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NY Hotel Offers Babymoon Package for Expecting Moms

Apr 27, 2014
The W Hotels of New York have teamed up with pregnancy expert Julia Beck to offer expecting moms the ultimate Babymoon package. Available through October 31

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A visit to see the biggest Budda in the world


Not just any giant Buddha but the Tian Tan Buddha, the world’s largest outdoor sitting Buddha — some 98 feet tall and weighing 250 tons, his humongous right hand raised to deliver a blessing to all. more
Destinations, Families & Groups, Weekly Column | 2 Comments


Getting out of your comfort zone is a good thing – just ask the kids


It’s no secret that the snowsports industry wants to encourage more minorities to hit the slopes. But that’s not easy with lift tickets costing over $90 at many places, not to mention all the gear that’s needed. (Even long underwear and the right socks can be expensive.) more
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Lower Manhattan is New York’s must-see destination


We’re talking about Lower Manhattan — specifically the area south of Chambers Street that’s surrounded by water on three sides. In 2011, a record 9.8 million tourists visited Lower Manhattan — 800,000 more than the previous year. more
Backyard Vacations, Destinations, Families & Groups, Travel Topics, Volunteer & Service, Weekly Column | comments


When you take the kids, you take what you can get!


When we suggest stopping for some soup, Mel sees her opening to leave us. “I have a PB&J in my pocket,” she says, “I want to keep skiing!” ...So much for family time. more
Destinations, Families & Groups, Lodging, Snow Vacations, Travel Diary, Travel Topics | 1 Comment


Timeout for some spa time in Beaver Creek, CO


Family ski trips can be a lot of work, especially for moms-all the schlepping, all the shopping for groceries and cooking. Certainly moms deserve some “me” time on ski trips and there’s no better place than a spa like this to enjoy that. more
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Back to the 19th Century at the historic Hotel Jerome


The glitterati of the day came from around the country for the opening on Thanksgiving eve 1889. The hot and cold running water, flush toilets and electric lights were the ultimate in luxury for a town used to icy outhouses and miner’s camps. more
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Fresh powder aplenty for First Tracks on Aspen Mountain


There are options for First Tracks every morning, but on Wednesdays for $25 you are treated to this sumptuous spread and then the chance to ski down the mountain any way you like, more
Destinations, Families & Groups, Lodging, Snow Vacations, Travel Diary, Travel Topics | 1 Comment


A trip down memory lane for a pair of ski bum brothers


Years ago, they drove 18 hours from Texas, staying in the cheapest place they could find, eating greasy burgers and paying just $25 for lift tickets. Now they're back in Aspen with their kids. more
Destinations, Families & Groups, Lodging, Snow Vacations, Weekly Column | 1 Comment


Snow-shoeing to a gourmet meal in the shadows of Aspen, CO


The highlight—after the snowshoe in the wilderness--is the food—Pine Creek Smoked trout, … Colorado elk bratwurst, a smoked trout melt on sourdough and buffalo tenderloin.. more
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Back to the Ice Age on Snowmass Mountain


Incredible! Just in the past two years Snowmass Mountain in Colorado, famous for its ski slopes, has become the site of one of the largest finds of Ice Age animals on the planet. more
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