surprises, heal if you must, and journey on. Enjoy the entirety of your travels, and consider 2021 an opportunity for the most well researched you, ever. Whether in a summer sojourn, or the journey of life.”

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Here’s How You Can Rent Barbie’s IRL Airbnb Dreamhouse for $60

Celebrate the iconic doll’s 60th anniversary and rent an in-real-life version of her Malibu Dreamhouse.

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Where Can You Buy Luna Legend’s Playhouse? It’s Not Too Pricey & It’s Super Cute

You too can score a deal on playtime fun just like Chrissy Teigen.

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The South Sound’s Top 15 Playgrounds

From medieval castles, to nautical play structures and seaside swings, click through the gallery to discover the best playgrounds the South Sound has to offer.

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Make a Quick Escape to Seaside, Oregon

This kitschy beach town has been entertaining beach-goers for decades and for good reason. Find out why Seaside should be your next quick escape!

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Pixar Pier Will Bring Your Kid’s Favorite Characters to Life at California Adventure

Disney’s California Adventure is getting a Pixar makeover in 2018 and your kids are going to love it.

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Take a Spin on These Northwest Carousels

These carousels will have you and the kids twirling with delight. Read on to find out where you can find your next sweet ride.

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Freak Out! Reasons to Visit Coney Island This Summer

A certain coaster is celebrating a big birthday — and that’s just the tip of the summertime fun!

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How to Have a Blast with a Fireworks-Free Fourth

You and your clan can have a blast this Fourth of July without all the big booms.

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Bike, Boat & Bask in the Sunshine at Redondo Beach

Ditch your car in this beachside town where restaurants, fun and your hotel are all a quick bike ride away.

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The Country’s 10 Best Beaches for Families

Get a head start on your summer planning by checking out these top 10 beaches across the country that offer more than just life guards and bathrooms for families.

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It’s So Easy Being Green: 15 Earth Day Celebrations

Here are our favorite ways for little tree-huggers to celebrate Mother Nature in Los Angeles.

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Your Stayacation Awaits at the Hyatt Regency Mission Bay

Staycation at the Hyatt Regency Mission Bay perfect for little swimmers and family fun!

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Check Out Our Community’s Life On the Go in These Great Photos

From themes like “Morning” to “School” to “Outdoors”, we were blown away by our community’s life on the go. Scroll through the below submissions and you’ll soon realize how much fun your family can really have in one short day.

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Beer, Here!: New Summer Spots to Toss A Few Back

New (and big!) spaces to relax and cool off are popping up all over the city — and many are outside. See where we’re chilling this season!

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Cool Outings: The Country’s Most Scenic Ice Skating Rinks

Kick your ice skating experience up a notch with a visit to ice skating rinks that boast amazing scenic backdrops.

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Head to Morey’s Piers for Sun & Fun on the Jersey Shore

No Snookis here! Head to this seaside spot for a family-friendly escape!

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Summertime, And The Splash Spots Are Open

If you’re wondering what to do and how to keep cool for the long Memorial Day weekend (and the long summer) we’ve got two favorite spots you simply must visit.

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Shore Thing: A Parent’s Guide To Amelia Island

Summer seemed to slip by all too fast and you are finding yourself longing for one last dip in the ocean. Head down just over the state line into Florida to Amelia Island for a quick trip that is super…

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From Cannons to Shipwrecks: Adventure Awaits at Fort Stevens State Park

Some days, the local play structure or fountain park just doesn’t cut it. You need real adventure. The kind you might find manning a cannon, exploring a shipwreck, playing in the ocean or hiking and biking along a scenic bluff.…

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A Beach Getaway That’s Only An Hour Away

What comes to mind when we say, “kid-friendly beach town 70 miles from Portland?” If you’re thinking Seaside, you’re almost right. Just two miles north of Seaside lies a sleepy little beach town with just enough activity to keep everyone…

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Top of the World, Ma: Santa Monica’s Pacific Wheel

“I’m flying, like Peter Pan and Tinkerbell,” giggles the 5 year old next to you. That pinch of pixie dust sure worked, because suddenly you also feel like like you’ll never grow up.  And even prettier than the sites of…

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Camping for the City Kids

The kids are back in school, but it feels like summer just arrived. While we can’t transport you back to June, we can suggest a sweet outing that will make you feel like it’s still summer. Close enough for a…

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Have a Pet Playdate: Dog-Friendly Parks & Beaches in Los Angeles

The simmering season between July and September is referred to as the “dog days of summer” for a reason. Sure, temps may be rising, but summertime also gives kids home from school the perfect chance to bond with their pooch…

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Playland at the Conservatory of Flowers: Dazzling Miniature Displays for Kids

It’s hard to believe a seaside amusement park once existed in San Francisco’s West End, twirling carnival-goers on the Big Dipper and shooting them up on the Diving Bell. This legendary amusement park, Playland at the Beach, embodied the strange,…

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13 Ways to Have a Staycation in Portland This Fall

As the holidays approach, free time for the whole family to escape the house becomes nearly non-existent. We know that this busy time of year in Portland isn’t ideal for taking long trips, so we’ve come up with 13 fabulous…

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Surf’s Up

Summer is the perfect time to take a break with your girlfriends, and we’ve tracked down just the right opportunity for bonding and fun, fun, fun. Coastal, Seattle’s girl-power-centric clothing shop for active lifestyles at Alki Beach and University Village,…

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