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Planning a Family-Friendly Vacation to The Outer Banks

The Outer Banks of North Carolina offers a host of family-friendly, fun and affordable vacation options. With all its attractions, shopping venues and great places to eat, the Kitty Hawk/Kill Devil Hills stretch of the OBX is the ideal vacation location for both young couples and families alike. Here is some information that will help you plan the perfect trip.

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5 Things To Do in Arch Cape, Oregon

In Arch Cape, Oregon, adventure and exploration reign. Hotels and vacation rentals are only minutes from the exciting things to do in this region. For example, staying with Starfish Vacation Rentals guarantees you close proximity to the beach and other attractions. The community is minutes away from beautiful beaches, scenic state parks, and popular seaside activities. Here are 5 things to do in Arch Cape. Continue reading “5 Things To Do in Arch Cape, Oregon” »

Tourist Things to Do in Maui

“Ohana means family, and family means that no one gets left behind, or forgotten.” The perfect place to celebrate Ohana is in Hawaii. Maui is in a unique location in Hawaii that offers activities that you can only do in that location. Millions of people dream about vacationing on a Hawaiian island. If you get the chance to travel to Maui, here is a touristy guide for your trip.

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Games to Pass the Time on a Train Journey

Train trips are great for a family. You can see places together that you’ve never visited before, but sometimes these places are far away so passing the time on a train ride should be fun. Parents are often looking for ways to keep their children occupied, but the game I-Spy has been used too much to distract younger kids. So instead, try some different games on a train journey as you await your arrival at your next destination. Continue reading “Games to Pass the Time on a Train Journey” »

Five Fall Events in North Myrtle Beach

When summer is gone, and all the fun of the summer festivals has disappeared, what do you do next? The answer isn’t too difficult to figure out–because when fall arrives, festivals take over again. It’s the perfect season to try new things, and enjoy the cool breeze of autumn. There’s the typical hometown favorite of apple festivals and spooky Halloween carnivals. Continue reading “Five Fall Events in North Myrtle Beach” »

Things to Bring on a Rail Vacation

Train rides are both fun and long experiences in which you might want to find ways to keep yourself occupied. If you’re traveling with children, this task is made even more difficult. There are some really simple things you can bring with your on a train ride. Whenever I take long train rides, I always make sure to pack some form of entainment–for me, that’s my tablet where I can watch TV or movies, or even browse the web. For others, it could be a book or a card game. Either way you look at it, you’ll want to make sure you bring the essentials for a lenghty ride on the railroad so you’re neither bored nor uncomfortable. Continue reading “Things to Bring on a Rail Vacation” »

Spook Yourself Silly in Knoxville

Are you thinking of new ways to entertain your children this Halloween? Do you want something new other than a costume party and knocking on neighbors’ houses for trick-or-treating? Head to Knoxville for their spooky events and have some memorable experiences that your children will remember forever—or at least until Christmas.

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