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It’s a Date! 7 Awesome Family Date Spots in DC

Hit the links, play video games or take in some culture with these family date ideas.

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Ahoy, Captain! Explore Chicago’s Waterways on a Family Boat Cruise

Hit Chicago’s waterways for a bit of adventure, history, architecture and great storytelling with one of these river and lake touring companies.

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Step INSIDE an Iconic Chicago Bridge

Pull the veil back on the magic of Chicago River’s iconic bridges with a visit to the McCormick Bridgehouse and Chicago River Museum.

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Just Reopened! The Wharf (It’s Back!)

Full of fun things to do, including heaps of restaurants, boutiques, games, and an amazing view, The Wharf is bringing new life to the Southwest Waterfront.

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5 Places to See Cherry Blossoms…Now

Set to start blooming by March 17, there isn’t much time to plan where to see the stunning cherry blossom trees.

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Dragons & Dim Sum: A Guide to Chinatown

Have you visited with your kids? Along with great eats, shops and photo opps, the Dragon Boat Races are nearly here. Get the scoop.

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Away We Go! Riding on the D.C. Water Taxi

Whether you’ve lived in D.C. for decades or just moved here last year, there’s no doubt that a cruise along the river is one of the coolest ways to see the sights.

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Amazing Animals of Mission Bay

Ready to go beyond the Zoo for animal encounters? Check out the amazing animals of Mission Bay!

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From Sidewalks to the Seashore: A Day Trip to Fire Island

Are you ready for a day at the beach now that summer is finally here? If a little adventure and sand between your toes sounds like a sweet escape, trade the concrete jungle for the beaches of Fire Island. One…

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DUMBO: A Magical Neighborhood Sans the Elephant

While it shares no relation to the floppy eared elephant, DUMBO (translation: down under the Manhattan Bridge overpass) is still a magical place to explore with kids. The cobble stone streets winding between hip shops, old warehouse buildings and restaurants…

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Where Baby Hipsters Reign Supreme

The jeans are getting even skinnier and smaller in Williamsburg—and that’s not just on dudes in bands. The neighborhood that was known for being a hipster hangout is slowly becoming a family destination, thanks to the recent influx of settling…

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Three Perfect Days in New York: Day 3

Day Three: Brooklyn
By day three you’ve been to Central Park, satisfied your sweet tooth at Serendipity’s and Dylan’s Candy Bar, and played tourist from Chelsea all the way to Grand Central Station. But, wait there’s more! Brooklyn, just a…

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Explore: Jack Block Park

Jack Block Park is an undiscovered slice of paradise for transportation buffs located on the West Seattle side of Harbor Island. The land is a Port of Seattle environmental reclamation project so there is no access to the beach, but…

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Explore: King County Water Taxi

Looking for a maritime adventure for you and your little sailors? Forget the long ferry rides—cool off on Puget Sound and catch expansive views on the Elliott Bay Water Taxi. It’s a great day trip for the family, with enough thrills to make it one kids will remember for years to come. Read more to learn about this nautical adventure.

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Got Kids? Seattle Families Have Tons of Things to Do, Rain or Shine

Seattle famlies have it good. When the weather is nice, there are limitless lakes, beaches and parks to explore. When the weather is lousy, the kid-friendly coffee shops, indoor play spaces and museums are bountiful and manage to keep the…

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