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Best Water Parks for Kids

Today's slides, rides and splashy kiddie zones are better than ever, so take a look at our 10 favorite water parks for families.

Best Water Park Rides

From water cannon-equipped pirate ships to water slides that let you race with friends, here are our 10 favorite water park rides.

Best US Aquariums by Region

Get up close and personal with astonishing marine life at these top aquariums across the US.

Cheap Family Weekend Getaways

Enjoy a cheap family getaway -- check out these great ideas for a fun family weekend trip that doesn't break the bank.

Your Family Travel Packing List

Keep your family on track with these family packing tips, perfect for whether you’re traveling to a secret beach or a waterpark, hopping on a plane or packing up for a road trip.

Guide to Visiting Disneyland

Disneyland Resort never fails to lift spirits --here's how to navigate the happiest place on Earth.

5 Great Ideas for Summer Family Adventure

The active family vacation means more play and connection, less boredom and complaints. Discover 5 great ideas for summer family adventures.

Budget-Friendly All-Inclusive Family Vacations

Enjoy a fun-filled -- and stress-free! -- family vacation with our picks for the most budget-friendly all-inclusive family vacations.

Surprising Destinations for Family Travel

These surprisingly family-friendly destinations will appeal to the whole family.

5 Tips for Family Travel

How to enjoy life's everyday moments on the road.

Summer Hull's Tips for Family Travel

What’s the best way to keep kids from driving each other (and you) crazy while on the road or in the air? Summer Hull, aka Mommy Points, shares her best tips.

America's Wildest Zoos

Lions, tigers and bears -- Oh, my! Take the family on a fun trip to visit one of the best zoos in the US, including the San Diego Zoo and the Bronx Zoo.

America's Top 5 Apple-Picking Farms

For many families, a trip to harvest apples at nearby farms has become a regular rite of autumn passage. Discover the top apple-picking farms that the whole family can enjoy.

Last-Chance Summer Deals

As the days of summer tick by, you may find yourself hoping to squeeze in one more family vacation before the kids go back to school. There’s still time to go -- for a good price.

Our Hosts' Favorite Field Trips

Our hosts share memories from their school days, including the trips and the teachers who inspired them.

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