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It’s prime time for travel, especially for families with kids who are on summer break from school. The sun, the beach, the pleasant evenings — there’s nothing better. Not to mention all the great summer festivals and events, from farmers markets to Fourth of July fireworks and parades.

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Sóller, Mallorca, Spain
Sóller, Mallorca, Spain

Sóller, Mallorca, Spain

"Nice #diving today. Great picture taken by my lovely colleague @spanish_mason #scubadiving #Soller #Mallorca #Spain #expatlife #travel #instatravel #ocean" -- @whereissanne 960 1280

  

Maya Bay, Phi Phi Ley Island, Thailand

Maya Bay, Phi Phi Ley Island, Thailand

"I jump you jump he jumps!" -- @criswerebe 960 1280

  

Big Sur, California

Big Sur, California

"BIXBY bridge. Big Sur Ca." -- @akirazoe 960 1280

  

Maui, Hawaii

Maui, Hawaii

"Missing #Maui #sunset #palmtrees #beach @beautifuldestinations #holiday #aloha #mahalo #sun #sand #sea #hula #islandgirl #paradise" -- @iamstephaniedawn 960 1280

  

Yellowstone National Park, Wyoming

Yellowstone National Park, Wyoming

"The thermal Springs at #Yellowstone are just incredible! #70dayroadtrip #travel #travelblogger #camping" -- @lifewith4boysblog 960 1280

  

Sintra, Lisbon, Portugal

Sintra, Lisbon, Portugal

"Deshi deshi basara basara" #rise #scary #sansvaca2014 #sintra #regalera" -- @therealdipti 960 1280

  

Pongara National Park, Gabon, Africa

Pongara National Park, Gabon, Africa

A peek at the latest post on The Becky Diaries sharing my adventure in Gabon #gabon #africa #traveldeeper #traveltuesday #beach #beckydiariestravel" -- @thebeckydiaries 960 1280

  

The Bahamas

The Bahamas

" I have to admit I'm majorly depressed our vacation is over #vacation #lighthouse #bahamas @norwegiancruiseline" -- @jacolynmurphydesigns 960 1280

  

Little Hickory Beach Park, Fort Myers, Florida

Little Hickory Beach Park, Fort Myers, Florida

"One of our favorite places to hang out. #LittleHickory #ShellKing" -- @TheShellKing 960 1280

  

Lake Huron, Ontario, Canada

Lake Huron, Ontario, Canada

"Clear Georgian Bay waters. #nature #travel #canada" -- @leenmath 960 1280

  

Kenai Fjords National Park, Seward, Alaska

Kenai Fjords National Park, Seward, Alaska

"This happened today annnd I drank from it. #glacierwater #lifesgreatestaccomplishments" -- @marksbucket 960 1280

  

Lake Powell, Utah

Lake Powell, Utah

"Living at risk is jumping off the cliff and building your wings on the way down. #gopro #besomebody#roadtrip #lakepowell #backflip #travel #explore #adventure #betheadventure #sunset #thegoodlife #exploremore" -- @con3081 960 1280

  

Honolulu, Hawaii

Honolulu, Hawaii

"Snorkel time. #oahu #hanaumabay #beach" -- @thefootballfamily 960 1280

  

Key West, Florida

Key West, Florida

"The sun doesn't go down it's just an illusion caused by the world spinning' around" -- @liket0tally 960 1280

  

Waimanalo Beach, Hawaii

Waimanalo Beach, Hawaii

"Waimanalo Beach Park Lookout Hawaii" -- @bing1206 960 1280

  

Multnomah Falls, Oregon

Multnomah Falls, Oregon

"Multnomah Falls #travel #summer2014" -- @nayaswanderlust 960 1280

  

Kenai Fjords National Park, Alaska

Kenai Fjords National Park, Alaska

"Kenai Fjords Alaskan Wildlife & Glacier Cruise #unforgettable #pureaslaskanwilderness #sewardalaska #kenaifjords" -- @marksbucket 960 1280

  

South Africa

South Africa

"classic africa #giraffe #pilanesberg #safari #wildlife #southafrica #visitsouthafrica #southafricaza #travel #adventures #gamedrive" -- @jsokua 960 1280

  

Boulder, Colorado

Boulder, Colorado

"Hiking the flatirons with my #1 adventure buddy @rskaplan93 #explorer #travelgram #boulder #hiking #colorado #solitude #quote" -- @jacecullen 960 1280

  

St. George, Utah

St. George, Utah

"Red Cliffs Hike #stgeorge #utah #hike #redrocks" -- @elabela1 960 1280

  

Lake Manyara, Tazania

Lake Manyara, Tazania

"#safari day 1 -- elephant family #babies #Tanzania #lakemanyara" -- @eajohnston87 960 1280

  

Prague, Czech Republic

Prague, Czech Republic

"First walk across the Charles Bridge in Prague.#amazing #architecture #bestoftheday #globe_travel #instadaily#noregrets #picoftheday#photooftheday #seetheworld #travel #travelgram #travelling#travelbrilliantly #travelphotography#tv_travel_landscape #worldplaces #worldinggram#whereitravel #prague #praha" -- @eachapman4 960 1280

  

Geilo, Norway

Geilo, Norway

"'The world is a looking-glass and gives back to every man the reflection of his own face. Frown at it and it will in turn look sourly upon you; laugh at it and with it and it is a jolly kind companion.' - W. Thackeray #quote #thinkexist" -- @drcpherrera 960 1280

  

The Himalayas, India

The Himalayas, India

"#mysummer in the #Himalayan #mountains of #India #nofilter" -- @rignam 960 1280

  

Caribbean

Caribbean

"Limestone Waterfall #tbt #landscape #travel #trinidad #caribbean #coast #art #instagood #greennature #thephotosociet #waterfall #paradise #photooftheday" -- @bsdlife 960 1280

  

Morocco

Morocco

"Throwback to the sunrise in the Sahara #nofilter #Morocco #Sahara #Africa #Jamal" -- @allicyn1 960 1280

  

Bikini Debut Makes History

Bikini Debut Makes History

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Timeless Treat

Timeless Treat

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1950s Aquaplane

1950s Aquaplane

Americans on vacation in the 1950s aquaplane over 30 miles per hour in San Diego, CA. 960 1280

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Beach Bombshell

Beach Bombshell

A 1950s woman on a sailboat applies sunscreen. 960 1280

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Vegas Pool Life in the ’50s

Vegas Pool Life in the ’50s

In the early 1950s, a Las Vegas hotel offers the ultimate pool experience -- cocktails and gambling in a swim-up casino bar. 960 1280

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Retro Hotel

Retro Hotel

A woman sits outside a hotel pool. 960 1280

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Summer Drive-Ins

Summer Drive-Ins

Two women in a vintage convertible drive past a sign advertising Hollywood's Olympic Drive-In Theatre in Los Angeles, CA, in 1951. 960 1280

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Vintage Coney Island

Vintage Coney Island

A bird’s eye view of tourists on the beach in Coney Island, NY. 960 1280

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Retro Paragon Park

Retro Paragon Park

A look back at Paragon Park, a small amusement park in Hull, MA, across from Nantasket Beach, in the 1950s. 960 1280

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Dive in to the 1950s

Dive in to the 1950s

A group of teenagers swim off a floating wooden dock with a diving board in Eel River, Garberville, CA. 960 1280

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Vintage Hawaii

Vintage Hawaii

A group of ‘60s surfers perform stunts in Hawaii. 960 1280

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Vintage Hamptons

Vintage Hamptons

Sunbathers on a beach near Southampton, NY, greet a trio of surfers pulled along the beach by an all-terrain vehicle in 1955. 960 1280

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Road Trip Throwback

Road Trip Throwback

RVs became an increasingly popular mode of transportation for road trips and long family vacations in the 1960s and 70s. 960 1280

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Kiddie Pool

Kiddie Pool

In 1971, a mother, father and teenage daughter all squeeze in a kiddie pool on a hot summer day. 960 1280

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Kiddie Pool

Kiddie Pool

In 1971, a mother, father and teenage daughter all squeeze in a kiddie pool on a hot summer day. 960 1280

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Atlantic City in the 20s

Atlantic City in the 20s

Circa 1920, beachgoers stand in front of a boat in Atlantic City, NJ. 960 1280

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