Squaw Valley, Tahoe: Five Family Favorites

January 27th, 2010 | by Jane Rytina 5 comments

Squaw Valley, California. Squaw Valley’s 4-000 acres is part of beautiful Lake Tahoe in California’s Sierra mountains. Visitors flock to Squaw for the snow in winter and heaps of outdoor fun in the summer. It is almost wicked to mention just five but if you find yourselves there, please include the following in your itinerary.

Written by Jane Rytina

Stamford, England: 5 Family Favorites

December 13th, 2009 | by Jane Rytina 2 comments

Stamford, England: 5 Family Favorites: Stamford, a small cobbled-street market town 100 miles north of London, has remained relatively untouched for the last 300 years. It is characterized by streets of timber-framed and stone buildings, with little shops tucked down back alleys

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London: 5 More Family Favorites

November 6th, 2009 | by Jane Rytina 5 comments

As a Londoner (now living in California), I take my kids every year to pay homage to this fabulous city. The list of favorites is never ending but here are five from our most recent trip.

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Paris: 5 More Family Favorites

October 22nd, 2009 | by Jane Rytina 6 comments

Every time I visit Paris, I am amazed about how untouched it seems. The glorious – and grandiose – architecture allows one to imagine Paris during the revolution or at the time of the Musketeers.

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SeaWorld, San Diego: 5 Family Favorites

September 23rd, 2009 | by Jamie Pearson 8 comments

On a recent trip to San Diego, my extended family and I visited SeaWorld San Diego as their guests. We spent over nine hours tromping around the park, stopping only when the sun went down and we became chilled in our whale-water soaked clothing.

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Phoenix: 5 Family Favorites

September 13th, 2009 | by Jody Mace 6 comments

In the Phoenix area for just three days, my son and I loved everything we did. We wish we had been there longer, because I’m sure that we’ve left fantastic things out, and we would have loved to discover more.

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Istanbul, Turkey: 5 Family Favorites

August 5th, 2009 | by travelsavvymom 12 comments

Istanbul is probably not the first destination that springs to mind when you think of family travel. And rightfully so.

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Mammoth Mountain: 5 Summer Family Favorites

July 9th, 2009 | by Shelly Rivoli 9 comments

As my friends can tell you, I’m no skier. While they pack their cars for Tahoe, I set my sites toward SoCal beaches and, of course, the equator.

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Toronto: 5 Family Favorites

July 2nd, 2009 | by Jamie Pearson 4 comments

Toronto is Canada’s most densely populated city, but it doesn’t feel that way. From the air it’s all green spaces and endless water.

Written by Jamie Pearson

Berlin: 5 Family Favorites

June 30th, 2009 | by Kayt Sukel 8 comments

This year is the 25th anniversary of the Berlin Wall’s demise and the city is popping with all kinds of great deals, events and nightlife.

Written by Kayt Sukel