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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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Travel Survey Reveals Kids’ Vacation Preferences


Ever wonder what your kids really want on family vacation? The Holiday Inn Resort brand has done the guesswork for you with its Kid Classified Campaign. more
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Montana Resort a Perfect Choice for Family Fun


Whether your family is looking for a little fun on the slopes or a relaxing vacation indoors, Big Sky Resort in Montana has it all. Snow sport enthusiasts will love skiing or snowboarding the mountain’s 250 runs and 9 terrain parks. more
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Philadelphia Debuts New Family Attractions


This year, Philadelphia steps up its tourist appeal with a variety of new exhibitions, attractions, public spaces, and more debuting throughout 2014. Take the kids to the Philadelphia Zoo this spring and try out the new outdoor trail system more
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Channel Your Inner Athlete with Olympic Experience Package


Enjoy luxurious accommodations and a full itinerary of outdoor fun with the Olympic Experience Package at Whiteface Lodge in Lake Placid, NY. Available through March 31, the package includes two 50-minute sports massages and two Olympic Sites Passports granting admission to popular local attractions. more
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Carnival Cruises Launch New Seuss at Sea Program


Carnival Cruise Lines is teaming up with Dr. Suess Enterprises to launch a special “Seuss at Sea” program debuting this February. more
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National Park Lodge Offers Winter Package


Plan a relaxing getaway with the Winter Escape Bed and Breakfast Package at Utah’s Zion Lodge now through March 20. The package includes overnight accommodations and breakfast for two. more
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Leading Travel Guide Announces New Top Destinations


It’s never too early to start planning your next family vacation. Get a head start on deciding where to go by checking out Lonely Planet’s recently published list of the Top 10 U.S. Destinations for 2014. This year’s list includes Boston (MA), the Jersey Shore (NJ), and Lana’i (HI). more
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Families Save on Accommodations with New Travel Site


Looking for a last-minute hotel room? Check out Roomer, a new website designed for travelers in search of great deals. The site connects travelers looking for rooms with people who need to cancel their reservations. more
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Kids Ski Free at Vermont Resort


Visit Vermont’s Woodstock Inn and Resort this winter where kids under 14 always ski free. The resort’s Ski Free program also includes free skiing for adults Monday through Friday at the resort’s private ski mountain or its Nordic Center. more
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Restaurant Week Returns to San Diego


Enjoy the best cuisine San Diego has to offer during the city’s 10th annual Restaurant Week, January 19-24. More than 180 restaurants will offer special three-course dinners for just $25, $35, or $45 per person. more
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