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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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To Stowe Vermont and elsewhere in snow country


I've forsaken the slopes today, as terrific as they are at the brand-new Spruce Peak base area at Stowe Mountain Resort. I'm snowshoeing at the nearby Trapp Family Lodge more
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To Oaxaca, Mexico


Oaxaca is in the southeastern part of Mexico and we've come here for a few days of cultural immersion after a week lazing on the beach more
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To the theater — in NYC and elsewhere


Despite the economy -- or maybe because of it -- there's no better time for families to check out The Great White Way more
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Planning a family reunion in tough times


I've met families who have gathered in Orlando and in the Galapagos Islands... celebrating 75th birthdays and 50th anniversaries, graduations, survival from serious illness and simple family togetherness more
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IT’S ABOUT THE MEMORIES!


Remember that the next time you're tempted to scold your impossible, uncooperative preschooler in the middle of Walt Disney World, peck away on your BlackBerry poolside, instead of jumping in and playing Marco Polo with the kids, or disown your teen who refuses to leave her hotel room, yet complains of being bored. more
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BUYING BOOKS FOR THE HOLIDAYS


Emily, who lives in a Portland, Oregon suburb, is miserable without a good book. Emily and her mom, Patti Zebrowski, were part of the group traveling with us in Costa Rica last summer and Emily was never without a book, even in the pool. I know how she feels. I can't think of anything worse than being stuck on a plane or in a hotel room without something to read. more
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Finding an affordable last minute holiday getaway


Finally, some good news for traveling families. If you thought the ever-worsening economy meant you should forgo a holiday or post-holiday getaway with the kids, think again. The reality is that this may be the year to travel. more
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Traveling greener


The kids hate when I nag them about getting up early or posing for next year's holiday card. But now I've got new motivation to nag, and I don't think my environmentally conscious gang will complain about -- traveling greener. If we turn out the lights when we leave home, why not in a hotel room, asks Herve Houdre, the general manager of the historic Willard Intercontinental Washington in Washington more
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Surviving the holiday travel crush while you are watching every penny


Another Thanksgiving weekend, we got back to Chicago with our crew after visiting the relatives to discover that the battery to our minivan was dead -- in the airport parking lot. We waited a long time that cold night for AAA. Isn't holiday travel with the kids fun? more
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Debunking Thanksgiving myths at Plimouth Plantation


There's no better place than Plimouth Plantation in Plymouth Massachusetts on a sunny fall day to debunk the myths of that first Thanksgiving and learn more about the adults and kids who lived here then. Just in November, some 70,000 people from around the world visit, some staying to dine with the Pilgrims. (Book early. The dinners, especially the traditional Thanksgiving Day feast, often sell out far in advance.) more
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