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Take your kids on a scavenger hunt hike in one of 11 cities this fall

The National Wildlife Federation (NWF), America's largest conservation organization, has announced the fourth annual Hike & Seek cities happening around the country this fall. Hike & Seek is a cross between a scavenger hunt and a 1-2 mile hike with live wildlife displays, activities and fun interactive stations along the trail. more
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Sonoma County hosting fantasy boot camp for wine and food enthusiasts

Sonoma County plays host to the ultimate fantasy boot camp for wine and food enthusiasts during the 2013 Sonoma County Grape Camp, September 23-25, 2013. Hosted every harvest season by the Sonoma County Winegrowers, Grape Camp provides hands-on experiences that will appeal to anyone who ever wondered how their favorite wine is created. more
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Take your kids to meet the beekeepers and honey in Maryland

On Saturday September 21, at the Patuxent Research Refuge, the Maryland State Beekeepers Association is celebrating the annual Maryland Honey Harvest Festival. With land between Washington, D.C. and Baltimore, families can gather to discover the busy world of bees and other native pollinators while enjoying arts and crafts, honey tastings, candle-making demonstrations, refuge habitat tram tours and more. more
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Take your kids to be a builder in Washington D.C. September 21

Be a builder for the day Saturday Sept. 21 in Washington DC at the free Big Build festival. Amateur builders young and old can discover what it’s like to build a brick wall, carve stone, and much more as they work side-by-side with designers, builders, and artisans demonstrating their skills. Meet plumbers, electricians, ironworkers, landscape architects, woodworkers, and experts in many other fields to learn about their professions and hobbies. more
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San Francisco Value Guide offers values to family travelers

The San Francisco Value Guide is a collection of 48 special offers and deals from hotels, restaurants, retailers, museums, tours, transportation and companies, which is available free at the San Francisco Visitor Center. more
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Fall special at Kennebunkport Resorts when staying midweek

Fall is in full swing and travelers can enjoy Maine’s foliage season with Three Nights For Two specials from the nine Kennebunkport Resort Collection properties when staying mid-week, between Sunday and Thursday evening, through October 24. more
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Wisconsin brewery tours for dads a good bet for fall family travel

A Wisconsin cheese and beer tour is the man’s equivalent of a wine tour in Napa, so plan a trip for Dad to visit one of state’s largest craft breweries! Milwaukee’s Lakefront Brewery is one of the city’s many locations for fantastic beer tasting and certainly one of the most highly-recommended. more
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New currency tool for international travelers from Travelex

Foreign exchange provider, Travelex, along with MasterCard and Access Prepaid, have developed a great new tool for international travelers. The new Multi-Currency Cash Passport Prepaid MasterCard is the first of its kind available in the U.S. and can carry up to five foreign currencies simultaneously more
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Raid on Fort Ticonderoga will be re-enacted 236 years later

An attack led by patriot Colonel John Brown, know as Brown’s Raid, will take British troops garrisoning Fort Ticonderoga by surprise (again) 236 years later. During the first living history weekend and battle re-enactment at Fort Ticonderoga in Ticonderoga, NY, historic interpreters and re-enactors from across the northeast will bring to life this little known 1777 action adventure story. more
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Family travelers can hunt scorpions at night in the desert near Las Vegas

If you’re in the Las Vegas area on a family vacation, get off-the-grid in nature by exploring the Nevada desert and the animals that inhabit it at night. Pahranagat National Wildlife Refuge, about a half hour north of the city, and Moapa Valley National Wildlife Refuge, about an hour northeast, are hosting night hike scorpion hunts. more
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